What happens after I submit my Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences application?
Please note that for your application to be considered, you have to complete the online application, upload the required documents, and pay the application fee. An experienced panel of MBRU faculty and staff will then review completed applications and will shortlist qualified candidates. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews. Selection will be based on the applicant’s academic and professional credentials as well as performance in the interview. Selected applicants will be sent conditional offers to the email address provided in the application.
What does the PhD-BMS Admissions Committee evaluate when making the admission decisions?
Undergraduate studies performance, letters of recommendation, previous academic and/or professional experience are the main criteria for evaluation. Matching the research topic interest with an appropriate faculty member is also important.
How much are the tuition fees for the Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences?
The annual tuition fees for the program are AED 69,000/year for the first 3 years and AED 55,200 in the final year. The tuition fee is payable by the beginning of academic year either by cheque or bank transfer.
Are scholarships available for the Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences Program?
Yes, scholarships to cover tuition costs and stipends to cover living expenses are available for outstanding Emirati and international students based on merit. Basic health insurance and visa costs will also be covered as needed.
How can I get feedback on the status of my Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences application?
You can view the current status of your application by logging into your account. Alternatively, if you have any further questions, you can contact the admission team by emailing biomedical.PhD@mbru.ac.ae
How can I apply to the Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences program?
Application to the PhD program can only be submitted through our online application portal. Application to the program will open as per the published timeline. Applications received after the deadline may be considered.
For your application to be complete, you will need to submit the online application, upload all supporting documents, and pay the non-refundable application fee of AED. 1,050 – including VAT.
What are the admission requirements for Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences?
The minimum requirements for admission are outlined online here.
What documents do I need to upload as part of my Doctor of Philosophy in Biomedical Sciences application?
As part of your application, you will need to upload clear color copies of your personal and academic documents in a PDF format. A list of required documents is available here.