Our Story

Cornerstone College of International Studies (CCIS) was established in 2011, as a vision of the Founder Dr. Dinesh Dhamija, in providing quality and accessible education to everyone seeking to gain knowledge. After working as a management professor and marketing director in one of the prestigious universities, he decided to start up an educational institution which provides top level education aimed at boosting knowledge as well as the career, especially for UAE nationals and expatriates through Diploma, Bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programs. CCIS provides an unmatched learning experience with four campuses, well equipped with all facilities such as libraries, IT laboratories, classrooms and conference rooms. The college serves as a gateway to gain international qualifications from foreign universities in different countries such as UK, Europe and India. CCIS is affiliated to top universities like Girne American University,Paris College of International Education,gloucestershire university, Chichester University, Swiss School of Business and Management and awarding bodies such as BTEC Pearson UK and OTHM UK.


Why Us?

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide higher education opportunities which are affordable, market focused, and contemporary. By enforcing research-oriented thinking, professionalism and ethical practices, we prepare our students for the competitive business environment.

Our Vision

We aim to become the leader in academic, vocational and professional education through continuous professional development and top quality service in the education sector.

From the Chairman's Desk

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Dr. Dinesh Kumar Dhamija

“Cornerstone College is passionate about providing excellent education for each of our students. Our collaborations with top universities like Swiss School of Business and Management, Evergreen College in Canada etc helps us provide top quality education to students aiming to take their career up a notch. Our highly qualified faculties train each student according to their caliber and help them simplify the process of education, making it easier for them to complete their higher education with good scores. We offer diploma, bachelors, Masters and Doctoral programs that would cover the different level in the organization, from the point of a fresher to the most experienced individual in the industry.

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