Graduate Study Abroad Programs with API in Sharjah
Program Details

Highlights

  • Courses in English and Arabic
  • Courses with Emirati and international students
  • Transcript from U.S. accredited institution (American University of Sharjah)
  • U.S. accreditations (AACSB, ABET, NAAB, Middle States)
  • Visa cost included
  • International excursion

Requirements

  • An undergraduate degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Completed API application
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with supporting documents

 

Dates & Fees

FALL 2017-2018
Aug 17, 2017 - Dec 21, 2018
TBA
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
Aug 17, 2017 - May 16, 2018
TBA
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018
Mid-Aug, 2018 - Mid-May, 2019
TBA
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
Jan 11, 2018 - May 16, 2018
TBA
FALL 2018
Mid-Aug, 2018 - Late Dec, 2018
TBA

Deadlines

FALL 2017-2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Priority: Mar 5, 2017; Final: Apr 5, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2017
ACADEMIC YEAR 2017-2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Priority: Mar 5, 2017; Final: Apr 5, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2017
ACADEMIC YEAR 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Priority: Mar 5, 2018; Final: Apr 5, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 1, 2018
SPRING SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Sept 15, 2017
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Oct 15, 2017
FALL 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Priority: Mar 5, 2018; Final: Apr 5, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
May 15, 2018

Academic Program

API offers several graduate study abroad programs in Sharjah, UAE. Courses usually run from September through May, or September through September. Some programs may also be available on a semester basis for students currently enrolled in a graduate program in their home country. Many programs may be completed in 1 year, though this varies per program. Graduate programs are coed. Contact the API office for specific program requirements per program.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students receive a degree from the American University of Sharjah upon completion of their program.

 

 

 

What’s Included

PRE-DEPARTURE SERVICES
  • Advising
  • @api Online System
  • Orientation Materials and Resources
  • Access to International Phone Plans
  • API Alumni Network
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • Housing
  • Tuition
  • UAE Visa, I.D. Card, Medical Tests
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight, day, international)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
  • Volunteer Opportunities
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Global Leadership Academy

Program Manager

Juliana Lindsey is the Sharjah Program Manager and will work with you through your departure to the UAE.

 

Resident Director

Hong Ho is the Sharjah Resident Director, and will work with you during your stay in the UAE.

Hong Ho - API Sharjah RD