Yousef Jameel Leadership Program at AUC for Egyptians

/ 12 Jan 2020

Yousef Jameel Leadership Program at AUC for Egyptians

Type: Master's Degree

Who: Egyptians interested in Policy, Law, Migration Studies, Global Affairs

What: Tuition fees + living expenses

When: 2020 - 2021

Where: American University in Cairo

Program Length: Two and a half years

Deadline to Apply: 01 February 2020

Citizenship: Egypt

Destination Countries: Egypt

Academic Subject(s): Global Affairs, Law and Government, Migration and Refugee Studies, Public Policy


The Yousef Jameel GAPP Public Leadership Program offers fellowships to graduate students at the American University in Cairo (AUC) interested in completing their master’s degrees in one of the following eight programs:

Master of Arts in International Human Rights Law

Master of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication

Master of Arts in Middle East Studies (MA) 

Master of Arts in Migration and Refugee Studies with concentrations in migration, and in refugee studies (MA)

Master of Global Affairs (MGA)

– ​​​​​​​Master of Law in International and Comparative Law (LLM)

Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Master of Public Policy (MPP)

The fellowship’s covers:

– Tuition fees

– ​​​​​​​Student services and activities fees

– Remedial English courses

– ​​​​​​​Book allowance per semester

– Monthly stipend

– ​​​​​​​Accommodation allowance for non-residents of Cairo

– Bus transportation fees

– ​​​​​​​Study abroad opportunity for one semester according to AUC student exchange policies (travel and living expenses)

Students must complete their master’s degrees within a period of two and a half years including an optional semester as a study-abroad. The fellowship is subject for review every semester.


– Graduate study application: February 1, 2020

– Fellowship application: February 15, 2020


– Egyptian nationals

– ​​​​​​​Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in social sciences (business administration, management, political science, law, and others), engineering (mechanical, electrical, construction, and others) or science (pharmacy, medicine, computer science, chemistry, and others)

– Minimum grade point average of 3.2 or a rating of very good (gayed geddan)

– ​​​​​​​Satisfy AUC graduate admissions requirements, including a satisfactory English proficiency test score (TOEFL iBT or IELTS)

– Minimum of two and a maximum of 12 years of relevant professional work experience after receiving their bachelor’s degree, preferably in public, nonprofit or international development organizations; graduates of 2008–2018​​​​​​​

How to Apply

Step 1: Check how to apply then apply  online for AUC Graduate Admission and submit all supporting documents, including the English Language exam results: TOEFL iBT (www.ets.org) or IELTS (The British Council

Step 2: Complete and submit the online fellowship application 

For more information about the program, send an email ([email protected]) or call: +20.2.2615.3350/3466.

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