Khalifa University KU

Khalifa University KU

Khalifa University (Arabic: جامعة خليفة) is a public research university located in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It was ranked as the 181st best university in the world by QS world university rankings of 2023.


Originally established in 1989 as the Etisalat College of Engineering (ECE), the school’s main campus was built in Sharjah, and aimed to supply the Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (Etisalat) with technologically trained workers.

Khalifa University’s current president, Tod A. Laursen, was appointed in August 2010. As of 2013, KU faculty and staff come from over 40 countries, and its student body is internationally diverse and co-educational.

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Does Khalifa University Accept Waec?

Learn about our admissions requirements.

Interested candidates must have five (5) credit passes in the SSCE (WAEC or NECO) in one sitting, or six (6) credit passes at not more than 2 sittings in English Language, Mathematics and other subjects relevant to the course of study.

How Much Does It Cost To Study At Khalifa University?

The undergraduate program costs 3,333 AED per credit hour. The Master’s program costs 5,000 AED per credit hour. The Doctorate program cost 6,666 AED per credit hour.

What Is The Khalifa University Scholarship For 2023 And 2024?

Khalifa University Scholarships 2023-2024 are fully funded master’s and PhD scholarships for international students. Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant scholarships cover full tuition fees, medical insurance, support to attend international research conferences and a monthly stipend of up to AED 12,000.


P.O. Box: 127788,

Abu Dhabi, UAE

T: +971 (2) 312 3333