Ministry of Education is delighted to host the 34th IBO-2023 in the United Arab Emirates.

The Ministry of Education believes that education is the cornerstone of building an enabled community that can keep pace with the advancements of the world.
Over the past decades, the wise leadership of the country was keen on building an educational system that matches its counterparts in the advanced nations. It harnessed for this purpose all the required capabilities, in order to achieve the Country’s agenda and national vision in this regard. Sincere efforts have also been made to develop education and adopt the best systems that achieve high-quality education outputs, in order to achieve the future visions and aspirations of the Country’s wise leadership.

Ministry of Education Vision

Innovative education for a knowledge, pioneering, and global society 

Ministry of Education Mission

Develop an innovative Education System for a knowledge and global competitive society, that includes all age groups to meet future labor market demand, by ensuring quality of the Ministry of Education outputs, and provision of best services for internal and external customers 

Ministry of Education Strategic Objectives

  1. Ensure inclusive quality education including pre-school education.
  2. Achieve excellent leadership and educational efficiency.
  3. Ensure quality, efficiency and good governance of educational and institutional performance, including teaching methods.
  4. Ensure safe, conducive and challenging learning environments.
  5. Attract and prepare students to enroll in higher education internally and externally, in light of labor market needs.
  6. Strengthen the capacity for scientific research and innovation in accordance with the quality, efficiency and transparency standards.
  7. Provision of quality, efficient and transparent administrative services, in accordance with the quality, efficiency and transparency standards.
  8. Establish a culture of innovation in an institutional working environment.


United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) – the first comprehensive federal university in the United Arab Emirates. It was founded in 1976 by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan.

UAEU aspires to become a comprehensive, research-intensive university and currently enrolls approximately 14,200 Emirati and international students. As the UAE’s flagship university, UAEU offers a full range of accredited, high-quality graduate and undergraduate programs through nine Colleges: Business and Economics; Education; Engineering; Agriculture & Veterinary Medicine; Humanities and Social Sciences; IT; Law; Medicine and Health Sciences; and Science. With a distinguished international faculty, state-of-the art new campus, and full range of student support services, UAEU offers a living-learning environment that is unmatched in the UAE.

In its drive to achieve international research stature, UAEU works with its partners in industry to provide research solutions to challenges faced by the nation, the region, and the world. The university has established research centres of strategic importance to the country and the region that are advancing knowledge in critical areas such as water resources and cancer treatments.

UAEU is currently ranked #5 in the Arab World and #296 worldwide. UAEU’s academic programs have been developed in partnership with employers, so our graduates are in high demand. UAEU alumni hold key positions in industry, commerce, and government. Our continuing investments in facilities, services, and staff ensure that UAEU will continue to serve as a model of innovation and excellence.

Why do GCC students choose UAEU?

  1. Excellence in every aspect of the University
  2. International Recognition in QS Rankings
  3. Employability of our Graduates
  4. A Supportive Learning Environment
  5. A Vibrant Living Environment
  6. A Magnificent New Campus rich in facilities
  7. Cutting-Edge Research
  8. Community Outreach
  9. Choice of 52 Bachelor Degree Programs, 37 Master’s program and PhD

Closing Ceremony - 34th IBO 2023 UAE

Opening Ceremony - 34th IBO 2023 UAE