The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) provides scholarship programs at highly ranked universities in the UAE and globally.
By offering these scholarships, ADEK aims to facilitate high-quality education for the national workforce and to support the development efforts in the UAE. Students, accepted in any of ADEK's scholarship programs, will get the required financial support and academic guidance that help them achieve the highest results.
COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions
ADEK is in touch with all of our scholarship students abroad and their universities to monitor the situation closely. Our students have received all necessary information to stay safe during this time, along with access to a direct hotline and counsellor support.
Outstanding Emirati students can apply for this program to pursue their undergraduate studies at global leading universities.
UAE nationals working in Abu Dhabi Government entities can apply for this program to complete their university education or post-graduate studies at leading universities in the UAE and abroad.
Doctors working in Abu Dhabi government health entities can apply for this program to pursue post-graduate studies and specialize in one of the various medical fields in the health sector.