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.

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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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Abu Dhabi School of Government and Rabdan Academy Organize a Special Forum to Tackle the Future Challenges of COVID-19 Pandemic

Abu Dhabi – United Arab Emirates – April 20, 2020 Rabdan Academy, an Abu Dhabi based university specializes in safety, security, defense, emergency readiness and crisis management sectors, organized, in coordination with Abu Dhabi School of Government, a forum entitled “Strategic Business Continuity & Crisis Management Leadership”. The forum comprised three remote sessions, with the […]

WAM Interview with the President

Emirates News Agency (WAM) did an interview with Rabdan Academy President Mr. James Morse. By Binsal Abdulkader ABU DHABI, 7th May 2020 (WAM) — Tech-savviness and an understanding of current work-from-home trends have helped young Emirati students at a government-owned educational institution to smoothly transition to distance learning. “Our students are young and technologically savvy, […]

In cooperation with Abu Dhabi School of Government: Rabdan Academy Organizes a Series of Online Panel Discussions to Address Future Challenges of COVID-19

Al Mazrouei: Discussion panels underscored cooperation and team spirit exhibited by government agencies, particularly in times of crisis Al Ayyan: Over 750 officials and decision-makers at Abi Dhabi government attended the discussions Al Kaabi: Carefully selected themes and topics discussed impact and implications of COVID-19 in terms of business continuity and crisis management Abu Dhabi, […]

Rabdan Academy and successful distance learning

Dr. Faisal AlKaabi, the Dean of the Faculty of Resilience at Rabdan Academy, during an interview with Al Ittihad newspaper, emphasized that the Academy took all the necessary precautionary measures aimed at curbing the COVID-19 pandemic and preserving the safety and wellbeing of its students and both academic and administrative bodies. The Academy initiated its […]