RIT Dubai Accredited by The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHESR) in UAE for All Bachelors' and Masters' Programs.
Academic programs offered at RIT Dubai are the same as those offered on the RIT campus in Rochester, New York. Students should expect the same high quality education, and will earn the same degree as our students studying at the RIT campus in Rochester, New York. The degree you will earn from RIT Dubai is a fully recognized university degree from RIT, and has the same value as a degree earned by studying on the RIT campus.
RIT is chartered by the New York state legislature and accredited by:
The Commission on Higher Education
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
3624 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
New York State Education Department
Office of College and University Evaluation
5 North Mezzanine
Albany, NY 12234
In addition to institutional accreditation, the programs in business are accredited by the Association of Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The undergraduate engineering program curricula in Dubai have been designed to be equivalent to the engineering programs in Rochester, NY which are accredited by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET), the internationally recognized accreditor of engineering programs. The undergraduate engineering degree programs in Dubai will undergo accreditation by ABET, which allows accreditation once the first cohort of students have graduated.
RIT Dubai is Licensed & Accredited by:
Knowledge and Human Development Authority
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.