How to Apply

Application Procedure

Click here to apply online, alternatively download the soft-copy of the application form here.

When applying online, you will be required to upload the below documents:

  • Copies of all academic transcripts & certificates (originals will need to be presented prior to enrollment)
    This should include: Grade 10,11,12 High School Certificates/Report Cards with final leaving certificate, Bachelor Degree & University Transcripts (for postgraduate applicants)
  • Original TOEFL or IELTS results
  • 2 passport-size photographs.
  • Copy of the passport (and Residence Visa, if resident in the UAE).

Advanced entry applicants will also need to submit a certified copy of official academic transcript showing all courses studied and grades obtained, syllabus details (including information on course content) of the courses successfully completed and an explanation of the grading system.

Alternatively, applicants may scan and email the application form and all required documents to admissions@imtdubai.ac.ae

What next?

Once you have applied, you will receive a response from one of our Admissions Representatives within 2-3 working days. MBA applicants will be called for an interview (phone interview for international applicants, walk-in interview for domestic applicants).

Attestation of Documents

Undergraduate Applicants

All applicants are required to obtain equivalency of their secondary school except students whose degrees have been issued from the UAE Ministry of Education, Dubai UAE. The attestation process is defers based upon whether the student has completed his/her secondary schooling within the UAE or outside the UAE. Call/ email our admissions board for more details

Applicants who complete secondary schooling within the UAE (Outside Dubai): 
Applicants must obtain an Equivalency Certificate issued by the Ministry of Education for secondary schooling studies undertaken in the UAE. These students are provisionally admitted to the University and are permitted to commence the first semester of study subject to the student obtaining an Equivalency Certificate and fulfilling the admissions criteria.

Applicants who complete secondary schooling outside the UAE: 
These applicants upon fulfilling the admissions criteria and being chosen by the admissions board are admitted to the University; However, they must have their Secondary School Records and Certificates of Completion certified by the following boards:

a) The issuing Board of Secondary Education or the recognized authority for secondary education in the host country in which the applicant completed their education.

b) The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the host country.

c) The UAE Embassy in the host country.

d) Additionally, the UAE Ministry of Education and Youth in Dubai, must attest all secondary school certificates and transcripts issued outside the UAE.

If the applicant selected by the admissions board but is unable to secure the Equivalency Certificate as outlined above before the beginning of the semester he/she will be asked to sign a “Consent to Provide Documents” form agreeing to secure the equivalency. The applicant will be permitted to commence his/her studies at IMT DUBAI, but will be given a maximum of one (1) semester to obtain the equivalency certificate within this time period.

Postgraduate Applicants

All applicants for admission are required to obtain equivalency of their Bachelor degree from the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The attestation process is dependent upon whether you completed your bachelor degree in the UAE or in another country.

Applicants who completed their Bachelor degree outside the UAE 

In these circumstances, you will be provisionally admitted to the University and permitted to commence the first semester of study. However, you must have your Bachelor degree and transcripts/mark sheets certified by:

  1. The issuing University and/or recognized authority for tertiary education in the host country in which you completed your education.
  2. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs in the host country
  3. The UAE Embassy in that host country
  4. The Embassy of the host country in UAE must attest the authenticity of the documents and attestations.

Additionally, the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research must issue an Equivalency Certificate. Applicants must have a valid UAE residency visa when applying for an Equivalency Certificate. Failure to provide any conditions of your admission will result in suspension from the program.