Accreditations demonstrate our university's commitment to develop and sustain high standards of quality and effectiveness. Accrediting, or reviewing, bodies follow strict processes. Each are unique in their requirements but generally consider standards of teaching and learning, improving educational effectiveness through on going research and feedback, using data to inform decision making, planning and improvement and developing systems and processes which ensure institutional rigour.

We’ve been accredited and recognised by these top institutions.

WASC Senior College and University Commission

WASC is a regional accrediting agency that serves a diverse membership of both public and private higher institutions throughout Hawaii, the Pacific, California and a few institutions outside of the United States. Amity University Dubai was the first private university in the UAE to receive an accreditation from WASC.

The Quality Assurance Agency

The Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) safeguard standards and improves the quality of UK higher education wherever it is delivered around the world. They check that students working towards a UK qualification get the higher education they are entitled to expect. Amity University Dubai was the first university to be successfully reviewed in the UAE.

Knowledge and Human Development Authority

The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) is responsible for the development, growth and overall quality of private education in Dubai. Their purpose is to support schools, universities, parents, educators, students, investors and government partners in an effort to create an education sector of the highest quality standards, that’s also focused on happiness and wellbeing. The Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) conducted their first ranking for branch universities in Dubai in 2019. Amity University Dubai received a 5 star ranking in a range of core categories including teaching, facilities, innovation, programme strength and more. 

University Grants Commission (UGC)

Amity Universities and the degrees awarded by us are recognised by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) assesses and accredits higher education institutions in India as an autonomous body funded by the University Grants Commission. Amity University Dubai is proudly rated A+.

Many of our courses are also accredited by relevant organisations
  • International Assembly for Collegiate Business Education (IACBE) for all Management Programmes
  • ACI approval for Architecture programme by Council of Architecture
  • Bar Council of India (BCI) approval for Law programmes
  • TedQual Certification System for Hospitality and Tourism programmes
  • Amity University Dubai is a Corporate Partner Member with the Royal Aeronautical Society, UK.
  • IET accreditation for our Computer Science, Telecommunication, Nanotechnology and Aerospace programmes
  • Amity University Dubai recently became the first University to have received the Dubai Human Development Appreciation Award (DHDAA) and the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award (DQAA), with a 4-star rating in Dubai Quality Global Award.
  • Amity University Dubai's Incubation Centre is a certified Incubator under Dubai SME.
  • Amity University Dubai received the Sheikh Khalifa Excellence Award (SKEA) in 2020, under the Education category. 

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