Policy 

​Ratification Date

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​Student Admission03/2019
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Academic Advising10/2017
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Academic Code of Good Practice 

11/2018

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Academic Standing10/2015
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Assessment and Examination​01/2018
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Attendance5/2018
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Auditing10/2015
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Change of Program10/2015
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Class Schedule10/2015
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Course approval and withdrawal10/2015
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Course Numbering and Referencing 10/2015
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Course Registration10/2015
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Credit Hours, Study Time and Modes of Teaching10/2015
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Credit Transfer05/2018
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Degree and Graduation Clearance10/2015
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Enrollment and Residency ​10/2018
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Grading System (applies for 2019 students and before)10/2015
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Grading System (applies for 2020 students and above)
05/2018
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Major Modifications to Existing Programs10/2015
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​Student Records and Data07/2017
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New Degree Program Approval10/2015
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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites 05/2016
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Program Closure10/2015
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Resits and Incompletes10/2018
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Scholarship10/2018
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​Student Council09/2017
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Student Academic Appeals11/2018
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​Sexual Harassment Policy
​03/2018
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Student Code of Conduct05/2017
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Student Complaints and Grievances10/2015
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Student Identification and Card Number10/2015
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​Compulsory Student Work 
05/2018
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Thesis Grading System (applies for 2019 students and before)​10/2018
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(both attachments are available only in Arabic)
Tuition and Fees

02/2020
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​Institutional Effectiveness Framework
​03/2016
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​Sabbatical policy 
​10/2019
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​Faculty Promotion Policy
​11/2019
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Acknowledgement:

The DI acknowledges with gratitude the universities listed below, whose academic policies published on their websites were usefully consulted by us in the process of formulating our own policies. 

  • American University of Beirut (Lebanon)
  • Antioch University (USA)
  • Georgetown University – Qatar (Qatar)
  • Harvard University (USA)
  • Indiana University South East (USA)
  • McGill University (Canada)
  • Monash University (Australia)
  • Northwestern University – Qatar (Qatar)
  • Princeton University (USA)
  • Qatar University (Qatar)
  • School of Oriental and African Studies – University of London (UK)
  • Simon Fraser University (Canada)
  • Stetson University (USA)
  • University of Colorado (USA)
  • University of Durham (UK)
  • University of Exeter (UK)
  • University of Houston (USA)
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (USA)
  • University of Iowa (USA)
  • University of Manchester (UK)
  • University of Michigan (USA)
  • University of Nottingham (UK)
  • University of Ottawa (Canada)
  • University of Oxford (UK)
  • Victoria University of Wellington (New Zealand)
  • Yale University (USA) ​​​​​​​