American University of Sharjah

Top 3in the World for


Among the top 3 universities with the highest % of international students (THE World University Rankings 2021)

73Clubs and Organizations

Cultural, academic and community opportunity abounds.

88%Employability Rate

88% of those completing the 2017 Graduate Survey were engaged in full time work or study.

66%Students Awarded Scholarships

Every year two out of three AUS students qualify for a grant or scholarship.

Top 50Under 50 University

Ranked within the world’s top 50 universities under 50 years of age by QS World University Rankings.

85+ Sharakah partner schools

AUS fosters educational partnerships with schools throughout the UAE, benefiting both teachers and students.
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26Sports Teams

Our sports teams are invited to tournaments across the region, representing AUS in athletics, basketball, football, and much more. Go Leopards

Top 10for 6 consecutive years

Ranked among the top 10 universities in the Arab world for the past 6 years by QS World Rankings.



Students and faculty from more than 90 countries across the world.