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Master of Business Administration in Tourism and Event ManagementBack

Program Overview and Objectives

Tourism is one of the world’s largest and fastest growing economic sectors. The UAE government is investing heavily in this sector to ensure economic growth and diversification. Abu Dhabi in particular has witnessed an unprecedented expansion in its tourism and cultural offering over the last few years with significant projects such as the Saadiyat Island Cultural District including the Louvre Abu Dhabi. In addition, the dynamic event management industry is experiencing rapid growth in the UAE. 

Our brand-new MBA in Tourism and Event Management will provide you with the knowledge and skills to be part of these exciting growth industries and meet the emerging challenges head on.

Along with the MBA curriculum, you will study Tourism and Event Marketing, Sustainable Tourism Management and Event Management. You will learn how to evaluate local and international trends and challenges in event management and develop an event management plan, design effective integrated marketing communication strategies for organizations involved in the tourism and event management sector and, focusing on sustainability, you will analyze strategic and operational issues in the tourism industry and recommend appropriate strategies to address them.

You will be immersed in a stimulating and diverse blend of case studies, exercises, group work, simulations and lectures provided by the MBA program. The concentration courses were developed in collaboration with Griffith University in Australia, one of the top universities known internationally for Tourism and Event Management and will be delivered by both ADU and Griffith University faculty.

  • Career Opportunities

    Graduates of this program will be prepared for work in a range of national and international tourism and event management roles including in hotels and restaurants, entertainment and leisure providers, conference and event organizers, as well as suppliers of goods and services to these industries.

    The acquisition of a master’s degree demonstrates a high level of knowledge in your chosen field. You may use it to enhance your employability, as preparation for further academic research or as a means of professional training.

  • Fees

    POSTGRADUATE TUITION AND FEE RATES
    Academic Year 2017-2018

    TUITION STRUCTUREAED Per Credit Hour for College/Department Requirement
    Arts & Sciences
    Master of Education in Educational Leadership AED 2,840
    Master of Science in Special Education AED 2,840
    Professional Diploma in Teaching (Arabic / English) AED 900
    Business
    Executive Master of Business Administration AED 2,840
    Master of Business Administration with specializations in: Aviation Management, Logistics & Supply Chain Management, Project Management, Finance, Human Resource Management AED 2,840
    Master of Human Resources Management AED 2,840
    Master of Strategic Leadership AED 2,840
    Doctorate of Business Administration AED 4,620
    Engineering
    Master of Engineering in Electrical & Computer Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Engineering Management AED 2,940
    Master of Project Management AED 2,940
    Master of Science in Civil Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Electrical & Computer Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Information Technology AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering AED 2,835
    Master of Science in Sustainable Architecture AED 2,835
    Guided Reading Course AED 2,100
    Law
    Master of Public Law AED 2,840
    Master of Private Law AED 2,840
    FeesAED
    Admission Application Fee (Non-refundable) AED 400
    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
    Institutional TOEFL (Optional) 425
    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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