Rabdan Academy is the first in the UAE to provide learning in a dual sector structure that recognises prior learning and experience, sharing accumulated credits from course to course and job to job


Rabdan Academy has a library and information Center containing books, journals and other media. Students and staff can search the library catalog and use many of its resources and services online via the library intranet.


Rabdan Academy provides a selection of short courses designed for professional development of personnel working in the safety, security, defense, emergency and crisis management sector.

Towards A More Resilient Nation

Rabdan Academy vision is to provide a future-class multi-disciplinary learning environment of choice for the continuing development and integration of safety, security, defence, emergency preparedness and crisis management professionals.


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Middle East and COVID-19 Lessons learned and the way forward

Abu Dhabi, 24 May 2021 The Business Continuity Institute in the United Arab Emirates organized a webinar, during which it discussed the lessons learned from the pandemic and the features of business continuity management in the future. The opening speech was delivered by Mr. Carlo Loveri, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Institute […]

UN Assistant Secretary-General visits Rabdan Academy

Abu Dhabi, 21 April 2021 Rabdan Academy is delighted to announce the signing of a joint agreement between the Academy and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). The MoU was signed at the Academy’s campus in Abu Dhabi by Mr. James Morse, President of Rabdan Academy, and Mr. Nikhil Seth, UN Assistant […]

Rabdan Academy organizes a security lecture for Abu Dhabi Police officers

Abu Dhabi, 31 March 2021  In a security lecture organized by Rabdan Academy, a group of Anti-Narcotics Directorate officers in the Criminal Security Sector of Abu Dhabi Police were briefed on the operations of seizing Mexican drug gangs, which focused on “Strategies and Operations” and introducing the latest methods of control.  Dr. Ghaleb Karme, Assistant […]

Rabdan Academy Students Back to Study at the Campus

Abu Dhabi, 27 March 2021 An exciting step on the path to a new post-pandemic higher education environment took place this week when Rabdan Academy students started returning to the campus to study face-to-face for the first time in a year.  To start with there will be a maximum 30% of the university’s students on […]