AUC Teaching English as a Foreign Language Fellowships


To acquire language teaching experience.


A BA with a minimum overall GPA of 3.2 or “Very Good”. Native or near native proficiency in English. Special consideration in selection is given to those with: TEFL/TESL experience in the Middle East; knowledge of Arabic or other languages; BA degree or course work in linguistics, English or a related field.

Quantity Available



  • Annual

Study Length

2 academic years and the intervening summer session

Award Value

Waiver of tuition fees & a monthly stipend of LE 850 & medical insurance. Non-residents of Egypt are provided with accommodation in the university dormitory or with a monthly housing allowance of LE 1250, medical service & health insurance fees.

Application procedure

Applicants must complete an online application form and submit to . Please see the website for further details external link.

Closing date

February 1st



Study Level

  • Graduate

American University in Cairo

The American University in Cairo was founded in 1919 by Americans devoted to education and community service in the Middle East. Today, AUC is the region’s premier English-language university — an essential contributor to the social, political and cultural life of the Arab world. It also serves as a crossroads for the world’s cultures: a vital, vibrant forum for reasoned argument, spirited debate and understanding across cultures.
AUC is an independent, nonprofit, apolitical, non-sectarian and equal-opportunity institution, fully accredited in Egypt and the United States. AUC’s academic program is rooted in liberal education. The university’s rigorous Core Curriculum offers an intensive investigation of fundamental questions in every major discipline.

Contact Details

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the American University in Cairo by using the links below.


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