CHSS GRADUATE STUDIES FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS (FAQ)
How do I apply
Students wishing to enroll in a program can apply online through the online application system.
This online service allows you to:
- Complete the online application form.
- Save your application to complete it later (please note your Login ID and PIN).
- Upload documents to support your application (each document separately).
- Submit your online application.
- Upload the security form.
What documents are required?
- Emirati students require a copy of a passport, nationality ID and UAE identity card.
International students inside the UAE require a copy of a passport, valid visa and
UAE identity card. International students outside the UAE need only a copy of the
- A copy of official certificates & transcripts (mark sheets) from all colleges or universities
attended (Master’s and Bachelor’s). Students who have degrees from outside the UAE
are required to get the equivalency certificate from the Ministry of Education in
- An official copy of the applicant’s score on the IELTS or TOEFL exam from an accredited
- A detailed curriculum vitae (CV).
- Two letters of recommendation from professionals familiar with the student’s academic
- A completed Security Form.
When will I receive a response on my application
Results of the application will be announced at least a month prior to the registration
period. Applicants will find the result on the application system. For any question
regarding the application, please contact the UAEU Admissions Office: PostGraduateAdmissions@uaeu.ac.ae / +971 3 7134279.
To view the tuition fees of the Master’s Programs, please visit the Program and Accommodation Fees webpage. Once accepted, applicants can pay their Master’s Program fees using their
bank card through E-Services.
Are there scholarships available
Yes. UAEU has a variety of financial support options available for its students. To
view the scholarships available, please visit the Scholarships, Fellowships, and Graduate Assistantships webpage.
What is the duration of the Master’s Programs?
The Master’s Programs usually span 2 to 3 years depending on the program and student’s
selection of thesis/non-thesis/internship options.
Can I pay for this program in installments?
Yes, installment payment is possible. The installment tuition fee service is an online
service that provides students with an alternative method to pay their tuition fees
during each semester. The student may divide the tuition fee into three installments
over three months (for all Master and PHD students), or four installments over four
months (this is only for DBA students and student employees at UAE University), during
which the student will pay the amount agreed upon in the online service within the
specified date. The service opens at the beginning of each semester and will be announced
to all students by the financial department.
What is the start date for the programs?
The start date for each semester as well as other important dates can be found on
the UAEU calendar webpage.
Are the hostel facilities available, and what additional fees are required?
Yes, the university provides paid hostel facilities that include meals and transportation
to the university if necessary. To view the hostel fees, please visit the Program and Accommodation Fees webpage.
In what language
are the programs
The language of instruction in UAEU is English with the exception of programs specified
I have a question that isn't answered here. Who can I contact for further help?
If you need further information, please contact UAEU Admissions Office (PostGraduateAdmissions@uaeu.ac.ae / +971 3 7134279) for assistance. In case of technical problems (login or password
problems) please contact the Helpdesk (Helpdesk@uaeu.ac.ae, Tel: +971 3 7136111).