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UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
Ras al-Khaimah
My study abroad was amazing! The staff and students took me in like family. AURAK will always be a second home to me and a school that I would recommend to anyone who is looks to study in the UAE.

Rushod Weathersbee
Lincoln University

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Overview

Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) was once the historical capital of the region. Translated literally from Arabic to English, 'Ras Al Khaimah' means 'Head of the Tent'. The beauty of RAK is reflected in its traditions, historic sites and diverse landscapes. Located at the mouth of the Gulf, only an hour drive from Dubai, RAK is an ideal location for students who want be immersed in Arabic culture yet have easy access to Dubai, white sandy beaches, majestic Hajjar Mountains, expansive desert and sands dunes.
Read more about RAK and UAE.
  • Study at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK)
  • Wide selection of courses in various academic disciplines
  • Maximum of 18 credits (5 courses) per semester
  • Transcripts issued by AURAK and/or Lincoln University (accredited in the USA)
  • Cultural field trips in RAK, Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Oman coast.
  • Affordable comprehensive program fee
  • Predeparture advising and planning
  • KEI Onsite Director and 24/7 emergency support

Semester & year concentrations

  • Arabic Language & Middle Eastern Studies
  • Arts: Architecture & Design
  • Business & Economics
  • Communications: Journalism & Public Relations
  • Computer Science & Information Systems
  • Engineering & Applied Science
  • Life Science & Biotechnology
  • Physical Science & Mathematics
  • Internships & Community Service

Sessions

  • Academic Year (late August to late May)
  • Fall Semester (late August to mid December)
  • Spring Semester (mid January to late May)

Program contacts Jennifer Hernandez
Program Manager
1.800.831.5095 ext. 9
jennifer@KEIabroad.org

Heather McGann
Onsite Director, UAE
+61.(0)416.500.447
heather@KEIabroad.org

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