About us

Overview

Preston University-Ajman operates as Branch Campus and provides an opportunity for students to earn a degree recognized by the Higher Education Commission of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, while studying and completing the program entirely in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
 
 

Legal Status

With the kind approval under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates and the Ruler of Ajman, Preston University, Ajman is licensed by Ajman Free Zone Authorities; Government of Ajman.
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Mission Statement

The mission of Preston University is to offer high-quality educational programs that give students the opportunity to reach their individual academic goals.

To accomplish this mission, the University:
  • Offers specialized coursework in a variety of disciplines
  • Establishes a highly individualized, student-centered learning environment that incorporates both traditional and innovative instructional techniques
  • Designs highly-flexible programs that involve directed coursework together with supervised study and research
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Degree Program Goals

Preston University offers degree programs which provide students with the opportunity to obtain a top-quality education in an environment engineered to foster the skills, knowledge, behaviors, and predispositions which will yield significant dividends to its graduates and the societies in which they are prepared to serve. In short, we strive to prepare our students for three essential facets of life: What they are expected to KNOW, THINK ABOUT, and BE ABLE TO DO by the time of graduation and beyond.
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Degree Affiliation

Preston University, Ajman, UAE, is fully- accredited and recognized by the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Government of Pakistan. Students who fulfill all requirements of a degree program at Preston University, Ajman, receive their degrees and transcripts from Preston University Kohat, Pakistan.
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Facilities

The Preston-Ajman campus has extensive academic facilities which include classrooms, computer laboratories, a library, abundant workspace for faculty and administrative staff members, plus common areas for students, along with a cafeteria.

All classrooms and workspaces are air-conditioned. The latest audiovisual equipment, including video and slide projectors, is available for faculty and student use.


Library Resources
The University Library contains the latest editions of leading textbooks, periodicals, reference materials, and daily newspapers, along with a dedicated, knowledgeable staff readily available to assist students, faculty, and other users.  New books and periodicals are continuously added to the library collection.

Computer workstations are available for all library users for the conduct of various activities, including internet research, electronic mail management, e-Book reading, and word processing.

The Islamic Studies and Fashion Design Departments also maintain libraries which contain reference materials and resources for their respective disciplines.

Students receive library cards which allow them to borrow books and other resources available for loan from the library whenever required.

All authorized users are encouraged to take advantage of the many library resources and services available for research and other academic activities.










Computer Resources

The University has four computer laboratories equipped with the latest microcomputer, workstation, and server technologies to enhance learning outcomes in any field of study.

The highly knowledgeable and dedicated IT staff members provide effective support for all University computing activities and is available for assistance whenever needed.









Transportation Services

The University offers transportation services for all students at a most reasonable cost.  Round-trip transportation is available for both the morning and evening class sessions. The service area includes Al Ain, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm Al Quwain. Contact the University Administration for further details.










IT Services

Our primary objective is to maintain the information and data infrastructure for Preston University-Ajman. This includes local and wide-area networks (LAN/WAN), audio and video, internet and intranet security, digital authentication and legal coverage to secure IT-related facilities.
We supervise the Network Services Section and are responsible for fulfilling the computer processing and IT-related needs of all the constituent units, academic departments, administrative staff, and students at the University. We also maintain the computer labs for use by the Business Administration, English, Fashion Design, Interior Design, and IT departments. The network administrators, technicians, and other lab staff work hard to ensure everything stays "up-and-running".
All University faculty, staff, and students are most welcome to give us their bright ideas to help us improve our services.

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