The American University in Cairo provides a unique opportunity of Study Abroad for students who are seeking unique experiences, fresh perspectives, cultural immersion into the exciting Egyptian experience that makes AUC a longstanding international institution in the region. Whether a student joins AUC for a full-year or a summer semester abroad, the University offers a variety of programs at the graduate and undergraduate levels that will enhance their regional knowledge, promote multiculturalism and motivates them to be active in local and global discussions.
AUC is accredited in the United States and Egypt, and partners with over 135 universities worldwide. For over a decade, students enrolled at U.S. institutions have been applying to Study Abroad scholarships.
Through courses offered at AUC, Study Abroad students can introduce and exchange innovative ideas and diverse perspectives. It is, however, strongly advised that students begin planning registration and course selection process with academic advisers or registrars in your home institutions and ensure credit transfer after their study time at AUC.
AUC is recognized by many U.S. colleges as an approved overseas study site for their students and has formal agreements with many institutions. The maximum duration for a study-abroad program is two semesters and a summer session. Study-abroad students are not limited to set list of courses, but can choose from the general lists of courses. Because AUC is accredited in the United States as well as in Egypt, American students are usually able to transfer AUC credits to their home institutions.
The Department of Arabic Language Instruction (ALI) has attracted thousands of students interested in learning Arabic and who want the added experience of learning in an Arabic-speaking country. The following programs are some of the opportunities offered to Arabic-language learners at AUC:
Arabic Language Classes
Arabic Language Intensive Program
Center for Arabic Study Abroad (CASA)
Arabic Language Intensive Program for Professionals and Diplomats
Center for Advanced Arabic Study in Cairo (CAASIC)
Job opportunities for study abroad are all available for you to take your education to the next level of learning.
+ 135 Partner Universities Worldwide.
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Egypt is a unique and wondrous destination that has a lot to offer its visitors, no matter their ages and interests. While out and about, and in any place you look, you can enjoy the perfect blend of ancient and modern Egyptian history. It is a fantastic place for nomads, scholars and residents alike.
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