Ampitheatre KATARA (Photo by KATARA Fanspage)
Ampitheatre KATARA (Photo by KATARA Fanspage)

This article is trying to answer some questions which raised to this blog earlier. Especially for student candidates who are looking for International Scholarship Program in Qatar. Check this out!

1. Scholarships from Qatar Faculty of Islamic Studies (QFIS)

 QFIS offers a number of prestigious scholarships for international students including:

  1. His Highness Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa al Thani Scholarships
  2. Her Highness Sheikha Moza Bint Nasser Scholarships
  3. Sheikh Yusuf al-Qaradawi Scholarships
  4. Scholarships endowed by honourable supporters of QFIS

Qatari students may be eligible for scholarships awarded by the Higher Education Authority.

Apply for an International Student Scholarship

2. Arabic Program for Non-Native Speakers Scholarships from Qatar University

This scholarship is designed to learn Arabic for non-native speakers students from outside Qatar. The admission process to this scholarship is handling by the International Students Section in coordinating with the Arabic for Non-Native Speakers Program. The student can apply to this program as a personal applicant or the student can be nominated by one of the organizations which have an established agreement with Qatar University and admitted by the President of Qatar University to grant scholarship in annual basis. The program duration is one academic year.

In order to know how to apply to this scholarship please visit the following page: Arabic for Non-native Speakers Program.

Beneficiaries of this scholarship may apply for other grants and scholarship after completing the Arabic for Non-native Speakers Program. Students who benefit from short scholarships may enroll in courses outside the Arabic for Non-native Speakers Program on the basis of a proposal by the Arabic Department and approval by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, with a maximum 9 credit hours in a term.

For more information, please visit the Arabic for Non-Native Speakers Program website

3. Islamic World and other Countries Scholarship (For UG Students Only) from Qatar University

Students who granted this scholarship from Qatar University are entitled to have a student visa under Qatar University sponsorship; this visa will be issued through the International Students Section. Upon that and after the student receives the decision of obtaining a scholarship from the Scholarship Section at QU, the International Students Section will send the following by email in sequential steps:

  • Terms and Conditions of the International Students”. Meanwhile the student should agree with it by sending back after signed and acknowledged the existed terms and conditions.
  • Student visa to the accepted External Scholarship students by email. It is not required to apply for a student visa or contact Qatar Embassy in student’s country.
  • One way Air ticket for the first arrival.
  • E-mail with the subject “Before arriving to Doha” which contains all important information about Qatar and the University.

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Hopefully may help readers who are looking for this related information.