By Rafiq Vayani
DUBAI: Emirates Aviation University is offering live 1-2-1 consultations where prospective students and their parents can meet with the university admissions team and faculty members for advice and guidance on multiples subjects.
EAU team will give prospective students detailed information about the application process, programmes and courses, accommodation and fees so that they are able to make informed decisions about their future.
In light of the Covid-19 pandemic, keeping in mind health and safety regulations, EAU has moved students’ activities and events online. More than 350 students recently joined 13 virtual open days hosted by Emirates Aviation University from 2 June to 25 August. The university provided prospective students and their parents insight into the wide variety of courses on offer and answered their different questions.
“Open days are an ideal opportunity for prospective students and their parents to find out more about the University, programmes, facilities and accommodation. COVID-19 pandemic made us explore new ways to stay in contact with our existing students and introduce new students to our programmes. Virtual Open Days have been a great success and we’re looking forward to welcoming interested students to our live 1-2-1 consultations,” said Dr. Ahmad Al Ali, Vice-Chancellor of Emirates Aviation University.
The Fall semester starts on 6 September, with induction days for new students being held on 2-3 September. Placing the health and wellbeing of students and staff as top priority, Emirates Aviation University follows all official guidance from the UAE government and the Ministry of Education. All lectures and theory classes will be delivered online until further notice. Only practical classes, workshops, labs, and examinations will continue to be conducted on-campus with strict health measures in place.
Emirates Aviation University also offers a student study package, offering financial benefits and support to students. The package includes 20% savings on costs for university accommodation, 15% discount on programme fees, as well as a waiver for the registration fee. UAE residents enrolling as new students in a full-time undergraduate bachelor degree programme, and UAE residents already registered as an existing students in a full-time programme for a minimum duration of one year can benefit from this generous package. More information on: https://www.eau.ac.ae/en/admissions/new-student-study-packages/
In recognition of their contributions, Emirates Aviation University is also offering healthcare workers and their immediate family members a special 30% scholarship on all programmes starting September 2020. They can apply for this scholarship online, and submit proof of identification or letter from their workplace.