This program will explore the UAE’s immigration framework in depth. You will gain an understanding of the UAE’s sponsorship system and the requirements for sponsoring visitor and employment visas and the associated compliance risks. You will gain knowledge on the various stages of the immigration process, including the available options for short and long-term employment, full immigration process for employing foreign nationals in the UAE, and go beyond this to understand the residency and employment options for their dependents through to the required processes when cancelling employment.

The program will also highlight the regulatory differences between Dubai’s free zone and mainland in order to help maintain compliance and avoid un-wanted penalties. It also includes a case study and eligibility assessment, in order to demonstrate the UAE immigration process in more practical terms.