Welcome to Academic Affairs at the American University of Kuwait. We are committed to establish an environment that fosters the recruitment and retention of the best faculty and students. In fulfilling the university mission we focus on excellence in teaching, scholarly research, service, leadership and integrity necessary to contribute to the advancement of society and the development of new knowledge.
Academic Affairs includes all academic units of the American University of Kuwait, including the Registrar, the Academic Advising and Learning Support Services, and the AUK Library. The Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA) is the chief academic officer of the University. The VPAA reports to the University President and serves on the President's Cabinet. He works closely with the President in defining and shaping strategic academic priorities and directions for the University, providing advice on important academic policy and budgetary issues, and supporting key academic initiatives. He also supervises the works of the Directors of the various Academic Units. In addition he develops and implements the overall academic plan of the university instructional, research, creative activity, advising, library resources and registration.
- University Library
- University Registrar