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Institute of Management Technology, IMT Dubai

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About Institute

The IMT Business School is an international business school that is devoted to preparing industry ready, socially responsible and aware professionals for businesses in the Middle East and around the world. The Institute prides itself on having a strong academic focus, industry collaboration, and an entrepreneurial mindset. It offers accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programs to students from a multitude of nationalities and educational backgrounds. Established in 2006, the Institute was among the first International Business Schools to have set up a full-fledged campus in Dubai.

As a business school, IMT Business School recognizes the urgent need for businesses to hire professionals who can adapt to the ever-changing realities of the political, economic, and business environment, making sense of it quickly and adjusting to the changing context for creating value to both the organization and the society it is embedded in. Each program curriculum is carefully designed in order to build an entrepreneurial spirit and a consciousness of citizenship that would propel students to take leadership roles now or in their future careers. Its highly accomplished faculty not only maintains the rigor, but combines it with research insight and pedagogical innovation to keep the educational deliberations in sync with the local and global context. This combined with several industry engagement programs such as immersions, internships, live-projects, and panel discussions is a strength that IMT Business School takes pride in.

The quality of education provided by IMT Business School is certified by the Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs, UAE (MOE – HEA) and licensed by KHDA, and all its programs are accredited by the CAA.

At the undergraduate level IMT Business School offers a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (full-time). At the graduate level it offers a full time MBA for fresh graduates and an Executive MBA (on weekends) for working professionals. Students from various nationalities including the Middle East, India, Southeast Asia, and Europe study together and learn from both highly accomplished faculty members and diverse student groups.

A strong International exchange program augments the learning experience and exposure as the Institute has agreements with 15 leading Universities across Europe and the USA for student exchange and double degree programs. Every year nearly 15% of the students at IMT Business School are from one of the exchange partner schools.

The state of the art campus located in Dubai International Academic City hosts world-class teaching and learning halls, a library and other curricular and extra-curricular infrastructure. On-campus hostel facilities also ensures a full university experience for students.

All in all, at IMT Business School, students get a grounded learning experience and international exposure that forms the foundation of a promising managerial career.


(MBA)Program is designed to provide solid foundation in management disciplines.

  • Finance
  • Operations
  • Marketing
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Digital Business

Program objectives:

  • Apply a range of relevant concepts, principles, and theoretical knowledge to develop strategies and solutions to business issues. (Knowledge)
  • Exhibit proficiency in collecting and analyzing data, developing knowledge and its deployment in problem-solving and decision making. (Skill)
  • Identify and logically analyze business issues, construct reasoned solutions and communicate effectively. (Skill)
  • Display the ability to work independently and take judicious decisions for managing professional teams in a multi-cultural environment. (Autonomy & Self Development)
  • Recognize changes in the business environment, assess and address knowledge and skill gaps. (Self-Development).
  • Exhibit cross-cultural sensitivity, ethical behavior in the global business scenario. (Role in Context).

Satisfactory Academic

Applicants for the Graduate program are required to successfully complete an undergraduate degree from an accredited university which must be recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE with a CGPA of 3.0 and above on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent. Applicants with a lower overall CGPA (or equivalent) may be considered for admission based on their student profile, however will also be required to attend an interview with the academic panel. If accepted, the student will then be granted admission into the EMBA program on a probationary basis. If the undergraduate degree is from a country other than the UAE, it will be the responsibility of the student to obtain an Equivalency Certificate, as outlined below. For more information or assistance, please contact the Admissions office.

Proficiency in English 

Applicants are required to provide a certificate of English proficiency of IELTS 6.0 or equivalent from one of the below standardized English language tests that are recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR), UAE

English Language Test
IELTS (Academic)Paper-based TOEFLInternet-based TOEFLComputer-based TOEFLPearson PTE (Academic)Cambridge English AdvancedEmSATIESOL/SESOL
City and Guilds
ENTRY SCORE6.055079 - 8021350 - 57176 - 1841400 - 1525B2 Pass

Work Experience:

Although previous work experience is not a requirement for entry into the MBA program at IMT Dubai, MBA applicants with previous work experience will be given preference during the selection process. However, EMBA Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years work experience after the completion of their bachelor degree in order to be eligible.


A GMAT/CAT score is not mandatory to be considered for the Graduate program at IMT Dubai.

Personal Assessment Interview:

Eligible candidates will be required to attend an assessment interview with one of the faculty members from IMT Dubai. The acceptance decision will solely be based on the performance during that interview.

Full Time Program

The full time program is designed to provide students with a solid foundation in management disciplines by which students can leverage the academic foundation to attend professional excellence

  • MBA  – September 2018
  • BsBA  Full-Time – September 2018

Weekend Program

The weekend program is specially designed to provide working executives to extend their knowledge of business processes, functions and strategies, putting you on the fast track towards leadership and introducing you towards new ideas and concepts with a focus on practical application.

  • Executive MBA –  February, June and September 2018
  • BsBA  Weekend – February and September 2018
  • MS – SCLM – February 2018

Fee structure:

DescriptionModule AModule BModule CModule DModule ETotal Fees
Tuition Fee16,00016,00016,00016,00016,00080,000
Administration Fees160016001600160016008000

 Scholarship & Financial AId

At IMT Business School, we do our best to encourage qualified students to excel even more in their academic and career paths. We are inclined (without any commitment) to offer scholarships to selective candidates joining our undergraduate and postgraduate programs. We offer various levels of scholarships & discounts granted, based on a holistic view of the candidate’s profile. Scholarship decisions take place through a comprehensive, holistic review process by Scholarship Board Committee



  • Scholarships and Grants are not applicable on Administrative fees, Accommodations, Transportations, Insurance, Visa, Medical, or other fees unless explicitly stated.
  • The student will be awarded only one type of scholarship, rebate or discount of the highest value in case a student qualifies for more than one.
  • Scholarships and grants are valid for the term offered and cannot be deferred. All conditions of offer must be fulfilled before a scholarship can be awarded.
  • Students must satisfy all academic and English language entry requirements for admissions prior to being considered for a scholarship.
  • The decision of the scholarship committee shall be final and binding. The scholarship committee is composed of the Program Chairperson; Admissions Head and the Committee Chair.
  • Any variation on the policy should be cross-verified by the Management Committee.


  • While there is no formal application form for scholarships, students are expected to send in a request in order to apply for a scholarship. The sooner the application is made, the greater the chance of receiving a scholarship.
  • The students have to clearly state for the categories for which they wish to apply for the scholarships and grants. The students have to submit a description on why they wish to apply for the various categories of the scholarship.
  • To apply for the scholarships, the students shall submit their application and complete all the documentation required to be considered for that category of the scholarship.


As part of our commitment to ensuring that our students and Alumni are well placed in their career, the career service of Institute of Management Technology, Dubai has collaborated with EFMD Global Network to offer you your very own career portal, connecting you with global opportunities. The Corporate Members of EFMD Global Network have access to the portal to post their current placements and job opportunities. As a student or Alumni of IMT Dubai you can activate and login to your personal portal to find internship, trainee positions, apprenticeships and graduate positions that are relevant to you from companies around the world.

This global talent portal comes as an addition to all other existing initiatives and resources you have access to at school. It is targeted towards international students looking for placements back at home and local students that want to explore an international experience.

This portal is designed make things easier for you as a student, help you save time and focus on your learning. So as a part of your journey towards employment we would like to give you a head start and discover the potential in you.


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