In order to consider your application, the following documents are required. Please organize your documents in advance. In case you need to submit Additional Documents (see below) please add them. Please note that incomplete applications will not be considered for admission.

Required Documents for UAE Nationals

  • A recent photograph, colored, clear, front view, full face, with white background. Dimensions 35mm x 45mm. This will be scanned to your student record and ID card.
  • Passport copy of your valid passport must be in color. First page (bio data page) and last page (with Unified ID number) copied onto one page on the same side.
  • Emirates ID: The copy of your valid Emirates National ID card must be in color and front & back onto one page on the same side
  • Copy of the family book: Cover page, parents/husband's, information pages, applicant's information page and last page.
  • Copy of your Bachelor Degree Certificate attested by the Ministry of Higher Education in the UAE. Graduates of federal Higher Education Institution (UAE, HCT and ZU) are exempted from the above requirement. However; they are required to submit an attested copy of their Bachelor Degree issued by the respective federal institution.
  • Ministry of Higher Education letter recognizing your degree in the UAE if it is granted by a foreign university.
  • Official academic transcript with legal translation in English if necessary. The transcript must be attested by the Ministry of Higher Education in UAE. Graduates of federal Higher Education Institution (UAE, HCT and ZU) are exempted from the transcript attestation requirement. However; they are still required to submit the official academic transcript to the Registration Department and include a scanned copy of the same in their online application.
  • Course description. You will need to submit the course description for courses you intend to apply for transfer credit.
  • A copy of your original valid IELTS Academic or equivalent (TOEFL IBT or TOEFL ITP or Pearson PTE Academic or EmSAT) must be in color. The test must have been undertaken no more than two years prior to the commencement of the M.Ed. Program at ECAE.
  • Current Curriculum Vitae

Required Documents for Child of Emirati Mother and Expatriate Father

In addition to the required documents as stated for the UAE Nationals, please submit the following:

  • Passport: Colored copy of your valid passport and residence visa (as applicable) copied onto one page on the same side.
  • Copy of applicant's birth certificate.
  • Colored copy of mother's valid passport (first & last pages copied onto one page on the same side).
  • Copy of mother's family book.

Required Documents for Expatriate wife of an Emirati

In addition to the required documents as stated for the UAE Nationals, please provide the following:

  • Passport: Colored copy of your valid passport and residence visa (as applicable) copied onto one page on the same side.
  • Copy of applicant's birth certificate.
  • Colored copy of husband's valid passport (first & last pages copied onto one page on the same side)
  • Copy of husband's family book (include last page on which applicant's name is added)
  • Copy of your marriage certificate

International/Expatriate with UAE Residence Visa (as applicable)

  • A recent photograph, colored, clear, front view, full face, with white background. Dimensions (35mm x 45mm). This will be scanned to your student record and ID card
  • Passport: Colored copy of your valid passport and residence visa (as applicable) copied onto one page on the same side
  • Emirates ID: The copy of your valid Emirates National ID card must be in color and front & back onto one page on the same side
  • Copy of applicant's birth certificate
  • Copy of your Bachelor Degree Certificate attested by the Ministry of Higher Education in the UAE. Graduates of federal Higher Education Institution (UAE, HCT and ZU) are exempted from above requirement. However; they are required to submit an attested copy of their Bachelor Degree issued by the respective federal institution
  • Ministry of Higher Education letter recognizing your degree in the UAE if it is granted by a foreign university
  • Official academic transcript with legal translation in English if necessary. The transcript must be attested by the Ministry of Higher Education in UAE. Graduates of federal Higher Education Institution (UAE, HCT and ZU) are exempted from the transcript attestation requirement. However; they are still required to submit the official academic transcript to the Registration Department and include a scanned copy of the same in their online application
  • Course description: You will need to submit the course description for courses you intend to apply for transfer credit.
  • A copy of your original valid IELTS Academic or equivalent (TOEFL IBT or TOEFL ITP or Pearson PTE Academic or EmSAT) must be in color. The test must have been undertaken no more than two years prior to the commencement of the M.Ed. Program at ECAE.
  • Current Curriculum Vitae