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Dubai College of Tourism is committed to providing affordable, quality education ensuring the best talent in the UAE are able to pursue a career in the tourism sector.

The total course fees for the 2020/2021 academic year are listed in the table below for Tourism, Retail Business, Events, and Hospitality programmes:


Programme Programme Fee Duration


AED 25,000  1 Year
Diploma AED 25,000 1 Year
Total AED 50,000 2 Years

The total course fees for the 2020/2021 academic year are listed in the table below for the Culinary Arts programme:


Programme Programme Fee Duration


AED 30,000  1 Year
Diploma AED 30,000 1 Year
Total AED 60,000 2 Years

All programmes have been designed to help students excel in their chosen specialty with the one-year certificate programme preparing them to directly enter the workforce. However, students can also continue with their education by progressing to the Diploma which takes an additional year of study.



Once offered a place on a course, students have 30 days to accept their offer and pay AED 500 of the non-refundable deposit of AED 2,000 required to secure their place. (This is payable by credit/debit card on the online application portal or by bank transfer). By August 1st, 2020, the remaining balance of the deposit of AED 1,500 will be due. This amount is later deducted from the total programme fee. 


Payment Plan

Emirati and UAE residents will be able to pay the fees in 10 equal monthly instalments. Postdated cheques will need to be provided to DCT by 10th September 2020. Other forms of payment can replace these if requested prior to the cheques being cashed.

Are you applying as an international student? Find out more here. 


Terms & Conditions

Programme fees and payment plans are subject to eligibility, payment, refund and privacy policies. For more information, please contact



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