American University of Sharjah was founded by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Mohammed Al Qassimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. Based upon American institutions of higher education, AUS is thoroughly grounded in Arab culture and is part of a larger process of the revitalization of intellectual life in the Middle East. We are an independent, not-for-profit coeducational institution serving students from the region and around the world. Ranked among the world’s top 500 universities by QS World University Ranking, AUS offers 26 undergraduate majors and 13 master’s degrees.
What are the University’s greatest quality/strength?
Internationally accredited; diverse student and faculty bodies; MBA program ranked best in Gulf by Forbes Middle East.