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Program Overview and Objectives

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

This MBA program offers you the opportunity to take your career to the next level, become an accomplished global leader in the field of Finance and thrive in today’s complex business environment.

You will be immersed in a stimulating and diverse blend of case studies, exercises, group work, simulations and lectures, a blended teaching approach  designed to maximize the learning experience, providing the knowledge and skills to manage, motivate, innovate and, most of all, lead in the challenging world of finance and business.

You will study both financial and managerial accounting, investment theory and analysis, financial institutions and markets, as well as international finance. The development of leadership, communication, team-building and critical thinking skills, the ability to critically evaluate business performance, as well as an understanding of organization sustainability, are also the cornerstones of this program.

  • Career Prospects

    Graduates of this program are ready to take up positions in both the finance and business sectors. Specialized financial knowledge combined with sound business skills are highly desirable and graduates have gone on to work in a large and diverse range of public and private organizations in banks, government entities, oil companies, education institutions, utility companies, property developers, hospitals, financial institutions and international consulting firms.

    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

    • 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.
       
    • English Proficiency Tests: with a minimum score range of 1400 - 1525 on the English language portion of the EmSAT examination, or its equivalent on other national or internationally-recognized tests that are approved by the CAA, such as TOEFL scores of 213 CBT (Computer-Based Test), 79 IBT (Internet-Based Test), 550 PBT (Paper-Based Test), or 6.0 IELTS (taken at Amideast).

    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 CREDITS: 33 Credit Hours

    Pre Core Courses*:

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    ACC 482-PC Financial Accounting - 2
    ECO 482-PC Introduction to Economics - 2
    MGT 482-PC Introduction to Management - 2
    BUS 482-PC Quantitative Methods in Business - 2

    Note: *Only required if course work not taken at the undergraduate level.

    Core Courses: 24 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    ACC 522 Managerial Accounting ACC520-PC* 3
    FIN 512 Financial Management ECO530-PC*+ACC 520-PC 3
    MGT 521 International Business Management MGT500-PC* 3
    MGT 522 Leadership and Communication MGT500-PC* 3
    MGT523 Strategic Management Last Semester 3
    MKT 511 Marketing Management - 3
    MGT524 Research Methods in Business BUS510-PC* 3
    SCM 540 Operations and Supply Chain Management BUS510-PC* 3

    Concentration: 9 Credit Hours

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    CE1 Concentration 1 - 3
    CE2 Concentration 2 - 3
    CE3 Concentration 3 - 3

    Finance Concentration:

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    FIN605 Investment Theory & Analysis FIN512 3
    FIN609 Financial Institutions & Markets FIN512 3
    FIN613 International Finance FIN512 + ECO530-PC* 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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