Postgraduate - MBA

Master Degree in International Hospitality Management

  • Overview
  • Programme Structure
  • Minimum Requirements
  • Tuition Fees


The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM) offers the fully accredited in the Gulf Region Master Degree in International Hospitality Management. This programme is also accredited in UK and Australia. 

Over 60 senior hospitality executives from around the world have contributed to the content and design of this programme. The content of the course is benchmarked against 15 other internationally well-known Masters level programmes. This postgraduate MBA programme is designed for working professionals decided to boost their career while interacting with like-minded candidates and industry experts. 

- Fast track - full-time study within 1 year
- Flexible mode - part-time study up to 4 years
- Convenient timing - classes are offered in the evenings
- On your choice - Thesis or Business Research Project 

Through our MBA programme you will enhance your knowledge, skills and competences required to succeed in the executive, corporate and managerial levels within a hotel.

For more information or application admission, please contact us:

Telephone: +971 4 315 5555

Programme Structure

The MBA degree consists of six mandatory modules, three elective modules and thesis. Each module involves a minimum of 40 taught hours and 100 hours of self-directed study over a period of one month. Entire MBA programme is delivered by highly qualified faculties who have been selected not only for their academic qualifications, but also for their hospitality industry experience, teaching skills and related research. 

Mandatory modules:

- Hotel Asset Management   
- Applied Statistics for Business Research 
- Business Research Methods
- Developing and Monitoring Corporate Strategy
- Service Operations Management
- Managing Human Capital

If student decides to undertake a Business Research Project instead of a thesis, four elective modules would have to be completed. The elective modules options are subject to change and depend on the programme structure for every trimester of the academic year. 

Minimum Requirements

Education - Applicants must have an accredited Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with a minimum GPA of 3.0 (out of 4.0)

Work experienceat least 1 year of working experience in any industry. 

English Qualification - English level test is a UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research requirement. It is mandatory for all students, including American, Australian, British etc. passport holders as well. 

Accepted English Test Scores for Master Degree:

TOEFL Internet Based (iBT) 79 - 80
TOEFL Paper Based (ITP) 550
CAE 52 - 57

Tuition Fees

Fees for the Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme include:

- Tuition fees for all modules
- Orientation week activities
- All textbooks and academic materials
- Academic related photocopying and printing
- Access to library and electronic databases
- IT software and licenses
- Laundry for business attire available at cost
- Graduation expenses
- On-campus parking (subject to availability)
- Access to the gym, swimming pool, tennis court and other campus facilities

Accommodation On Campus

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), a leading hotel school located opposite Burj Al Arab, offers students high quality lodging with one of the greatest views in Dubai. Students now have the opportunity to choose from the best available selection of on-campus accommodation rates. EAHM offers accommodation packages to registered students only. There are various packages that students can choose from to enjoy significant savings and which enables them to stay in their fully equipped studio during the holidays! Once the simple application process has been completed, students can book a studio for a period of up to one Academic Year.

Explore our campus and dining facilities 

For more information or application for on-campus accommodation please contact us:

Telephone: +971 4 315 5555

Did you know

other than the UAE, our degrees are accredited in UK & Australia