Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammed Al Qasimi has introduced a total of 2,005 new scholarships to study at various universities and in different programs in UAE. Students can make the best use of this opportunity as undergraduate applications for universities across the Emirates are open.
Out of this, 1,600 scholarships are for undergraduate students at the University of Sharjah and the American University of Sharjah. These are introduced for the upcoming academic year, which is 2023-2024.
Also, Sharjah Electricity, Water and Gas Authority (SEWA) is the concerned authority receiving applications for these scholarships. Moreover, applications for all students studying in the Emirates are open till the 17th of August 2023.
Furthermore, students at the University of Khorfakkan (UoKH) will be eligible for 305 scholarships. As part of this scheme, the scholarship committee will transfer 70 students to the University of Kalba with the scholarship grant. Lastly, 100 scholarships are also for the students of the University of Kalba (UoK).
The universities will offer scholarships based on the study requirements of the enrolled students. The esteemed ruler of the state has introduced scholarships that cover various study programs offered at these universities.
Education in UAE
His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammed Al Qasimi is the Supreme Council Member as well as the Ruler of Sharjah. His interest in promoting inbound and overseas education has been reflected in various decisions around the field of education.
He aims to provide cutting-edge education and the best resources to his students in order to level up the education sector. Making a successful and educated global citizenry has been a great dream for UAE under his leadership.
The number of scholarships he has introduced for this academic year is the highest that has ever been introduced. Universities in UAE are also rising up on the list of QS World Rankings at this time. The United Arab Emirates University and the University of Sharjah have already made it to the top 300 on the list.
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