SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UAE NATIONAL STUDENTS
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UAE NATIONAL STUDENTS
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
SCHOLARSHIPS BY EXTERNAL SPONSORS
SCHOLARSHIPS BY EXTERNAL SPONSORS

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UAE NATIONAL STUDENTS
FULL SCHOLARSHIPS FOR UAE NATIONAL STUDENTS

Full scholarships are provided to UAE National students that cover the following:

  • 100% of tuition fees
  • Housing fees (double occupancy rooms) for students residing more than 80km from campus.
  • Daily and weekend transport fees for eligible students.
SCHOLARSHIPS FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
FULL SCHOLARSHIPS

A limited number of full scholarships are available for non-national students with outstanding academic performance and personal qualities. These scholarships are very highly competitive.



President’s Scholarship

The President’s Scholarship is our most prestigious tuition grant reserved for students on the basis of their academic achievements and excellence.

Students have to obtain “Full Admission” at the point of application which is a minimum score of EMSAT English 1400 AND EMSAT Math 1250 to be eligible for Expat Full Scholarship “President’s Scholarship”.

Scholarships are highly competitive and therefore meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee being awarded with the scholarship as these are limited opportunities.

There is no separate application to submit for Scholarships at Khalifa University. Your application for admission will be used to review your eligibility for scholarships. You will be contacted if further information is required.

To be considered for the President’s Scholarship, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.3 or higher during their studies at Khalifa University.

 

STATUS SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF SCIENCE
International with CGPA >= 3.3 100% of tuition fees 100% of tuition fees
International with CGPA 3.0 –3.29 75% of tuition fees 75% of tuition fees
International with CGPA 2.0 – 2.99 50% of tuition fees 50% of tuition fees
International with CGPA < 2.0 0% of the tuition fees 0% of the tuition fees
PARTIAL SCHOLARSHIPS

A number of partial-scholarships are available for non-national students with excellent academic performance and personal qualities.



Khalifa University Scholarship

A number of partial-scholarships are available for international students with excellent academic performance and personal qualities.

Students have to obtain “Full Admission” at the point of application which is a minimum score of EMSAT English 1400 AND EMSAT Math 1250 to be eligible for Expat Partial Scholarship “Khalifa University Scholarship”.

Scholarships are highly competitive and therefore meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee being awarded with the scholarship as these are limited opportunities.

There is no separate application to submit for Scholarships at Khalifa University. Your application for admission will be used to review your eligibility for scholarships. You will be contacted if further information is required.

To be considered for the Partial’s Scholarship, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher during their studies at Khalifa University.

STATUS SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF SCIENCE
International with CGPA >= 3.0 50% of tuition fees 75% of tuition fees
International with CGPA 2.5 – 2.99 25% of tuition fees 50% of tuition fees
International with CGPA 2.0 – 2.49 10% of tuition fees 25% of tuition fees
International with CGPA < 2.0 0% of tuition fees 0% of the tuition fees
SELF-PAY SCHOLARSHIPS

Khalifa University offers additional financial support to students without established academic careers of excellence as a means to encourage and incentivize hard work and effort.



Self-pay Scholarship

The self-pay scholarship is designed to help students who strive for recognition of their academic vigor after not initially qualifying for a scholarship. Students who are admitted to KU but did not maintain academic excellence and a high GPA before joining can make the most of this scholarship to prove themselves and receives financial reimbursements.

There is no separate application to submit for Scholarships at Khalifa University. Your application for admission will be used to review your eligibility for scholarships. You will be contacted if further information is required.

Students have to obtain a minimum score of EMSAT English 1250 AND EMSAT Math 1000 to be eligible for Self-Pay Scholarship at the point of application.

Scholarships are highly competitive and therefore meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee being awarded with the scholarship as these are limited opportunities.

To be considered for the Self-Pay Scholarship, students must maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.8 or higher during their studies at Khalifa University.

STATUS SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP COLLEGE OF SCIENCE
International with First year CGPA >= 3.8 20% of tuition fees 30% of tuition fees
International with first year CGPA < 3.8 0% of tuition fees 0% of tuition fees
SCHOLARSHIPS BY EXTERNAL SPONSORS
ADNOC SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The ADNOC Scholarship Program was established in 1974. Today ADNOC continues to nurture the next generation of UAE nationals by investing in their higher education.

This fund was developed to empower high potential UAE Nationals with training across various technical disciplines. These subjects are chosen in line with the vision for advancement of the industrial and economic objectives of ADNOC and the UAE.

ADNOC Scholarship Program

At ADNOC, we believe that talented students should have the best chance to access the world’s leading academic institutions to enable their intellectual and personal growth. We provide guidance and support for outstanding students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate programs in specialized disciplines at prestigious institutions, both within the UAE and abroad. We also work to support our scholars to maintain high academic standards throughout the duration of their studies.

Successful applicants to the ADNOC Scholarship Program can expect to benefit from:

  • Scholarship application assistance
  • Tuition fee support
  • Support with living expenses
  • Access to the ADNOC Scholarship Portal
  • Rewards for excellent performance

The ADNOC Scholarship University List includes more than ninety of the world’s most prestigious institutions, according to the 100 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.

What We Look For

The ADNOC Scholarship Program is a prestigious accolade granted to a select number of talented individuals following a competitive application process. The application and interviews are designed to identify the most brilliant UAE National talent whose work ethic and core values are in line with those of ADNOC.

All scholars should have already received a conditional letter of acceptance from  our list of ADNOC approved universities, for one of the following majors:

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Engineering Project Management
  • Mathematics
  • Automation in Data Science
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Financial Engineering for Engineers
  • Finance
  • Economics

In addition, you will be required to undertake a medical assessment to assess suitability for your chosen discipline.

You will also need to confirm that you have no obligations which may conflict with your studies. For those who are eligible for national service, this should include the ability to provide a military service release letter.

Undergraduate Program Requirements

  • Have attended a school recognized in terms of academic excellence by the Ministry of Education (MoE); Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) or Knowledge & Human Development Authority (KHDA) High school certificate, or equivalent
  • Minimum achievement of 85% in each science and math subject
  • Average final high school examinations results of 85% or above to pursue scholarship for domestic studies (within the UAE)
  • Average final examinations results of 90% or above if you intend to study overseas
  • TOEFL (or equivalent) score of 80 and above / IELTS 6.0 and above

Additional Requirements for Postgraduate Study

  • Minimum cumulative GPA (Grade Point Average) of 3.5 (or equivalent) in an undergraduate or master’s program from an approved academic institution
  • TOEFL score of 100 and above / IELTS 7.0 and above

Applications

ADNOC Scholarship is open to receive applications from 1st  April 2021 to 15th  April 2021.

ADNOC is proud to be the scholarship of choice for past, present, and future generations of leaders.

TELECOMMUNICATION REGULATORY AUTHORITY (TRA) SCHOLARSHIP “BETHA”

The Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA), together with Khalifa University, has developed this scholarship program to help qualified UAE National students enroll in its undergraduate programs. The Be’tha Scholarship is available to UAE nationals who choose majors in Computer, Electrical and Communication Engineering.

BETHA SCHOLARSHIP STIPEND SCHEME:

1. New Students

UAE Nationals Stipend of AED 5,000 Per Month



2. Continuing Students

(Beginning second semester, awards are based on cumulative GPA)

Nationals with GPA 3.8 or above Stipend of AED 9,000 Per month
Nationals with GPA 3.2 – 3.79 Stipend of AED 7,000 Per month
National with GPA 2.6 – 3.19 Stipend of AED 5,000 Per month
National with GPA 2.0 – 2.59 Stipend of AED 3,000 Per month
Nationals with GPA < 2.0 Waived fees

* Terms and Conditions and application information are available through the Office of Admissions.

UAE NUCLEAR ENERGY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM (ENEC & FANR)

The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), together with Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research (KU), and the Federal Authority for Nuclear Regulation (FANR) have developed a unique scholarship initiative to provide UAE Nationals with an unparalleled opportunity to be a part of what is expected to be a cornerstone of the UAE’s power supply industry for decades to come.



Requirements:

  • Hold a UAE Secondary School Certificate (SSC) in Science with a minimum overall achievement of 85%.
  • All other admission requirements are as per Khalifa University Admission requirements.
  • Proof of English language proficiency which may take one of the following forms:
  • TOEFL (internet based test) : 70 or above
  • IELTS: 6.0 or above

Benefits:

  • Full coverage of tuition.
  • Attractive Monthly Stipend.
  • Performance Based Annual Bonus.

* Terms and Conditions and application information are available through our Office of Admission.

NATIONAL ELECTRONIC SECURITY AUTHORITY (NESA) – TAMAYUZ SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

The Tamayuz Scholarship Program was created to encourage ambitious, dedicated Emirati students to excel within their chosen career paths. The program represents NESA’s mandate and mission to invest in the development of our nation’s talent. Candidates are placed within a comprehensive program designed to complement their academic experience, ensuring their success and professional growth.



Tamayuz is offered to UAE nationals majoring in the following programs:

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Communication Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Math/Physics
  • Statistics



Requirements:

  • The applicant must hold UAE Citizenship
  • For high school graduates, the applicant must have: Achieved a score of at least 80% in grades 10, 11 and 12
  • For university students, the applicant must maintain a CGPA of minimum 3.25 and minimum 30 credit hours completed
  • The applicant must be medically fit
  • The applicant must be of good conduct



Tamayuz Scholarship Program STIPEND Scheme:

STIPEND AED 8,000 per month
BONUS For top performers per year
THE FUTURE TEACHERS برنامج معلمي المستقبل

Introduction

The Ministry of Education aims to provide a new batch of teachers with a high efficiency to teach the next generation of students in public schools in the United Arab Emirates. The provision of highly qualified teachers is a top priority for the Ministry of Education in the coming years.

As part of this objective, the Ministry, in collaboration with Khalifa University, has launched the ‘Future Teachers’ program, which offer qualified students scholarships in the following disciplines:

  • Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics
  • Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

 

Program Goals

 

The program aims to offer scholarships to UAE National and Arab students living in the UAE to obtain a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry or in Physics to serve as future teachers in the country.

It also seeks to provide future teachers with opportunities to be involved in community service and to receive academic and professional support and training while they are studying.

Furthermore, the program ensures that the future teachers will receive high-quality professional experience through available job opportunities at the Ministry of Education after their graduation.

 

Program Eligibility Criteria

 

For UAE National students

 

UAE National students are subject to the same requirements for admission to Khalifa University.

 

For Arab students living in the UAE

 

The student must meet the following requirements:

 

  • Be a citizen of any Arab country
  • Be a resident of the UAE for the last three years
  • Have high school certificate or its equivalent from one of the accredited schools in the country
  • Must not be more than 20 years old and should have graduated high school within the past 3 years
  • Should have a score of at least 90% or its equivalent in the general secondary certificate exam
  • Should be a full-time student
  • Students have to obtain “Full Admission” at the point of application which is a minimum score of EMSAT English 1400 AND EMSAT Math 1250 to be eligible for Future Teacher Program.
  • Should have secured admission to Khalifa University to study Bachelor of Science in Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Bachelor of Science in Chemistry or Bachelor of Science in Physics.

Scholarships are highly competitive and therefore meeting the minimum eligibility criteria does not guarantee being awarded with the scholarship as these are limited opportunities.

 

Program Advantages

  • The program covers tuition fees at Khalifa University.
  • It also provides housing and transportation for male students who meet the conditions for receiving housing at Khalifa University.
  • Program graduates will be given priority employment at the Ministry of Education as a teacher.

For more information about the available scholarships for undergraduate students, please email us at scholarship.unit@ku.ac.ae.

* The University reserves the right to make changes to the published scholarship and fees information without prior notice.