Abu Dhabi University begins $10.2m expansion plans
The upgrade will feature 12 classrooms, 110 faculty and staff offices, meeting rooms and multi-purpose rooms fitted with state-of-the-art equipment
Construction work worth $10.2m (AED37.75m) has begun to enhance Abu Dhabi University’s facilities, with the addition of 30 labs furnished with the latest scientific equipment.
The upgrade to the campus will also feature 12 classrooms, 110 faculty and staff offices, meeting rooms and multi-purpose rooms that are fitted with state-of-the-art equipment.
Ali Saeed Bin Harmal Al Daheri, chairman of Abu Dhabi University’s executive board said the investment in the Abu Dhabi campus will help strenghten the university's stature of academic excellence.
He said: "This will benefit more than 6,000 undergraduate students enrolled in our programmes."
The university campus upgrade is expected to be completed by August 2016.
The new educational facilities spread over an area of 9,200sq m will complement the university's mission of receiving international academic accreditation for all its undergraduate and postgraduate programmes from world-renowned accreditation bodies.