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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.

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. The Admissions, Enrollment & International Relations Department will provide the date, time, and place of the required entrance examination if any. 


    The following documents are required for admission: 
    • Completed online application form. 
    • A certified copy of official general secondary or high school certificate or its equivalent. 
    • The Original Equivalency letter issued by Ministry of Education in the UAE (applicable to international certificates). 
    • A recent passport sized photographs. 
    • A copy of a valid passport (and residence visa, if resident in the UAE). 
    • A copy of UAE National ID Card (if resident in the UAE). 
    • The official score report either: Academic IELTS(5.0), iBT TOEFL(61) or ITP 500 (taken at KG or Amideast Institute only). 
    • The official transcripts and course syllabi from other universities for credit transfer. 
    • Proof of eleven years of schooling required for students applying with IGCSE/GCSE subjects. 
    • Non-refundable application fee (online payment).
    Once an application and the required documents are submitted, you will receive a response no later than one week from the date the application was received.

    Direct Admission into the College of Arts & Sciences: 

    Applicants with a minimum average of 70% or its equivalent in the UAE National Secondary School Certificate can be directly admitted to the programs offered by the College, except for Natural and Applied Sciences programs where the following conditions apply: 
    • A minimum average of 75% or its equivalent in the UAE National Secondary School Certificate and above to be directly admitted to the program. 
    • Only students from the Scientific or Industrial/Technical/Vocational tracks or equivalent could be admitted. 
    • Students must take the Math Placement Test administered by the University College. Based on the result, the student will either be placed in the MTG 100 course or the MTT 101 course.
  • 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 and Scholarships

    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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