AURAK a licensed and accredited University?
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has been officially licensed since 1 August 2009 by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (now the Ministry of Education) of the United Arab Emirates to award degrees. The University’s 22 programs are accredited by the Commission on Academic Accreditation (CAA) in the UAE.
Six of the University’s Engineering programs are accredited with the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET). AURAK has also received candidacy status for institutional accreditation with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) which is the regional accrediting body for higher education institutions in the southern United States of America.
What degree programs does AURAK offer?
Can I submit an incomplete application and still be considered for admission and / or financial aid?
How can I pay my application fee?
You have a few options for how to pay your application fee:
On Campus Fees can be paid in cash or by credit card at the Finance Department on the AURAK campus between 8 AM to 6 PM, Saturday through Thursday.
By Mail/Post Fees can be paid by check provided the check is issued from a UAE-based bank. Make check payable to American University of Ras Al Khaimah and mail to the address below:
American University of Ras Al Khaimah
Attn: Finance Department P O Box 10021 Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
By Bank Transfer
- Beneficiary : American University of Ras Al Khaimah
- Account Number : 0002-257074-001
- Swift Code : NRAKAEAK
- IBAN number : AE700400000002257074001
- Bank Address : RAK Bank, Nakheel Branch, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE
Note: For USD transfers ONLY use the following additional information
Correspondence Bank: Standard Chartered Bank New York USA Swift Code: SCBLUS33XXX
Is it possible to pay my tuition / fees in installments?
Does AURAK provide visa for students?
Is there any entrance test for admission?
Does AURAK offer scholarships or financial aid?
Does AURAK provide on-campus housing for students?
Is it possible to transfer credits from another university to AURAK?