GRAD was established as a result of a partnership between BARLAS Center of Business Management [] and Afghanistan Public Policy Research Organization (APPRO) [], to offer social science, humanities, and operational management courses in Afghanistan in accordance with international academic and professional standards.

APPRO has partnership agreements for delivering cross-certified, master’s level courses in Afghanistan with Ghent University, Belgium, [] and Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, []

BARLAS is a Gold Partner of ACCA. All students qualifying from BARLAS will be able to obtain their degrees from ACCA, which is partnered with Oxford Brookes University and University of London.

Afghanistan Public Policy Research Organization

APPRO Europe

RUHR University Bochum

GHENT University