Masters in the United Arab Emirates

Best Masters Degrees in the United Arab Emirates 2018

Master

A Masters degree gives you the opportunity to either further your understanding of a particular question or take off in a completely different way using skills you have gained from your previous undergraduate degree.

Earning a Master requires two years of education after earning a Bachelor. This advanced degree may help students to achieve their educational and professional goals, as the rigors of a Master’s program help train students in the skills and knowledge they need to land the career of their dreams.

 

The United Arab Emirates, sometimes simply called the Emirates or the UAE, is an Arab country in the southeast of the Arabian Peninsula on the Persian Gulf, bordering Oman to the east and Saudi Arabia to the south, as well as sharing sea borders with Qatar and Iran.

Master's Programs in the United Arab Emirates

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Master of International Business (MIB)

Hult International Business School
Campus Full time August 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Based on our award-winning MBA curriculum, Hult’s one-year Master of International Business program will help you gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy. [+]

Gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy with our Master of International Business program.

Based on our award-winning MBA curriculum, Hult’s one-year Master of International Business program will help you gain a global perspective of finance, marketing, operations, economics, and strategy.

Locations

Start your Master of International Business in Boston, San Francisco, London, or Dubai, then choose to explore any other two campuses as part of Hult's unique Global Campus Rotation.

Your Master of International Business at a glance

Who is this program for?

Candidates who have recently graduated from university or college, as well as individuals with up to three years of work experience who want to gain a broad understanding in all areas of international business.... [-]


Master of Global Business

SP Jain School of Global Management Dubai
Campus Full time 16  January 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how business operates in a global environment. [+]

The Master of Global Business (MGB) is a 16-month*, full-time, course designed to provide graduates in-depth cross-functional knowledge of business and a sound understanding of how business operates in a global environment. The course makes use of a blended learning model that includes simulations, group-work, real-world case studies, enabling students to related theoretical aspects of the business to the practical challenges facing today’s global business managers.

*The 16-month course includes 12 months of academic study followed by a mandatory 4-month internship.

Elective modules: Logistics, Investment Banking, Marketing , International Business

Target Audiences

Students in the age group of 21- 25, who have less than 3 years of work experience. The degree can later be upgraded to a Global MBA.... [-]


Master in Information Technology Management and Governance

Canadian University Dubai
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Canadian University Dubai is a recognized leader of graduate business education in the UAE and across the Gulf region. Since the rapid development of IT platforms and enterprises, different stakeholders are concerned how an organization’s business can benefit from IT services and tools. The Canadian University Dubai has identified the needs of the next generation leaders that can implement the various aspects of IT Management, Governance, and Assurance. This has resulted in developing a Master program in IT Management and Governance (MITGOV) -a first of its kind in the region that aims to enrich professionals with the necessary skills in IT governance and services. The MITGOV program supports the strategic vision of the Smart City model infrastructure. [+]

Canadian University Dubai is a recognized leader of graduate business education in the UAE and across the Gulf region. Since the rapid development of IT platforms and enterprises, different stakeholders are concerned how an organization’s business can benefit from IT services and tools. The Canadian University Dubai has identified the needs of the next generation leaders that can implement the various aspects of IT Management, Governance, and Assurance. This has resulted in developing a Master program in IT Management and Governance (MITGOV) -a first of its kind in the region that aims to enrich professionals with the necessary skills in IT governance and services. The MITGOV program supports the strategic vision of the Smart City model infrastructure.... [-]


Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL)

American University of Ras al Khaimah
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Ras Al Khaimah

Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL) [+]

Master of Education in Leadership (MEEL)

Admissions Criteria Recognized Bachelor’s degree in the relevant field of study (i.e., Education, Business Administration, or Engineering). Minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of a 4.00 scale or its equivalent, students with a CGPA of 2.50 or above may be conditionally admitted. English Proficiency Requirements

Name of Exam Score

IELTS 6.0 Band TOEFL – Paper-based 550 TOEFL – Internet-Based 79 Cambridge English Test – Advanced 52 Pearson’s Test of English – Academic 50-57 City & Guilds TESOL B2

NOTE: English exam exemptions might be granted to applicants who

Speak English as their native language, grew up in a country where English was the official language and English was the language of instruction at their undergraduate institution, or can provide a copy of the expired English test results submitted with the application to their English-medium undergraduate institution. [-]

Master of Urban Planning (MUP)

American University of Sharjah
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Sharjah

Our Master in Urban Planning (MUP) is fully accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation of the Ministry of Education's Higher Education Affairs Division and is taught by a multinational and distinguished faculty. With a total of 11 courses that need to be completed for the degree, our program can be taken on a full-time or part-time basis. [+]

As the first professional program of its kind in the UAE, our Master in Urban Planning degree prepares skilled professionals and leaders in planning and managing urban development.

Our unique program is committed to the creation, dissemination, and application of multidisciplinary knowledge in the field of urban planning. Our program provides professional men and women with outstanding, specialized graduate education that enables them to undertake leadership roles in managing urban growth, prescribing urbanization policies and advancing social development. We seek to empower students with the highest ethical standards compatible with values of local cultural settings, principles of social justice, and concerns for environmental protection and sustainability.... [-]


Master in Social Research: Consulting, Survey and Evaluation

Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi
Campus Full time 1 - 2  September 2018 United Arab Emirates Abu Dhabi

The two-year Master’s in Social Research: Consulting, Survey and Evaluation, is designed for students to acquire the fundamental knowledge and skills of how and why Social Research is instrumental in contemporary society. [+]

Overview

The two-year Master’s in Social Research: Consulting, Survey and Evaluation, is designed for students to acquire the fundamental knowledge and skills of how and why Social Research is instrumental in contemporary society.

The countries that form the Gulf Cooperation Council possess an exclusive demographical and social structure that necessitates rapid changes. Socio-economic progress has resulted in transformation that requires appropriate corrections to economic and social policies. Research and analytical specialists are in high demand to monitor change, modify policies and make the right socio-economic decisions including changes to the education system, city planning, resource sharing, diversification policies and workforce nationalisation. The Master in Social Research: Consulting, Survey, and Evaluation of Paris-Sorbonne University Abu Dhabi (PSUAD) responds to the changing needs of policy makers in government entities, state-owned enterprises and the consultancy sectors who require intelligent and skilled experts to design and implement responses to issues affecting the nation. ... [-]


Master of International Business Management (IMBA)

Westford University College
Campus or Online Full time Part time 12  Open Enrolment United Arab Emirates Sharjah United Arab Emirates Online Dubai Abu Dhabi + 4 more

This course is structured in a manner that the learner will receive dual certification, Postgraduate Advanced Diploma in International Business Management, awarded by Cambridge International Qualifications, UK and a Master of International Business Administration awarded by Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy. This MBA is accredited by Ministry of Education, Italy and Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), United States, hence the MBA has dual accreditation from Europe and US.The University also comes under the ENIC NARIC Approved Universities and is recognized worldwide. [+]

Master of International Business Administration, Awarded by Guglielmo Marconi University, Italy.

Guglielmo Marconi is a world-class university promoting the use of innovative learning methodologies and an approach based on the development of interdisciplinary knowledge, skills, and competencies with a particular emphasis on the global perspective. Our diverse community has, presently, a total number of around 16000 students enrolled in graduate and postgraduate programs, 300 faculty members and an academic advising team made of more than 200 experts. The University Headquarters are situated in the heart of Rome, near the Vatican City but numerous regional and international branches allow both domestic and overseas students to take their final exam and present their thesis dissertation without leaving their own country or state. Guglielmo Marconi University is accredited by the Italian Ministry of Education and is also accredited by ACICS – Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools, the largest US accrediting institution linked to the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).This means that GMU Bachelors and Master’s will be valid not only in Europe but also in the United States, giving students new and greater career opportunities in a larger number of countries: ... [-]


Master in Human Resource Management

Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University
Online & Campus Combined Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The aim of the Master of Human Resource Management program is to prepare professionals in the specialized HRM discipline, well-acquainted with contemporary HRM practices and the strategic importance of people management in organizations so as to meet the challenges of modern organizations. The program emphasizes human resource management as a strategic function of the organization, aims to develop learners. [+]

In today's knowledge-driven society, the main assets of any organization are its human resource capital. The skills and competencies of employees play a central role in the success of any organization in a globally competitive environment. The aim of the Master of Human Resource Management program is to prepare professionals in the specialized HRM discipline, well-acquainted with contemporary HRM practices and the strategic importance of people management in organizations so as to meet the challenges of modern organizations. The program emphasizes human resource management as a strategic function of the organization, aims to develop learners.

Target audience

The Master in Human Resource Management is developed for all those who wish to become future leaders and professional human resource managers in private, government and social/community sector organizations. The program is designed for both in-career personnel as well as fresh university graduates who are keen to acquire critical knowledge and skills in areas related to human resource management for enhancing their career prospects.... [-]


University of Dundee Master of Education

Stafford Global
Online & Campus Combined Full time 18  September 2018 United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates Online

The Master of Education programme is essential for all professionals who work in an educational setting and wish to enhance their professional learning and improve career progression prospects. Students can tailor the educational experience to suit their individual experience, needs and interests. The programme can be accessed entirely at a distance via the University virtual learning environment. [+]

Benefits

The Master of Education programme is essential for all professionals who work in an educational setting and wish to enhance their professional learning and improve career progression prospects. Students can tailor the educational experience to suit their individual experience, needs and interests. The programme can be accessed entirely at a distance via the University virtual learning environment.

The programme is accredited by the International Baccalaureate Organisation and by successfully completing the programme participants can register for an IB Advanced Certificate in Teaching and Learning Research, Certificate in Leadership Practice and Advanced Certificate in Leadership Research affording the opportunity of pursuing a career in public, private or international schools across the world.... [-]


MSc in Aviation Security

Emirates Aviation University
Campus Part time 18  September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together. [+]

MSc in Aviation Security

The Masters in Aviation Safety and Aviation Security MASAS programme is designed for students who wish to further their knowledge and experience of aviation safety or aviation security or both together.

The areas of Aviation Safety or Aviation Security are closely related and the MSc Aviation Security / MSc Aviation Safety programmes contain five modules that are core to both and deal with common issues such as risk management, human factors, strategy, operations and planning.

Fundamentally, however, safety relates to measures that are taken against the threat of an accident, while security refers to protection from threats motivated by hostility or malice. Each programme therefore contains three specialist modules that enable students to consider in depth the different areas of regulations and compliance, design, use of technologies and systems that are associated with these different perspectives. Further specialisation is achieved through the Project which is required to focus on a topic that is aligned with the specialist area.... [-]


MTech Manufacturing Engineering & Technology

Manipal University Dubai
Campus Full time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The M.Tech-Manufacturing Engineering Technology program is focusing on efficient production in technology-intensive manufacturing industries. The program aims at the requirements of the manufacturing industry embracing the areas of manufacturing, production planning, design, materials handling, processes and quality control. [+]

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The M.Tech-Manufacturing Engineering Technology program is focusing on efficient production in technology-intensive manufacturing industries. The program aims at the requirements of the manufacturing industry embracing the areas of manufacturing, production planning, design, materials handling, processes and quality control. During the two years of study, the program provides knowledge and skills to solve practical problems encountered in manufacturing Industries.

KEY FEATURES OF THE PROGRAM:

Experienced faculty team from academia and Industry. Industry oriented curriculum. Well-equipped labs. Internship program and Industry sponsored projects. Opportunity to be a part of various professional societies like American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE), UK, American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers, (ASHRAE), Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE). Support form Career Development Centre for Internship and Placement. Strong Alumni Network CAREER OPPORTUNITIES ... [-]

Master in International Tourism Management

ENGECON - Saint-Petersburg State University of Engineering & Economics, Dubai Branch
Campus Full time Part time September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai + 1 more

The graduates of the Master in International Tourism Management program are ready to pursue their careers in tourism and hospitality and the related fields at the middle management or higher management levels. [+]

Master of International Tourism Management

Tourism industry is one of the largest, high-profit and most dynamic industries developing in the today’s world. Tourism market is characterized by complicated structure and special characteristics requiring the industry-specific knowledge and expertise. That is why there is a steady demand for the educated professionals in the field of tourism and hospitality management.

The graduates of the Master in International Tourism Management program are ready to pursue their careers in tourism and hospitality and the related fields at the middle management or higher management levels, establish their own business in the tourism or service-related field or continue their development in the academic world.... [-]


Master of Architecture and Urban Studies

Ajman University
Campus Full time August 2018 United Arab Emirates Ajman

The mission of the program is to provide the community with qualified architects who can deal with the complex issues of the urban environment and cities. [+]

The mission of the program is to provide the community with qualified architects who can deal with the complex issues of the urban environment and cities.

Objectives

The objectives of the Master of Science in Architecture and Urban Studies are to:

Enable graduates to evaluate and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of real-world design proposals for buildings and urban environments. Provide students with advanced skills and knowledge to manage and supervise the development and implementation of design and intervention proposals related to the urban environment. Provide in-depth knowledge of the main subject areas of the urban environment regarding the relationships between built form, space, culture, developmental processes and sustainability in its wide-ranging facets. Offer the ability to carry out independent study and research. Career Opportunities ... [-]

Master of Accounting - MAcc

Stephen M. Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan
Campus Full time 10  September 2018 United Arab Emirates Dubai

Michigan accounting faculty is highly regarded for their rigorous research activities, practical experience and most importantly, their excellent teaching. [+]

World-Class Academics: Cutting-Edge Knowledge Across the BoardThe new standard in MAcc education that Michigan has created starts with academic prowess across the board, and a combination of superb faculty and superb teaching that delivers unsurpassed knowledge--along with the technology, facilities, and ability to apply that knowledge highly effectively.

Michigan has a tradition of building deep expertise in every business function. In today's cross-functional business world, that tradition is paying off dramatically and matters more than ever. At Michigan, you can choose a specialty and know that you're going to learn about your chosen functional area from some of the finest minds in the field. You will not only develop advanced expertise through one of the largest arrays of elective courses available anywhere, but also integrate that knowledge with every other business functional area. ... [-]


Master of Social Work

United Arab Emirates University
Campus Full time 1 - 2  September 2018 United Arab Emirates AL Ain Al Mizhar (Dubai) + 1 more

Master of Social Work (MSW) programs prepare graduates for advanced professional practice in an area of concentration. [+]

Master of Social Work MSW Vision: Social Workers are leaders dedicated to strengthening families, organizations, communities and society through the social development of human potential.

Master of Social Work (MSW) programs prepare graduates for advanced professional practice in an area of concentration. The MSW program will prepare UAEU graduates to enter the job force as specialized practitioners, accepting leadership roles within the areas of health/mental health, criminal justice, applied research, policy analysis, community education, schools and in the planning and provision of social services in other areas. The Master of Social Work consists of 30 credit hours of specialized course-work and practicum for students with a Bachelor degree in Social Work (BSW). The MSW program also welcomes students with a bachelor degree in disciplines other than social work. However, for these students, the program of study will consist of foundation courses (30 credit hours) in year 1 and specialization courses (30 credit hours) in year 2 for a total of 60 credits hours.... [-]