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Program Overview and Objectives

Delivery type Duration Language Intakes Study location(s)
Day Part-time: 2 years Arabic Fall (September and October)
Winter (January)
Spring (February and April)
Summer (July)
Available at Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai campus
Al Dhafra Region and Abu Dhabi Downtown (Subject to CAA approval)

If you are passionate about the law and keen to shape the environment in which you live and work, particularly in relation to business, this program offers advanced knowledge and experience in the area of private law. It will strengthen your understanding of the role of law in business, as well as develop your critical thinking skills through discussions about changes to legislation and other issues affecting commercial enterprises. 

You will be kept up-to-date with legal developments, changes to legislation and current legal disputes. Through the study of commercial law, international private law, intellectual property law, commercial arbitration, consumer protection law, international trade and investment agreements law, you will be fully equipped with the values and knowledge required in a legal professional practicing private law. 

The program, which is taught in Arabic, 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. 

    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.

  • Entry Requirements for Direct Admission

    • Bachelor Degree: in a directly related discipline with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00-point scale, from an accredited university recognized by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs.

    We also welcome applications from students with a variety of bachelor degrees from an accredited university recognized by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs, upon their successful completion of any required program foundation courses. These applicants will be granted admission into the program after the successful completion of some business foundation courses. For more information on international students’ admission to any of ADU’s postgraduate programs visit International Postgraduate Students.

    Applicants with CGPA’s and English Proficiency Test scores that don’t match the above requirements may be granted exceptions for conditional admission. For more information on conditional admission to any of ADU’s postgraduate programs visit Conditional Admissions.

    Students who are native speakers of English, and have completed their undergraduate education in an institution where the medium of instruction is English may be exempted from the English Proficiency Tests. For inquiries and more information, visit Postgraduate Admissions.

    Postgraduate transfer 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 Transfer Students.

    For further guidance on requisite pre-core courses, and required admission documents, visit postgraduate admissions

    or call toll free +9712 800 ADYOU (23968)

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

    or admissiondxb@adu.ac.ae for Dubai Knowledge Park campus

    or click here to download ADU’s postgraduate programs catalogue

  • Curriculum

    Total Credit Hours: 33
    Course Code Course Title Prerequisite(s) Credit Hours
    LAJT505 Jurisprudence of Transactions None 3
    LACI501 Civil Transaction Law None 3
    LARM506 Legal Research Methodology None 3
    LACO502 Commercial Law None 3
    LAIS503 International Private Law None 3
    LACP504 Civil Procedure Law None 3
    LADI590 Thesis None 3

    Major Electives: 6 Credit Hours

    Total Credit Hours: 33
    Course Code Course Title Prerequisite(s) Credit Hours
    LAIP507 Intellectual Property Law (English) None 3
    LACA512 Arbitration in Civil and Commercial Articles None 3
    LACL509 Consumer Protection Law None 3
    LAIT514 International Trade Contracts None 3
    LAIA516 Investment Agreements Law None 3
  • Fees and Scholarships

    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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