This program aims to cover a percentage of the tuition fees of the first semester, of the newly accepted students at the faculties of Human Sciences, Science, Law & Political Science, Business Administration and the Nursing program at the faculty of Health Sciences, based on their Lebanese official baccalaureate exam results or its equivalent as shown below:
|Baccalaureate Average||10.00 - 11.99||12.00 - 12.99||13.00 - 13.99||= 14.00|
Starting the second semester, the students can maintain the scholarship according to the semester GPA:
|SGPA||2 - 2.32||2.33 - 2.66||2.67 - 2.99||3 - 4|
The student will benefit from the highest scholarship received among other types offered by the university (financial aid, siblings discount or ranking scholarship).
Each semester, a maximum of 5 top students, at each level of all undergraduate programs, who have completed 15 credits and above and having minimum SGPA 3.5, are exempted from a percentage of the subsequent semester tuition fees according to the rank as shown in Table 1. The number of scholarships is determined according to the number of students as shown in Table 2 :
|Rank of student||Percentage received|
|Number of students per level/ per program||Maximum Number of scholarships|
|1 - 25||1|
|26 - 50||2|
|51 - 75||3|
|76 - 99||4|
|100 and up||5|
BAU annually grants a full scholarship to one of the 10 highest ranking students in each of the four branches of the Lebanese Secondary School Certificate (one from each branch). These students can also benefit from these scholarships during their undergraduate study as long as they get a CGPA of 3.33 or above.