Scholarship Program

The ADNOC Scholarship program was established in 1974. Today ADNOC continues to nurture the next generation of UAE nationals by investing in their higher education.

At ADNOC, we believe that every student should have the best chance to access to the world’s leading academic institutions to enable their intellectual and personal growth. We provide guidance and support for outstanding students to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate programs in specialized disciplines at prestigious institutions, both within the UAE and abroad. 

Key objectives of ADNOC Scholarship Program are to:

  • Supply a pool of people with training in a range of technical disciplines to support the advancement of the UAE’s industrial and economic objectives.
  • Invest in the education of the local community by encouraging young UAE Nationals to pursue undergraduate and postgraduate qualification in technical disciplines relevant to the future direction of the ADNOC Group.
  • To promote and maintain high academic standards for scholars, thereby ensuring that the best UAE National talent is developed and that such high academic standards are maintained throughout the duration of the scholars’ academic programs.

How to Apply

We are not currently accepting applications for the ADNOC Scholarship Program. Please follow us on LinkedIn to stay up to date with ADNOC Group announcements.

What We Look For

The ADNOC Scholarship program is a competitive application process, during which we aim to identify the most brilliant UAE National talent.

During interviews, we will be looking for the highest potential students, who demonstrate capabilities and values in line with those of ADNOC.

Other basic requirements include:

  • To have been accepted by one of our approved academic institutions for a course of study with an approved academic major
  • Be medically fit
  • Obtained military service release letter (if applicable)

 

Requirements for Studying Overseas

Undergraduate program:

  • High School Certificate (or equivalent) in science stream (or equivalent)
  • Average final examinations results of not less than 90%from an accredited school1  with minimum achievement of 85% in each science subject
  • TOEFL (or equivalent) score of 80 and above / IELTS 6.0 and above

1Accredited by Ministry of Education (“MoE”); Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (“ADEK”) or Knowledge & Human Development Authority (“KHDA”)

Postgraduate program:

  • Minimum Cumulative GPA (Grade Point Average) of 3.5 (or equivalent) in Undergraduate or Masters Program from an approved academic institution
  • TOEFL score of 100 and above / IELTS 7.0 and above

 

Requirements for Studying in the UAE

Undergraduate program:

  • High School Certificate (or equivalent) in science stream (or equivalent)
  • Average final examinations results of not less than 85%from a school recognized in terms of academic excellence by MoE, ADEK and KHDA with minimum achievement of 85% in each science subject

TOEFL (or equivalent) score of 80 and above / IELTS 6.0 and above

Postgraduate program:

  • Minimum Cumulative GPA (Grade Point Average) of 3.5 (or equivalent) in Undergraduate or Masters Program from an approved academic institution
  • TOEFL score of 100 and above / IELTS 7.0 and above

 

ADNOC Scholarship Portal

At the convenience of just the click of a button, this new portal offers students real-time access to their scholarship profile, including comprehensive academic performance details and stipend status. The portal also includes access to the Scholarship eHandbook - a complete student guide with essential information regarding our policies.
 
ADNOC Scholarship is proud to be moving towards being the premier scholarship of choice for generations of future leaders. These new modes of communication are in part, our way of achieving this goal.

Visit: https://adnocscholar.ae/