Abu Dhabi University
Abu Dhabi University

Abu Dhabi University

Professional Graduate Diploma in Teaching

The Professional Post-Graduate Diploma in Teaching (PG Dip) is a qualification that combines theoretical study with practical experience. The PG Dip provide students with an integrated program of study made up of different courses. The PG Dip is a 24 credit-hours course program for those who wish to be teachers. The graduates of this program can teach in any public and private school. This qualification is required for employment as a teacher in many regional countries. The PG Dip offers a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical teaching experience. It also emphasis teamwork, self-management and critical thinking. Opportunities to experience different styles of learning in different environments such as school, college and the workplace, with focus on practical activities and integrated curriculum are the hallmarks of this PG Dip.
Required Credit Hours: minimum 24 hours


Career Options

Graduates of this program have gone on to teach in both government and private schools within the UAE and across the region. Some chose to become subject-specific teachers in Arabic, Islamic Studies, Science, Mathematics or English. Graduates can also take up education management roles, as well as non-teaching positions such as counselors and advisors.

Entry Requirements

Bachelor Degree:

in a directly related discipline with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 on a 4.00-point scale, from an accredited university recognized by the UAE’s Ministry of Education- Higher Education Affairs.