Our education is rooted in the liberal arts philosophy and based on the American model of higher education. We are interested in students who value academics as an important component of their personal and professional development.

Why AUK?

Life at AUK

32 Clubs & Organizations! 20 Intramural Sports!

Vibrant Location

We are in the heart of Salmiya where everything from restaurants to malls are within walking distance.

Safety & Security

Around the clock on-campus security provides a safe and welcoming environment for students.

Distinguished Faculty

Over 88% of our faculty hold terminal degrees (PhD) and are distinguished scholars in their fields who have been awarded competitive fellowships and grants.

Affiliation with Dartmouth College

Our affiliation allows our students to apply for a dual degree program and spend a semester as exchange students.

Local and Programmatic Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation by the Private Universities Council – State of Kuwait, The Intensive English Program is accredited by the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation, The College of Business & Economics is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools & Programs, The College of Arts & Sciences is accredited by the American Academy for Liberal Education, AUK’s B.E. in Computer Engineering is accredited by the Accreditation Board For Engineering & Technology (ABET).

Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow

Stimulating classroom environments, international academic field trips, international academic competitions, internships and student employment all develop your abilities to conquer any field you wish to pursue!

Academic Advising & Learning Support Services

We offer personalized advising sessions tailored to the students' individual needs.

Joining the WOLF PACK Family

The wolf is AUK’s beloved mascot that symbolizes unity and strong values. Once a member of the wolf pack, always a member!