University of Fujairah offers two-year and four-year degree programs with a balance of breath and depth requirements. Each program includes three main parts:
- University requirements (general education) component covering a range of core areas that provides general knowledge to all students.
- College requirements or core courses which are common courses required of all students in a particular program and considered the necessary education for students, irrespective of their choice in major
- Program requirements or an in-depth study component in a major field.
English and Arabic Languages are the medium of instruction, except for Arabic related courses, and students enrolled to some specific programs are required to achieve a university level proficiency in spoken and written English.