Customized Courses

Courses customized and designed to meet client organization’s needs and outcomes.

Open Enrollment Courses

Courses available to the public based on upskilling, reskilling, or certification needs in the market.

Dubai Economy

Providing qualifications to individuals working in consultancy professions seeking licensure from Dubai Economy.

Professional Services

Experts and consultants interested to partner with us can connect with us to discuss opportunities.

Test Centers

Administering official examinations ranging from English competency, digital literacy, and consultancy qualifications.

Study Tours

Short programs for international students combining interactive lectures, field study visits, and tours to sites of cultural and architectural interest.

Director’s Message

At CEPPS, the executive and professional outreach arm of the American University in Dubai (AUD), we are committed to provide customized executive programs and professional services of the highest quality, that satisfy the learning needs of people in business firms of all sizes and in all industries, as well as people in government organizations.

At CEPPS, we cherish a strong customer trust that we have proudly cultivated over the years of service and operation. For instance, CEPPS is privileged to be the authorized center for administering the Management Placement Test, required by the Dubai Economic Department to acquire a consulting license in Dubai, and for training consultants who need help in that regard.

We strive to invest CEPPS’ capabilities and values in developing the human capital and serving the business community in the region and beyond. We are always interested to discuss your needs or ideas, and explore how we can help. You are welcome to contact us at any time.

Hassan Zeineddine, Ph.D.

Director of CEPPS

Our Clients

Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations (ADCO)

Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority

Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC)

LG Middle East

Abu Dhabi Gas Liquefaction Company Limited (ADGAS)

Maritime Industrial Services Co. Ltd., Inc. (MIS)

Al Arabiya MBC

Al Bustan Rotana Hotel, Dubai

Mohamed Hareb Al Otaiba

Albawardi Group, Dubai

National Drilling Company (NDC), Abu Dhabi

General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs, Dubai

Al Mansouri Group, Abu Dhabi

International Fund for Houbara Conservation, Abu Dhabi

Amadeus IT Middle East, Dubai

Nestle Middle East

Commercial Bank of Dubai

Nigerian Free Zones Executives

Dubai Aluminium Company Limited (DUBAL)

Oman Shipping Company, SAOC, Muscat

Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA)


DHL Express

Saudi Aramco Shell Refinery Co.

Eli Lilly

Schlumberger Technical Services

Emirates Flight Catering Company

Sofitel City Centre Hotel & Residence, Dubai

Etisalat Academy

Standard Chartered Bank

Valentine Maritime (Gulf) L.L.C., Abu Dhabi

The Executive Office, Dubai

H. H. The Rulers Court, Dubai

THG Sports, Dubai

Honeywell Middle East Ltd.

UAE Ministry of Petroleum and Mineral Resources

National Human Resource Development & Employment Authority (Tanmia)



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American University in Dubai
PO Box: 28282

(+971)4 318 3117


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