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There are few cities that can claim to be as flashy, surreal and ultimately unique as Dubai. Surrounded by sand-dunes, towering with gleaming new skyscrapers, Dubai is a world-class city rising from the desert at incredible speed.

 

Known as the city of Gold, Dubai is one of the most crime-free and has some of the best infrastructure on Earth! Visit the only 7 star hotel in the world, wonder at the manmade palm shaped islands appearing off the coast, shop in over 50 glitzy tax-free shopping malls then go skiing in the world’s largest indoor ski slope.


Whether your interests lie in Architecture, Sport, Tourism or Business, Dubai is the epicentre of leisure and has truly been built to cater for all who visit.


Hospitality has been the tradition for centuries. Today, Dubai extends this welcome to holiday makers as well as business visitors, and international students offering facilities of the highest international standards combined with the charm and adventure of Arabia - an exceptional blend of modern city and timeless desert.


Educate yourself in this beautiful city....


Dubai's approach to vocational education and training leads the world in innovation and quality. You'll have the opportunity to step outside the classroom and practice your skills in real and simulated workplaces. This will give you a genuine advantage over other graduates.


Students in Dubai study under a framework, which ensures high academic standards in eight key learning areas, including English, mathematics, science and arts. Teachers are committed to encourage children's intellectual, personal and emotional growth.


Dubai is A safe, friendly and harmonious country. When you arrive you may find yourself struck by the friendliness and hospitality of the people. Imagine: you've left your country behind, yet somehow, you've arrived home.

 

In Dubai you will enjoy one of the highest standards of living in the world. Living costs and tuition fees are affordable and comparable to the United Kingdom and United States.

 

You can be sure that you’ll receive quality training; English language courses are closely regulated to ensure the highest standards of education delivery are maintained. These standards extend to class sizes, professional teacher qualifications, curriculum, teaching methods and materials.

 

With a perfect winter, top class hotels, superb facilities for a variety of sports, leisure activities and excellent shopping, Dubai has something to offer everyone. Moreover, the emirate is friendly, safe and virtually crime-free

 

Dubai is considered the fastest growing economy in the world. Learning is comparatively cheaper because of the education policies of Dubai. One would spend double the amount for the same learning elsewhere. The UAE is hospitable, Secure and caring.  Due to vast development activities especially in the area of infrastructure, trade and commerce, the possibilities of finding on job training as well as full time employment are ample

 

The best way to learn English is to live among, and converse with, native speakers. Students from around the world come to Dubai every year to do just that. While some students study to prepare them for academic challenges, others study to improve their English for business, travel or personal reasons. Dubai’s flexible English language institutions cater for everyone from beginner to advance.

 

Dubai has an international reputation for excellence in all areas of education and training.

 

In Dubai, you have the freedom to choose a path that suits your particular goals. There are thousands of courses on offer  .Whichever course you choose, you experience a unique kind of education. Studying here promotes innovative, creative and independent thinking. You learn to work as part of a team, to communicate effectively with others and to develop the practical skills and intellectual abilities you need for global success.

Most importantly, you learn how to use your initiative. Your teachers will encourage you to think of original, practical solutions to real-world problems. Upon graduation, your qualification will make you highly sought after by international employers.

 

Benefits of Studying in Dubai

 

Incredible opportunities for part time employment

 

  • Wonderful climate

  • Pristine beaches

  • Excellent sports facilities and attractions

  • Dynamic location with a mesh of cultures

  • Safe destination

  • English is the commonly used language

 

Education System

 

Education plays a pivotal role in Dubai's development programmes. The school system in Dubai does not differ from education in the United Arab Emirates. There are many public and private schools serving Emiratis and expatriates. The medium of instruction in public schools is Arabic with emphasis on English as a second language, while most of the private schools use English as their medium of instruction. The Ministry of Education of the United Arab Emirates is responsible for school's accreditation.


Universities in the United Arab Emirates are reserved for local citizens and citizens from the Cooperation Council for the Arab States of the Gulf (CCASG). 

 

 However, many private higher education institutions are available to foreigners wishing to study in Dubai. Most of them are foreign universities or business schools established in the UAE where tuition is in English

 

Different Kinds of Education Levels: At  a Secondary level Dubai also has large number of international high schools which offers to expatriates as well as domicile residents large scale of curriculum's- from Indian CBSE to IGCSE. Compulsory subjects in most of the school include math, social studies, physical education, religion and Arabic. Pupil can choose subjects such as science, languages, sociology, history, computer studies etc.

 

The number of colleges and universities in Dubai has grown significantly in last 20 years and every year the number of their staff and students increases by about 30%. Most of the colleges and universities are affiliating themselves to prestigious institutions abroad, and many of them use English as tuition language.

 

Courses Offered

 

At Undergraduate levels:
Business, Management, Accounting, Finance, Human resources management, Hospitality Management, Tourism, Psychology with counseling, Global social science, Advertising public relations Media, Business information systems, Information technology, Early childhood education, Fashion designing, civil engineering. Duration for the undergraduate program will be 3 to 4 years.

 

At Postgraduate levels:
MBA, Retailing, Advertising, Supply chain management, International Business, Petroleum Engineering, International relations, Quality Management, Engineering Management, Strategic Marketing, Human resources management, Marketing communications., Marketing


A student when choosing Dubai has the power to make the decision and choose from the best quality courses being offered. The English speaking population of this country in immense making it an easy and barrier free environment as compared to other European and Asian countries. Dubai is known for its excellence in personal and professional training practices around the world

A student can choose between private and government schools between Specialty courses like MBA, Jewelry design, architecture, Engineering, Arts and Linguistics, Medical, Law and many others. For

Dubai is strict in its local and societal laws. For students, a disciplined and a cordial study environment is produced ensuring their peaceful journey for the years they spend in this country. Arabic is the first preferred language in some of the colleges but now it is being transferred to English to a continuous flow people with English as their second language.


The application procedure followed by the most of the college and universities is:

 

Eligibility for Undergraduate courses

  • Relevant school leaving certificate
  • Minimum first class marks in the final examination taken
  • Character certificates
  • Letter of recommendation
  • IELTS and TOEFL scores are accepted

 

Eligibility for postgraduate courses

  • Bachelors degree in the specific field.
  • Good score in graduation program
  • A well written statement and essay
  • The minimum accepted scores in TOEFL and IELTS


Tuition Fee


Students have to pay a fee ranging from 12,000$/year to 20,000$/year


Students have various options for availing financial aids. Scholarships, loans, sponsors and other various methods are at a students disposal. There are sponsored private and government scholarships which are awarded to students in Dubai, for ex. The Benjamin . A. Gilman international scholarship, The Charles B. Rangel international affairs scholarships, The American University in Dubai etc.


Dubai is an expensive city to live in, The living cost for students range between 800$– 1500$/ month. The assumption includes their living, clothing, Fooding and living styles. There are options of dormitories, flats, shared appointments etc. to make to life easier for a struggling student.

Undergraduate courses –  Bachelor’s Degree – 3 - 4 years     
Postgraduate course -        Masters Degree takes around 2 - 3 years

 

Doctorate – Every university has a different criterion for admission into the doctoral program but mostly it depends on the letter written by the student to the university.


There are also advanced master courses offered by various universities which awards an MAS degree on completion of 60 ECTS credits. This is a 1 year course


Both private and government schools and colleges have their own intake months.  It strictly depends on a college's policy which is not generally revoked.


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