Brief History

University of Modern Sciences owes its existence to the wisdom, benefaction and philanthropy of a far-sighted visionary H.E Mr. Rashid Al –Falasy. Blessed with the insight of a skilled entrepreneur, the organizational capabilities of an executive, the versatility of a venturesome industrialist and with the qualities of leadership and organization he has laid the founding stone to the development of a prodigious university to cater to the growing needs of the region and the country on the whole. At its inception in 2010, University of Modern Sciences was then called the Biotechnology University College established under the patronage of Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry offering courses in Biotechnology. From a trivial college comprising of a single faculty, BUC grew into The University of Modern Sciences by the guidance and magnanimity of its benefactor Mr. Rashid Al- Falasy. Under his management the university has broadened its faction and extended its panorama to include five colleges, offering a variety of graduate and undergraduate programs in Modern Sciences such as Biotechnology, Forensic Sciences, Law, Mass Media Communication, and Business.

UMS academic strategy is geared to ensure that the latest technological trends and knowledge are applied to all aspects of curricula design and academic services. The various departments of study conduct seminars, symposia, workshops and conferences so as to expose learners/teachers of the University to new trends in learning and research at a global level. University of Modern Sciences believes in empowering students nurturing and developing their academic and academic-related skills in a state-of-the-art environment.  Relatedly, the university keenly has provided the required facilities such as specialized laboratories with new quality equipment, smart boards, campus-wide network, and high-tech class rooms catering for the changing needs of learners and researchers. The University thus promotes the spirit of learning, fulfils the aspirations of enlightenment and envisages to be one of the leading centers of learning and innovation in UAE.