In what is perceived to be a fantastic opportunity to explore a career as a diplomat, the UAE’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, MoFAIC, has called upon Emiratis to join the UAE’s elite diplomatic corps.
The Ministry announced that registrations for the same were now open for Emiratis who are graduates, in addition to those who are currently employed with government and semi-government organizations.
If you are interested in kick starting a career as a diplomat, you can send in your applications through the Emirates Diplomatic Academy, EDA, website to join the Academy’s Post-Graduate Diploma Programme in UAE Diplomacy and International Relations.
Prospective candidates who wish to enroll in the programme must essentially hold a graduate degree or an equivalent degree from a recognized university. Moreover, they must also demonstrate a GPA of 3.0 or above on a 4-point scale. Other pre-requisites include a minimum IELTS score of 6.0 and above, in addition to other aspects for assessment.