Dubai, International Academic City
P.O. Box 345006, Dubai, UAE.
+971 4 4227244
+971 4 3638862


1. Satisfactory Academic

Standing Applicants for the MBA program must have successfully completed an undergraduate degree from an accredited university which must be recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE, with a CGPA of 3.0 and above on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent (50%+ overall average). Admissions for applicants with a lower CGPA score may be required to meet the academic panel and acceptance into the program will be decided based upon the panel recommendation.

2. Proficiency in English

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of English proficiency from one of the below standardized English language tests that are recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE.

3. Work Experience

Although previous work experience is not a requirement for entry into the MBA program at IMT Dubai, MBA applicants with previous work experience will be given preference during the selection process. However, EMBA Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years work experience after the completion of their bachelor degree in order to be eligible.

4. GMAT / CAT score

A GMAT/CAT score is not mandatory to be considered for the MBA program at IMT Dubai.

5. Personal Assessment Interview

Eligible candidates will be required to attend an assessment interview with one of the faculty members from IMT Dubai. The acceptance decision will solely be based on the performance during that interview.

Attestation of Documents

All applicants for admission at IMT Dubai are required to obtain an Equivalency Certificate of their bachelor degree from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE. The attestation process is dependent upon whether you completed your degree in the UAE or abroad.

Applicants who completed their bachelor degree outside the UAE

In these circumstances, the student will be provisionally admitted to IMT Dubai and permitted to commence the first semester of study. However, the student must have their bachelor’s degree and transcripts/mark sheets certified by:

  • The issuing University and/or recognized authority for tertiary education in the host country in which you completed your education.
  • The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the host country
  • The UAE Embassy in that host country
  • The Embassy of the host country in UAE must attest the authenticity of the documents and attestations. Additionally, the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE must issue an Equivalency Certificate. Applicants must have a valid UAE residence visa when applying for an Equivalency Certificate. Failure to provide any conditions of your admission will result in suspension from the program.

The full-time program is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines by which students can leverage the academic foundation to attend professional excellence.

Full Time

  • MBA – Fall
  • BsBA / – Fall

The weekend program is specially designed to provide working executives the opportunity to extend their knowledge of business processes, functions and strategies, putting you on the fast track towards leadership and introducing you towards new ideas and concepts with a focus on practical application.


  • EMBA – Fall, Spring, and Summer
  • BsBA – Fall and Spring