English Language Fellowships

English Language Fellowships are offered to admitted graduate students of the Teaching Arabic as a Foreign Language (TAFL) program who need to enroll in remedial English language classes in order to satisfy the English-language graduate admission requirement at AUC. Students may enroll in the Department of English Language Instruction (ELI) full-time intensive program in the fall, spring or summer semesters or in one or more academic English for graduate modules.


  • For new graduate degree-seeking students; satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements to the TAFL program
  • Bachelor degree with a minimum overall grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale, or equivalent
  • Financial need


  • One semester or one summer session subject to renewable once upon review and satisfactory completion of the intermediate or advanced-level course


The fellowship covers: 75 percent of the tuition for the Intensive English Program for fall, spring or summer semesters, or full tuition for up to three modules

To Apply

Step 1: Check how to apply and submit the online application
Step 2
: Complete and submit the online fellowship application

Deadlines: April 15 for the fall semester, October 17 for the spring semester
For inquiries, email gradserv@aucegypt.edu.