Admissions requirements

Basic requirements

An applicant must meet the following conditions:

  • A UAE national or son of UAE national mother.
  • Holding the general high school certificate or its equivalent certified by the Ministry of Education.
  • Be between 17 and 25 years of age
  • Passing all entry exams and personal interview at the academy.
  • Medically fit.
  • Having served the national military service or being exempted.


Admitted students will enjoy the following benefits:

  • A monthly allowance : Dh.5000 in the 1st year and Dh.10, 000 or Dh. 11,500 during the remaining one year and a half.
  • Medical insurance.
  • Books, study supplies, safety boots and other training and personal protective equipment.
  • Accommodation for non-residents in Abu Dhabi as well as transportation for all.

Required Documents

Please scan and upload the following documents of a maximum size of 3MB each.

  1. School certificate certified by the Ministry of Education.
  2. Passport.
  3. Family book.
  4. Personal colored photograph.
  5. Birth Certificate.
  6. Identity Card.
  7. Health Insurance Card.
  8. Certificate of good conduct.
  9. Discharge of national military service.

Additional documents requested for applicants with son of UAE mother

All the mentioned above and the 3 below:

  1. Mother’s passport.
  2. Mother’s family book.
  3. Father’s passport.

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