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

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB)

The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) has awarded AUK 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.

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.

Accreditation Board for Engineering & Technology (ABET)

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.
 
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.

Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA)

The Intensive English Program is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation (CEA).

American Academy For Liberal Education (AALE)

The College of Arts and Sciences is accredited by the American Academy for Liberal Education (AALE).