Q: What does AFG College stand for?

A: AFG stands for the Al Faleh Group, a Qatar based organisation that provides educational products and services ranging from Kindergarten through to Higher Education. Three schools, which include, Doha Academy, fall under the group’s portfolio.

Q: Which degrees are offered by AFG College with the University of Aberdeen?

A: AFG College with the University of Aberdeen currently offer two undergraduate programmes in Accounting & Finance and Business Management and two postgraduate degrees: the Master of Business Administration (MBA) and the MSc International Business Management.

Q: What is the duration of study for the undergraduate and postgraduate degrees?

A: In line with the University of Aberdeen on campus degrees, the undergraduate programmes are delivered over a four- academic year period and are studied on a full-time basis.

You can study the postgraduate degrees full time over 12 months or part time over 24 months.

Q: What are the requirements to be accepted to the first year of the undergraduate degrees?

A: We require a minimum of 65% achievement in high school (Thanaweya) / or an equivalent qualification, such as a minimum of 5 IGCSEs and 2 AS levels (pass or above) and evidence of English proficiency, which can be demonstrated through the ILETS certificate at a minimum of a 5.5 banding, or an equivalent qualification.  

Q: What are the requirements to be accepted to the postgraduate degrees?

A: Entry requirements differ between the MBA and the MSc IBM. Please see the details on the MBA and MSc IBM pages.

Please also note that the English language requirements are higher for postgraduate study (IELTS at 6.5 overall).

 Q: When can I apply to study?

A: Our main intake for all undergraduate degree programmes are in September each year and in October for the postgraduate degrees. We accept applications throughout the year and prospective students can apply directly to the College either in person, online or by post. In some cases, students can join our undergraduate degrees in January. Please contact our Admissions Department for further information.

Q: How can I apply?

A: Fill in the application form or visit our Admissions Office to receive the application in person. You can then submit your completed application form either by email at info@afg-aberdeen.edu.qa or in person to one of our Course Advisors along with your qualifications and any other relevant supportive documentation.

Q: Where is AFG College with the University of Aberdeen located?

A: The campus address is Building 98, Zone 40, Ali Bin Abi Talib Street, 820, Doha. You can find the location by clicking the following link:

https://www.google.com/maps/place/25%C2%B015'38.0%22N+51%C2%B030'04.4%22E/

Q: Who awards the degree programmes at AFG College with the University of Aberdeen?

A: All of the degrees are awarded by the University of Aberdeen.

Q: Is AFG College with the University of Aberdeen accredited by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education in Qatar?

A: Yes, AFG College with the University of Aberdeen is accredited by the Ministry of Education and Higher Education.