About Us

To lead the University in implementing its strategic objectives and achieving its vision.

Advance the University's mission through its main three interrelated and streamlined units.

Strategic Planning:  Ensure that University strategic and operational plans are aligned with the University visions, mission, and strategic objectives, as well as-with the internal and external compliance requirements; measure and report performance, and suggest action plans based on past and current performance and future initiatives; promote a culture of Excellence, Innovation, Public Productivity, Risk Management and Future Shaping.

Institutional Research: Serve as University’s formal and centralized repository of information and reports, and assist in conducting surveys and future forecasting.

Quality Assurance: Provide guidance and support to the University, colleges, and academic units to receive and maintain accreditation and achieve institutional educational quality.


1. Manages-tasks and services that directly contribute to support decision-making processes.

2. Assess institutional effectiveness through the preparation, implementation and review of the outcomes of strategic and operational plans of Zayed University.

3. Ensure compliance with the federal government requirements and the emerging needs and challenges facing higher education.

4. Ensure that the University’s policies and procedures are aligned with the University’s plans and objectives, and in harmony with the internal and external requirements.

5. Ensure the provision of information and institutional data and reports with transparency.

6. Identify and evaluate the risks that could impede the implementation of the University’s strategic plan at the required efficiency level. 


We strive for excellence in all we do.  We continuously work to improve our performance, products, and services.  We create a progressive environment where excellence flourishes.

We rely on facts.  We make informed decisions based on a shared understanding of the facts, context, and research.  We use facts to guide our direction and strategies.

We collaborate for success with all stakeholders.  We effectively communicate, using partnerships, teamwork, and strategic thinking.

We believe that nothing is more important than our reputation, and behaving with the highest levels of integrity is fundamental to who we are.  We demonstrate a strong commitment to sustainable, responsible business practices.

We value our staff for their contributions in the field of innovation, and advancing the University services with their ideas and suggestions.