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Harrisburg University Of Science and Technology Dubai

Harrisburg University Of Science and Technology Dubai

Harrisburg University Of Science and Technology Dubai


Earn your Master’s degree from Harrisburg University at our beautiful Dubai location, delivered in a convenient blended format with integral practicum which includes a mandatory on-location session 3 Saturdays per semester. The rest of the time, you’ll interact with professors and classmates online. You’ll also participate in a practicum experience which allows you to apply what you’re learning in the classroom to real-world, professional training.

HU Dubai offers the following programs with specializations:

  • M.S. Analytics
  • M.S. Computer Information Science
    • Cyber Security
    • Scientific Computing Specialization
    • Software Engineering and Software Testing Specialization
  • M.S. Information Systems Engineering & Management
  • M.S. Project Management
    • Agile Lean Specialization
    • Biotechnology Specialization
    • Human-Centered Interaction Design
    • Individualized Specialization (which allows you to customize your studies so you can take classes from other programs)

Hybrid format

  • Weekly online classes
  • On-location in Dubai one Saturday per month (3 Saturdays per semester)

Master’s degrees are two-year programs

HU is approved by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) to operate in Dubai.

Campus Features

Dubai Location

Dubai is well-connected internationally. It is less than a 3-hour flight from nearby MENA region countries and is convenient for students to take low-cost flights for Saturday sessions. Plus, there are students from all over the world coming to pursue further education in Dubai. With a diverse culture, the city offers a high quality of life. When you are not in class, there are a lot of activities to immerse in.

Live, learn, and thrive in the heart of a world-leading global knowledge economy.

    Visa Requirements

    Student Visa Requirements

    • Completed Student Visa Application Form
    • Signed and accepted offer/admission letter.
    • Deposit fee and visa fee remittance receipt.
    • Scanned colored passport copy – passport should have validity of 6 months when applying for a Student Visa.
    • Scanned coloured passport size photograph with white background’ required specification found at:
    • (JPEG format, with white background)- Please note that due to the new ICA requirements, you will have to visit a photo studio to take a new picture (high-resolution photograph -white background) for your student visa & Emirates ID application and please obtain a soft copy of the picture from the studio and send us the soft copy of the same photo through email. (Other photos are strictly not accepted)
    • Cancellation paper or Tourist visa copy (if student is inside UAE)

    Visa Fees Structure

    Student Visa Cost

    1-year visa (Outside UAE): 7,720.87 AED

    1-year visa (Inside UAE): 9,350.87 AED

    The visa fees are inclusive of the below charges:

    • Medical Insurance Fees: 1,869 AED
    • Visa processing fees (Entry Permit, Medical test, Emirates ID Card, Residence Permit Stamping)
    • Visa Maintenance Charge or Caution Deposit: 2,500 AED (This charge is a one-time payment, which the University may use to meet visa-related expenses that occur.

    Visa charges are set by Dubai Development Authority (DDA) and may be subject to change.


    • Dubai

      Dubai Knowledge Park. Al Sufouh - Al Sufouh 2, , Dubai