Master's Degree in Engineering in Dubai in United Arab Emirates

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In order to successfully obtain a Masters qualification, you will need to obtain a number of credits by passing individual modules. Most taught Masters will have a number of core modules which you must take and pass in order to obtain the qualification. The assessment of research Masters is almost always entirely by a single dissertation module or project.

Improvements made to manmade things such as tools, structures and machines are largely due to the efforts of people in the field of engineering. These people combine creativity with mathematics and worldly knowledge, resulting in innovation.

 

Education in the United Arab Emirates has its benefits: sun, sea, sand, tax-free earnings after graduation and some of the best universities in the Gulf region.In addition, a number of highly ranked universities based in other countries have branch campuses in the UAE.

Dubai is one of the most advanced and modern cities in the world. The city is home to beautiful architecture, big businesses and tourist attractions. The town is also home to some of the region’s most prestigious universities and colleges.

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Master of Science in Engineering Management

Al Ghurair University
Campus Full time 6 semesters September 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The MSEM degree bridges the gap between the field of engineering, technology and the field of business by equipping students with the technical expertise and leadership skills. [+]

Masters in Engineering in Dubai in United Arab Emirates. Master of Science in Engineering Management Over the past decade, the UAE labor market has witnessed a remarkable increase in the proportion of skilled workers, IT professionals, engineering graduates, researchers, scientists, and a broad spectrum of other professionals, commonly referred to as “knowledge workers”. This trend is expected to continue as the country enters the next decade. The increasing demand for knowledge workers has created several opportunities and challenges for institutions of higher education to design graduate programs to build the skills of young people in different fields of specialization. Al Ghurair University’s Master of Science in Engineering Management (MSEM) will effectively serve the needs of the knowledge economy with engineering professionals equipped with sophisticated managerial skills. The MSEM degree fits well with the vision of United Arab Emirates to maintain its status as a regional commercial hub and to strengthen its competitive position in the global economy. Engineering graduates, especially the MSEM degree holders, can play a potentially significant role in steering the country in the direction of greater diversification with innovative engineering ideas and appropriate strategic thinking. Why studying MSEM The world is changing. With the challenges facing us on a global level (sustainability, health, environmental protection) there is a new need for companies and organizations to integrate technical and business skills to solve these difficult problems. The MSEM degree bridges the gap between the field of engineering, technology and the field of business by equipping students with the technical expertise and leadership skills they need to advance their career in the fast-paced world of technology. Program Mission The mission of the MSEM program is to equip engineering graduates with the required competencies to successfully grow and contribute in the planning and execution of complex projects in order to sustain the UAE economic and industrial growth. Program Goals The MSEM program will produce quality graduates who will: Address the engineering management problems effectively and efficiently. Develop and manage engineering solutions using the skills and knowledge acquired through formal education. Utilize analytical and professional skills to work independently or collaboratively. Practice accountability and ethics with social responsibility. Lead multidisciplinary teams and demonstrate life-long learning. Additional Admission Requirements: The candidates intend to seek admission in the MSEM program should have an undergraduate degree in any of the engineering specializations such as, but not limited to, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechanical. Industrial , Civil Engineering, etc or any related scientific filed. Graduate Admission Policy 1. General Admission Requirements Students seeking admission to the graduate programs of AGU must have a recognized baccalaureate degree with a minimum CGPA of 3.00 out of a 4.00 point scale or its established equivalent. 2. English Language Requirements In order to be admitted to a graduate program at AGU, a candidate must demonstrate sufficient command of the English language as measured by the TOEFL or any other internationally recognized equivalent and standard test as approved by the CAA, MOHESR, UAE. The candidate must submit a minimum TOEFL score of 550 (paper based) or 213 (computer based) or 79 (iBT) or submit a score of 6.0 on IELTS or other internationally recognized equivalent test score as approved by the CAA. The students transferring from other institutions to AGU must also meet the same English language requirement. There are two exceptions to this requirement: native speaker of English who has completed his/her undergraduate education in an English-medium institution in a country where English is the official language; an applicant with an undergraduate qualification from an English-medium institution who can provide evidence of acquiring a minimum TOEFL score of 500 on the paper-based test, or its equivalent or another standardized test approved by the CAA, at the time of admission to his/her undergraduate program. 3. Conditional Admission A student may be granted a conditional admission under the following circumstances: (a) English Language Requirement Condition A student having a recognized baccalaureate degree and a TOEFL score of 530 (197CBT, 71iBT) or IELTS score of 5.5 or its equivalent on another standardized test approved by CAA may be offered “Conditional Admission” in a Master program. The student granted admission in this category must meet the following requirements during the period of conditional admission. student must achieve a TOEFL score of 550 or equivalent by the end of the student’s first semester of study; student may take a maximum of 6 credit hours in the first semester of study, not including intensive English courses; student must achieve an overall grade point average of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale in the first nine credit hours of credit-bearing courses studied for the Master’s program. (b) Students with CGPA below 3.00 A student having a recognized baccalaureate degree with a cumulative grade point average below 3.00 on a 4.00 scale, or its established equivalent, and who meets the English language competency requirements for general admission stated in 5.2. above, may be offered “Conditional Admission” in to a Master’s program. The student granted admission in this category must meet the following requirements during the period of conditional admission. student may take a maximum of 9 credit hours in the first semester of study; student must achieve an overall grade point average of 3:00 on a 4.00 scale in the first nine credit hours of credit-bearing courses studied for the Master’s program. 4. Transfer Admission Credit transfer is the award of credit in recognition of studies from a previously completed or partially completed program or qualification. AGU may admit students transferring from graduate programs at other institutions recognized by the MOHESR provided they satisfy the following conditions. Students meet the English language proficiency requirements for the graduate program (see section 2), prior to commencing their study in that program. AGU will transfer graduate program credits only for courses relevant to the degree that provided equivalent learning outcomes and in which the student earned a grade of B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or better. The number of transferred credits must not exceed 50% of the total number of credits which are required to complete a graduate program. Students who are not in good standing may transfer only to a program in a field different from the one from which the student is transferring. Students shall not be eligible to receive credit twice for substantially the same course taken at two different institutions. No credit transfer for a capstone course, project or dissertation shall be allowed. [-]

Master of Engineering Management

The University of Wollongong in Dubai
Campus Full time 2 years June 2017 United Arab Emirates Dubai

The Master of Engineering Management (MEM) program will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design, evaluate and implement management techniques in the context of industrial engineering projects. [+]

The Master of Engineering Management (MEM) program will provide you with the knowledge and skills required to design, evaluate and implement management techniques in the context of industrial engineering projects. Engineering is a discipline that strives for continuous improvement in processes and systems. Consequently, management responsibilities are an inevitable component of most engineering occupations. If you are an engineering practitioner looking to increase your managerial responsibility, the Master of Engineering Management program will help you develop the project management skills applicable to large scale engineering challenges. Course Overview The Master of Engineering Management (MEM) will enable you to successfully integrate technical and management skills, while optimising the use of personnel, resources, equipment and information to execute engineering projects. The program will challenge you to analyse, diagnose and execute strategic judgment in order to identify issues and devise innovative solutions to complex organisational problems. You will also use a range of technical applications and computational tools to support the decision making process in complex business and industrial environments. Career Opportunities The need for engineering talent is apparent in the rapid increase in large-scale construction projects underway throughout the Region. There is a strong demand for engineering professionals and a wealth of opportunities for those who combine both technical and managerial expertise. Students and graduates of the MEM typically work across a range of engineering disciplines (chemical, civil, electrical, environmental, industrial, material, mechanical, software and structural) in roles such as: Engineering Managers Senior Engineers Plant Managers Engineering Supervisors System Engineer Project Managers Lead Field Engineers Process Engineers. Accreditation and Recognition This program is accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and is fully recognised within the UAE, GCC nations and internationally for further education and employment in the private and public sectors. In addition, the program is quality assured by UOW, which is registered with the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency (TEQSA), the national regulator of the higher education sector in Australia. UOWD graduates have the opportunity to exchange their UOWD degree for the equivalent UOW degree after completion. Engineering Project Management is a core subject in the MEM program and taking this module satisfies one of the key application criteria for the Project Management Professional (PMP) qualification. Students who pass the program can use this subject as evidence of their 35 hours of project management education. Program Structure There are two entry levels to the Master of Engineering Management program. If you have completed a three year undergraduate degree program, or a four year program without a research component, you will enter the MEM at the foundation level. This will involve taking two engineering subjects prior to starting out on the main program. If you have completed a four year degree that included a research component, you will enter directly onto the main program. [-]