Ranking  9527   8
Country Bahrain
City Manama
Bachelor (foreigners)10,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)10,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)26,525 USD/year.
Master (citizens)33,156 USD/year.
Cost of living $657-1,094 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 70%
Official Website
General information
Finance type For-profit
Organization type Private
Established 2001
Abbreviation AU
Teachers 199
Students 2,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
International Education ... Locally
• Ministry of Education, Bahrain
World ranking9527
Country ranking8
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking9527
Cost of living in Manama
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 350 453
Food 160 302
Transportation 21 82
Communications and utilities 71 73
Clothing 21 80
Sports and leisure 34 104
Accommodation in Manama USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre354
Shared room in city centre458
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre535
1 bedroom apartment in city centre748
Alternative title
Arabic الجامعة الأهلية
Ahlia University (AU) - private profit higher education institution in Bahrain. AU began its work in the year 2001. The main building of the university proudly stands in Manama inside an urban campus. Studying at Ahlia University, one of the top 10 universities of Bahrain is, undeniably, a dream for many students.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. Throughout the admission period more than 70 percent of applicants successfully enroll to the university. Nevertheless, in AU the ratio may vary dramatically depending on the study program. The academic year in AU is divided to 2 academic semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 10,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at AU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 10,000 USD. In addition, the scholarships provided by the university allow for partial coverage of tuition expenses. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.ahlia.edu.bh.

The composition of the university. Ahlia University is relatively small, teaching about 3000 students on average. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. The education is conducted by 199 teachers and professors. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at AU. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of AU. The students have access to the university’s library. Students can apply for a dormitory.
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