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Executive Master in Business Administration

Zayed University

24 months
968 USD/credit 17424 USD/year
968 USD/credit 17424 USD/year
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The Executive Master in Business Administration (EMBA) at Zayed University is a general management program firmly grounded in the functional areas of the business enterprise.


Courses are designed to introduce managers to developments significantly impacting business including technological advances, globalization and the internet economy.

The faculty delivering this Executive Master in Business Administration program from Zayed University are specialists in their respective fields of study who bring a depth of knowledge and an emphasis on practical application, both of which are essential to creating a business-relevant master's degree program.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the graduate degree program, graduates will be able to:

  • differentiate and explain business roles, functions, trends, and dilemmas at the operational, tactical, and strategic levels confronted by senior- and executive-level;
  • analyze, synthesize, and evaluate the primary role of the major business functions (e.g. Strategy, Production, Marketing etc.) and appraise, connect, question, and reframe the major external factors that affect organizations (e.g., consumer preferences, economic factors, legislation, etc.);
  • anticipate, infer, judge, and resolve advanced business problems through the application of acquired knowledge in the business in general and more specifically those of concern to senior- and executive-level leaders;

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Organizational Behavior and Leadership
  • Accounting
  • Managerial Economics
  • Human Resource Management
  • Marketing Management
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Corporate Finance

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application for graduate program admission;
  • Relevant supporting documents; and,
  • A receipt of payment of the non-refundable application fee of AED 420.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 968 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17424 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 968 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • AED 3,556 -  per credit 

Living costs for Abu Dhabi

5000 - 8600 AED /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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