Resident Faculty Members

Accommodation Allowance

AU Faculty Members are entitled to an annual housing allowance according to AU pay scale which is payable in two equal installments.

Furniture Allowance

AU Faculty Members are entitled to a one-off payment payable in two (2) equal installments during the first year of service, depending on academic rank.

Annual Education Allowance

AU Faculty Members are entitled to an annual education allowance in accordance with the University’s education allowance policy which is payable in two equal installments. 

Air Ticket

Due to the multicultural nature of our staff members, at AU we understand the desire to return home on a regular basis and for that reason, we provide our employees' airfare to the International airport nearest to their hometown. Thus, the Staff Member, the Staff Member’s spouse and three (3) dependent children are entitled to one annual round trip economy class air ticket to the Staff Member’s home country after completion of each year of service.

Health Insurance

The University pays the entire premium for the employee coverage. If the employee chooses to have other members of the family covered (spouse and three of his/her children), the employee's share of the cost of this insurance will be deducted from the employee's pay (50% of premium).

End of Service Benefits

AU provides a gratuity scheme in line with the UAE Laws for its eligible employees.