A Leading Provider of Online HR, Learning & Development, and Management Qualifications

With over 20 years of experience delivering training in the MENA region and Europe, Oakwood has provided HR, L&D, and Management qualifications to thousands of professionals. We work alongside in-country partners and with trusted associates to ensure an unsurpassed service for everyone we work with – both individuals or our corporate clients.

100% Success Rate

Oakwood guarantees a 100% pass rate to all dedicated students. This is thanks to the support of our expert Student Support Team, accredited courses, and expert course tutors who have decades of experience.

Online & Face to Face Learning

We provide our qualifications online to ensure safety and convenience for all our students, as well as face-to-face training for businesses. Our custom online learning platform is designed with the best technology and is 100% live and interactive.


Accredited CIPD, ILM, and CMI provider

Oakwood is an accredited centre for CIPD, ILM, and CMI qualifications. We were the first CIPD provider in the UAE to obtain KHDA approval.

Our trainers and consultants are also highly accredited and experienced at teaching both online.

How we support the MENA Region

Oakwood regularly supports the HR, management, marketing, and professional development communities by sponsoring major summits and events, such as FAHR, the HR Summit & Expo (HRSE) and the MENA HR Summit.

We enjoy sharing our advice and insights from working closely with HR professionals!

International student support

Via our offices in Dubai and London able to offer unparalleled support to our students across the Middle East, North Africa, and Europe. Our Student Support Team provides 24/7 support and in-depth assignment feedback to students via our online Student Portal.

We support you not only throughout your qualification but as an Oakwood alumni.

What our students say...

Oakwood International has a strong reputation and has a good approach of bringing diversity of students in their classes. We get to interact and network with students from other organisations.

Hind Al Hosani, HRBP, Etihad Airlines

My CIPD Level 5 qualification has given me a critical insight into strategic HR and equipped me to discuss matters that have a direct impact on employees across the business. Oakwood’s programme materials are extensive and I received valuable support to complete my assignments.

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Overall it was excellent and everything was perfect. The trainers are knowledgeable, excellent and supportive to clarify all concepts.

Zohaib Ahmad

Martin was very dedicated to ensuring all delegates had a good understanding of all the material/learning. He was highly engaging and provided interesting case studies from his own experience and learning. Martin is culturally sensitive and considerate.

Ahman Singh

Oakwood was excellent in explaining concepts and was very clear and to the point. He could transfer knowledge easily and also supported this knowledge by using examples. Many thanks to him.

Cohort HRM7OM

Scott is one of the best trainers I have personally met from Oakwood. He is confident, knowledgeable and very engaging.

Cohort HRM7OM

I would definitely recommend Oakwood International to others who are interested in studying for their CIPD. The Support Team are amazing and the most helpful staff.

Md Hassan

The team is very supportive and reply to emails very quickly. They answered all of my online questions with regard to the assignments. Please pass on my thanks.

Halfa Abdul

The trainers are very experienced and it was a very dynamic experience, with two-way communication and everyone was paying the full attention and the participation was extremely high compared to the other training courses I have attended.

Abdullah Al Eisa

Les Jones – He is the best trainer I have ever had. He brought his vast experience to the training room every day.

Cohort HRM12D

View our qualifications:

CIPD Online Courses

Internationally recognised Human Resources and Learning & Development qualifications to further your career.


ILM Online Courses
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The premier body with experience in the field of Leadership and Management in the UK and internationally.


CMI Online Courses
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Accredited professional institution for management based qualifications in the United Kingdom.


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