2019 Government Scholarships for UAE Undergraduate and Postgraduate Nationals at Universities Abroad

The Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, UAE is offering its Partial Funding 2019 Government Scholarships which is only open to UAE undergraduate and postgraduate nationals to study for Bachelors, Masters degree in the field of subjects offered by the University. Here is another great opportunity to apply for this one, most especially if you are of the UAE nationality. Please read through the page for full details on how to go about it.

2019 Government Scholarships for UAE Undergraduate and Postgraduate Nationals at Universities Abroad

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (MOHESR) is a ministry of the government in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Established in 1976, the Ministry has a number of departments, including the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA), which provides institutional licensure and degree accreditation CAA for private universities and their academic programmes in the UAE.

It houses NAPO (the National Admissions and Placement Office) which provides admissions and placement services for the federal institutions of higher education, including United Arab Emirates University, Higher Colleges of Technology, and Zayed University, as well as the CEPA (Common Educational Proficiency Assessment) which assesses the English and Math skills of MOHESR applicants to higher education.

The Ministry handles steps in the certificate attestation process, provides equivalency services for degrees and qualifications received outside of the UAE, and provides government scholarships for UAE nationals who wish to study overseas. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan is the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

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Scholarship Description:

  • Course Level: Bachelors, Masters Degree
  • Scholarship can be taken in: Universities abroad
  • Number of awards: Unspecified
  • Nationality: Open to UAE nationals

Field of Study:

  • Subjects offered by the University

Scholarship Award: 

  • Partial Funding, Varies


  • Candidate must hold a UAE passport.
  • The candidate must secure good scores in their language test scores to be eligible.
  • Applicant must hold an unconditional academic offer from the Ministry.
  • The applicant must not receive a scholarship from any other institution or entity within or outside the UAE.
  • The applicant is required to obtain prior approval from the Certificate Equivalency Department.
  • Employed applicant must receive a sabbatical leave from his/her employer.
  • The applicant is required to pass the personal interview.
  • He/She must sign the acknowledgment to adhere to the bylaws and regulations.

Documents Required:

  • Applicant must submit his/her academic transcripts.
  • Unconditional academic acceptance must be submitted.
  • A Copy of TOEFL, IELTS certificates must be submitted.
  • A copy of the applicant’s passport and ID card should be provided.
  • Certificate of Exemption / Postponement / Completion from the National Service Authority needs to be submitted.
  • A Copy of Family Book and Certificate of Good Conduct are to be presented.
  • Parental Consent (for high school students only).
  • Employed applicants must submit a study leave.
  • Certificate of community participation, if any.

Closing Date for Applications: 

  • Deadline varies

Methods of Applying


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