Al-Azhar University Scholarships Announcement for the Academic Year 2020-2021

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Opportunity Details

  • Degree BachelorMasterPH.D
  • No. of Opportunity 100
  • Opportunity Type : Fully Funded

Opportunity Description

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The Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt in Kabul is proud to announce the annual program of scholarships for all degrees (bachelor, Master, doctoral) students at Al-Azhar University for the 2020-2021 academic year (100 available scholarships).

90% of these scholarships are offered in literature and religious studies with the equal participation of women and men in the following fields of study:

  • Sharia and Law
  • The Principles of Religion
  • Invitation to Islam
  • Press
  • Language and translation
  • Arabic Langauge

and 10 percent of the scholarships will be allocated to Scientific Majors as the following:

  • Business,
  • Agriculture
  • Science
  • Arabic Language

Registration period: August 17- 27, 2020

Level of study:

  • Bachelor degree
  • master degree
  • PhD

Location: Egypt

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Egypt Scholarship Application Criteria

Candidates must have the following criteria:

  • Be a citizen of Afghanistan
  • Have skills in writing and speaking in Arabic.
  • They must be healthy and have no infectious illnesses.
  • Not affiliated with and inclined to political parties.
  • The candidate and his/her family should not have security problems.
  • Only one candidate from a family
  • Should have a graduation certificate of 12th Grade, (graduation year must not be before 2018).
  • Candidate of the Master’s Degree and Ph.D. is allocated to only Kabul university and needs to present his/her bachelor’s degree and master degree.
  • The passport must contain the name the same as the school certificate.
  • Present their Tazkira (National ID card)
  • Two-digit new photo size (4 × 6)


How to apply

Registration will take place from 10:00 am to – 1:00 pm August 17 to 27, 2020, at the Egyptian Embassy, ​​and interested students for registering to the scholarships must have the following documents:

  1. Copy of Tazkira
  2. Copy of the electronic passport
  3. Copy of Academic Documents
  4. 2 photos of size (4 × 6)


Those who are not registered will not be included in the exam.

Note: It should be noted that the scholarship registration form (attached) should also be filled and submitted with the above-mentioned documents to the embassy.

Download the Application

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The Examination from the Arabic language, Holy Quran and Sharia will be held on Monday, Tuesday, and  Wednesday, August 31, September 1 and September 2, 2020, in Egypt Embassy in Kabul.


Afghanistan Ministry of higher education has also announced this scholarship with the above details. To apply via the Ministry of higher education please visit cabinet 21 at general reception office of the ministry of higher education before the deadline to get the forms and apply.

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