Accreditation

Local Institutional Accreditation

The American University of Kuwait received its Institutional Accreditation from the Private Universities Council (PUC) - Ministry of Higher Education in the State of Kuwait, as of February 1, 2006.

Program Accreditation

Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology (ABET)

The BE degree program in Computer Engineering is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.
 
The BE degree program in Electrical Engineering is accredited by the ABET Engineering Accreditation Commission, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

Computing Accreditation Commission (ABET)

The BSc degree program in Computer Science is accredited by the ABET Computing Accreditation Commission, the global accreditor of college and university programs in applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.

American Academy For Liberal Education (AALE)

The American Academy for Liberal Education (AALE) Board of Commissioners has awarded the American University of Kuwait international accreditation for the following disciplines: Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, and the University General Education Program.

Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)

The Intensive English Program (IEP) at the American University of Kuwait is accredited by the CEA since August 2009. In 2014, the CEA granted the IEP 10-year re-accreditation

Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs (ACBSP)

The Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP) has awarded the American University of Kuwait full accreditation for the College of Business and Economics. ACBSP is a specialized accrediting organization that reviews the quality and integrity of business degree programs. It is dedicated to improving the quality of business schools and programs around the world, and ultimately to improving the practice of business in every industry around the world.

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has awarded the American University of Kuwait full accreditation for its College of Business and Economics. AACSB International (AACSB), a global nonprofit association, connects educators, students, and business to achieve a common goal: to create the next generation of great leaders.