Dubai(UAE) 16 December 2016: Applications are being invited by Murdoch University in Dubai for undergraduate and postgraduate programmes 2017. Murdoch University in Dubai is a branch campus of Murdoch University which is based in Perth, Australia.
The University offers a wide range of undergraduate courses include Bachelor of Commerce in Finance (BCom), Bachelor of Commerce in Management (BCom), Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing (BCom), Bachelor of Communication in Public Relations (BCommun),Bachelor of Media in Screen Production ( BMedia),Bachelor of Communication in Journalism (BCommun),School of Information Technology,Bachelor of Science in Business Information Systems (BSc) and Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSc). Right now, the Dubai campus offers only two post graduate courses-Master of Business Administration (MBA) and Master of Education (MEd). The application will be accepted until the end of 2017 January. To know more about the programmes, download the brochure of the University.
To lure students, this time, Murdoch University itself presents a list of 10 reasons for choosing it. The major highlight is the 65th position given by the Times Higher Education in a ranking table of world’s 100 best universities under 50 years of age. University claims that the branch campus is Dubai follows the same quality standards as that of Australia. Value for money is another major highlight. A better job opportunity after the completion of the study is another highlight. They claim MBA graduates have got jobs in Unilever, Dubai Municipality, Etihad Airways, Emirates NBD and Honeywell and Dubai Holding, and the MEd graduates have gained employment in senior positions at the Ministry of Education, ADVETI and ADEC. Alumni from undergraduate courses have also placed well according to the University authorities. Know more about 10 reasons to join Murdoch University, Dubai.
A decade old history in Dubai
While many branch campuses of the reputed Universities closed its shutters in Dubai due to the lower rate of enrollments, the Murdoch University could garner more students every year. Glorious 10-year-old history of Murdoch University in Dubai is a classic example that quality will survive.
Mother campus in Perth, Western Australia, is also a centre of excellence for higher education. In Australia, the Murdoch University, which started its academic operations in 1975 in Australia, has more than 22,000 students and 2,500 staff. Around 100 different nationalities of the People are a proof of the rich diversity exists in the university. There are over 200 undergraduate and postgraduate courses or majors in Australian campus. Over 51 years, Murdoch, Australia has earned an international reputation for the quality of its teaching and research. In 2015, Murdoch stands 65th in the Times Higher Education ranking of the world’s top 100 universities under 50 years old, the 9th highest of the 16 Australian universities included in the top 100. It also garners 82nd rank in Times Higher Education’s 2016 ranking of 150 world universities under 50. This is an explicit evidence of the institution’s standard of higher learning and high-quality research. The Dubai campus was inaugurated in 2007 by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Bin Mubarak Al Nahayan, the UAE Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and is situated at Dubai International Academic City. The branch is licenced by the Dubai Government body Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA).
Another highlight is the accreditation. It has got accreditation of Tertiary Education Quality Standards Agency (TEQSA) in Australia. And the university is committed to providing the same standards of education whether you are studying in Perth or in Dubai. The university also offers the scholarship for academic excellence. Some heavy fee waiver is the offer. The details about the scholarship will be revealed later.
How to apply
Students can apply online for both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.