The University of Europe for Applied Sciences in Dubai partners with DHL Global Forwarding

From left to right Tobias Maier, CFO Middle East and Africa at DHL, Ernst Suganandarajah, CEO at University of Europe for Applied Sciences and Amadou Diallo, CEO MEA at DHL Global Forwarding
The aim is to provide practical experiences to UE students to prepare them for the job market 

Dubai, Dec 19, 2023: The University of Europe for Applied Sciences has partnershed with DHL Global Forwarding, the freight specialist arm of DHL Group. The aim is to provide practical experiences, and tertiary offerings to UE students to prepare them for the job market. 

The University of Europe for Applied Sciences Dubai’s campus is set to welcome its students in January 2024 at One Central, Dubai World Trade Centre, offering Bachelor’s and Master’s programmes.  

The partnership agreement between UE Dubai and DHL Global Forwarding includes mutual benefits, including close networking opportunities for UE Dubai’s graduates with DHL executives and leaders engaging in regular visits, delivering guest lectures, workshops and seminars. DHL Global Forwarding will provide internships to UE Dubai’s students, guiding them through practical job roles across diverse fields. Graduates involved in DHL-university partnership programmes may receive training in logistics operations, technology integration, global trade and customs, customer service, project management, environmental sustainability and supply chain optimisation, complementing the curriculum taught at UE Dubai in their respective majors. 

Additionally, DHL Global Forwarding and UE Dubai will introduce a merit-based scholarships covering up to 100% of tuition fees. Simultaneously, to assist DHL employees, UE Dubai offers a 20% tuition fee discount, aiming to support them in the pursuit of their educational endeavours. 

UE Dubai and DHL Global Forwarding will establish networking opportunities for UE Dubai students with DHL, facilitating collaborative projects aligned with the academic curriculum. These projects, integrated with DHL divisions, aim to ensure practical applications in real-world scenarios. Additionally, a Young Talent Programme will be initiated, acknowledging and empowering emerging talent, fostering the development of future industry leaders. 

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