Academic Support Center

Academic skills support for your success 

Located in Room 227

Center Coordinator: Dr. Lina Almarestani <

The mission of the ASC Support Center at RIT Dubai is to assist and empower students to achieve academic success. 



At the Academic Support Center, we assist students in developing the academic skills necessary for them to become engaged and independent.

The center is open daily during the work week from 8 AM to 5 PM. A tutor can help you when you have questions. Use the posted schedule to see available tutors or schedule an appointment.

  • Relaxed and friendly study space.
  • No appointment necessary.
  • Free one-on-one tutoring is available to all undergraduate students.

We can help with the following courses:

  • College Algebra
  • Precalculus
  • Calculus I, II
  • Differential Equations
  • College Physics I, II
  • University Physics I, II
  • Circuits I
  • English/TOEFL
  • French
  • Spanish

Get the most of your University experience!

Do not procrastinate.  Come early and regularly

Work in groups and discuss material taught in class

Try to work out the problem before asking for help

Follow these links for additional Tutoring Resources: 

Math Support & Study Resources

English Support & Study Resources



Subject Being Taught

Day & Time Availability

Mujtaba Khan

Precalculus and Calculus I

MW 9-11.30

Moosa Zahid

College Algebra, Pre Calculus, Calculus I and Microeconomics

M 1-3, W 1.30-3, R 3-4

K Bkasker

 College algebra, Pre calculus, Calculus I

U 10-12, 1-6 T 10-12, 1-2

George Al Mekha

Introduction to Arabic, pre-calculus and pre-physics

U 3-5, M 11-12/1-2/4-5


Preuniversity Physics

UT 11-12; M 9-10; R 11-1

fatma el zahraa

Calculus I & II and EE Practicum

UTR 12-1.30

Dr.Ian Peterkin

Writing Seminar (and writing courses)

UTR 9.50-11.50

Dr.Jonathon Penny

English Literature and Academic Writing

MW  12.30-2.30, TR 8.30-9.30

Dr.Lamia Kebir

French,EE practicum

UR 11-11.50; W 11-11.50/ 12.30-1.30

Dr. Khalid Khawaja

Computer Programming

M 1-2

Dr. Mejda Bahlous

Corporate Finance FINC220 + Other Finance courses

UTR 10-12, MW 12-1