HOW TO APPLY


We welcome and encourage proud Emiratis, who are driven by the desire to serve the interests of the UAE in the international arena. We welcome your application to the EDA’s programmes and courses.

EDA seeks applications from exceptional candidates who:

  • Are interested in foreign policy and international relations, including international politics and security, business and trade, and scientific and cultural issues
  • Are team players with a strong desire to support others, including the UAE’s leadership, business community and citizens
  • Enjoy worldwide travel and experiencing different cultures, and are able to represent the UAE even in the most challenging of environments
  • Exhibit the highest standards of ethical and personal conduct
  • Possess a well-rounded personality with the ability to think analytically and creatively
  • Have a variety of skills and backgrounds, including international relations, political science, economics, engineering and law
  • Display strong leadership and management skills, and thrive under pressure


Applications are open for the post-graduate nine-month diploma programme and the Executive Education courses.