MBZUAI offers students a choice of graduate programs in a modern and innovative university setting, located in the thriving capital of the UAE. Combining a contemporary education system and robust curriculum with the rich culture and heritage of Abu Dhabi, MBZUAI offers an experience like no other.
All students admitted on a full-time basis are granted the privilege to complete their study with a full scholarship. However, to maintain the scholarships, stipends and other benefits, students are expected to maintain high academic standing, comply with the university code of conduct, and fulfil certain requirements during their study tenure.
About the University:
Mohammed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) is a prestigious institution situated in Abu Dhabi, the vibrant capital of the United Arab Emirates. Established as a pioneering university dedicated to artificial intelligence (AI), MBZUAI offers a range of cutting-edge graduate programs encompassing computer science, electrical engineering, computer engineering, mathematics, physics, and other relevant engineering disciplines. It stands as a beacon of innovation and academic excellence in the field of AI, attracting bright minds from around the globe.
One of MBZUAI's distinctive features is its commitment to fostering talent in AI by providing full scholarships to all students admitted on a full-time basis. These scholarships cover not only tuition fees but also offer additional benefits such as monthly stipends and health insurance. The university's modern and innovative campus, combined with its rich cultural environment in Abu Dhabi, offers an unparalleled educational experience. MBZUAI is not only dedicated to academic rigor but also emphasizes the importance of maintaining high academic standards, adhering to the university's code of conduct, and meeting specific requirements to continue benefiting from scholarships and stipends.
MBZUAI's mission is to advance the field of artificial intelligence and empower future leaders in AI research and innovation. With its comprehensive academic programs, world-class faculty, and state-of-the-art facilities, MBZUAI plays a pivotal role in shaping the future of AI education and research, making it a destination of choice for students passionate about artificial intelligence and its transformative potential.
Muhammad Bin Zayed University Scholarships 2024, UAE. (Fully Funded) is available to undertake Masters, PhD level programs at Muhammad bin Zayed University.
- Computer Science
- Electrical Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Other pertinent Engineering disciplines
The scholarship covers:
- Full tuition fee, making it 100% tuition-free.
- On-campus student accommodation.
- Health insurance and sponsorship of UAE visa for non-UAE nationals.
- Monthly stipend, which is subject to the University's regulations as outlined in the University Catalogue. The stipend amounts are as follows:
- For MSc (Master of Science) students:
- AED 8,000 per month for international and UAE resident students.
- AED 30,000 per month for UAE national students (single).
- AED 33,000 per month for married UAE national students (official documents required).
- For PhD students:
- AED 10,000 per month for international and UAE resident students.
- AED 36,000 per month for UAE national students (single).
- AED 39,000 per month for married UAE national students (official documents required).
Please note that married PhD students may have the option to live off-campus and receive an additional housing allowance of AED 5,000, subject to approval and the submission of official documents.
This scholarship is open to domestic and international students of all nationalities.
To be eligible for the Muhammad Bin Zaid University Scholarship, candidates must meet the following criteria:
Language Proficiency: Proficiency in English is required. Applicants must demonstrate their English language skills by submitting a TOEFL iBT score with a minimum total score of 90 or an IELTS Academic score with a minimum overall score of 6.5.
Eligible Countries: The scholarship is open to applicants from all countries worldwide.
Master's Program Requirement: For MSc programs, candidates should have completed a Bachelor of Science degree or its equivalent from a well-regarded university accredited or recognized by the UAE Ministry of Education (MOE). Applicants are expected to have a minimum CGPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) and must provide their complete degree certificates and transcripts in English as part of their application.
Ph.D. Program Requirement: For Ph.D. programs, applicants should hold a Master of Science degree or its equivalent from a reputable university accredited or recognized by the UAE Ministry of Education (MOE). Candidates should have a minimum CGPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent) and must provide their complete degree certificates and transcripts in English when applying.
Degree Verification: Candidates with degrees from UAE institutions should provide degree attestation, while those with degrees from outside the UAE should furnish an equivalency certificate during their first semester at the university. Further information on attestation and equivalency procedures can be found on the UAE MOE website.
Graduate Record Examination (GRE): While not mandatory, a GRE General score is advantageous and will be taken into account during the evaluation of applicants.
- Online application form (view guide here)
- CV (with academic background, work experience, research publications, and programming/coding skills)
- Valid passport copy
- Photograph with white background
- Valid Pakistan national identity card copy (only for Pakistan nationals)
- To Apply click the given link down below.