Accreditation and Licensure
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah has been officially licensed by the UAE’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR). All of the University’s 22 academic programs are accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA).
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah is a candidate for accreditation with the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award baccalaureate and master’s degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah.
In August 2016, the School of Engineering’s B.S. in Computer Engineering and the B.S. in Electronics and Communications programs received accreditation from the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). Additional programs are currently in the process of gaining ABET accreditation.
The School of Business has become a member of the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) which is the first step towards gaining accreditation.
Last updated June 19, 2017