Sharjah: His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member, Ruler of Sharjah and President of American University of Sharjah (AUS), will attend the university’s Spring 2019 Commencement to be held on Saturday, June 1, in the University City Hall, Sharjah.
A total of 610 graduates, comprising undergraduate and graduate students, will participate in the ceremony. In preparation for the event, a rehearsal will be held on Thursday.
As one of the leading universities in the region, AUS has earned renowned for its academic excellence and the high quality of its graduates. It is committed to forging and sustaining strong ties with both the public and the private sectors in order to bridge the gap between higher educational institutions and the job market.
Founded in 1997, the university has realized the vision of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan of an eminent institution of higher education that caters to the needs of the country in particular and the Gulf in general. Over the past decade, the student body has increased considerably, necessitating the launch of two graduation ceremonies per year.
You are cordially invited to attend the American University of Sharjah Spring 2019 Commencement Ceremony.
Your usual cooperation is appreciated, and we look forward to your presence at this event.
Date: Saturday, June 1, 2019
Time: 10:00 p.m.
Location: University City Hall
For more information, please contact:
Farid Alvie, Content Manager,
Strategic Communications and Marketing,
American University of Sharjah,
+971 6 515 2210,
American University of Sharjah (AUS) was founded in 1997 by His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Sharjah. Sheikh Sultan articulated his vision of a distinctive institution against the backdrop of Islamic history and in the context of the aspirations and needs of contemporary society in the UAE and the Gulf region.
Firmly grounded in principles of meritocracy and with a strong reputation for academic excellence, AUS has come to represent the very best in teaching and research, accredited internationally and recognized by employers the world over for creating graduates equipped with the knowledge, skills and drive to lead in the 21st century.
AUS values learners not driven only by academic success, but by those that embrace our dynamic campus life and embody our ideals of openness, tolerance and respect. This combination of academic excellence and community spirit ensures AUS is filled with world-class faculty and students, poised to become the innovators, thinkers, contributors and leaders of tomorrow.
© Press Release 2019