Dubai, June 29, 2014
Synergy University Dubai announced it has joined SAP’s global University Alliances Program (UAP). In the bid to find strong business partners for the up-coming Bachelor of Science in Information Systems and Technology Program, the University has strategically aligned its interests with SAP’s UAP program.
As a global initiative with more than 1,400 member institutions in over 80 countries, the SAP (UAP) program aims at shaping the future of higher education as it promotes a practical and future-oriented education by providing access to the latest SAP technologies to over 8,000 lecturers and more than 1.4 million students worldwide. The program supports universities and vocational schools to actively integrate SAP software into their teaching.
“Welcoming Synergy University Dubai into our University Alliances Program demonstrates our commitment to developing talented youth in Dubai, which has become a global hub for talent. By partnering with Synergy University Dubai, we will leverage technology to drive educational innovation, identify emerging leaders, and make a positive impact on the region’s job market for years to come” said Marita Mitschein – SVP, Managing Director – SAP Training & Development Institute.
By joining the University Alliances Program, Synergy University’s students will be given exclusive access to SAP’s business solutions to use in the classroom, experience first-hand how organizations operate, and how integrated systems can make them more efficient, productive, and profitable. Through the partnership, students will also gain access to the SAP Business Suite family of solutions, including SAP Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP). The comprehensive business software suite supports business, engineering and information technology programs, and enables students to put classroom theory into practice through demonstrations, problem solving exercises, case studies, and research programs.
Having not only a very strong IT faculty, but also being the largest and most innovative University in Russia with a premier focus on business, which is especially evident through the flagship MBA programs: MBA Women’s Leadership and Executive MBA Leadership & Strategy, both undergraduate and postgraduate students at Dubai Campus will benefit immensely from this partnership though learning experiences and enriched job opportunities after graduation.
Synergy University Dubai Campus is located in Jumeirah Lakes Towers and is governed through Dubai Multi Commodities Center Authority (DMCC). Furthermore, it is licensed by Dubai Government’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) and internationally recognized through various accreditations, most notable of them being the Association of MBAs (AMBA) from the UK.
Mr Uros Bizjak
Synergy University Dubai
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