Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources Management

Study Discipline: Business Administration
Study Programme Details
City:Abu Dhabi, Al Ain
Country: United Arab Emirates
Admission Sessions:Autumn Session, Summer Session, Spring Session
Study Format: Full Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Bachelor's degree


48 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

At Abu Dhabi University, our Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources Management is tailored specifically for working professionals, ensuring flexible schedules to accommodate your busy career (available only at our Abu Dhabi Campus). In today’s global marketplace, businesses recognize the critical importance of skilled professionals who can manage their most valuable asset – people. This program delves deeply into human resources management (HRM), equipping you with analytical, problem-solving, and other transferable skills highly sought after by employers. You’ll gain a thorough understanding of the modern economy and the pivotal role HRM plays within it, preparing you to effectively navigate and influence the dynamic world of business.


Our Bachelor of Business Administration in Human Resources Management program is designed to foster excellence in HRM concepts, standards, and processes. You’ll explore core HRM principles and confront the challenges that inform planning, decision-making, and people management. This program highlights the interconnectedness of HRM with other business functions and their collective impact on business success. By the end of your studies, you’ll be adept at applying HR functions in various organizational contexts, evaluating HR practices in both local and international settings, and analyzing human behavior and its influence on the business environment.

In addition to HR-specific courses, our curriculum provides a robust foundation in communication, research, legal, social, professional, and ethical responsibilities. You’ll also develop critical thinking skills, proficiency in information technology, and a comprehensive understanding of the complexities of the global business landscape. Our commitment to continual improvement ensures the program remains relevant, aligned with the latest business developments. Partnerships with top-ranked business schools in Europe, the USA, and Australia offer exciting opportunities for student exchanges and collaborative experiences.

Admission Requirements

  • High School Curriculum with a minimum grade requirement:
    • MOE Advance / Elite: 70%
    • MOE General: 75%
    • MOE ADEK (Level 3 in Math & Physics): 70%
    • UAE Literary Streams High School (Before 2017): 75%
    • UAE Science Streams High School (Before 2017): 70%
    • American / Canadian (Science & Math Oriented): 70%
    • American / Canadian (Literary Oriented): 75%
    • British Curriculum or IGCSE / GCE (Completed Year 13/Grade 12): 70%
    • British Curriculum or IGCSE / GCE (Literary Oriented): 75%
    • Indian/Pakistani/Bangladesh: 50%
    • International Baccalaureate: 24 points
  • Language Proficiency:
    • English EmSAT: 1100
    • IELTS: 5
    • TOEFL IBT: 61
    • TOEFL CBT: 173
    • ITP: 500
    • Cambridge: 154-161
    • IESOL/SESOL: B1/B2
    • Pearson PTE: 36-41
  • Introduction to Human Resources Management
  • Organizational Behavior
  • Employment Law
  • Compensation and Benefits Management
  • Talent Acquisition and Retention
  • Training and Development
  • Performance Management
  • Strategic Human Resource Management
  • International Human Resources Management
  • HR Analytics

Credit Hour Cost (Aed): AED 1,230 to AED 1,715

Future Career Outcomes

Graduates of our HRM program have successfully transitioned into various high-impact roles, thanks to the industry’s growing demand for skilled HR professionals. The curriculum’s emphasis on real-world application means you’ll graduate with practical experience and a portfolio of skills directly relevant to today’s job market. Alumni have thrived in positions at leading multinational corporations, government agencies, and innovative start-ups, where they drive organizational success through strategic HR initiatives. Our program not only equips you with essential HR competencies but also hones your leadership abilities, making you a valuable asset in any business environment.

Visa Requirements:

For visa information, please visit United Arab Emirates page for student visa and student life.