Policies | Student

POLICY FOR RIGHTS & RESPONSIBILITES

ACADEMIC & ADMISSION POLICIES

POSTPONEMENT POLICY

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy is about students’ rights in regards to freedom from discrimination, freedom of expression, right to study to a safe environment and expectation to fulfill their responsibilities.

This policy details the rules for undergraduate and postgraduate admission requirements, transfer admissions policy and regulations for visiting students.

This policy specifies the number of allowable postponed semesters before graduation.

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GRADUATION POLICY

ACADEMIC LOAD & DURATION OF STUDY POLICY

ATTENDANCE & ABSENCE POLICY

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy states the completion requirements for undergraduate and graduate students.

This policy confers to the maximum credit hours in a semester a student may register for and the maximum number of semesters enrolled for the study period.

This policy refers to the guidelines for absenteeism and sanctions for students’ failure to attend class regularly.

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GRADING & ASSESSMENT POLICY

EXAMINATIONS POLICY

POLICIES FOR ACADEMIC PROBATION

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy lists the institutional guidance on grading and the general rules and regulations for learning assessment and grading.

This policy covers the bylaws for examination period during an academic year, test item terminologies, calculator and dictionary use policy, special provision policy and coursework policies.

This policy is a guideline for students receiving a CGPA below the prerequisite average.

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ACADEMIC ADVISING POLICY

POLICIES FOR ACADEMIC HONORS

STUDENT FINANCE POLICY

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy acknowledges the students’ need for academic advisement on a regular basis.

This policy states the requirements for students to be included in the Dean’s Honors List and University’s Honors List.

This policy covers tuition and fee payment, other required university fees and AFU’s right for future changes in its tuition and other fees.

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FEES REFUND POLICY

POLICY FOR STANDARDS OF CONDUCT

DISCIPLINARY POLICIES

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy is about the stipulation for refundable fees.

This policy is about prohibited conducts for which a student will be subject to disciplinary actions.

This policy details the list of regulations for AFU students, violations, sanctions, investigation procedures, grievance and appeal and implementation of final punishment.

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POLICY FOR PLAGIARISM

STUDENT RECORDS POLICY

SAFETY POLICY

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

This policy specifies what constitutes plagiarism, its consequences and cheating policies.

This policy confers to the specific guidelines concerning the release of information and the student’s privileges to inspect and review their own educational records.

This policy refers to safety measures, special consideration for females and those with disabilities and evacuation procedures in case of any safety hazards.

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LIBRARY POLICY

COMPUTER USE POLICY

INDEPENDENT STUDY POLICY

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

Student Handbook

2017 - 2018

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

This policy lists the procedures and regulations in using the library and availing of its resources and services.

This policy is adopted to define responsible and ethical behavior relating to use of computer facilities and resources at AFU.

This policy is for students who are taking independent courses.

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ACADEMIC PROGRESS POLICY

INTERNSHIP POLICY

POLICY ON INTENSIVE MODES OF COURSE DELIVERY

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

This policy is to assist students who are not performing well academically according to the with the University's rules and regulations to maintain the high quality of its qualifications.

This policy constitutes the procedures, requirements and programs for which internship is mandatory.

This policy comprises of the main rules and regulations for condensed courses offered in an intensive mode over a lesser period.

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ADVANCED STANDING POLICY

RECOGNITION OF PRIOR LEARNING POLICY

INFORMATION RELEASE POLICY

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

This policy presents the mortality that support the University's method to generous students’ advanced standing in their coursework for undergraduate programs.

This policy sustains the University’s promise to Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) as methods of providing broad approach to university study and to enhancing approach and justice for students.

This policy is for all individuals who have access to files or computerized databases owned by AFU with regards to confidentiality of student educational records and which information are publicly available and can be published or released by AFU.

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CAREER SERVICE POLICY

RESIDENTIAL LIFE POLICY

ACTIVITIES POLICY

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

The main purpose of this policy is to train senior students and graduates to explore and attain their career goals, connect them to information resources related to job market in the UAE and the region and assist them.

This policy is for AFU’s commitment to providing students with an international academic experience, guided by the highest educational and corporate ethics, adding value to the personal and professional lives of its graduates.

This policy covers the supervisory role of the University over student activities and student life.

 

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PUBLICATIONS POLICY

COUNSELING POLICY

SEX OFFENSE POLICIES

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

This policy balances the disclosure of information with the obligation to respect students, employees, and other members of AFU community’s confidentiality.

This policy is about the wide range of services to assist the students in meeting the challenges and choices faced throughout their studies.

This policy is for students committing sex offenses, whether on or off campus, are subject to University disciplinary action as well as criminal action.

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TEACH-OUT POLICY

AFU Policies and Procedures Manual

2016 - 2017

This policy is for granting the rights and protection of any students enrolled in proposed programs for when the program offered and later cancelled through the accreditation process.

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