McDonough School of Business
McDonough School of Business

Executive MBA Dubai Admissions & Financing

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Admissions and Application Details

Application Requirements

The Executive MBA Dubai Admissions Committee uses a holistic approach when making an admissions decision. Therefore, it is necessary to submit all application components so the Admissions Committee can make an informed decision about your application.

All interested candidates are encouraged to submit an application as early as possible and to review our detailed application instructions.

Application Deadlines

RoundApplication Deadline
Round 1January 15, 2024
Round 2February 26, 2024
Round 3April 22, 2024
Round 4May 20, 2024
Round 5June 10, 2024

Tuition and Financial Resources

The tuition fees for the September 2024 intake are USD $153,414 + VAT payable in five installments.

The tuition fee covers teaching fees, all academic materials, access to the university library, and IT services at the DIFC Academy and on Georgetown University campus in Washington, D.C. In addition, during the days students are attending classes in Dubai, coffee breaks, lunches, and occasional dinners also will be covered.

The tuition fee includes accommodations when students are participating in week-long residencies in Washington, D.C., and other global locations, but it does not cover accommodation when students attend classes in Dubai. The tuition fee also does not cover transport to any location during the program

External Funding Resources

In addition to merit scholarships provided by Georgetown’s Admissions Committee through the application process, we encourage you to explore external resources for additional funding opportunities.


Connect with Us


Or visit us at the following location:

Georgetown University
Dubai International Financial Centre
DIFC Academy, Gate Village 2, Level 3
PO Box 74777, Dubai, UAE

Lana Dajani

Lana Dajani

Director of Admissions & Operations, Executive MBA Dubai

As the director of admissions and operations for Georgetown’s Executive MBA Dubai program, Lana Dajani leads admissions, recruitment, marketing, and program operations. She has more than 12 years of experience in higher education and the private sector. Prior to joining Georgetown, she worked for Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business in Dubai. Her experience includes business development, admissions, operations, strategic planning, and recruitment. Dajani also is the author of two children’s books. She is a graduate of Georgetown University, with a B.S. in foreign service and an M.A. in international law.