Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU) Dubai is committed to instigate a culture of quality, innovation and research through smart learning, with emphasis on the academic disciplines of business, quality management, education, healthcare and environment.
Regular Admission The applicant must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited Higher Education Institution with a minimum AGPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 Scale or its equivalent. Applicants from non-management backgrounds applying to the following programs need to enroll and complete the Management Appreciation Program (MAP) prior to the start of the first semester: Master of Science in Organizational Excellence Master of Science in Innovation and Change Management Master of Management in Entrepreneurial Leadership Master in Project Management Master in Human Resource Management Master in Islamic Banking and Finance Master of Science: Excellence in Environmental Management Master of Science in Hospital Management Conditional Admission The University may consider applicants with AGPA of 2.5 to 2.99, subject to achieving an AGPA of 3 in their first 9 Credit Hours. Conditional Mature Entry Admission The University may consider applicants whose AGPA is in the range of 2.0-2.49 on a scale of 4.0 subject to successful completion of an admission interview and a TOEFL score of 550 or its equivalent on IELTS (6.0). UAE University graduates may also be considered for admission when AGPA is below 2 upon meeting the above mature entry requires in addition to two years of proven work experience after graduation. English Language Proficiency The applicant must obtain a TOEFL score of 550 (Paper Based Test) or 79 (Internet Based Test), or its equivalent on IELTS score of (6.0), or Emirates Standardized Test (EmSAT) English Achieved 1400 - 1525. Transferred Learners from other institutions Applicants may be admitted to a postgraduate program at HBMSU as a transferred learner as per CAA Standard 5.4 (2011) and upon meeting the following requirements: Learners in good academic standing (a minimum cumulative grade point average of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent) Learners who are not in good standing (cumulative grade point average is below 3.0) are permitted to transfer only to a program in a field different from the one from which the learner is transferring. Postgraduate program credits may be granted only for courses relevant to the degree that provide equivalent learning outcomes and in which the learner earned a grade of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or above. Learners are required to meet the English language proficiency requirements for HBMSU and for the program to which they seek to transfer, prior to commencing their study in the program. Learners are not allowed to enter under any conditions stipulated for provisional admission. How to apply? In order to be admitted to HBMSU programs, the following documents must be provided using online application form: Bachelor Certification Official Transcript TOEFL or IELTS score report 4 photographs Passport copy Emirates ID Equivalency certificate for foreign Bachelor Certification issued by the UAE Ministry of Education
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