Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities

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Undergraduate Scholarship Opportunities

All AURAK undergraduate scholarships require that applicants meet AURAK’s admission requirements, comply with the HS ranking expectations, and satisfy the required English proficiency levels. Scholarships are valid for the specified length as long as the required CGPA is maintained.

HS percentages are based on UAE secondary school certificates or their equivalents. New students may apply for multiple scholarship awards; however, only the highest award will be granted.

Scholarships may not be combined for multiple awards.

Academic Achievement Scholarships – New Students

New fulltime undergraduate students are eligible to apply for a four-year Academic Achievement Scholarship if they meet the following criteria. All academic achievement scholarships are offered on a competitive basis subject to application and institutional review.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Requirement CGPA Requirement
Presidential Scholarship 98% or Higher 100% Competitive 6.5 3.50
Provost’s Scholarship 95% or Higher 50% Competitive 6.0 3.25
Dean’s Scholarship 90% or Higher 25% Competitive 5.5 3.00

 

Talent Scholarships – New Students

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Female Athletics 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
Male Athletics 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
School Innovation Team 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
Student Life 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50

 

New transfer students are also eligible for consideration subject to presentation of a CGPA of 2.50 or higher and having satisfied all other AURAK admission criteria including English proficiency.

The athletic scholarships are subject to recommendation by the Office of Student Success and Advancement. The school innovation team scholarships are subject to recommendation by the respective academic dean. The student life scholarships are subject to collaborative recommendation by the Office of Student Success and Advancement.

 

RAK Resident Scholarships – New Students

AURAK is RAK’s university. Accordingly, the following four-year scholarship is available for new undergraduate students who are RAK residents. Eligibility requirements follow.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
RAK Resident 80% or Higher 20% Automatic 5.5 2.50

 

UAE National Scholarships – New Students

The recruitment of UAE Nationals is of great importance to the success of AURAK. The following four-year scholarships are available for new undergraduate students who are card holders and members of their immediate families. Eligibility requirements follow.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Homa Al Watan Card (Military) 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Fazaa Card (Police) 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

Selected Program Scholarships – New Students

New fulltime undergraduate students are eligible for a 15% tuition scholarship for AY 2019-2020 if the student registers to study in selected programs in the School of Business, School of Arts & Sciences, or the School of Engineering. The selected programs are subject to identification by the Provost’s Council.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
School of Business 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
School of Arts & Sciences Selected Programs 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
School of Engineering Selected Programs 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

AURAK Family Scholarships – All Undergraduate Students

AURAK values members of the AURAK family. The AURAK family includes students, alumni, staff, faculty and partner organizations. The sibling (or siblings) of an existing, fully-enrolled student in any AURAK undergraduate program is entitled to the AURAK Family Scholarship if the siblings are enrolled at the University during the same semester. The brother, sister, son or daughter of a full-time employee at AURAK is eligible for the AURAK Family Scholarship as long as the member of faculty or staff remains employed at AURAK. All dependents of faculty members (son/daughter) are eligible for the AURAK Family Scholarship. Upon the presentation of a letter from a recognized AURAK partner organization, the employees and their immediate family members are eligible to receive the AURAK Family Scholarship for enrollment in the programs offered by the University. The terms of the AURAK Family Scholarship follow.

 

Category HS Ranking Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Faculty Family 80% or Higher 100% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Staff Family 80% or Higher 30% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Sibling 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
AURAK Partner Organization 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

AURAK Partner Organizations are provided via the following link. If your organization is not listed and your organization desires a partnership with AURAK, please contact the Office of the President. To access the list of partner organizations, please click on the following link.

List of AURAK Partner Organizations

 

External Scholarships – All Undergraduate Students

Numerous external scholarships are available to support both UAE Nationals and UAE Residents. For example, UAE Nationals may apply for assistance from the Sheikh Saqr Program for Government Excellence (SSPGE) and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA). RAK residents may apply for assistance from RAK Charity.

Additional Information

Please feel free to contact the Department of Scholarships and Financial Aid for further information at +971 7 2210 900 Ext. 1222.

All AURAK undergraduate scholarships require that applicants meet AURAK’s admission requirements, comply with the HS ranking expectations, and satisfy the required English proficiency levels. Scholarships are valid for the specified length as long as the required CGPA is maintained.

HS percentages are based on UAE secondary school certificates or their equivalents. New students may apply for multiple scholarship awards; however, only the highest award will be granted.

Scholarships may not be combined for multiple awards.

Academic Achievement Scholarships – New Students

New fulltime undergraduate students are eligible to apply for a four-year Academic Achievement Scholarship if they meet the following criteria. All academic achievement scholarships are offered on a competitive basis subject to application and institutional review.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Requirement CGPA Requirement
Presidential Scholarship 98% or Higher 100% Competitive 6.5 3.50
Provost’s Scholarship 95% or Higher 50% Competitive 6.0 3.25
Dean’s Scholarship 90% or Higher 25% Competitive 5.5 3.00

 

Talent Scholarships – New Students

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Female Athletics 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
Male Athletics 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
School Innovation Team 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50
Student Life 80% or Higher 20% Competitive 5.0 2.50

 

New transfer students are also eligible for consideration subject to presentation of a CGPA of 2.50 or higher and having satisfied all other AURAK admission criteria including English proficiency.

The athletic scholarships are subject to recommendation by the Office of Student Success and Advancement. The school innovation team scholarships are subject to recommendation by the respective academic dean. The student life scholarships are subject to collaborative recommendation by the Office of Student Success and Advancement.

 

RAK Resident Scholarships – New Students

AURAK is RAK’s university. Accordingly, the following four-year scholarship is available for new undergraduate students who are RAK residents. Eligibility requirements follow.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
RAK Resident 80% or Higher 20% Automatic 5.5 2.50

 

UAE National Scholarships – New Students

The recruitment of UAE Nationals is of great importance to the success of AURAK. The following four-year scholarships are available for new undergraduate students who are card holders and members of their immediate families. Eligibility requirements follow.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Homa Al Watan Card (Military) 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Fazaa Card (Police) 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

Selected Program Scholarships – New Students

New fulltime undergraduate students are eligible for a 15% tuition scholarship for AY 2019-2020 if the student registers to study in selected programs in the School of Business, School of Arts & Sciences, or the School of Engineering. The selected programs are subject to identification by the Provost’s Council.

 

Scholarship High School Percentage Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
School of Business 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
School of Arts & Sciences Selected Programs 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
School of Engineering Selected Programs 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

AURAK Family Scholarships – All Undergraduate Students

AURAK values members of the AURAK family. The AURAK family includes students, alumni, staff, faculty and partner organizations. The sibling (or siblings) of an existing, fully-enrolled student in any AURAK undergraduate program is entitled to the AURAK Family Scholarship if the siblings are enrolled at the University during the same semester. The brother, sister, son or daughter of a full-time employee at AURAK is eligible for the AURAK Family Scholarship as long as the member of faculty or staff remains employed at AURAK. All dependents of faculty members (son/daughter) are eligible for the AURAK Family Scholarship. Upon the presentation of a letter from a recognized AURAK partner organization, the employees and their immediate family members are eligible to receive the AURAK Family Scholarship for enrollment in the programs offered by the University. The terms of the AURAK Family Scholarship follow.

 

Category HS Ranking Scholarship Amount Basis for Award IELTS Required CGPA
Faculty Family 80% or Higher 100% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Staff Family 80% or Higher 30% Competitive 5.5 2.50
Sibling 80% or Higher 15% Competitive 5.5 2.50
AURAK Partner Organization 80% or Higher 10% Competitive 5.5 2.50

 

AURAK Partner Organizations are provided via the following link. If your organization is not listed and your organization desires a partnership with AURAK, please contact the Office of the President. To access the list of partner organizations, please click on the following link.

List of AURAK Partner Organizations

 

External Scholarships – All Undergraduate Students

Numerous external scholarships are available to support both UAE Nationals and UAE Residents. For example, UAE Nationals may apply for assistance from the Sheikh Saqr Program for Government Excellence (SSPGE) and the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA). RAK residents may apply for assistance from RAK Charity.

Additional Information

Please feel free to contact the Department of Scholarships and Financial Aid for further information at +971 7 2210 900 Ext. 1222.

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