Dubai is a city and emirate in the United Arab Emirates known for luxury shopping, ultramodern architecture and a lively nightlife scene. Burj Khalifa, an 830m-tall tower, dominates the skyscraper-filled skyline. At its foot lies Dubai Fountain, with jets and lights choreographed to music. On artificial islands just offshore is Atlantis, The Palm, a resort with water and marine-animal parks.
Why Study in Dubai ?
Dubai is one of the latest addition to the list of foreign destinations among Indian students. Factors like good infrastructure, warm and hospitable people, affordable tuition costs are some of the reasons that lure Indian students to Dubai.
Dubai is truly cosmopolitan. It’s one the fastest growing economy in the world and hence offers plethora of opportunities for career-growth.
Learning is comparatively cheaper because of the education policies of Dubai. One would spend double the amount for the same learning else where than here.
Beyond being an international business center, Dubai attracts masses of tourists due to its shopping festivals all year through. This makes it ideal for studying subjects related to hotel management, tourism as well as business.
Due to vast development activities especially in the area of infrastructure, trade and commerce, the possibilities of finding on job training as well as full time jobs are endless.
The UAE is hospitable, Secure and caring.
Entertainment is endless here. It is also called the city of events and all the world's best musicians, theaters and performers come here to entertainment.
The city has a strong service-driven economy, offering every business amenity from banking to telecommunications. International trading and industrialization are encouraged by the provision of seaports and specialist freetrade zones. Recent projects, such as Dubai Media City and Dubai Internet City, are bringing 21st century technology and communication to Dubai in the world's first Free Zone dedicated to e-business.
The landscape beyond the city ranges from desert to sea and provides a variety of opportunities for sports and recreation. In your free time you can sail, golf, water ski, scuba dive or dune drive. Restaurants cover everything from coffee shops to fine dining, with the nightlife being equally varied.
The cosmopolitan culture itself is a great platform for a learner to know the social-etiquettes that are necessary in today's world.
Dubai has a tropical desert climate, Köppen classification Bwh, because of its location within the Northern desert belt.
Summers are extremely hot and humid, with an average high around 41 °C (106 °F) and overnight lows around 31 °C (88 °F).
Most days are sunny throughout the year. Winters are warm and short with an average high of 26 °C (79 °F) and overnight lows of 17 °C (63 °F).
Precipitation, however, has been increasing in the last few decades with accumulated rain reaching 150 mm (5.91 in) per year.
The weather in Dubai can bring short and irregular rainfall as is typical for the Middle East. Most of the rainfall occurs in the December to March period.
The weather between December and March remains warm and is considered to be the most comfortable climatic conditions of the year.
Travel & Transportation
- Buses, rail, watercraft and metro are the easiest travel methods in the city
- Affordable rail and bus transportation between the different states
- Student fares are available