​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ABOUT SUC

 

 About SUC

Skyline University College was established under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, member of the UAE Supreme Council and the Ruler of Sharjah in 1990 in the heart of Sharjah, a city that has been recognized as a hub of education, culture and heritage by UNESCO. SUC is successful in its pursuit to offer high quality education and create awareness among students towards the needs of society. It is presently one of the leading Universities in the Northern Emirates.

Since its inception, Skyline University College has been training manpower in the field of Management Education, Travel & Tourism, Marketing, Human Resource, Information Systems, Strategic Management and Finance. The institution has identified Retail Marketing, Public Administration & e Governance as new areas for training the manpower required of these industry. SUC has carved out a name for itself in the local and international markets as a quality business education provider at a reasonable cost.

Over a period of time the University has carved a niche for itself in Business Management Education and training required for the industry. The programs offered by SUC are fully approved and accredited by Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE. (www.caa.ae).

SUC offers Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Travel & Tourism Management, Information Systems, International Business, Marketing and Retail Management, Finance and Public Administration & also Weekend BBA in International Business  SUC offers Master of Business Administration (MBA) Program, with emphasis in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, Strategic Management & Leadership and E-governance during weekdays and weekends. 

The state-of-the art infrastructure spread across 40 acres of land is well equipped to cater to the needs of the students in shaping up their future as young managerial workforce and prepare them to meet the challenges of today's world. The campus in the University City of Sharjah, situated on the border of Sharjah and Dubai, has well equipped and purpose built academic and administrative blocks, well-furnished Library and Computer Lab, Sports Centre which includes gymnasium, common room for students, international size floodlit cricket ground, football field and a covered basketball court, keeps the students engaged in sports activities.

The diversity in Skyline is embodied by students from 60 different nationalities, this is reflected in various colorful multi-cultural events from time to time and the sharing of multicultural views help in solving business and social problems SUC is conscious of Quality education and in this endeavor it improves its quality of programs by collecting regular feedback from industry experts and employers. The academic board conducts rigorous evaluation of curriculum and courses and suggests improvement in the programs so as to enable the students to acquire employable skills and competences suitable for the industry requirements. All the programs designed by SUC emphasizes on all-round personality development and inculcate the values of leadership and integrity.

To groom the students for successful careers PSDP programs are embedded in the curriculum and the students are trained towards developing their personality and imbibe the soft skills, values of leadership & integrity to tackle business and social problems. SUC also provides opportunity to its student to learn through organizing and conducting event & demonstrate knowledge skills and competence. To facilitate students learning SUC has well developed learning resources provided by a good collection of books, journal and databases in its library enabling students to learn through research.

The case study Centre is actively engaged in developing case studies relevant to the region to help the faculty members use them in the classroom environment. To deliver quality education, SUC has engaged full time faculty members from different nationalities with terminal degrees. Their experience and the international exposure bring the best out of the students from multi-cultural background. To council progression of the student SUC has well developed advising and feedback    mechanism to help the student & the university to continuously improve its performance.

SUC has included entrepreneurship courses in its curriculum, helping students to explore the challenges of entrepreneurship and be prepared to become an entrepreneur. SUC has an active Corporate Relations Office that facilitates industry interface with academics so that the industry experts can share their experiences with the students in the form of guest lectures and facilitates industry visits. The office also facilitates students to be placed as interns in the corporates thus providing exposure to industry work culture. It extends support for organizing interviews for job placement.

The Institution has articulation agreements with various Colleges/Universities in Canada, UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, India, Pakistan etc., which facilitates the students to get transferred for further studies. SUC has professional relationships with IATA-UFTAA, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH), Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA), the only university in UAE to be the Gold Status approved Learning provider), Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) and the World Tourism Organization (WTO).

SUC has its international marketing & admission offices in Nigeria, Pakistan, Tajikistan & Kazakhstan.

 Vision, Mission, Goals & Objectives

Vision

Skyline envisions to be a globally renowned university that nurtures the spirit of innovation and creativity towards building a knowledge based society.

Mission

The Mission of Skyline University College (SUC) is to impart knowledge, develop professional skills and inculcate values at higher education level, enabling students of diverse background to achieve their academic goals and develop overall personality to become effective and socially responsible professionals in a dynamic global environment. In pursuing this mission SUC focuses on innovative and creative approaches in all areas of education, research, consultancy & community services and empowering SUC employees as core members of the learning community facilitating their growth and development.

Goals and Objectives
Institutional Goals

To continue to serve with dedication in the field of higher education to meet the changing needs of the society and develop responsible individuals without discrimination following ethical practices.


Institutional Objectives

  1. Committed to serve with dedication in the field of higher education, and prepare students to contribute to the betterment of the society.
  2. To offer quality education to a diverse student body globally, irrespective of race, color, gender, religion, physical disabilities and age.
  3. To expand its higher education programs as per the needs of dynamic global environment.
  4. To develop and maintain significant networks between SUC, alumni and industry.
  5. To continue to maintain meaningful relationship with the community through socially responsible activities.
  6. To continue to pursue ethical conduct and high order of integrity in all spheres of institutional functions.

Students Goals

To equip students with knowledge, skills and competencies capable of building lifelong career and creatively contribute to the betterment of business and society.


Student Objectives

  1. To orient the students with knowledge through under graduate and post graduate programs thereby grooming them for suitable career opportunities nationally, regionally and globally.
  2. To equip students with creative and entrepreneurial skills suitable for life long career building.
  3. To integrate general education at the under graduate level programs.
  4. To enhance higher order skills in problem solving, leadership, analysis and decision making among post graduate program students.
  5. To develop complete personality of the student through quality education and extra-curricular activities that will enable them to serve society optimally.


Employees Goals

To engage competent employees and ensure their welfare and facilitate development.


Employee Objectives

  1. To provide facilities that enhance long term SUC employee welfare, satisfaction and growth.
  2. To facilitate conducive research and consultancy environment for faculty to pursue scholarly activities.
  3. To conduct various faculty and staff development programs in order to prepare them to meet challenges posed by the dynamic global environment.

 Articulations & MoU's

​​​​S.No. UNIVERSITY COUNTRY TYPE
1 The American University, Girne Cyprus Articulation
2 American International University Bangladesh Articulation
3 ECMIT UAE Articulation
4 Canterbury Christ Church University UK Articulation
5 Dublin Business School Ireland MOU
6 The University Of Findlay Ohio, USA MOU
7 Sheridan College - Institute Of Technology & Advance Learning Ontario, Canada MOU
8 The London Graduate School Canada MOU
9 Eastern Mediterranean University Cyprus MOU
10 Niagara College Canada MOU
11 Yarmouk University Jordan MOU
12 University of Central Punjab Lahore, Pakistan MOU
13 Jinan University China MOU
14 University of Economy Poland MOU
15 Highfield College UK MOU
16 IM Sciences Pakistan MOU
17 Northwest University Nigeria MOU
18 Kano State Polytechnic [KSP] Nigeria MOU
19 Imperial College of Business Studies Pakistan MOU
20 International Management Institute Switzerland MOU
21 Institute of Business & Technology Pakistan MOU
22 Nirma University India MOU
23 Africa Technical University College Ghana, Africa MOU
24 Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Kumasi, Ghana MOU


The Institution has articulation agreements with various Colleges/Universities in Canada, UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, Ireland, India, Pakistan etc., which facilitates the students to get transferred for further studies.

SUC also maintains professional relationships with IATA-UFTAA, Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP), Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH), Association of Chartered Certified Accountant (ACCA) and the World Tourism Organization (WTO). ​

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