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Scholarships & Family Benefits

The American University of Bahrain grants scholarships to students with exemplary academic performance, personal achievements, and motivation to succeed in an American-style environment. They are also seen as great ambassadors of the AUBH mission and vision, who thrive within a diverse and multicultural student body.

To apply for a scholarship the student must:

  1. Obtain a GPA of 90% and above or equivalent.
  2. Score an overall score 6.0  points in the IELTS test, with no less than 5.5 in the writing section, and above or equivalent.
  3. Provide all the standard documents required for admission, in addition to a personal portfolio, including evidence of personal and academic achievement, as well as take the AUBH Problem Solving Test for scholarship applicants.

The ranking and selection of applicants will be based on the following:



English Proficiency




Problem Solving Test




Personal Statement




You may be contacted for an interview with a panel to discuss your academic performance and personal goals.

Sibling / Family Discount:

AUBH will grant a 5% discount on tuition fees for each family member studying at AUBH, for the duration of their course.

All scholarships and financial aid offered are at the discretion of the University and may change over time.

To apply for scholarships, please send us an email at () or call +973 33663343.