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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Student Handbook 2021 – 2022

Academic Catalogue 2021 – 2022 







Dr. Alexandar Bukh is granted with the International Studies Association Asia-Pacific Distinguished Book Award.

Dr. Alexandar Bukh is an assistant professor in Rabdan Academy in the Research and Development Division who has been awarded the ISA Asia-Pacific Distinguished Book Award on “These Islands Are Ours”.   This award has been awarded to distinguished books in International Relations that focus on the Asia-Pacific region and published in the past two […]

Director General of Federal Youth Authority visit to Rabdan Academy

H.E. Saeed Al Nazari, Director General of Federal Youth Authority visited Rabdan Academy, where HE. was briefed about the Academy’s current & future projects, and explored potential opportunities for cooperation between Emirates Youth and the Academy. After a tour around the academy, the Director has given a brief about what the federal youth authority is, including the vision and […]

Rabdan Academy exhibits at National Service Career Fair

Rabdan Academy was an exhibitor in the National Service Career Fair that is organized by INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions, in collaboration with the UAE Armed Forces, held in ADNEC from 28’th of March to the 30’th. Rabdan Academy aims to provide opportunities between graduates from the national and reserve service in the armed forces and […]

Rabdan Academy honors its Stakeholders

Rabdan Academy hosted a special ceremony in recognition of its strategic partners, for their continued support to the Academy. Working together toward a shared vision with more cooperation makes our efforts more rewarding to the nation. The academy works collaboratively with a range of government and industry representatives to ensure our programs meet industry needs today […]