The Academic Department at the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy (AGDA) is responsible for developing and delivering the Post-Graduate Diploma (PGD) in UAE Diplomacy and International Relations, the Master of Arts (MA) programme in Global Affairs and Diplomatic Leadership and the Master of Arts (MA) programme in Humanitarian Action and Development. The Academic Department also oversees Students Affairs and the AGDA Library.

Our unique and accredited PGD and MA programmes combine advanced academic course work with hands-on practical experience. Learning in a dynamic and interactive community, students gain an excellent understanding of all aspects of international relations, with courses reflecting 21st century dynamics.

The AGDA works with a team of highly-qualified instructors from all over the world. AGDA faculty members are united through a passion for applied teaching and seek to advance insights in international affairs in the UAE and beyond. All courses are aimed at furnishing students with indispensable knowledge and tools to succeed in their diplomatic careers.

AGDA students learn in a stimulating environment and a vibrant culture that bring together all those interested in regional and international affairs.