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Times Higher Education International Student List names American University of Sharjah number one in the world

AUS currently welcomes students from more than 95 countries Sharjah, UAE — For the second year running, American University of Sharjah (AUS) has topped the Times Higher Education (THE) list of universities with the highest percentage of international students globally. The list is widely regarded as one of the most reliable indicators of international student numbers, with the list’s data …

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Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) signed between the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) and American University of Sharjah

Memorandum aims to develop Emirati human capacities qualified to work in the field of space science and technology. Dubai, UAE – Within the context of strengthening cooperation with educational institutions in the UAE and developing an organizational framework to develop such cooperation, the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with American University of …

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AUS and Sheraa sign MOU to pave way for culture of entrepreneurship

American University of Sharjah ( AUS ) and Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to further boost economic development in the emirate of Sharjah. The MOU will help establish a culture of entrepreneurship and support the creation of a framework to enhance Sharjah’s reputation as an entrepreneurial leader in the field of innovation in the …

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The Internationalization of Academia

Why more and more students are considering exchange programs abroad Dr. Linda Angell, Director of International Exchange Programs, at American University of Sharjah (AUS) We are always bombarded with talk about globalization, and how the world is becoming a ‘global village’. This becomes truer by the day, particularly as technology continues to evolve at a rapid pace. With ever growing …

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Emirates Green Building Council honours winners of ‘2015 EGBC Awards’ for excellence in sustainability

• American University of Sharjah , IRENA HQ Building and Sofitel Dubai The Palm Resort & Spa win Green School, Green Commercial Building and Green Hotel of the Year categories respectively Dubai – Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC), an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, honoured the winners of the 2015 EGBC …

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Sharjah Museums Department to host International Symposium “Islamic Civilization in the 21st Century: Global Perspectives” in Partnership with American University of Sharjah

Symposium highlights outstanding and groundbreaking contributions to the culture, science and arts of contemporary Islamic civilization worldwide Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qassimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, the Sharjah Museums Department (SMD) is delighted to announce an exciting and innovative, international symposium entitled “Islamic Civilization in the 21st Century: …

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American University of Sharjah granted full membership by Global Engineering Deans Council

American University of Sharjah (AUS), one of the leading universities in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, has been granted full membership to the Global Engineering Deans Council (GEDC), one of the world’s premier engineering organization comprising engineering administrations from across the globe. “We are pleased to be granted this membership,” said Dr. Thomas Hochstettler, Acting Chancellor of …

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Over 1,400 new students to join AUS in Fall 2013

American University of Sharjah (AUS) is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that provides an environment rich in resources which helps students understand their roles in their societies, stated at a special welcome session held for new students and their parents at the university’s Main Auditorium yesterday, September 6, 2013. More than 1,400 students have enrolled at AUS for Fall 2013 marking a …

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AUS increases financial aid while keeping its tuition fee unchanged

American University of Sharjah (AUS) has increased the financial aid offered to students while keeping its tuition fees unchanged this year, said AUS Acting Chancellor Dr. Thomas Hochstettler today. “The decision was made at the last meeting of the AUS Board of Trustees, chaired by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin MohammadAl Qassimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah and …

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AUS students win Gulf Programming Contest

Three students from the College of Engineering (CEN) at American University of Sharjah ( AUS ) won first place at the prestigious Gulf Programming Contest held recently at Khalifa University/Abu Dhabi. This is the fifth time in a row an AUS team has won such an event. The aim of the contest was to test students in computing-related majors to …

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