Study Abroad in Sharjah - Summer Intensive Arabic Program
Program Details

Highlights

  • Arabic language instruction
  • Housing: student dorms
  • International excursion

Requirements

  • Minimum 2.75 G.P.A.
  • All elementary and beginning-level Arabic students are encouraged to apply
  • Completed API application
  • University Contact Information Form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Application documents must ALL be turned into API by deadline
  • Entry requirements: valid passport with supporting documents (more information provided post acceptance)

Dates & Fees

SUMMER 1 2018
Early Jun, 2018 - Late Jul, 2018
$11,180

Deadlines

SUMMER 1 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE
Mar 15, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE
Apr 15, 2018

Academic Program

TOTAL CREDIT HOURS

Summer: 6 Semester Credits

Students who choose to study abroad in Sharjah with API will enroll at the American University of Sharjah (AUS). The summer Intensive Arabic Language Program at the AUS is a 6-credit course aimed at developing elementary and beginning language skills through formal classroom instruction and daily conversation practice with a native speaker. Students will have 3 hours of class per day, 5 days per week, in addition to 1 hour of lab work each of those days.

TRANSCRIPTS

API students receive a transcript 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
  • Mobile Phone
  • Peer Mentors
  • Social Networking
  • Scholarships
ON-SITE SERVICES
  • Airport Reception
  • Resident Director
  • On-Site Orientation
  • UAE Visa, I.D. Card, Medical Tests
  • Housing
  • Tuition (including Arabic lab fees)
  • Medical & Life Insurance
  • Excursions (overnight and day)
  • Social & Cultural Activities
  • Welcome and Farewell Group Meals
  • Volunteer Opportunities
RE-ENTRY SERVICES
  • Re-Entry Materials & Support
  • Post-Program Evaluation
  • Transcript
  • Alumni Network & Professional Development Opportunities

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