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We are proud to welcome 400 + international students to our university each year from across the globe, studying both on campus and most recently online at foundation, undergraduate and postgraduate levels.

We are seeing a growth in our European and British student community at Middlesex Dubai and we want your students to be part of it. You can get all the important information you need to make your choice including; cost of tuition, accommodation, employment options, student life and much more.

Be Unstoppable at Middlesex University Dubai! 


EXPO 2021

The World’s Greatest Show is taking place in Dubai and will bring with it many exciting experiences and opportunities to get involved in! This will be marked as the first Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia from the 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022 – you can be part of this!




Dubai is renowned for its wealth and opportunity. It is a haven for expats, with more than half the population aged between 25-34 – it’s a youthful city!

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!

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?! 

You will be living and studying in a truly multicultural environment, where the expat population is makes up 85% of the total population. Although Arabic is the official language, English is spoken throughout the city and your teaching and learning will be in English.

The University is located in Dubai Knowledge Park – close to key transportation links and business hubs. You’ll also be super close to the beach and the likes of Dubai Marina and Palm Jumeirah. It doesn’t get better than that! 


The main reason to choose to study a UK Degree, is the academic reputation of UK Education, providing a solid foundation and to boost potential. A UK Degree will challenge and push students to maximize their potential and to make the most of their time at university. The standards are incredibly high and universities are continuously monitored and tested to ensure they are meeting modern day challenges and preparing graduate for tomorrow.
With an internationally recognised university with an excellent academic reputation – A UK education opens doors, where you go in the world!




An honours degree is a real advantage when it comes to getting a job, the Degree is challenging and will give you the opportunity to shine, whilst benefiting from gaining advanced skills and knowledge, being able to demonstrate to prospective employers’ capacity for independent learning and research, problem-solving, critical thinking and communication skills.

You can complete your degree in just 3 years, preparing you to study at masters and PhD level.


We are a modern, vibrant university, focused on inclusivity and providing an academic and student experience like no other.

Middlesex University’s quality credentials are outstanding. Middlesex University is audited by the UK’s Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) for Higher Education and the Dubai campus is an integral part of this audit process.

Middlesex University Dubai is also licensed by the Dubai government’s Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA). 

All programmes on offer in Dubai to ensure that the quality of programmes taught in Dubai are equivalent to those at the home campus in London.

In the 2020 KHDA Higher Education Classification, developed in partnership with QS™, we received an incredible 5-star rating.



Middlesex University Dubai recognises academic excellence and offering scholarships and grants enables students from a range of different background to have the opportunity to study for a UK Degree, in the dynamic city of Dubai.

Our new International Study Grants have launched for September, for further information on the International Study Grants that are applicable for your specific country and for all levels of study, please contact your Country Representative directly.

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Studying in Dubai provide students with an easy visa process, no bank statements required, quick and simple process managed by the University.





English Language


Study English in Dubai from April - September and be rewarded with the benefits of:

  • Study English @ Middlesex Dubai
  • Special pricing for MDX students starting from USD 1,974* (for 6 weeks programme, including Visa)
  • Settle into Dubai before you begin your studies
  • Get to know your campus
  • Meet friends from around the world
  • Prepare yourself for your first university classes
  • Arrive in Dubai early
  • Choose to study just English in Dubai


Starting from just USD 544.59 per month

The Myriad is a brand new, state-of-the-art luxury student living community located in Dubai Academic City – just 35 minutes from the university campus, where a free bus shuttle service is offered to all residents. Students who stay at The Myriad are able to immerse themselves in a wider student community that encourages individuals from various institutions to socialise and network. A member of Middlesex University Dubai’s Accommodation Team will have a 24/7 office onsite – ensuring you are supported throughout your stay.

The Myriad offers excellent pricing packages inclusive of: furnishings, utilities, high speed Wi-Fi and broadband, onsite laundry facilities, sporting facilities, pool, gym, outdoor cinema, state of the art gaming lab, 24/7 security and community features).

Route to UK


If your goal is to study in the UK, why not choose Dubai as a stepping to experience the best of both worlds. Living and studying in the dynamic city of Dubai will give you the life skills to start your global leaning experience. You can transfer your studies to London after studying with us for one year.




What We Offer


Your career development is important to you and how we can help you achieve this is what you need to know. Whether you are a recent graduate looking to develop yourself further before employment, or you are looking for promotion or pursue a new path, we can assist and guide you to make the important decisions through our exploratory professional guidance sessions





We work with hundreds of employers to provide you with a range of opportunities to develop new skills, networks, volunteering and graduate opportunities.

You can benefit from a range of different Virtual Career Studios, digital tools, resources, jobs, and more! If you are an entrepreneur and looking to develop a business idea, the Institute of Entrepreneurship and Business Excellence will support you to bring your idea to life!

Find jobs, internships or placements and develop applications as well as meet employers!

Student Experience


You are guaranteed to meet students from more than 118 nationalities across the globe! University is where you forge lifelong friendships, create lasting memories, build networks that will be sure to take you places, and find out who you are and who you are meant to be!

We have over 40 different sports clubs, 15 social clubs, international trips and a complete range of events taking place over the course of the academic year.




Your Graduation will be one of the most important days of your life, where all your academic achievements are recognised and celebrated in front of family, faculty and friends. We ensure we make this a special day for you.

Graduates of Middlesex University Dubai, can opt to attend the Graduation Ceremony in London should you wish to graduate from the home campus.


Way to study


In today’s changing world, we are guaranteeing flexibility across all our programmes. Whilst the situation continues to change, we are very much focused on bringing students back to campus to experience student life the way they do best at Middlesex Dubai, however Face to Face Classes may be supported by online delivery providing students with an uncompromised teaching and learning experience.

We are an agile and adaptive university, putting the students first, so flexibility is high on our agenda.

Cost of Living


When comparing to other countries, the perception of Dubai is high cost, however the cost of the living is reasonable, there are many ways to live on a budget and Dubai is set up to enable easy living for a range of different people form many diverse backgrounds.

The University ensures that students are offered the most cost effective and quality options for accommodation, sport and leisure, recreational and social and more. These are supported by partnerships being formed to benefit our student community.


Stuart KirkhamMeet Stuart, Country Representative UK & Europe

With many universities offering the same programmes, guaranteeing a student experience with a difference, we know it can be confusing. I want to provide you with the opportunity to ask any questions you may have, and get a true insight in to what it is like studying in Dubai. I can assist with questions about; entry requirements, English Language, Visa, faculty, programmes and much more…

Fill out the connect with us form and I will be in contact or you can reach me on:

Stuart Kirkham
Country Representative UK & Europe


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