The Professional Development Center (PDC) has been created as a central organizational for the co-ordination and delivery of professional development programs for all learning communities at Al Ain University which serve three groups: Academic faculty, Administration staff, and students. Also, the Professional Development Center offers its services to the local organization either profit or nonprofit organization as part of the social responsibility toward the community outside the University as part of the community engagement activities.
Professional Development Center with responsibility for driving the enhancement of education and learning, the center works in partnership with Colleges, Deanship of Students Affairs, Units such as HR, IT, Library, Admission, and Registration, Finance and Administrative Units and etc. to enhance University student learning experience and offer opportunities for academic faculty and staff the learning and development in three areas; Teaching & Learning, Research & Scholarly Activities, and Community Engagement.
Professional Development Center offers a range of learning and development activities and resources, including face-to-face courses, customized events, online learning materials, action learning sets and recommended reading.