Overview

The College of Education, Humanities and Social Sciences, is one of the first three colleges that were established at Al Ain University of Science and Technology in 2005. The College is dedicated to providing high-quality teaching, learning and scientific research in various domains of teacher education. In the last five years, the college has proudly espoused a culture of university and community service. It has committed itself to providing services to the university and to the community, as well as communicating with other educational institutions locally, regionally, and internationally.

Currently, the College offers eight programs; six at the undergraduate level; namely English Language Teacher Education, Arabic and Islamic Studies Teacher Education, Information Technology Teacher Education, Applied Sociology, Applied Psychology and Special Education. The programs are characterized by covering academic, educational, and professional aspects.  On the graduate level, the college offers one program MA in TESOL. Further more the College offers The Professional Diploma in Teaching. 

In order to achieve its mission and to make its vision tangible, the College employs highly qualified faculty who possess extensive teaching experience in different fields of specialization; an aspect which is congruent with accreditation standards of the Ministry of Higher Education in the UAE. The College also emphasizes the use of technology and active learning in its academic and applied activities.