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AUBH is the first comprehensive, purpose-built, American-style co-educational university in the Kingdom of Bahrain, and is supported through the Mumtalakat portfolio ( The University offers a unique approach to education that fosters interaction and collaboration between students, faculty and the professional community. Such exposure is part of the holistic journey for students at AUBH. 

AUBH curricula is built by experts and specialists to equip students with the knowledge and soft skills to succeed in a rapidly ever-changing environment. The AUBH quality of American-style education mirrors that of the best universities in the United States. 

The contemporary, 75,000 square meter campus is located in Riffa, Bahrain. The innovative and high-tech campus enhances the teaching and learning experience for both faculty and students. Along with the classrooms, library and labs, the campus includes the Sport Center, with indoor and outdoors courts and fields, the vast Student Commons, and the Auditorium for special events. 

AUBH is proud to be licensed by the Higher Education Council of the Ministry of Education of Bahrain, and is seeking institutional accreditation with one of the six U.S. regional accreditors recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA), holding the highest level of quality assurance at the institutional level.