HCT Summer Semesters

The Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) is offering all learners throughout the UAE to expand their horizons during summer, by enrolling in a wide range of over 300 courses across varied programs, which will be offered during the HCT Summer Semester.

The courses will be conducted in English and will cover the breadth of HCT’s current academic programmes. There will also be some courses offered in Arabic language studies.

Enroll in the HCT Summer Semester and expand your horizons



Applied Communications


Arabic and Emirati Studies




Computer Information Science




Engineering Technology & Sciences


General Education


Health Sciences

The courses offered in the HCT Summer Semester are fee-paying, as per the following details.

The following fees are payable by all applicants:

Academic Division Tuition per credit hour
Applied Media AED 2,500 per credit
Engineering AED 2,500 per credit
Health Sciences AED 2,500 per credit
Information Communication Technology AED 2,500 per credit
Education AED 2,100 per credit
Business AED 2,100 per credit

Note: Application fees: AED 250 (Non-refundable).

Payments will be received by individual Campus Finance Officers.

HCT Alumni are entitled to a 20% discount on tuition fees, upon producing a relevant proof of graduation from a HCT college.

Refund Policy:

Refund Percentage Summer
100% Before May 24
80% From May 24 to May 28
0% After May 28

HCT’s Summer Semester 2020 courses are open to the current undergraduates at a college/university who would like to study for a summer semester.

To be eligible to apply, (in addition to the minimum of a high school certificate or higher) applicants must have the minimum English Language proficiency testing requirement, being one of the following:

  • IELTS Academic band 5.0
  • EmSAT-English 1100

To apply for a Summer Semester all applicants must upload, with their application the following documents:

  • Copy of High School certificate (if recent school leaver).
  • Copy of valid English language proficiency test certificate.
  • Recent colour passport style photograph of at least 300 dpi resolution (maximum 2 MB in size).
  • Copy of valid Emirates ID card – both sides.

Please note that male applicants can only apply for enrollment at a HCT male campus. Female students can only apply for enrollment at a HCT female campus. All successful applicants must adhere to and obey HCT regulations and terms of conduct.

Step 1: Click on the link below

Step 2: From the dropdown box, select 201930 – Summer 2020.


Step 3: Select a subject and click on search