Chairman’s Message

I am delighted to introduce you to Cornerstone College of International Studies. We offer internationally recognized programs and affiliations from reputable institutions. All the programs are accredited and accepted worldwide. The industry distinguishes these qualifications and holds them in high repute.

The candidates who have achieved these qualifications accept its accreditation, received professional acceptance and high pays. Cornerstone College International Studies has customized many courses and introduced them keeping in mind the UAE dynamic environment.

The companies who have been our clients have provided us with their inputs and seek our assistance in developing their policies and procedures. This has saved lives and enhanced productivity for them.This has indeed improved their effectiveness, efficiency and economy.

We commit ourselves to hold these high standards and continue to strive for excellence. Thank you.

Dr. Dinesh Dhamija,

Our Vision

"Cornerstone College of International Studies will be leader in academic, vocational and professional education through service, entrepreneurship, total quality management and continuous professional development. Our aim is to provide customized qualifications in order to cater to the social, economic and technological needs of the region."

Mission Statement

Cornerstone College of International Studies is a practical intensive institution transforming knowledge into experience. We are providing access to higher education opportunities which are inexpensive, market focused, and contemporary. By enforcing research oriented thinking, professionalism and ethical practices, we are preparing our students for the globalization, 21st century challenges and competitive business environment.

Who are we

Cornerstone College of International Studies (CCIS) was established in 2011 in both emirates, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah. Its establishment was started by a vision of the Founder and the Managing Director of CCIS, Dr. Dinesh Dhamija, who worked as a management professor and marketing director in one of the prestigious university in United Arab Emirates.

CCIS has four campuses now. All campuses are equipped with different facilities such as libraries, IT laboratories, classrooms, and conference rooms. Most students for these campuses are taking up Bachelors, Masters and Ph.D degree programs. CCIS serves as a gateway to gain international qualifications from universities in different countries such as UK, Canada, Europe, India and Pakistan. Individuals seeking international qualification from universities of such countries can study locally in UAE and still earn internationally accredited and recognized qualifications.

It is noteworthy that having strong partnerships with internationally recognized Awarding Bodies and Universities such as Edexcel Pearson, Evergreen College, University of Wolverhampton, Cyprus Institute of Marketing, Institute of Training and Occupational Learning UK, Shobhit University, Banasthali University, Board of School and Technical Education and others; would be the best means to provide individuals a wide scope of options on areas they would like to specialize.

CCIS has employed dynamic and enthusiastic full time and part-time instructors who are competent in their respective areas. CCIS believes that theoretical knowledge matched with extensive industrial work experience provide students with greater knowledge and skills horizon. This is what makes CCIS to be the first choice to be embraced by lots of students and business professionals.

What We Do

CCIS is multifaceted in terms of course offerings as a result of multiple international affiliations. Currently CCIS offers the following educational services:-

1. Short-term courses in English, Business and Information Technology
2. Post Graduate Diploma in Management
3. Bachelors, Masters and PhD programs with different areas of specialization

Some of the prominent programs that CCIS offers and have become visibly notable are:-

• 10th & 12th standard from India
• 9th-12th standard from Pakistan
• Edexcel Level 3 Diploma in Business and IT
• Edexcel BTEC Higher National Diploma in Business and IT
• Edexcel BTEC Diploma in Strategic Management and Leadership
• MBA degree programs from UK Universities
• Bachelors & Masters degree program from Cyprus Institute of Marketing
• Canadian Diploma Programs
• Bachelors & Masters degree programs from Banasthali and Shobhit University

CCIS has vastly provided corporate training by designing training modules in various areas based on the training needs. In this manner, CCIS is bridging the gap between the employee skills and the standard skills needed by the business entities.

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