Heriot Watt University Dubai

msc lean six sigma for operational excellence

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Heriot Watt University in Dubai is a branch campus of Heriot-Watt University in UK. It is the first overseas university to have opened its campus in Dubai Academic City.  The university was established in 2005. Other than Dubai, Heriot- Watt also has campuses in UK and Malaysia. Construction of Heriot-Watt University's purpose-built campus in Dubai International Academic City began in 2010. This state of the art campus officially opened on 3 November 2011, increasing the capacity of Heriot-Watt Dubai Campus to 4,500 students.

The university offers more than 55 programs at undergraduate, postgraduate, postgraduate (research) and foundation level. It comprises of 6 schools: School of Energy, Geoscience, Infrastructure and Society; School of Engineering and Physical Sciences; School of Social Sciences; School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences; School of Textiles & Design and Edinburgh Business School.

Students from over 110 countries are enrolled at the Heriot-Watt University, Dubai. The university has its main intake in September but for some programs it has an additional intake in January. In certain cases it is possible for the undergraduate students to transfer to UK.

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Lean Six Sigma (LSS) is a powerful methodology for achieving process efficiency and effectiveness which results in enhanced customer satisfaction and improved bottom line results. It aims to achieve improvements in the most economical manner possible and is focused on reducing waste in business processes. The programme will build understanding of the tools and techniques of Lean Six Sigma methodologies and demonstrate the tangible and quantifiable results these bring to the bottom line. Students will learn state-of-the-art concepts, methods, principles, tools and techniques, relating to quality and process improvement for a broad range of organisations, such as manufacturing, service, public sector and third sector, set within a global context.

A good Honours degree in a related subject or a good Honours degree with relevant work experience at a suitable level.

Integrated Facilities Management, Facilities Management Consulting, Health, Safety & Quality Services, Sustainability Advisory, MEP Engineering & Maintenance.

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a) GCE A-Level CCD (or BBBB at AS-Level)

b) CBSE or equivalent 65%

c) American High School Diploma + SAT 1s - 1000

d) UAE Tawjihiyya 80%

e) International Baccalaureate 24 points 

f) BTEC Level 3 Ext Diploma MMM

g) Foundation Year Successful completion of Heriot-Watt University Degree Entry Programme (Management) with a BBBB.

h) African WAEC / NECO / WASSCE B2 

i) FBISE grade 12 or equivalent – 70%

j) Curriculum Russian/Kazakhstan (Attestat) with minimum grade of 5 + IELTS 6.0

Requirements may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific requirements.

Fees

Fees may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific fees.

Cost of Living

The annual cost of living at Heriot-Watt, Dubai is as follows:

Twin-sharing (2 students in a room): Undergraduate-AED 27,560, Graduate: AED 33,075

Single room (1 student in a room): Undergraduate-AED 52,370, Graduate: AED 62,840

Accommodation

Yes, the university has in campus dorm facilities.

Degree Entry Programmes, Undergraduate, Postgraduate accept students in January and September.

Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit program page for specific deadlines.

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University Stats

4000

Students

1200

International Students

2400

Undergraduates

1600

Postgraduate

100

Faculty Strength

100

International Faculty

40

Student Faculty Ratio

24
%

Acceptance Rate

AED
57000

Tuition Fees

AED
40000

Living Cost

AED
2000

Other Fees

3.5

Avg. GPA

* All cost are in AED