Welcome to the Office of Admissions at Khalifa University (KU), your gateway to the United Arab Emirates’ leading institution of education, technology and research.
Khalifa University is the first and only science and technology specific research based university in the United Arab Emirates. We offer high quality undergraduate and graduate programs, taught by a diverse collection of world-class professors, researchers and academics.
Our teaching and research facilities help prepare our graduates to contribute immediately to the UAE’s growing knowledge-based economy, and our alumni hold leadership positions throughout the UAE and beyond.
UAE Nationals and applicants with Emirati mothers who are graduating from high school this year in 2018 may now apply by accessing the Ministry of Education website.
All UAE nationals graduated from high schools in previous years, other nationalities and transferred students, may now apply through Khalifa University website by July 21st, 2018.
Why study at Khalifa University?
- KU was ranked as the top university in the UAE in 2016
- Our international faculty members have extensive research pedigrees and years of teaching experience
- Full undergraduate and graduate scholarships are available for both UAE National and international students
- Our programs are accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and ABET
- We’re building a new highly equipped campus that will open by 2016
- KU is home to over 12 research centers and institutes focusing on science, technology and security