KAUST wants to be a center for technical and scientific research and education. We want to act as a knowledge compass that unites individuals and cultures for the advancement of humanity through igniting discoveries to address global concerns. Therefore, PhD and MS/PhD Fellowships as well as Kaust Scholarships are available at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) for the spring and fall semesters.
This KAUST Fellowship will cover:
- Full tuition support
- Monthly living allowance (ranging between $20,000-30,000 annual, depending on qualifications and progression through degree programs)
- Medical and dental coverage
- Relocation support
Level and Area of Studies
Either PhD or Master program in all subjects available at the host institution.
Place of Study
The study will take place in Saudi Arabia.
Eligibility and Criteria
KAUST requires a minimum TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT or 6.0 on the IELTS. Only official TOEFL or IELTS scores will be accepted. TOEFL or IELTS scores for tests administered by an educational institution for admission to that particular institution are not acceptable.
Also KAUST does not require the GRE exam for admission. However, they strongly encourage students to take the GRE general test. A high quantitative score on the GRE will enhance a student’s application. The KAUST admissions code is 4139. The average GRE quantitative score for admitted students is currently 774 out of 800.
Local and overseas students are welcome to apply for this Kaust Scholarship / Kaust Fellowship.
Please send the completed application form through the online system at the website and application link below, you may also find the detail instruction of the application procedure at the web-page.