The Abu Dhabi University is said to be the largest private university in the United Arab Emirates and this is just one out of many outstanding feats that this institution has. Since its establishment back in 2003, Abu Dhabi University (ADU) has always strived and worked its way toward being part of the best universities in the UAE.
Diversity, a top-notch educational system, and lots of other benefits, are some of the major reasons why ADU will always be amongst the first universities to be considered by students who want to further their education. The United Arab Emirates as a whole is also a contributing factor to the admission rush that ADU receives every year.
In just the first ten months of 2022, the United Arab Emirates has received millions of visitors from different parts of the world. A huge percentage of these visitors are reported to be tourists while lots of others are stated to be just individuals who are after the aim of pursuing their educational objectives.
The UAE has a lot of golden opportunities, potentials and it also has a huge success rate, so who wouldn’t want to study in a country like it? After all, institutions in the UAE have always been held up high due to the fact that they have a sound educational system, they produce excellent graduates and they’re always open to students from anywhere in the world.
Unfortunately, there are some individuals who do not have enough financial capabilities to keep up with UAE’s travel costs, tuition fees and other costs of living. This is where the Abu Dhabi University with its scholarship programs come into play.
With these scholarships, lots of students can now get the precious opportunity of furthering their study in ADU without the fear and discomfort that comes with dealing with learning costs.
Some of these scholarships will be listed below and if you have it in mind to apply, the links are provided for each in this list.
1. Merit Based Graduate Scholarship
If you are a student and you are looking for a waiver program that would help you cut down expenses and ultimately aid your educational objectives, then this is for you.
The Merit Based Graduate Scholarship from the Abu Dhabi University seeks to inspire and empower lots of outstanding students towards academic excellence in their various disciplines of study.
The wholesome thing to note here is that the Abu Dhabi University has made it easy for all of its scholarship candidates. Since the students’ academic records and information would have already been processed upon admission, scholarships that those students are eligible for will appear on their account page.
As an applicant for the Merit Based Graduate Scholarship from the Abu Dhabi University (ADU), you should note that:
The scholarship will run until its maximum coverage of four years ends, or upon graduation (whichever is sooner).
Appropriate details must be filled in by the student, any required documents should also be uploaded correctly.
It will cover winter and summer terms.
It shall not cover any repeated courses (grades W, WA and F).
You will need a minimum CGPA of 3.5 in the Master level program to maintain the waiver.
If you are eventually a successful candidate, the scholarship will give you a tuition fee waiver that is up to 25%. For more information regarding the Merit Based Graduate Scholarship, do well to check out the Abu Dhabi University official website.
2. Alumni Scholarship
The Alumni Scholarship from the Abu Dhabi University is one that is dedicated towards the alumni that are looking forward to continuing their graduate studies at any of Abu Dhabi University’s branches (at the postgraduate level).
If you are in on this, the you should wait no further because this scholarship program will see you through your development in any of your field of study.
It is also important to note that it is note necessary to re-apply for the scholarship programs every time, as long as the criteria for its sustenance are met, you would not be opted out.
As an applicant for the Alumni Scholarship from the Abu Dhabi University (ADU), you should note that:
If you are found guilty of breaking or violating any of the student code of conduct the scholarship will be forfeited for all subsequent semesters.
It will cover winter and summer terms.
iIt shall not cover any repeated courses (grades W, WA and F).
You will need a minimum CGPA of 3.0 in the Master level program to maintain the waiver.
If you are eventually a successful candidate, the scholarship will give you a tuition fee waiver that is up to 20%. For more information regarding the Alumni Scholarship, do well to check out the Abu Dhabi University official website.
3. H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Scholarship (Fully Funded)
The H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Scholarship is another program that contributes to several students’ commitment towards development and promotion of the United Arab Emirates.
This scholarship program is dedicated towards helping the graduates from top 20 public secondary schools across the UAE. For you to be eligible, you must be a newly admitted student in the ADU and you must also join the university the same year (fall semester to be precise) you graduate from high school.
As an applicant for the H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Scholarship from the Abu Dhabi University (ADU), you should note that:
Your Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) should be at least 3.70
You should have at least 1,600 EmSAT English score with a Math score of 1,200 and Arabic score of 900 for all colleges
You must meet the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research English Language requirements
The Office of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed AI Nahyan is solely in charge of formal approval and selection
You must have a minimum of 12 passed credit hours per semester (with Winter and Summer terms exceptions).
If you are eventually a successful candidate, the scholarship will give you a 100% waiver on tuition fee, registration fee, application fee, health service fee and student service fee.
For more information regarding the H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Zayed Scholarship, do well to check out the Abu Dhabi University official website.