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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)

The financial performance of an organization is highly dependent on strong human resources management. Ever-increasing global competition means activities such as recruitment, selection, retention, and training and development are at the forefront of a successful business.

Whether you are an experienced HR professional looking to advance in this exciting, challenging and influential arena, or a manager who wishes to get the best from his/her people, this program will give you the knowledge, understanding and key skills required by today's HR professionals to contribute effectively to dynamic organizations.

The program will develop your knowledge of key topics, theories and practices in HRM, including compensation and benefits, performance management, organizational behavior, and employment law and relations. You will have the opportunity to select a concentration from Training & Development, Organizational Leadership, International Human Resources Management, and Strategic Human Resources Management.

Keeping pace with the advances in people management is crucial to modern businesses and this advanced degree delivers that leading edge.

  • Career Opportunities

    Graduates of this program are well placed to take up careers in human resources management and other management roles that demand an understanding of the human element of business. You will be able to use this flexible degree to succeed in a large and diverse range of public and private organizations such as banks, government entities, oil companies, education institutions, utility companies, property developers, insurance companies, airlines, hospitals, financial institutions, investment companies, construction companies, engineering companies, energy companies 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 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.
       
    • 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

    Pre Core Courses (4 Courses - 8 Credit Hours):

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    ECO 482-PC Introduction to Economics - 2
    MGT 482-PC Introduction to Management - 2
    BUS 482-PC Quantitative Methods in Business - 2
    COM510-PC Business Communication - 0

    CORE COURSES (9 Courses - 27 Credit Hours):

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    HRM 515 Central Issues in Human Resource Management MGT500-PC* 3
    HRM 517 International Human Resource Management MGT514 + ECO530-PC* 3
    MGT523 Strategic Management Last Semester 3
    MGT514 Organizational Behaviour MGT500-PC* 3
    MGT524 Research Methods in Business BUS510-PC* 3
    HRM531 Corporate Performance Management HRM515 3
    HRM535 Labor Law and Social Legislation 3
    HRM532 Compensation and Contemporary Issues Last Semester 3
    HRM526 Job Evaluation and Performance Appraisal HRM515 + MGT524 3

    Note: *Only required if course work not taken prior to admission

    ELECTIVE COURSES (2 Courses - 6 Credit Hours):

    COURSE CODE COURSE TITLE PREREQUISITE CREDIT HOURS
    MGT520 Ethical Considerations for Modern Managers - 3
    MGT 521 International Business Management MGT500-PC* 3
    MGT 522 Leadership and Communication MGT500-PC* 3
    HRM522 Negotiation and Conflict Resolution for HR HMR515 3
    HRM523 Training and Development HRM515 3
    MGT525 Organizational Change HRM 515 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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