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   United Arab Emirates

Information for students from United Arab Emirates

Niall McAleer

Hi, I'm Niall your Regional Officer

Welcome to your country's information page. Here, you'll find relevant information for your country to help you make an application to one of our degree programmes, including entry requirements, Ulster University's events near you and even contact information for our local representatives in your country.I'm here to help you with any questions you may have about studying at Ulster University. Why not check if we're visiting your country soon for an event, or feel free to contact me via the channels below.

Undergraduate courses

Each programme will have slightly different requirements, both in terms of overall points and certain subjects, so please check the relevant subject in the undergraduate on-line prospectus.

Normally Ulster University welcomes applications from students with:


  • Associate Degree
  • University Diploma

Meet our requirements for undergraduate courses?

Postgraduate courses

Typically we require applicant for taught programmes to hold the equivalent of a UK first degree (usually in a relevant subject area). Please refer to the specific entry requirements for your chosen course of study as outlined in the online prospectus. We consider students who have good grades in the following:


  • Bachelor degree (132 credit hours)

Meet our requirements for postgraduate courses?

English Language Entry Requirements

Normally the minimum English language entry requirement is IELTS (academic) of 6.0 (with no band score of less than 5.5).

Some of our courses ask for a higher score.

If you do not meet the English language requirement we will give you a conditional offer subject to you meeting the requirement before the commencement of the course.

We accept a wide range of alternative English language examinations and tests
so please check the list of other accepted tests

Local representatives for United Arab Emirates

Global Vision


All countriesAdmin@visionedu.co.uk / BahrainBahrain@visionedu.co.ukEgyptinfo@globalvisionegypt.comOmanOman@visionedu.co.ukSaudi ArabiaRiyadh@visionedu.co.uk

Intelligent Partners Intelligent Partners


Office 1705, Mazaya Business Avenue – BB1 Jumeirah Lake Towers, P.O. Box 114423, Dubai.

Intelligent Partners Intelligent Partners


Office 1004, C2 Tower, Albateen, Baynunah St. Abu Dhabi.

International Educational Services Arab World

PROED DMCC Lauren Jackson (Co-Founder) / Lea Rosales (Councelor)

SBI UK LTD Recruitment Services DR. M. Yousaf - Director

UNI Student Ramy Hegab (Business Development Manager)