Murdoch University Dubai

Study in Dubai at Murdoch University.

murdoch university dubai


Murdoch University International Study Centre is a campus under Murdoch University, which main campus is located in Perth, Australia. The university’s campus in Dubai is located in Dubai International Academic City. Murdoch University ranks in 2013 as No. 57 in the world according to the Times Higher Education ranking of universities under 50 years. The university is recognized for the high quality of teaching and research. Students at Murdoch University in Dubai receive same high quality and educational content as when studying at Murdoch in Perth or elsewhere in the world. The campus in Dubai has 500 students from all over the world. Classes are personalized and interactive and take place in modern state-of-the art facilities. Students who follow a degree program, have the opportunity to take part of their studies at Murdoch University’s other campuses in countries such as Australia or Japan. The university is particularly known for its strengths in journalism, communications and media.


The University is located in Dubai International Academic City, which also is home to many other academic institutions. Located in modern facilities, the campus features fully equipped HD TV studio and control room, multiple editing and radio suites, state of the art and tech savvy lecture theater, fully equipped computer labs, library resources including E-journals and teaching and learning center. The university offers transportation between the campus and various destinations around Dubai.

Study Periods

The university applies a trimester system, which allows students to complete their studies faster. Murdoch University has rolling admissions and students can start studies three times a year. Applications are processed quickly and usually within a week.

  • Trimester 1, 2014: January 12 – April 13
  • Trimester 2, 2014: May 11 – August 10
  • Trimester 3, 2014: September 7 – December 7

We recommend that you apply at least a month before your studies start to ensure sufficient time for your visa application.

Study options

At Murdoch University in Dubai, you can enroll as a study-abroad student for 1-2 trimesters or study a full degree at bachelor or master level. Murdoch University offers many exciting programs and subjects within the following fields:

  • Education
  • Human Resources Management
  • IT and Computer Science
  • Journalism and Media
  • Communication and Public Relations
  • Finance
  • Management
  • TV Production

See which full degrees the university offers on the links below.

Bachelor degrees

Master degrees

Student housing

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