- Dubai World Trade Center, Sheikh Zayed Rd. United Arab Emirates
Mohamed Bin Rashid School of Government
“The leaders of tomorrow are our focus and the foundation of the future. Our duty is to advance their skills and knowledge to continually enhance the quality of public administration.”
– HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum
Launched in 2005 under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai as the first research and teaching institution focusing on governance and public policy in the Arab world.The School aims to support good governance in the UAE and the Arab world, and build future leaders through an integrated system offering education and training programs, as well as research and studies.
The School’s operations are founded on global best practices developed in collaboration with the Kennedy School at Harvard University, and it is considered a unique model for academic institutions in that it focuses on the practical side of governance.The School also collaborates with several government and private institutions both regionally and internationally.
The overall design and implementation of training programs is built on the foundation of scientific thought and is inspired by the reality of Arab public administration and with a view to addressing the issues and helping future leaders meet the challenges facing public administration in various parts of the Arab world.The School also organizes international and regional conferences and specialized workshops, and holds forums to facilitate the exchange of ideas and knowledge between Arab region and the world.
Research and Training on:
– Public Administration and Governance,
– Gender and Public Policy,
– Economic Development,
– Youth Inclusion,
– Operations Management,
– Master of Public Administration (MPA)
– Executive Education
Our vision is to become a World Pioneer in applied knowledge of government administration.
A look into our future: Dubai Smart Cities
The Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government (MBRSG) had hosted the first session of the Dubai Smart Cities Forum.
The forum brought together decision makers from the public and private sector addressed systemic approaches that need to be factored into future urban planning for the development of smart city projects. Logistical challenges towards facilitating collaboration among government authorities, service providers, communications providers and ICT solutions providers were also discussed.
The event facilitated discussions on issues related to the Dubai Smart City initiative that was announced in February 2014 by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
Mohammed Bin Rashid School of Government
Campus Address: 13th Floor, Convention Tower
Dubai World Trade Center
P.O. Box 72229
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Executive President Office
Houreya Ahmed Almarzooqi