Graduate Admissions

Graduate Admissions

With the rapid expansion of the knowledge-based economy and infrastructure in the UAE and around the world, there is an ever-increasing need for individuals with advanced specialized knowledge and skills. The Graduate degree programs at Khalifa University are designed to respond to these needs in a focused way.

Candidates who would like to apply to enroll on a Khalifa University Graduate program must apply online.

Graduate admissions deadlines

  • Fall semester: 31 May 2017

For more information about the graduate admissions application process, please refer to the links below:


A Khalifa University graduate program offers students the chance to engage in leading-edge research and academics.

M.A. in International and Civil Security*

M.Sc. in Information Security*

M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering

M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering

M.Sc. in Nuclear Engineering*

M.Sc. by Research in Engineering (Electrical and Computer)

M.Sc. in Systems & Engineering Management

Ph.D. in Engineering (with the option to specialize in Electrical and Computer, Mechanical, Aerospace, Biomedical, Nuclear*, or Robotics Engineering)

All programs offered by Khalifa University have received accreditation by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education. Accreditation attests to the overall quality of the individual degree programs.

*Program offered to UAE Nationals only

Admissions Office

Khalifa University of Science Technology and Research
P. O. Box: 127788
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates
Toll Free: 800 332211
Tel: +971 2 401 8000
Fax:+971 2 4472442