Texas A&M University and Texas A&M at Qatar offer a range of experiences and opportunities for Aggies to collaborate, meet and immerse in each other’s cultures across campuses.
About Texas A&M University
Texas A&M University opened its doors in 1876 as the Texas’ first public institution of higher learning. TAMU is now a research-intensive flagship university dedicated to sending Aggie leaders out into the world prepared to take on the challenges of tomorrow. Located in the heart of the Houston-Dallas-Austin triangle and within a two-hour drive of 26 million of the state’s 28 million residents, Texas A&M's main campus in College Station is home to more than 69,000 students. Another 5,200 are at the branch campuses in Galveston and Qatar and at the School of Law, Higher Education Center at McAllen, and Health Science Center locations across Texas. Read more about Texas A&M here.
About Texas A&M University at Qatar
Since 2003, Texas A&M University has offered undergraduate degrees in chemical engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering and petroleum engineering in Qatar Foundation’s Education City, and graduate degrees in chemical engineering since fall 2011. Texas A&M at Qatar is home to more than 600 Aggies in a one-of-a-kind setting. Students visiting Qatar have the opportunity to participate in several programs to experience a global melting pot of cultures, religions and customs. Study in a culturally diverse environment with classmates from more than 40 countries, try foods from around the globe, learn a new language, and travel the region. Read more about Texas A&M at Qatar here and explore the campus virtually here.
Aggies from Qatar and College Station can participate in the below programs:
- Study Abroad**
- Research Experience for Undergraduates**
- Spring Leadership Exchange Program**
- Conway-Fitzhugh International Honors Leadership Seminar**
- Undergraduate Research Scholars*
- Aggie Service-Learning Experience*
*These programs are only be offered to Qatar Aggies. Click on the program for more details
** These programs are offered to both Qatar and CS Aggies. Click on the program for more details.