We invite you to study in Sharjah, known as the cultural center of the United Arab Emirates. You can choose from a wide range of classes taught in English, open to Emirati and international students, at the stunning campus of the American University of Sharjah. Come explore all this unique culture has to offer while earning credit toward your degree, from a university with top accreditations!
Pre Departure Services
Orientation Materials and Resources
Access to International Phone Plans
API Alumni Network
On Site Services
Medical and Life Insurance
Social and Cultural Activities
Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
UAE Visa, I.D. Card, Medical Tests
Re-Entry Materials and Support
Alumni Network and API Ambassador Program
- Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
- Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors
- Completed API application
- University Approval Form
- One letter of recommendation
- Official transcript
- Students planning to take courses in architecture or studio art may have to submit portfolio materials for consideration and are encouraged to apply early.
- Entry requirements: valid passport and visa (supplementary visa and application materials provided post-acceptance)