Master of Business Administration

Murdoch University in Dubai

Program Description

Master of Business Administration

Murdoch University in Dubai

Master of Business Administration

Have you been thinking about ways of broadening or strengthening your employment possibilities?

Having a postgraduate qualification in Business can often provide you with the edge needed to make it through to the upper echelons of industry. The Master of Business Administration provides a comprehensive exposure to the key analytical tools required to make sound business decisions. It can be completed in 12,* 16 or 24 months. Classes are usually held in the evening as it is much more convenient for working professionals.

* Approval is not automatic for the 12 month MBA and each application for this option will be considered individually

Did you know?

Murdoch Business School graduates have gained employment in managerial positions in public and private sector organizations including Unilever, Dubai Municipality, Etihad Airways, Emirates NBD, Honeywell and Dubai Holding.

Murdoch's MBA students have the unique opportunity of completing a double degree. Students can gain their MBA and MRHM degrees in only 20 months* of study.

*It is possible to complete both the MBA and the MHRM in 20 months by seeking Academic Chair approval for enrolment overload to study 4 units in each of 3 trimesters. The remaining 2 trimesters will require enrolment of 3 units in each. Approval is not automatic and each application for overload will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Employment Prospects

Murdoch MBA graduates have an employment rate of close to 100 per cent of those seeking work. The private sector dominates, and the public sector accounts for around 18 per cent of graduates.

PG Application Checklist (degree holders):

  • Complete the postgraduate application form.
  • Submit all of your completed qualifications and the transcripts of your results. This will help the university to properly assess your application. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • Enclose certified copies of your English test score (IELTS or TOEFL) if applicable.
  • Submit your resumé.
  • Enclose a complete International Students Personal Statement.
  • Enclose two complete International Referees Reports. These are to be completed by your referees.
  • An application fee should be included along with the application. Applications sent without this fee will not be processed. Postgraduate application fee - AED 250
  • Enclose two passport size photographs.
  • Enclose your passport copy with visa page.

PG Application Checklist (work experience applicants):

  • Complete the postgraduate application form.
  • Submit all of your completed qualifications and the transcripts of your results. This will help the university to properly assess your application. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
  • Enclose certified copies of your English test score (IELTS or TOEFL) if applicable.
  • Submit your resumé.
  • Enclose a complete International Students Personal Statement.
  • Enclose two complete International Referees Reports. These are to be completed by your referees. They must be professional references preferably from your current or previous employer.
  • Letters demonstrating your workforce history. They must support your resumé.
  • An application fee should be included along with the application. Applications sent without this fee will not be processed. Postgraduate application fee - AED 250
  • Enclose two passport size photographs.
  • Enclose your passport copy with visa page.

Fee

AED 96,000 for full program

All students must complete 12 units to graduate. Students will complete differing amounts of units per trimester depending on whether they are full-time, part-time or overloaded students. Payment for the program is made on a trimester basis:

Full-time - 16 months - 3 units per trimester for 4 trimesters = AED 24,000 per trimester

Part-time - 24 months - 2 units per trimester for 6 trimesters = AED 16,000 per trimester

Overload - 1 year - 4 units per trimester for 1 year = AED 32,000 per trimester

* 3 trimesters per year

* AED 8,000 per unit. Each unit is 4 points

September Intake – 2015

  • Early Action Scholarship Deadline – July 27, 2015
  • Other Scholarship and Application Deadline – August 14, 2015
  • UAE and GCC Application Deadline - September 4, 2015

January Intake – 2016

  • Early Action Scholarship Deadline – November 26, 2015
  • Other Scholarship and Application Deadline – December 19, 2015
  • UAE and GCC Application Deadline - January 9, 2016

September Intake – 2016

  • Early Action Scholarship Deadline – July 27, 2016
  • Final Scholarship and Application Deadline – August 27, 2016
  • UAE and GCC Application Deadline - September 2, 2016
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated February 24, 2016
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
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Sept. 2016
Duration
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16 - 24 months
Part time
Price
Price
96,000 AED
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Duration 16 - 24 months
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