Join Zayed University in Fall 2020

The Choice of Excellence

Zayed University has a distinguished reputation as one of UAE’s leading public universities to educate future leaders and prepare them for success in their chosen careers. Since its inception in 1998, the emphasis at Zayed University has always been on challenging, guiding, and supporting students to be the very best that they can be and producing graduates who can innovate, change and lead in today’s dynamic business climate.

Leveraging Leadership Talent

Zayed University’s graduate degree programs are dedicated to cultivating highly effective managers and well-rounded leaders by providing them with the mindset, knowledge, skills, and management capabilities to succeed in today’s constantly changing global world and to influence and work across organizational and cultural boundaries.

Zayed University offers an exciting range of internationally accredited graduate degree programs in business, finance, communication, diplomacy and international affairs, education, information technology and cybersecurity, legal and judicial studies and jurisprudence of reality offered on both the campuses in Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The graduate degree programs are designed to transform mid-career professionals into confident, successful leaders and prepare them for a wealth of accomplishments throughout their careers.

Flexible and Convenient

Our graduate degree programs are designed to meet the needs of accomplished professionals who strive to enhance their knowledge without interrupting their careers. Faculty utilize a mix of on-site and off-site delivery systems that have demonstrated the flexibility needed to accommodate working graduate students. Weekend classes or modular weeks of study are the norms, and these allow students to finish their degrees as soon as possible.

Faculty Who Inspire

Our mix of international faculty have research and extensive teaching experience at the graduate level and bring their expertise and valuable real-world perspectives right to your graduate class.

Corporate Connections

Zayed University’s academic reputation, coupled with its established links to government, business, and industry, means that our graduates are the first choice for many leading companies.

Admissions and Funding

Applicants of all nationalities to Zayed University’s graduate programs are considered for financial aid in the form of merit and alumni scholarships. Students who wish to pursue their graduate studies on a full-time basis and work on campus as Teaching, Research or Administrative Assistants can do so and earn a healthy stipend to help defray the cost of their education.  Corporate discounts are also available for bulk applications received from public and private sector organizations.

We invite you to share the collective Zayed University experience and join the select group of graduates who now hold key positions of influence in public and private sector organizations in the Gulf Arab States.

Please contact Graduate Studies Deanship before the application deadline of 2 August 2020 at +971-2-599-3605, email or visit the graduate studies webpage at for more information on graduate degree programs, application procedures and financial assistance.

Come and join us to start your leadership journey. We look forward to welcoming you to Zayed University.