2021-2022 Al-Azhar University Scholarships for Afghanistan in Egypt

Scholarship in Applied Science , in Business and Law , in Education and Languages , in Engineering , in Medicine , in Natural Science , in Social Science
  • Egypt, Egypt
  • Apply Before : May 31, 2021

Opportunity Details

  • Opportunity ID 2195
  • Degree BachelorMasterPH.D
  • No. of Opportunity 100
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded
  • Gender MaleFemale
  • Language of Instruction Arabic
  • Application Fee Required No

Opportunity Description

The Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Kabul is proud to announce the annual program of scholarships for  Afghanistan students offered in all degrees (bachelor, Master, doctoral) students at Al-Azhar University for the 2021-2022 academic year (100 available scholarships).

90% of these scholarships are offered in literature and religious studies with the equal participation of women and men in the following fields of study:

  • Sharia and Law
  • The Principles of Religion
  • Invitation to Islam
  • Press
  • Language and translation
  • Arabic Language

and 10 percent of the scholarships will be allocated to Scientific Majors as the following:

  • Engineering
  • Dentistry
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Physical Education
  • Agriculture
  • Science

Registration period: May 10-31 2021

Level of study:

  • Bachelor degree
  • master degree
  • PhD

Location: Egypt

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Egypt Scholarship Application Criteria

Candidates must have the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of Afghanistan
  • Have skills in writing and speaking in Arabic.
  • They must be healthy and have no infectious illnesses.
  • Not affiliated with and inclined to political parties.
  • The candidate and his/her family should not have security problems.
  • Only one candidate from a family
  • Should have a graduation certificate of 12th Grade, (graduation year must not be before 2019).
  • Candidate of the Master’s Degree and Ph.D. is allocated to only Kabul university and needs to present his/her bachelor’s degree and master degree.
  • The passport must contain the name the same as the school certificate.
  • Present their Tazkira (National ID card)
  • Two-digit new photo size (4 × 6)

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How to apply


Registration will take place from 11:00 am to – 1:00 pm May 10 to 31, 2021, at the Egyptian Embassy, ​​and interested students for registering to the scholarships must have the following documents:

  1. Copy of Tazkira
  2.  the electronic passport
  3. Copy of Academic Documents
  4. 2 photos of size (4 × 6)


Those who are not registered will not be included in the exam.

Note: It should be noted that the scholarship registration form (attached) should also be filled and submitted with the above-mentioned documents to the Egypt embassy.

Download the Application


The Examination dates will be announced later.


Afghanistan Ministry of higher education has not announced this scholarship with the above details. To apply via the Ministry of higher education please visit cabinet 21 at general reception office of the ministry of higher education before the deadline to get the forms and apply.

Application form


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