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King Abdulaziz University (KAU) Scholarship For Master and Ph.D

 INTRODUCTION

King Abdulaziz University (KAU) was founded in 1967 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Designed by English architect John Elliott. In 2016, it was ranked the top Arab university by Times Higher Education.

King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is pleased to announce Postgraduate Scholarships for international students (male only)

 

SCHOLARSHIP BENEFITS/FINANCIAL SUPPORT:

  • A monthly bursary of SR 900
  • A monthly bursary SR 1000 (a research assistant without summer time ), the contract applies for one semester only between the Deanship of Graduate Studies and the student and in case of the two parties’ desire to contract for another semester.
  • A preparation allowance when coming for the first time of SR 1,800.
  • The candidate would receive the health care.
  • Providing an accommodation and facilities.
  • Subsidized meals can be provided for the candidate.
  • A total sum of SR 4,000 for PhD, and SR 3.000 for masters’ allowance for printing the thesis.
  • An allowance of SR 2,700 for shipping books (when graduated).
  • Providing the candidate with a two-way ticket annually.

 

SCHOLARSHIP AREAS

THE FOLLOWING IS A LIST OF ALL DISCIPLINES AREA ELIGIBLE UNDER KING ABDULAZIZ UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM:

 

Disciplines available for M.Sc

Faculty of Arts & Humanities

ARABIC LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE, ISLAMIC LAW STUDIES, SOCIOLOGY, PSYCHOLOGY, INFORMATION SCIENCE, INGLISH LANGUAGE, HISTORY

Faculty of Economics and Administration

ACCOUNTING, BUSINESS ,PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION, ECONOMICS.

Faculty of Science

BIOLOGY,  CHEMISTRY, BIOCHEMISTRY, MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS, ASTRONOMICAL SCIENCES

Faculty of Engineering

THERMAL ENGINEERING AND DESALINATION, MINING ENGINEERING, ELECTRICAL AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING, MEDICAL ENGINEERING, CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, AERONAUTIC ENGINEERING, PRODUCTION ENGINEERING & MECHANICAL SYSTEM DESIGN, INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING

Faculty of Meteorology, Environment Arid Land Agriculture

ARID LAND AGRICULTURE,  ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, HYDROLOGY, AND WATER RESSOURCES MANAGEMENT

Faculty of Marine Science

MARINE BIOLOGY, MARINE PHYSICS, MARINE CHEMISTRY, MARINE GEOLOGY

Faculty of Environmental Design

URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING, Architecture

Faculty of Computing & Information Technology

COMPUTER SCIENCE, INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY, INFORMATION SYSTEM

Disciplines Available for Ph.D
Faculty of Arts & Humanities

ARABIC LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE & ISLAMIC LAW AND STUDIES(Must have a certificate for the Arabic language ), SOCIOLOGY, INFORMATION SCIENCE

Faculty of Science

BIOLOGY, STATISTICS,  CHEMISTRY, BIOCHEMISTRY, MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS, ASTRONOMICAL SCIENCES

Faculty of Engineering

CIVIL ENGINEERING, THERMAL ENGINEERING, AND DESALINATION, MINING ENGINEERING, ELECTRICAL, AND COMPUTER ENGINEERING, CHEMICAL ENGINEERING, AERONAUTIC ENGINEERING, MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Faculty of Meteorology, Environment Arid Land Agriculture

ARID LAND AGRICULTURE,  ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES, METEOROLOGY, HYDROLOGY, AND WATER RESSOURCES MANAGEMENT.

Faculty of Marine Science

MARINE BIOLOGY, MARINE PHYSICS, MARINE CHEMISTRY, MARINE GEOLOGY

Faculty of Environmental Design

URBAN AND REGIONAL PLANNING

Faculty of Computing & Information Technology

COMPUTER SCIENCE

 

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

1)The Applicant’s age doesn’t exceed (35) years For Ph.D., and (30) years for Masters.

2)The Applicant must have a university degree from an accredited college or university and should have a degree with “very good” at least.

3)An approved exam in English is required for applicant whose first language is not English.

The approved exams and minimum required scores are listed below

  • TOEFL (PBT)=500
  • TOEFL (CBT)=173
  • TOEFL (IBT)=61
  • IELTS=5

(Please note that exams are valid for 2 years from the date of exam)

4) He must have a record of good Conduct and must be medically fit.

5) He must not have been dismissed from any university in the kingdom.

 

REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

  1. Curriculum vitae for the applicant.
  2. The statement of purpose must be in English for all programs except in Islamic Studies and Arabic Language.
  3. A copy of the graduation certificate (certified from Saudi Embassy).
  4. A copy of the transcript (certified from Saudi Embassy).
  5. Recommendation letters should be submitted from two of his former professors.
  6. A copy of a valid passport at least one year.

 

IMPORTANT NOTE

Contact and inquiry

Prof. Fahad Alabbasi-Vice Dean for International Students.

E-maildgs.scholarships@kau.edu.sa

Tel: + 966(2) 6962929

Fax: +966(2) 6951281

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APPLICATION DEADLINE

There is No Application Deadline for the King Abdulaziz University Scholarship for International Students 2021. The Applications are accepted all year.

 

OFFICIAL LINK

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APPLY NOW

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