United Arab Emirates

Welcome to our community

Oxford Brookes welcomes students from the United Arab Emirates. We attract students from over 140 different countries into our friendly and supportive international community. A degree from Oxford Brookes is a valuable investment in your future as we offer the highest standards of teaching alongside work placements, industry connections and career guidance.

Employers take a keen interest in students who have studied abroad, as this shows an ability to manage and adapt to new situations and challenges. We design our courses to help you gain the practical skills and knowledge that employers value and prepare you for entry into the global job market. Find out why so many international students choose Oxford Brookes. 

Meet your country advisor

Andrew Reader

Based in Oxford, UK

What can you study at Oxford Brookes?

Whether you’re looking to pursue your passion, further your career, or move in a new direction, we have a wide range of degrees that can help you achieve your goal. 

Popular courses

Not sure where to start? Here are some popular courses studied by Emirati students.

Global scholarships

We offer a range of scholarships to help make studying at Oxford Brookes more affordable. With our International Student Scholarship, international students can receive a discount of up to £2,000 off their tuition fees. 

Find out more about what scholarships are available to you. 

Entry requirements

Undergraduate minimum entry requirements

  • Please check the individual course page and use the equivalency table at the link below to work out the specific requirements for your course.

Qualification equivalent to UK A-levels: 

  • Thawawaya/General Secondary Education Certificate PLUS a recognised foundation course

Postgraduate minimum entry requirements

  • Please check the individual course page for the bachelor degree requirement and use the equivalency table at the link below to work out your specific requirement.

How to apply?

Applying to a university in the UK is a simple process - this video will show you what you need to do or you can read more about how to apply.

Oxford Brookes has representatives around the world who can advise you about study options at the University and can help you fill in an application form free of charge. If you would like help, contact one of our local agents from the list below.

The British Council also has offices worldwide and can help you find out more about Oxford Brookes and how to apply. 

Brighter Admission Consultant

1602, 1 Lake Plaza,

+971 589997527

Brighter Admission Consultant also has offices in Abu Dhabi and Sharjah

Global Vision for Academic Services

IDP Education

Office no 104, Century Plaza Building
Jumeirah 1

T (+971) 4 344 6814 F: +971 4 344 6817

Another IDP Education office is located in Abu Dhabi.

Intelligent Partners

Office 1705 Mazaya Business Avenue
BB1 Jumeirah Lakes Towers
P.O. Box 114423

T (+971) 4 3686036, (+971) 4 3686097, (+971) 4 3686087

Other Intelligent Partners offices are located in: Abu Dhabi

International Placewell Consultants

Block 13, office No: F-18
Dubai Knowledge Park

+97 1504293760

Knowledge Horizon

Office 704, ACICO Business Park
PO BOX 29114

T (+971) 4 298 0994 / F (+971) 4 298 0995

Uniserv Education

Office F37
Block 2B
Knowledge Village
P.O. Box 501730

+971 58 831 5450