According to UAE Ministry of Education regulations, any individual over the age of 16 will be required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in order to enter the AUE campus. All students, faculty members, staff, and visitors MUST be fully vaccinated (1st and 2nd dose) and must take the booster shot after 6 months from receiving the 2nd dose in order to access the AUE Campus.
Individuals with legitimate vaccination exemption grounds must submit a formal application to the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) using the COVID-19 UAE Application. Only authorized government officials have the authority to assess exemption status. AUE is not involved in the process. Once you have received formal documentation from the MOHAP, you need submit it to AUE via the student portal. Students who have received a certificate of exemption from vaccination will adhere to the procedures provided by the appropriate health authority.
Furthermore, before they come to campus,
All AUE students will be required to provide a negative PCR test result on the Alhosn App as per the green pass protocol.
All AUE students are required to register with the Alhosn app. Students MUST wear face masks at all times on campus (both inside and outside of classrooms). All areas on campus will be subject to one-meter social distancing restrictions.
AUE will modify its plans if the Health and Safety Authorities provide an update. AUE will continue to use all precautionary measures, including social distancing, masks, hand washing, and sanitization processes, in addition to mandating vaccines.
AUE intends to implement different modes of learning for both undergraduate and graduate courses for the Spring 2021-2022 semester. The applicable model will depend on the course. The mode of learning is shown next to the course code when registering for courses, showing as online, hybrid, or on campus.