The University of the United Arab Emirates is pleased to offer Graduate Research Scholarships for international PhD students. Scholarships offer a full package of benefits, including full tuition waiver, monthly stipend, housing or housing benefit, health insurance, and research support.
United Arab Emirates University, it is the oldest university in the United Arab Emirates. It was established after independence from Britain by the President and Founder of the UAE, the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, in 1976.
A minimum IELTS score of 5.0 or equivalent is required for admission into any offer of the PhD program whose language of instruction is Arabic.
Scholarships are available to pursue a PhD program.
Field of study:
Scholarships are awarded to study the subjects offered by the university.
Tuition fee waiver: Yes
Stipend: AED 10,000/month
Housing Allowance: AED 1,500/month
Health insurance: Yes (for students only)
Research Support: Yes.
International students are eligible to apply for these scholarships.
The program is intended to recruit and support PhD students. Applicants for Graduate Research Scholarships must meet the following criteria:
The student must enroll full-time for a minimum of 9 credits per semester.
The student must not be financially sponsored by another organization or have an active job.
The student must have a GPA of 3.5 or higher in the master’s degree.
The student must have and maintain a GPA of 3.5 or higher at PhD level.
The following additional factors apply to the selection criteria:
The ranking and research classification of the institution where the applicant obtained his/her master’s degree.
The applicant’s previous research experience and its relevance to UAEU research.
Applicant’s publication record.
Application procedure Instructions:
Submit the completed application form with the following documents (all in English) as attachments via email to cgs.scholarships-at-uaeu.ac.ae. Incomplete applications will not be processed.
Copy of transcript of Bachelor’s degree Copy of transcript of Master’s degree Copy of CV with a list of relevant publications Declaration of research interest (max. 300 words)
To apply, you must complete and submit an application with all required documents.
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