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The lure of a luxury lifestyle on the white sands of the Middle East, with sunny skies all year round and so much to do– you must have considered Dubai for a holiday or to visit friends and family!

Dubai will not be your obvious choice to study, but with over 27,500 students enrolled in 65+ universities it really becoming the next destination for education! You will be passionate about UK Education and will want to continue, so choosing to study at a quality UK University in Dubai will be the solution moving to one of the most dynamic and innovative cities in the world.

Where else would you find the world’s tallest building standing at 2722 feet, the world’s only 7-star hotel, the world’s fastest rollercoaster and a coffee that contains actual gold?! Half of Dubai’s population is aged 25-34 making it a youthful city, the population is made up of approximately 85% expats and although Arabic is the official language, English is spoken throughout the city. 

There has never been a more exciting time to visit Dubai as we look forward to the Expo in 2021 and a world of opportunity that it brings.


January 2021 Applications now open!

A brand new year, a new normal, but the same quality UK Degree.

We are excited to be opening applications for January 2021 with our ‘Think Smart. Study Different.’ Model, which gives students the flexibility to choose from Blended Learning (a combination of both online and face-to-face classes) or Distance Learning (100% online) allowing students to attend classes from the comfort of their own home, no matter where they are in the world.

Whilst we understand that the past year has been a challenging one, we can assure students that with our new learning model, our investment in advanced and leading digital platforms, rigorous safety measures and policies, and the commitment of our staff, your learning will not be compromised and you will receive the same Quality UK Degree.

What are you waiting for? Apply TODAY for January 2021!


Contact Stuart Kirkham to find out more about the opportunities for UK & Europe students…

Stuart Kirkham
International Student Recruitment Executive
WhatsApp: +971 56 371 9083

  • Choose to study via Blended Learning (a combination of face-to-face and online) or Distance Learning (100% online) 

  • Start your IFP in January and progress to year 1 of your undergraduate programme in September

  • Start year 1 of your undergraduate programme and join year 2 in September

  • Study in Dubai and receive your degree from London (UK) 

  • Flexible payment plans of up to 8 instalments per year available*

  • Option to transfer your studies to London

  • Excellent careers support throughout your studies and after you graduate

  • Option to work whilst you study

  • Unique and exciting student experience

  • Luxurious, state-of-the-art student accommodation 

*Enrolment subject to visa eligibility

Awards and Accolades


Best Media Centre

Forbes Middle East Higher Education Awards (2019)


University of the Year

Dubai Lynx Festival of Creativity (2019)


Best International University MENA

The European (2019)


University of the Year (UAE)

iStudy Awards (2019/20)


Only University in the Middle East

to be certified by Blackmagic Design


The 1st and only University in the UAE

to offer a face-to-face LLB (British Qualifying Law Degree)

Our Partnerships


All programmes are offered through Blended Learning (a combination of face to face and online) and Distance Learning (100% online)

A Blended Learning Model 

Blended Learning Mode

An Online Learning Model 

Distance Learning Mode

See a full list of programmes below
*Please note that all Postgraduate Programmes on offer for January 2021 can only be studied on a part-time basis.


International Foundation Programme


Our Services

Safe Campus

How we are keeping you safe on campus








Sport & Activities


Careers & Employment


Earn Whilst You Learn


English Language


Advantages of starting your studies in January

  • Start the International Foundation Programme and progress to Year 1 of your chosen Bachelor’s Degree in September
  • Start your Bachelor’s Degree and progress to Year 2 in September
  • Don’t waste any time – enrol now!

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Visa charges

Visa charges

Discover our Visa & Health Insurance services.  

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Academic Calendar 

View the Academic Calendar for 2020/21


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We provide the skills, training and contacts to make 100% of our graduates employable.

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Scholarships & Grants

Scholarships & Grants

We have a range of different scholarships and grants available for all levels of study. 

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Installment Plans

Installment Plans

We offer installment plans to support students with the payment of their tuition fees.

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Application Process

Application Process

Candidates can apply online through our website by submitting an online application form.

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What’s next?


Search for your programme of choice

Complete your application

Your application will be reviewed and you will receive notification within 2-3 working days

Accept and sign your Offer Letter

Pay your deposit

Submit any pending documents/meet any pending conditions

Apply for visa and make initial payment (if applicable)

Congratulations! You are officially a student of Middlesex University Dubai

Apply Now


Aptech 2020


Are you an APTECH student?

Enter into Year 2 or Year 3 of BSc Information Technology or BSc Business Information Systems at Middlesex University Dubai

Cost - AED 50,000/ USD 13,615*

Inclusive of: Tuition, Accommodation (10 months), Visa and Medical Insurance

*Fees are subject to change based on the exchange rate at the time of the transaction.

“Middlesex University stood out amongst the other universities in Dubai, as it was one of the few offering a British Degree. The main thing I love about MDX is the staff and the students as they are extremely resourceful. I especially love the passion the teachers share in helping, as well as the useful library material the university has to offer. My favourite place on campus is HUB19, as it is not only a place to relax, but also to make new friends.”

Charlotte Aguiar
International Foundation Programme


What are you waiting for? Explore your options for January 2021 now!

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