SKILL DEVELOPMENT

  • Smart city university

    Q4, 2018

    Smart City University will revolutionize the way we learn in the 21st century by allowing individuals to gain educational certification credits from everyday learning experiences such as work projects, conference attendance, reading materials, workshops and more.

    This blockchain-based platform will position Dubai as a global center for new advanced learning models of education and skills development. It will also have a global reach through enabling people anywhere to build their own educational paths towards the future economy.

  • Master in City Science

    September 2018 – January 2019

    This program has been created for thought-leaders who are fascinated by the fast-developing and extremely exciting area of city science and smart cities. It is particularly suited for those who are in, or who are seeking, a leadership position spearheading digital transformation in either a public or a private organization's operations and services. This unique and innovative masters degree is the first of its kind in the region and explores what cities are, and what they can be. It goes beyond the concept of a smart city to also cover important technological, social and sustainability issues to ensure a comprehensive and holistic approach to the design of cities of today and tomorrow. As a world leader in smart cities and urban development, Dubai is the ideal place to study such a program and see such transformations and digitalization in effect.

  • Master in Data Analytics

    September 2018 – January 2019

    This masters program has a strong career focus, aiming to equip students with practical and theoretical skills to handle large-scale data management and analysis challenges that arise in applied work. The program is broad-based, and comprehensive combining computing, statistics, and focused application to provide both theoretical and hands-on skills while providing the flexibility to apply these skills in an application domain. The program will be offered on RIT Dubai’s campus.

  • Dubai Data Compliance Course

    March 5 – April 9 2018

    This course is the first in a series of practical and hands-on training opportunities to equip government employees with the data skills required to transform Dubai into the "smartest and happiest city in the world" through Dubai Data. The course is offered in collaboration with the Mohammed bin Rashid School of Government.

  • Big Data Analytics Workshop for Analysts

    June 26 – June 28 2018

    The Big Data Analytics Workshop for Data Scientists and Analysts offered by RIT Dubai provides training in data science to professionals in diverse fields. The workshop covers statistical methods for data analytics, machine learning and artificial intelligence.

  • Big Data Analytics Workshop for Managers

    July 3 – July 5 2018

    The Big Data Analytics Workshop for Managers offered by RIT Dubai is intended for senior managers from diverse fields, who want to incorporate Big Data and employ Data Science tools in developing and implementing new strategies in their organizations

  • Happiness diploma

    September 2018 – January 2019

    The program will educate senior professionals on key concepts of happiness in order to equip them with the necessary tools and knowledge that will help them apply those same concepts of happiness in their organizations.

    The course provides access to the latest Gallup research on the subject and provides course takers with practical ideas and frameworks that will help them accelerate the drivers of happiness and support them in applying these ideas in their workplace.