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The most distinguished Scholarship Program in the UAE to develop qualified engineers specialised in space science

Are you passionate about space, science and technology? Are you an ambitious student who dreams of studying in a prestigious local or international university and who wishes to gain world-class knowledge? Do you wish to hone your scientific skills and capabilities according to the highest international standards? This is your chance. Students enrolled in the Entaliq program have an opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and work alongside leading engineers, experts and astronauts around the world.

The Entaliq Scholarship Program opens new horizons for bright and successful futures filled with achievements and innovation. It offers students the opportunity to become members of the MBRSC and participate in the most advanced scientific projects in the UAE, including the Emirates Mars Mission - Hope Probe, which will be launched to Mars in 2020, marking a historic achievement witnessed by the whole world.

Build Your Career and Shape the Future of Your Country

Through the Entaliq Scholarship Program, MBRSC is committed to supporting high school graduates and college students, who are planning to pursue their education in the field of science and engineering, thus helping them achieve a promising future. The program's supervisors choose outstanding students that aspire to enhance the position of the UAE at international levels and become a source of national pride. MBRSC provides them with financial support to complete their higher education as well the necessary training to enable them, following their graduation, to start a promising career in the centre and to contribute to building national capacity in space science and advanced technology.

The program aims to increase the number of UAE engineers and enhance their knowledge and skills to increase productivity and contribute to building a knowledge-based economy. The program is also designed to accelerate the process of recruiting Emirati engineers, technicians and experts to meet the projected vacancies in the centre's future ambitious projects. This will advance the presence and status of the UAE in the space sector on an international level.

Entaliq Scholarship Program

MBRSC is committed to providing all the opportunities for the development of UAE national cadres, enhancing their talents and capabilities and honing their skills and creative abilities through world-class career development programmes. It also supports them in continuing their studies in the field of space technology in collaboration with some of the most prestigious universities and educational facilities all over the world. Students will gain valuable scientific expertise during their work on the centre's projects.

Required Disciplines

The Entaliq Scholarship Program covers the following academic disciplines:

  • Space Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Telecommunication Engineering
  • Earth Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Optics
  • Biochemistry
  • Space Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Biomedical

Entaliq Scholarship Program Eligibility Requirements

Entaliq Scholarship Program

High school graduates and college students wishing to pursue their education in the fields of administrative sciences, general sciences and engineering can apply for the Entaliq Scholarship Program. Students must meet the following requirements:

Be a UAE National (hold a valid UAE passport and Family Book (Khulasat Al Qaid))

Submit a Certificate of Good Conduct

Possess an aggregate score of at least 85% in high school academic evaluations

Have a minimum GPA of 2.8 for university students

For students who want to study abroad, they are required to choose among the top 50 universities in the US or UK listed by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Be prepared to work for MBRSC after graduation and during summer vacation


Required Documents:

  • CV
  • Copy of passport
  • Copy of Family Book (Khulasat Al Qaid)
  • Copy of ID card
  • Copy of last certificate
  • Copy of birth certificate
  • Copy of high school certificate
  • Acceptance letter from one of the accredited universities for a course of study in one of the required disciplines


To apply for a place in Entaliq Scholarship Program, send your CV and the required documents to


Sign up for the Entaliq Scholarship Program

To apply for the Entaliq Scholarship Program, fill out the registration form.


To sign up to the Entaliq Scholarship Program, click here.


Note:  Only applicants who intend to study at one of the following four universities will be considered:

  • United Arab Emirates University
  • American University of Sharjah
  • Sharjah University
  • Khalifa University

Entaliq Scholarship Program

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