Dean Speech

Dear Business Administration Aspirants,
 
It is with great pleasure we welcome you to College of Business Administration (COBA), Umm Al Quwain University. 
 
Considering the importance of technically competent, professionally qualified, trained professionals as the need of the vast growing business segment, UAQU started College of Business Administration (COBA) to train professionals as per the need of the nation. Now the College is all set to establish as one of the major institute in the Emirates catering to a wider segment of the population, providing an atmosphere of excellence in learning. The college is at present providing Business Administration Major in the areas of Accounting, Finance and Banking, Real Estate Development and Investment. The College is awaiting approval from the ministry for a new major in the area of Human Resources Management (HRM).
 
The college has one of the inspiring learning atmosphere that fosters personal growth, develops knowledge, and leads to success and distinction. Our congenial community of highly experienced faculty is the resource and strength that motivate students in parallel with supportive administrative staff to build creative thinkers, operative specialists, and responsible individuals. Besides, we are committed to provide excellence in teaching and learning to help our students recognize their full potential and meet the ever-growing demand for qualified professionals in the fields of their specialization. 
 
All our programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education, and that the number of students joining our graduate programs has been constantly increasing.
 
College of Business Administration is privileged to locate in the heart of the Umm Al Quwain University campus. COBA is well equipped with classes, labs, auditoriums, etc., which maintains a friendly environment that inspires students to exchange and boost their learning proficiencies. Our students as well enjoy easy access to stationery shops, cafeterias, restaurants, gymnasiums, sports complexes, and other recreational facilities.
 
Our goal is to provide one of the best learning experience to our valuable students in the different majors to become outstanding contributors to the UAE community. This experience is further enriched by the amble opportunities for nearby cooperation between COBA and other colleges of the Umm Al Quwain University on the one hand, and the broader community on the other. 
 
University is establishing Business Incubator Centers, Case Research Centre, Industry Institution Interaction Project, International Faculty and student exchange program, Career Counseling and Placement Guidance Centre as the nest stage of development.
 
We are very happy to provide excellent support to each and every aspirant of Business Management to make them ready to take up any business management challenges in a global business environment. 
 
Once again, thank you for your interest in College of Business Administration. It is an exciting field with many possibilities. We hope to see you here in your studies at Umm Al-Quwain University.
 
Dr. Mahesh R. Pillai