Study in Dubai

Going to university in DUBAI is a great way to expand your knowledge, meet new people, experience a new culture, and enjoy new experiences.

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Explore University Pathways with International Year One

Are you interested to study at Murdoch University Dubai, but don’t quite meet the entry requirements for your preferred choice, you should consider our International Year One (IYO). Our IYO will allow you to reach the required performance level in time to start the 2nd year of your chosen degree.
This undergraduate-level course will ease you into studying at a University level, and combines academic preparation with the 1st year of a bachelor’s degree. Across 2 trimesters i.e. 8 months, you will cover 8 units of study along with continuous guidance and additional support by the faculty.

This means that upon successful completion, you can progress directly to your 2nd year of Murdoch Dubai undergraduate study.

We currently offer International Year One in the following specialisations:
Information Technology
Psychological Studies

What is the International Year One?

  • Study academic modules that reflect the first year of your chosen degree
  • Develop the knowledge and skills for your chosen degree through a specialist pathway
  • Guaranteed university placement for all successful students
  • Adapt to studying in a University environment through modules designed to equip you with the right skills you need for university
  • Guidance with your university application, ensuring you choose the best degree for you

Register your interest in the IYO for September 2019 and you will be eligible for a 50% bursary on the tuition fees.

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Murdoch Dubai is your path to future success!

  • Get a fully accredited Australian degree from Perth, Australia
  • Double-majors offered in ALL undergraduate courses with no additional cost or duration*
  • No financial guarantee required for enrolment
  • Scholarships available across all programs *dependent on courses chosen

Study areas at Murdoch Dubai include:


Psychology and Criminology

Journalism and Strategic Communication

Computer Science and Cyber Security

Postgraduate Programs

Foundation Programs

English Language Programs


Health Care Management

Banking and Accounting

Life in Dubai, UAE

A cosmopolitan city, home to one of the world's highest percentage of expats

Sunny days throughout the year in one of the safest countries in the world

Business and travel hub with easy access from all parts of the world

Enjoy tax-free income with a premier standard of living

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Why study at Murdoch Dubai?

What are you waiting for?

'I chose Murdoch University Dubai because it gives me an Australian degree and allows me to fast-track my education. My favourite thing about Murdoch University Dubai is that the lecturers push us to do our best both inside and outside the classroom as they want us to excel both in terms of education and in the industry.'

Aafia Raheem – Sri Lanka – BSc in Computer Science and Business Information Systems

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