The Ministry of Education provides the option of external scholarship and a scholarship for academically distinguished Emirati students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate studies outside the country in a number of internationally recognized universities.

The scholarships for Emirati students provided by the Ministry of Higher Education take into account the community’s need for academic and vocational specializations, which are not currently offered through colleges and universities in the country.

 General conditions for scholarship for Emirati students

  • Must be a citizen of the United Arab Emirates
  • Be of good conduct
  • The cumulative GPA must not be less than very good in the previous qualification
  • He must have obtained the required score in one of the language exams, which qualifies him to study the degree and specialization required academically from one of the higher education institutions specified for scholarship by the Ministry.

Approved criteria for selecting majors and universities

  • To be among the best 50 universities in the specialty to be studied according to the lists approved by the Ministry.
  • To be among the top 200 universities in the specialty to be studied and to be among the top 200 universities in the general classification according to the lists approved by the Ministry in all scholarship countries except America and Australia.
  • To be among the top 100 universities in the specialty to be studied and to be among the top 100 universities in the general classification according to the lists approved by the Ministry in both America and Australia.
  • It must be in one of the countries designated for scholarship

Categories of beneficiary Emirati students

  • University studies students
  • Postgraduate students
  • Students studying at their own expense and wishing to join scholarships
  • Outstanding students
  • Working students

To register for the scholarship

Please contact directly with the UAE Ministry of Education via the official website or the registration link below.