Qatar University Opens Application for Student Financial Aid Services

Qatar University (QU) has announced the opening of applications for Student Financial Aid Services for the Fall 2022 semester for undergraduate students who are facing financial difficulties in meeting their study expenses. The first application period begins on August 21 until September 1.

University students who qualify to apply for the monthly support service, travel fee waiver, emergency aid, and financial aid programs funded by external institutions can apply during this period.

As for the external institutions concerned, these are the Jassim and Hamad Bin Jassim Charitable Foundation, which offers an awards program and a support program for university students, the Nama Social Center, which offers the Tamkeen program, the Afif Charitable Foundation , which offers the Siraj program, and the Seashore Group, which provides the educational financial assistance program for the group.

While the second period begins from September 11 to 22, this period includes the possibility of applying for the monthly support service, waiver of transport costs, emergency assistance, payment of school fees financed by the university, university-funded university housing costs, and the Jassim and Hamad bin Jassim Charitable Foundation awards program.

Deferral of tuition payment and release of registration hold

The Student Financial Aid Section is also offering university students the opportunity to apply for the Tuition Payment Deferral and Enrollment Hold Release Service, during the period October 9-20, depending on the specific conditions of this service.

Types of financial aid

The Student Financial Aid Service is one of the student services that provides various types of financial aid to several categories of students, designated to support their empowerment and success at Qatar University, according to policies and specific procedures according to their financial and academic status, as follows: monthly financial aid, total or partial waiver of transport costs, total or partial payment of tuition fees, total or partial payment of university accommodation costs, financial aid from emergency and external funding financial aid programs in cooperation with selected supporting and partner institutions and charities.

Terms and conditions and policies for availing financial aid services can be found on the Qatar University website at www.qu.edu.qa/ar/students/services/financial-aid, or contact the student call center on 44034444.