What are the general required documents for undergraduate programs admission?

- Attested copy of the Secondary School Certificate

- TOEFL ITP (500) or IELTS (5) – (Except the programs taught in Arabic)
- A copy of the Passport.
- 3 Personal Photos
- A copy of the UAE Identity Card.

What are the general required documents for graduate programs admission?

- Bachelor Degree from a university accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs.

- An equivalent of the Bachelor degree from the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs if the certificate has been issued outside the state.

- A valid certificate in English (IELTS or TOFEL) – (Depends to the program).

- The original transcript, and if it is from out of the state, it must be duly authenticated.

- A copy of the passport
- 2 personal photos
- A copy of the UAE Identity Card.

What are the required documents for the Professional Diploma in teaching program admission?

- BA, B.Sc., or its established equivalent, in a relevant discipline approved by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

- A CGPA no less than 2.0 or a rating of (satisfactory).

What are the required documents for The MBA admission?

- A Bachelor degree or an equivalent obtained from a university accredited by the UAE.

- A Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 point scale or an equivalent at a Bachelor’s level.

- A valid certificate in an English proficiency exam not less than 550 in TOFEL ITP, 79 in TOFEL iBT, 213 in TOFEL CBT or Band 6 IELTS or an equivalent (If the Bachelor’s degree was in Arabic)

- A valid certificate in an English proficiency exam not less than 500 in TOFEL ITP, 61 in TOFEL iBT, 173 in TOFEL CBT, or Band 5 IELTS or an equivalent (If the Bachelor’s degree was in English).

What are the conditions of admission for students transferring from other educational institutions?

- The previous University or College is certified by the UAE Ministry of Education – Higher Education Affairs.

- The student must meet the general admission requirements of AAU as well as the admission requirements of the specified college he/she wishes to attend;

- The student must have successfully completed at least 9 credit hours at his/her previous university or college;

- The student had to have been a full-time student at the previous university or college.

What is the required TOEFL/IELTS grade for Undergraduate programs?

At least (500) in TOFEL ITP, (61) in TOFEL iBT, (173) in TOFEL CBT, or Band (5) in IELTS, for the programs of the:

- College of Engineering.

- College of Pharmacy.

- College of Education (ONLY B. Ed: English Language Teacher Education).

- College of Business.

At least (450) in TOFEL ITP, or Band (4.5) in IELTS, for:

- College of Communication and Media.

What is the required TOEFL/IELTS grade for graduate programs?

At least (550) in TOFEL ITP, (79) in TOFEL iBT, (213) in TOFEL CBT or Band (6) in IELTS, for the programs:

- Master of Science in Clinical Pharmacy.

- Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL).

- MBA Program (If the Bachelor’s degree was in Arabic).

At least (500) in TOFEL ITP, (61) in TOFEL iBT, (173) in TOFEL CBT or Band (5) in IELTS, for the programs:

- MBA Program (If the Bachelor’s degree was in English).

At least (450) in TOFEL ITP, or Band (4.5) in IELTS, for the programs:

- Master of Law (Public – Private).

Does the university provide any scholarships?

Yes, AAU provides different scholarships, such as:

- Scholarships to high school graduates who have scored 90% and above.

- Academic excellence and scholarships.

- Scholarships for brothers.

- Scholarships to students who lose their breadwinner during their studying years.

- Scholarships for children of employees of the university faculty and staff, except for the graduate students.