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UOBD Mission

The University of Balamand in Dubai (UOBD) is an institution of higher education that draws on the values of openness, understanding, tolerance, and inquiry. Based on the American system of higher education, the core curricula build on the rich multicultural environment of Dubai to generate graduates cognizant of the values inherent in world cultures. UOBD is dedicated to creating and communicating knowledge. It educates men and women to be successful in their chosen careers, active citizens in their societies, generous in their service to others and reflective lifelong learners. The University is committed to excellence in teaching, to rigorous research, and concern for the public good, within a context of inter-disciplinary openness and skills development. UOBD is committed to the socio-economic development of the region by engaging the community and supporting the initiatives of its faculty, students, and staff.
UOBD’s vision is to be identified as a leader in Higher Education, not only in UAE but also in the region. 
We aim for excellence through the offering of internationally recognized academic programs focusing on the needs of the regional landscape and its socio-economic development.