Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence 100% Scholarship

Awarded By: Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence in UAE
Updated on Mar 14, 2024
Rekha Madi
Rekha Madi
University Research Analyst
Course: Masters
Deadline: Mar 14, 2024
Amount: Not Available

Scholarship Overview

Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence offers students a variety of graduate programs in a modern and innovative university setting, situated in the capital of UAE. All students admitted to the university on a full-time basis are given a chance to complete their studies with a full scholarship. But, in order to keep receiving the Mohamed Bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence 100% scholarship, students are required to maintain high academic standing, follow the university’s code of conduct, and fulfill certain other requirements during their study tenure.

Applicable course, university, and country

  • Master of Science in Computer Vision
  • Master of Science in Machine Learning
  • Master of Science in Natural Language Processing


Scholarship amount details

Students provided with full scholarship, including 100% tuition, a monthly stipend and many more benefits. However, in order to maintain their scholarships, stipends and other benefits, students are expected to maintain high academic standing, comply with the University code of conduct and fulfill certain requirements during their study tenure.

Scholarship amount can be used for:

Type of Expense Indicates if the scholarship can be used for this type of expense
Tuition & Fees ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Living Expense × Not covered in scholarship
Accommodation ✔ Scholarship amount can be used for this
Air Fare/Travel Expenses × Not covered in scholarship
Spouse/Child Care × Not covered in scholarship
Health Cover × Not covered in scholarship
Application × Not covered in scholarship
Others × Not covered in scholarship

Number of students to be awarded:

Eligible student nationality

India, United States Of America, United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Malaysia, Sweden, France, Switzerland, Netherlands, Denmark, Spain, Russia, United Arab Emirates, Ireland, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Norway, Japan, Thailand, Belgium, Armenia, Fiji, China, South Korea, Greece, Mauritius, Estonia, Luxembourg, Ukraine, South Africa, Hungary, Austria, Slovenia, Philippines, Cyprus, Bangladesh, Lithuania, Monaco, Nepal, Georgia, Hong Kong, Turkey, Malta, Bahrain, Barbados, Guyana, Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, American Samoa, Andorra, Angola, Anguilla, Antarctica, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Belarus, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, British Indian Ocean Territory, British Virgin Islands, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Curacao, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Faroe Islands, Finland, French Polynesia, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Gibraltar, Greenland, Grenada, Guam, Guatemala, Guernsey, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Haiti, Honduras, Iceland, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Isle of Man, Israel, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Jersey, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Macao, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Mongolia, Montenegro, Montserrat, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Northern Mariana Islands, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Pitcairn, Puerto Rico, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Reunion, Romania, Rwanda, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Martin, Saint Pierre and Miquelon, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Sao Tome and Principe, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, South Sudan, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Swaziland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks and Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, U.S. Virgin Islands, Uganda, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Vatican, Venezuela, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe

Appication Process for this scholarship

  • Statement of Purpose:
    • In an 800-word essay, explain why you would like to pursue a graduate degree at MBZUAI
    • Include Motivation for applying to the university
    • Personal and academic background and how it makes you suitable for the program you are applying for
    • Stand-out achievements, eg, awards, distinction, etc
    • Goals as a prospective student
    • Preferred career path and plans after graduation
    • Any other details that will support the application
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic supervisors/lecturers (preferred) or previous employer
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Academic Transcripts
  • Personal motivational statement
  • Applicants are welcomed to apply at any time
  • Application deadline for Fall intake August (2021)
  • Entry Exam:
    • Selected applicants will be invited to participate in an entry exam
    • The exam will include questions related to Math, basic questions related to calculus, probability theory, linear algebra, and optimization

Scholarship Application:
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

Application Documents:

Type of Document Indicates if Required
LOR Required
Essay Required
CV Required
Transcripts Required
Passport Required
Work Experience Required
SOP Required
Financial Statement Required

Important Dates & FAQ info:

Info Date/Link
Scholarship application open Not Available
Scholarship Deadline Not Available
Scholarship Decision date Not Available
Interview Date Not Available
FAQ Link: https://mbzuaiacae/faqs
Contact email: admission@mbzuaiacae
Contact number: Not Available

Additional Information:
Entry Exam: Selected applicants will be invited to participate in an entry exam that will include questions related to the following topics:. Math: basic Math questions related to calculus, probability theory, linear algebra and optimisation

Scholarship Eligibility

  • Applicants should be amongst the top 20% of the class
  • A minimum GPA of 32 (on a 40 scale), or equivalent
  • English Language Requirement:
    • TOEFL: Minimum overall score of 90, with 20 or above in each element, taken in one sitting
    • IELTS: Minimum grade of 65, with 60 or above in each element, taken in one sitting
  • GRE general score is a plus and would be considered in the evaluation of the applicants (optional)
  • SAT English with a minimum score of 1550

Special Restrictions:
No Special Restriction applicable

Exams Details:

Exam Requirement
TOEFL Required (Minimum Score: 90)
IELTS Required (Minimum Score: 65)
SAT Required (Minimum Score: 1550)
12 Required
UG Required (Minimum GPA: 32)
Interview Required


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Frequently Asked Questions

The frequently asked questions about the scholarship are:

Who can apply for the Scholarship?
The scholarship is applicable to students from various countries.

What is the minimum Qualification Required?
To qualify for the award, candidates must have completed the 12th grade.

What is the procedure for applying?
This scholarship needs a separate external application.

What are the documents required for filling the forms?
LOR, Essay, CV, Transcripts

What is the duration of the Scholarship?
One Time