Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

Identity

Name in English: Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education

Name in Arabic: مؤسسة عبد الله الغرير للتعليم

Year of Establishment: 2015

Benefits

Full Scholarship
Housing
Stipend
Travel Cost

Covered Majors and Universities

Covered Majors

The following majors are only those that are in the American University of Beirut.
Faculty of Arts and Science
Bachelor of Science in Applied Math
Bachelors of Science in Mathematics
Bachelors of Science in Statistics
Bachelor of Science in Biology
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Bachelor of Science in Geology
Bachelor of Science in Petroleum Studies
Bachelor of Science in Physics
Bachelor of Arts in Economics
Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering
Bachelor of Architecture
Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Construction Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering in Computer and Communications Engineering
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical and Computer Engineering
Faculty of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Food Technology
Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics
Bachelor of Landscape Architecture
Faculty of Health Science
Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health
Bachelor of Science in Medical Audiology Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Medical Imaging Sciences
Bachelor of Science in Medical Laboratory Sciences

Covered Universities

American University of Beirut
Abroad Universities in the Arab World

Eligibility Criteria

Arab Citizen
You must not hold a second non-Arab passport. Preference is given to residents of the Arab world for at least 12 years.
17-30 Years Old
For students now applying to the undergraduate level, you must have graduated from high school within the last 4 years.
Academically High-Achieving
You must have a cumulative GPA of no less than 85% (equivalent to 16/20) in high school or 3.0 in university.
Require Financial Support
You must be willing and able to show proof of your financial need in your application.
Applying to a Partner University
You must be planning to apply or currently attending one of our partner universities for a Bachelor degree.”

Applying Process

Apply to the University you want to attend*
Create an account on AGFE Portal
Creating your AGFE Profile to make sure you are eligible to apply
Fill the STEM application by the deadline

Selection Process

Application call opens: Mid of December
Application call closes: End of January
Interviews Stage: Early March
Final Decision: Mid of April

Required Documents

-Personal Id Card
-Family Book
-Refugee Statues Document (if Applicable)
-Passport (If Available)
-CV (optional)
-The transcripts of the previous three education years
-Standardized Exams Scores (if available)
-Home Rental Contract (if Applicable)
-Family Members Financial Proof Documents
-Physical and/or mental special need documentations (if Applicable)
-Chronic illness documentation

Contact Information

Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education
P.O.Box 6999
Dubai, UAE
E-MAIL
General: info@alghurairfoundation.org
Al Ghurair STEM Scholars Program: applicants@alghurairfoundation.org
Program Coordinator at AUB:
Tel: +961-1-350000 (ext.3368)
Email: hb79@aub.edu.lb

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