Entry Requirements

To enter the programme you need

  1. A recognised Master’s degree in a subject related to the programme with a cumulative grade point average of greater than 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale, or its equivalent.
  2. Minimum EmSat English 1550 or TOEFL score of 580 or IELTS score of 6.5 (writing score of 6.0) or any another standardised test as approved by Ministry of Education.
  3. A minimum of 3 years teaching or equivalent experience in an educational/training organisation.
  4. Applicants must also submit a 500 word statement of educational philosophy or rationale for wishing to study for the doctorate. This will be discussed during the interview process.

English Exam Registration

Students may register for their IELTS at The British University in Dubai (BUiD)

While registering with ETS for iBT or with Amideast for ITP TOEFL, please quote BUiD’s TOEFL code 0168.
Internet (iBT) – test scores should be sent to BUiD directly by ETS.
Paper-based ITP TOEFL are accepted by the administering institution only. Only those administered by AMIDEAST Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Sharjah will be accepted if it is sent by Amideast to BUiD directly.

The British University in Dubai

Block 11, 1st and 2nd floor, Dubai International Academic City PO Box 345015, Dubai, UAE

Tel: +971 4 279 1400

Whatsapp: +971 50 701 2843

Email: [email protected]