12 months
5282 EUR/year
5282 EUR/year
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If you are passionate about teaching and delivering a high-quality learning experience then this Teaching program, delivered in English at Abu Dhabi University, is for you.  Blending practical experience with theoretical study, the program prepares you to teach in both public and private schools.

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The focus of the Teaching program from Abu Dhabi University is placed on practical teaching experience, both school-based and within our micro-teaching laboratory. This is combined with the latest research into effective teaching and learning strategies. You will learn to plan, design, critically review and implement a curriculum, including material development. This program prepares you to teach a variety of subjects, examines classroom management strategies and the use of education technology.

You will gain skills that will enable you to design curricula and learning environments that will fully engage students in the learning process, taking into account different learning styles and special needs. You will study policy behind curriculum design, as well as analyze and evaluate different evaluation techniques. 

We graduated over 3000 students from this program between 2011 and 2017, building a strong network of schools both nationally and regionally. These special relationships mean we remain fully responsive to the needs of the market we are serving.

Career opportunities

Graduates of this program have gone on to teach in both government and private schools within the UAE and across the region.

Electives allow you to become a subject-specific teacher in Arabic, Islamic Studies, Science, Mathematics, English, Social Studies or Information Technology.

Graduates can also take up education management roles, as well as non-teaching positions such as counselors and advisors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Education in UAE
  • Educational Psychology & Learning
  • Educational Technology
  • Methods of Teaching Islamic Studies
  • Methods of Teaching Science
  • Methods of Teaching Social Studies
  • Methods of Fine Arts and Graphic Design

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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24 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Bachelors 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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    5282 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5282 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    5282 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 5282 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 12 months.

21,600 AED


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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