Our Programs

Academic Programs

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ECAE provides a diverse selection of specialized and accredited educational tracks/ concentrations, including graduate and post-graduate degrees as well as professional diplomas. Our programs prioritize innovative educational research solutions that optimize learning opportunities and align with the UAE's educational and school reform vision.

Our programs have been developed in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), and are implemented by a highly specialized international faculty with expertise in research and teaching from around the world. As a result, our programs are recognized for their quality and rigour, and provide students with the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their chosen fields.

Post Graduate Diplomas

If you are a teacher of Science, Physics, Biology and Chemistry, the In-service PGDE program will provide you with opportunities to further build on your experience and expand your classroom skills and knowledge. The PGDE program is specifically designed for in-service Primary and Secondary teachers. Our tracks build subject knowledge and introduce leading edge innovative strategies for planning and teaching effective lessons based on the curriculum. The subject-based Practice Development Placement (Practicum) component of the program supports you develop new and innovative ways of supporting the students you teach improve their learning achievements.

Masters Programs

The M.Ed. program provides practice-based,enquiry-informed professional growth opportunities for serving primary and secondary teachers and educators at any stage of their career. The program will provide you with opportunities to further build applied knowledge and understanding of leading-edge practices and outcomes of teaching, learning and assessment in your subject area. You will also have opportunities to plan, try out and refine innovations in different aspects of professional practice. The program will also support you make links between practice, innovation, theory, research, as well as national and international professional standard frameworks.

Credit Bearing Micro-Credentials

Our Credit Bearing Micro-Credentials (CBMCs) provide individuals with valuable lifelong learning opportunities through a flexible and learner-centric approach. These micro-credentials offer focused and concise learning experiences in various subjects, ensuring adherence to rigorous quality assurance standards. Our certificates encompass a range of specialized areas, including Teaching and Technology Integration, Child Development and Play-based Learning, and Literacy and STEM in Early Years Settings. By offering a blended model of learning, combining 52% face-to-face instruction with 48% online components, we strive to cater to diverse learning preferences and maximize accessibility. While CBMCs do not replace full qualifications, they play a crucial role in upskilling, reskilling, and professional development. We are dedicated to addressing market needs, supporting knowledge ecosystems, and enhancing educational access for all learners. Upon completion of a CBMC, you will receive a certificate and transcript that showcase your acquired competencies, providing a tangible demonstration of your skills and boosting your employability prospects.


ECAE Faculty

We take pride in our internationally recognized faculty members who are experts in their fields and hold a passionate commitment to excellence in education.

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info@ecae.ac.ae+971 2 509 9888

Khalifa City A SE-43

Abu Dhabi, UAE

Opening Hours:
7:30 AM – 3:30 PM (Monday – Thursday)
7:30 AM – 12:00 PM (Friday)

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