Study abroad with Academic Programs International (API) in the United Arab Emirates. Sign up for direct enrollment into the American University of Sharjah (AUS). Most courses at AUS are equal to 3 US credits for the semester, summer, and academic year Direct Enrollment programs.
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.
AUS is based upon the American system of higher education. The campus has been described by many as the “jewel of Sharjah” and is itself a must-see destination for tourists and dignitaries alike. Grounded in Arab culture, AUS is a leading comprehensive coeducational university in the Gulf, serving students from the region and around the world. API students have the option to study at the American University of Sharjah with our graduate program.
API Scholarships and Financial Aid Information
API awards approximately $500,000 in study abroad scholarships annually ranging from $250 -$1,000 per student.