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.
PUC Accreditation Document
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. www.abet.org.
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. www.aale.org
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. www.cea-accredit.org.
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 its Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) degree program. 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.