Research Assistantships

Research Assistantship (RA) positions are now available for a selected number of new graduate students.

RA recipients will have their tuition fees fully waived in addition to receiving a stipend ($500/month, 12 months/year) and are expected to be fully dedicated to Research besides their coursework requirements. Recipients are identified based on their exceptional academic track-record and their potential to conduct high-level research. They will be working closely with faculty members on research throughout the academic year, including summer.

Applications for Fall 2019 are made concurrently with the Graduate Assistantship (GA) applications. Interested students should declare their interest in the RA position when submitting their program-specific GA application. RA awards will be announced by the concerned schools at the beginning of the fall semester in parallel with GA announcements.

RA awards are available in the following programs:

MS in Human Resources Management Graduate Assistantship Results


ID #

Graduate Assistantship % hours
 201807068  100  20  160
 201001357  100  20  160
 201807080  50  10  80
 200801900  25  5  40
 201403569  75  15  120
 201806812  100  20  160
 201807029  100  20  160
 201400891  75  15  120
 201305243  75  15  120
 201502098  75  15  120
 201206142  50  10  80
 201504354  50  10  80


MBA Graduate Assistantship 2020-2021

MBA students who wish to benefit from Graduate Assistantship during the academic year 2020-2021 should refer to: 

Beirut Campus:

Ms. Fida Haidar

Adnan Kassar School of Business Building, Beirut campus
14th floor-Cooperative Learning Center
Room 1401

Byblos Campus:

Ms. Georgina Elias

Frem Building, 4th floor, office no. 401-E

Submission of Applications for Fall 2020 starts Monday, June 15, 2020 till Friday, August 21, 2020. 

The documents needed for the completion of the GA application are:

  • Official transcript for non-LAU students and unofficial transcript for LAU Students. 

  1. If you have completed less than 15 credits in the MBA program, you need to submit two transcripts - undergraduate and graduate. 

  2. If you have completed 15 credits or more in the MBA program, an unofficial transcript of your graduate courses will suffice.

  • A work certificate from NSSF  or افادة خدمة للمضمونين أوافادة غير مضمون لغير المشمولين بالضمان من الصندوق الوطني للضمان الاجتماعي  .  This certificate has to be RECENT (less than a month old) and can easily be obtained from NSSF divisions all over Lebanon as per this link.

  •  To download the application, click on the following link: MBA GA Application


Tomorrow’s Leaders Graduate (TLG) Scholarship Program, Fall 2019

The Lebanese American University (LAU) is pleased to launch the Tomorrow’s Leaders Graduate (TLG) Scholarship Program funded by the U.S. Department of State U.S. Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI).

The program offers students from the Middle East and North Africa region a unique scholarship opportunity to pursue quality higher education and earn a master’s degree in one of the following fields:

  • M.A. in Applied Economics
  • M.A. in Interdisciplinary Gender Studies
  • M.A. in International Affairs
  • M.A. in Migration Studies

Kindly check this page for more information about the program, what it offers, and how to apply.

LAU Student Code of Conduct

The Student Code of Conduct has been updated. 
You are urged to read it and be in compliance.