Aware of the fact that the global financial sector depends on investment in human capital, DIFC has created a major hub for executive education and training that ranks among the best in the world. The DIFC Centre of Excellence (CoE) has established partnerships with top ranking business schools, professional development providers, corporate universities to provide a rich choice of academic courses and training
programmes. The CoE’s programmes are fully certified, accredited and rated by leading international institutions such as the London Business School, Cass Business School, Duke University, Queen’s School of Business, and the Schulich Executive Education Centre. Innovative focus is also provided to specialised fields relevant to the region such as Islamic finance and energy.