United Arabes Emirates

Nuclear Engineering

Locations and Dates

    • Location: Khalifa University (KU), Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
    • Dates: TBD (Summer I for Texas A&M University students to study at KU)

For more information contact

Faculty Leaders

Dr. Mark Kimber
Nuclear Engineering
(979) 458-3952

Engineering Global Programs
Engineering Activities Building A

Mr. Patrick Moore 
Study Abroad Program Office
3262 TAMU
(979) 845-0544

Ms. Marna Stepan
Undergraduate Program Coordinator
259 Bizzel Hall West
(979) 845-0607

Courses Offered

NUEN 485: Nuclear Energy Summer School in Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE (3 CR)

Interested students should contact organizers to make sure their background knowledge is sufficient for the planned course.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum of 2.5 GPA
  • Good academic standing with university
  • Attendance at ALL program-specific orientations
  • Approval of organizers of the program
  • Ability to obtain all needed visas and other relevant approvals

Scholarship & Financial Aid

There are two types of scholarships available to students:


The Study Abroad Programs Office offers scholarships based on merit and financial need. Applications are available through Scholarships & Financial Aid and deadlines are listed on the website below. The Continuing Student Scholarship application opens Nov. 1, 2017 and closes at 11:59 p.m. Feb. 1, 2018. To apply, please visit: https://sfaid.tamu.edu/uwideapp


Texas A&M University College of Engineering is guaranteeing a scholarship for every student who has a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application. There is no need to apply for the engineering scholarship, it is automatic if students meet all of the requirements listed below:

  • Have a 2.5 or higher GPA at time of application
  • Satisfy the course requirements for admission
  • Be admitted and confirmed by Feb. 15, 2018
  • Required to attend all Study Abroad Programs Office (SAPO) and College of Engineering pre-trip orientations
  • Submit requested documents by deadlines

Financial Aid

Federal and state financial aid and some scholarships may often be used toward the cost of Texas A&M University study abroad programs. If you have any other questions, please contact the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid (2nd Floor Pavilion) or (979) 845-3236. https://sfaid.tamu.edu/uwideapp

Funding is available in many forms. For complete information on funding opportunities, please visit the Study Abroad Program Office for financial resources: http://studyabroad.tamu.edu



*Check the Student Business Services website (http://sbs.tamu.edu) for exact tuition/fee amount as it varies per student.