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Bachelor of Law (Arabic)Back

Program Overview and Objectives

Delivery type Duration Language Intakes Study location
Day Full-time: 4 years Arabic Fall, Winter, Spring, Summer Available at Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai campus;
Al Dhafra Region and Abu Dhabi Downtown (Subject to CAA approval)

 

In response to the ever-changing political and social landscape in the Middle East, this stimulating program offers a theoretical and practical legal degree delivered in Arabic. As well as enabling you to understand the role of law in society, it will allow you to practice law and provide an excellent stepping stone to other careers. The program will provide you with legal awareness and understanding, together with skills of legal analysis and methods to enable you to address national and international legislation, disputes and other legal matters.

The program will strengthen your understanding of the role of law in business, increase your appreciation of politics and government, as well as develop your critical thinking skills through discussions about change and reform.

You will develop a recognition of subject-specific language and terms used in law and Sharia and interpret and contextualize the application of law and Sharia. You will study the differences between legislation, jurisdiction and legal cases and be able to produce legal articles and reviews.

The program also instils Islamic values, a desire for life-long learning and provides important skills in research methodologies. 

Accreditation 

This program is nationally accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation at the UAE’s Ministry of Education - Higher Education Affairs. Additionally, the program is internationally recognized and accredited by the following bodies.

The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) is one of the most prestigious academic bodies responsible for the accreditation of public & private universities, colleges, secondary & elementary schools in the USA & foreign institutions

  • Career Prospects

    The program prepares you to work in law firms, legal departments within government and private organizations, to enter the world of politics and social reform, or carry out research on legal issues to inform government policy. 

  • Entry Requirements

    Abu Dhabi University accepts applications on a rolling basis throughout the year, with intakes in the Fall, Winter, Spring, and Summer semesters. 

    Entry Requirements for Direct Admission


    1. Secondary School Certificate:

    Type of Secondary School Certificate Requirements
    Ministry of Education Schools- General Track

    Ministry of Education Schools- Advanced Track

    Abu Dhabi Education Council Track
    • Achieving the minimum average of 60% on completing grade 12 
    Indian Senior Secondary Certificates (CBSE), or State Board Examinations, or Indian School Certificates awarded by ICSE
    • Achieving the minimum average of 43% on completing grade 12
    British System (IGCSE & GCE)
    • Completing a total of 7 subjects from either IGCSE level or AS/A2 levels, in at least 4 of the following fields: Mathematics, Languages, Sciences, Social Studies and Humanities, Art and Design; with a minimum required grade of C for the IGCSE level subjects, D for the AS Levels, and E for A2 subjects.
    • Successfully provide evidence / certificate of completing at least 11 years of schooling.
    Canadian & American High School Diplomas
    • Achieving the minimum average of 60% on completing grade 12 or its equivalent of overall average D grade or 1.0/ 4.0
    International Baccalaureate Diploma
    • Successfully completing 6 subjects, with at least 2 at the higher level (HL) and a minimum total of 24 points.
    We also welcome applications from international students with a variety of secondary school certificates, and grades from other educational systems across the world, so long as they are recognized, and meet the conditions stipulated by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs. For more information on the entry requirements for international students, please visit Undergraduate International Admission.

    For the complete list of accepted secondary school certificates download Recognized Secondary School Certificates.

    Applicants with grades and English Language Proficiency Test scores that don’t match the above requirements may be granted exceptions for conditional admission, dependent on their successful completion of required coursework or meeting specified criteria. For further guidance on conditional admission to any of ADU’s undergraduate programs, visit Undergraduate Conditional Admission.

    Undergraduate students may apply for credit transfer for courses taken prior to joining Abu Dhabi University only once, when they first apply for admission. For more information on requirements for credit transfer, visit Undergraduate Transfer Students.

    or call toll free +9712 800 ADYOU (23968)

    or email admissions@adu.ac.ae for Abu Dhabi and Al Ain campuses

    or click here to download ADU’s undergraduate programs catalogue

  • Curriculum

    TOTAL CREDITS: 129 Credit Hours

    Degree Requirements Total Credit Hours: 129
    General Education Requirements 21 credit hours
    Major Requirements 96 credit hours
    Major Electives 12 credit hours
    University Requirements 21 Credit Hours
    Course Code Course Title Prerequisite(s) Credit Hours
    ARL 100 Communication Skills in Arabic - 3
    ENG 100(A) English Skills (1) - 3
    ENG 200(A) English Skills (2) ENG 100 + UNS102 3
    SOC 201(A) UAE and GCC Society  - 3
    ISL 100(A) Islamic Culture -
    PHI 300(A) Professional Ethics - 3
    UNS 102(A) University Study Skills - 1
    CRT 301(A) Critical Thinking - 2
    Major Requirements/ Compulsory Courses 96 Credit Hours
    Course Code Course Title Prerequisite(s) Credit Hours
    INLA 105  Introduction to Law - 3
    IFLA 218  Introduction to Islamic Jurisprudence - 3
    PELA 219  Principles of Economics - 3
    PCLA 110  Political Systems and Constitutional Law - 3
    COLA 200  Commercial Law INLA 105 3
    ADLA 205  Administrative Law INLA 105 3
    ENLA 208  Legal Terms in English ENG 200 3
    TVLA 220  Legal Studies in English ENLA 208 3
    SULA 203  Voluntary Sources of Commitment INLA 105 3
    PGLA 225  General Penal Code INLA 105 3
    SULA 209  Sources For Involuntary Commitment And Proof SULA 203 3
    PALA 229  Personal Status IFLA218  3
    CCLA 320  Nominated Contracts RCLA 310 3
    BFLA 348  Public Finance And Tax Legislation PELA 219 3
    PCLA 306 Civil Procedures Law SULA 209 3
    LSLA 335 Labour Law and Social Securities SULA 209 3
    RCLA 310 Provisions of Commitment SULA 209 3
    CCLA 330 Commercial Companies law and Bankruptcy COLA 200 3
    INLA 210 Public International Law INLA 105 3
    JILA 344 Domestic and International Arbitration PCLA 306 3
    PPLA 326 Penal Code (1) PGLA 225 3
    IILA 337 Inheritances and Wills PALA 229 3
    EILA 420 Forced Execution PCLA306 3
    BBLA 431 Banking, Contracts and Commercial Papers CCLA 330 3
    SWLA 440 Maritime and Air Law CCLA 330 3
    IPLA 342 Private International Law COLA 200 3
    PPLA 327 Penal Code (2) PPLA 326 3
    FFLA 340 Principles of Jurisprudence PALA 229 3
    PPLA 450 Penal Procedures Law PPLA 327 3
    ORLA 477 Primary Rights in Rem and Accessory Real Rights in Rem CCLA 320 3
    IPLA 490 Internal Internship PCLA306+PPLA450+PALA229 3
    GPLA 499 Graduation Research Pass at least (90) credit hours successfully 3
    EPLA 495 External Internship Pass at least (90) credit hours successfully -
    Major Electives 12  Credit Hours
    Course Code Course Title Prerequisite(s) Credit Hours
    IOLA370 International Organizations Law - 3
    SCLA291 Criminology and Punishment Science - 3
    HPLA150 History and Philosophy of Law - 3
    CPLA288 Consumer Protection Law - 3
    PLLA300 Private Criminal Legislations - 3
    IRLA280 Intellectual Property Rights Law COLA200 3
    EPLA285 Environmental Protection Law - 3
    ECLA301 Legal Aspects of E-commerce - 3
    ACLA290 Administrative Contracts - 3
  • Fees

    UNDERGRADUATE TUITION AND FEE RATES
    Academic Year 2017-2018

    TUITION STRUCTUREAED Per Credit Hour for College/Department Requirement
    Arts & Sciences AED 1,440
    Business AED 1,620
    Engineering AED 1,780
    Other Engineering Programs (BSc in Aviation and BSc in Civil Engineering) AED 1,890
    Law AED 1,440
    University College AED 1,440
    FeesAED
    Admission Application Fee (Non-refundable) AED 300
    Registration Fee (Non-refundable; Paid once upon admission) AED 2,850
    Fall/Spring Winter/Summer
    Late Registration/Payment 500 500
    Student Services 350 175
    Healthcare Services 120 60
    Transportation - Door to Door (Optional) 3,700 1,850
    Transportation - Drop-Off Point (Optional) 2,400 1,200
    Institutional TOEFL+ Writeplacer (Optional) 585
    IELTS Exam (Optional) 945
    Accommodation FeesAED
    Fall/Spring Winter/Summer
    Private 12,500 3,800
    Semi-private 9200 2800
    Double 6700 2000
    Double with Shared-bath 5400 1700

    Note:  Abu Dhabi University reserves the right to make changes affecting tuition and other fees during the fiscal year.



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