Undergraduate DegreesUndergraduate DegreesLearn More
AUAF degrees are designed to meet student needs. And with a international faculty, young Afghans now have the opportunity for a  first-rate education.
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AUAF offers Afghanistan's premier MBA program. This program, taught by an experienced and international faculty, gives students all the tools necessary to succeed at the highest levels of business management.
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The Professional Development Institute offers education and training programs to private businesses, NGO's, government agencies, and individuals.

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Class of 2014 top graduates share their stories

The stories shared below are from the top graduating female and male students of the class of 2014, Miss Onaba Payab and Mr Mohammad Qaseem. Congratulations to them for graduating, and representing the very best of their class.  Onaba Payab, Class of 2014, top graduating female student: I was born in Kabul, Afghanistan in 1992….


First Lady launches AUAF’s Mentorship Program

On October 28, 2014, AUAF launched its Women’s Mentorship Program with a ceremony featuring very special guest speaker, Her Excellency the First Lady of Afghanistan Rula Ghani. The launch event took place in the International Center for Afghan Women’s Economic Development on AUAF’s new international campus. The launch was a landmark event, and featured Mrs. Ghani…


AUAF saddened by loss of valued Trustee

The American University of Afghanistan is deeply saddened to learn that long-time supporter of the university and member of the board of trustees, Dr. Carol Lancaster, passed away on October 22, 2014 after being diagnosed with a brain tumor in November 2013. Over the four years that she served on the board at AUAF, she…


Leading Islamic scholar speaks at AUAF

On Thursday, October 2, 2014, the American University of Afghanistan’s student Islamic Club hosted Dr. Muhammad Ayaaz Niazi, one of Afghanistan’s most prominent Islamic scholars, to share his knowledge about women’s rights in Islam. In his lecture, Dr. Niazi highlighted women’s rights and entitlements according to Islam, and discussed the challenges women face in claiming…

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