Our challenge is to advance and enhance the level of academic teaching and learning at Al Falah University to satisfy the requirements and aspirations of our community, our nation and of neighboring countries.
As a recently established university, AFU is concerned with all the components of the educational process and consistently seeks to employ faculty members from prestigious universities worldwide.
AFU persistently strives towards excellence and progress in the areas of multidisciplinary learning, scientific research and community engagement.
Al Falah University prepares students by conducting activities that promote and develop critical and analytical thinking skills and providing innovative solutions in order to ethically and professionally contributing to the wellbeing of the local, regional and international communities.
Ph.D. in Economics
University of Cincinnati, U.S.A.
Prof. Abdelhafid Belarbi obtained his Ph.D. in Economic Development and Econometrics from University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. Prior to joining Al Falah University in Fall Semester AY 2017-2018, Prof. Belarbi has an extensive academic and administrative experience from universities in USA, Algeria, Jordan and the United Arab Emirates. Read more
The President is appointed by the Board of Trustees and reports directly to the board. The President is a strong visionary leader with sufficient knowledge of and experience to operate the university.
The main duties of the university president are the following:
Delivers administrative support to the President of Academic Affairs through developing calendars, appointments, meetings, social and community engagements.
Prepares correspondence for distributing and receiving approval from President
Checks documents for completeness and accuracy
Coordinates flow of incoming and outgoing communication by receiving, routing and responding calls
Inscribes weekly minutes of meetings for Councils
All other duties that may be assigned