2nd Asian Arabic Debating Championship

The 2nd edition of the Asian Arabic Debating Championship was held in Muscat, Oman, in collaboration with the Omani Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth and Oman Debate Center.

From 29 Jan to 2 Feb 2023, we hosted 42 teams representing their universities from 18 countries from all across the Asian continent, in one of the biggest Arabic debate tournaments in the region to compete for the championship title. 

QatarDebate hosted the first edition of the Asian Arabic Debating Championship in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia at IIUM. with the participation of 26 teams from 20 countries from all over the Asian continent. 

International championships provide a fertile environment for cultural exchange, a great opportunity to strengthen language abilities of native and non-native speakers, and a space where dialogue is enriched by great and intellectual minds.

2nd AADC Winners


Team Texas A&M - Qatar

Champions – AFl Category

Islamic Science University of Malaysia

The runners up in the Open Category – Princess Sumaya University for Technology

The runners up in the AFL Category – Maulana Malik Ibrahim University

Top Speakers

Open Category

AFL Category

Participating Teams

At this edition of the championship, we hosted 42 teams from various universities across the Asian continent, that competed for the  championship title.

Western Sydney University
Baku State University
Darul Huda Islamic University
Jawaharlal Nehru University
State Islamic University Sunan Kalijaga
Syarif Hidayatullah Islamic State University of Jakarta
Maulana Malik Ibrahim State Islamic University
Mustansiriyah University
University of Baghdad
Jordan University of Science & Technology
Princess Sumaya University for Technology
Middle East University
Kuwait University 
International University for Science and Technology
Australian College of Kuwait 
The Public Authority for Applied Education and Training
American University of Beirut
University of Balamand
Islamic Science University of Malaysia
International Islamic University Malaysia
National University of Malaysia
A’Sharqiah University
Sultan Qaboos University
AL Buraimi University College
Oman College of Health Sciences
Binoria University International
Al Quds University
An Najah National University
Islamic University of Gaza
Lusail University
Qatar University
Carnegie Mellon Univerity –  Qatar
Texas A&M University at Qatar
Georgetown University in Qatar
Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University
Hankuk University of Foreign Studies
Prince of Songkla University
University of Languages & International Studies – VNU
University of Social Sciences and Humanities – Vietnam National University Ho Chi Minh city
University of Science and Technology
21 September University of Medical and Applied Sciences

2nd Asian Arabic Debating Championship