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The new campus's 700,000 sq ft (65,000 sq m) space is set to accommodate a total of 5,000 students at full capacity and will be the largest academic development in DIAC.
However, when reminded that the DIAC, where the campaign would run for two days before moving on to other universities, is not very well connected with public transport -- as only bus route 365 connects the area with Rashidiya metro station -- Al Dossari said: "We're carrying out surveys and are planning to come up with a number of routes that will connect the DIAC with different areas of the city starting from next year.
Dr Ayoub Kazim, executive director for DIAC, said: "We went through the process of obtaining LEED certification for our Phase-3 campus last year and have noticed a remarkable difference in the overall atmosphere of working in a energy and water efficient building.
Through their participation at CIEET, the DIAC team worked on rectifying a common misperception among Chinese students that the spoken and teaching language in Dubai was Arabic, and hence Chinese students feared that they will not be able to study in Dubai.
They discussed areas of potential collaboration, particularly with institutions which have campuses in both Malaysia and the UAE, as well as the journey of DKV and DIAC since their initial inception in 2003 till present day, highlighting their growth and success over the years.
During the first half of this year, DIAC registered 206 arbitration cases, compared to 186 in the first half of 2010, an increase of 10.
Similar to him, a lot of students from these areas, including Sharjah, are studying in universities at DIAC.
Held across both education communities, the event runs from 20 to 22 February in DIAC and 26 to 28 February in DKP.
Summary: New varsity all set to welcome first batch of students at DIAC campus
DIAC is an international education hub for 25 other institutions, including the Dubai campus of Scotland's Heriot-Watt University.
DIAC originally commenced operations in 2007 with 9,480 students, with the purpose of developing the regions talent pool and helping to advance a knowledge-based economy in the UAE.
On 20 September 2016, the DIFC Dispute Resolution Authority (DRA), a body that administers dispute resolution within the DIFC, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with DIAC, an institution that provides dispute resolution and commercial arbitration services in Dubai, which is to facilitate the recognition, ratification and enforcement of DIAC arbitral awards in the DIFC.