Deadline:

 

 

For spring semester deadline is: 25, September 2019.

For Fall semester deadline is: 12, February 2020.

Location:

Saudi Arabia.

(Fully  Funded)

Description

 Graduate Studies at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) Scholarship

The Deanship of Graduate Studies at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) is pleased to announce that KFUPM provides full MS and PhD scholarships in the fields of Engineering, Sciences, and Business.

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King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals welcome outstanding and talented prospective graduate students from around the nation and the world to apply for Graduate Studies. Besides national students, KFUPM currently has international graduate students from 28 different nationalities. This adds to the richness & diversity of the academic and research environment at KFUPM.

Opportunity Focus Areas:

  • Engineering
  • Science
  • Business

To know more about Master and PhD programs, Click here

Required Languages

English.

Eligible Countries

EGYPT, SYRIA, IRAQ, PALESTINE, JORDAN, LEBANON, TUNISIA, ALGERIA, MOROCCO, SUDAN, LIBYA, SAUDI ARABIA, EMIRATES, KUWAIT, QATAR, BAHRAIN, OMAN, YEMEN, SOMALIA, DJIBOUTI, MAURITANIA, TURKEY, IRAN, CYPRUS, COMOROS, & OTHER COUNTRIES ARE NOT FROM THE MIDDLE EAST AND NORTH AFRICA.

Program Period

4 Semesters for full MS 

8 Semesters for full PHD

To know degree timetable click here

Eligibility Requirements (Criteria)

Basic requirements for Master Programs in Science and Engineering:

  • A four-year Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or science from a recognized institution with a major in the proposed field or evidence of suitable background for entering the proposed field.
  • A Grade-Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 or higher on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent, and a GPA of 3.00 in the subject of the major field.

Basic requirement for Ph.D. Programs:

  • An M.S. degree in engineering or science (after a four-year B.S. degree) from an institution whose graduate programs are equivalent to those of KFUPM, with a major in the proposed field or evidence of suitable background for entering the proposed field.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent in both B.S. and M.S. degrees.

Basic requirement for M.B.A.:

  • A four-year Bachelor’s Degree in from a recognized institution.
  • A Grade-Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 or higher on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent.
  • At least one course in college-level calculus which covers both differentiation and integration.
  • A working knowledge of computers as evidenced by at least one course in that area (e.g. data processing, programming, information systems, etc.).
  • At least one year of full-time work experience. This requirement may be waived for graduate assistants, research assistants, and applicants with exceptional academic records.

Opportunity Cost

(Fully Funded)

  • Free tuition.
  • A monthly stipend to cover living expenses.
  • Free furnished air-conditioned bachelor housing.
  • Essential medical care.
  • Free textbooks.
  • Subsidized meals in the University cafeteria.
  • A chance to participate along with the University faculty in the Research and Book writing.
  • Projects funded by the University.
  • A prepaid air passage for initial travel to Dammam at the start of the contract, and a return ticket after his completion of the Degree (for RA and Lecturers-B).

How to Apply

First Step: The online graduate admission application for the coming semester will be available according to the Online application Deadlines through the Online Application link .

Second Step: After submission of a complete online application, mandatory documents need to be uploaded before the Deadlines through the Upload System using the same Login ID and PIN created for the online application.

Third Step: Mandatory documents for an application (without which application will not be processed):

  • Copy of identification (Passport for international applicants / National ID for Saudi nationals / Iqama for residents of Saudi Arabia).
  • Complete official transcripts for BS degree (and MS degree if applying to PhD).
  • Statement-of-Purpose (a one-page essay focusing on career and research goals at KFUPM).
  • Recommendation Letters from academic referees through the online recommendation system after submitting the online application.
  • Certificates for BS degree (and MS degree if applying to PhD) if degrees granted.
  • GMAT score (for international MBA applicants).
Other supporting documents (needed for a final decision):
  • TOEFL score (min. is 68 iBT for MS and 79 iBT for PhD) or IELTS score (min. is 6 for MS and 6.5 for PhD).
  • Acceptable GRE General score (min. Quant. is 156, min. Analytical Writing is 4.0).
  • Upon approval, original/certified copies of degree certificate(s) and transcript(s) are to be sent through postal mail.

NOTES:

Please make sure the above documents are uploaded to the upload system before the deadline of Sep. 25, 2019. The deadline for recommendation letters is Oct. 02, 2019.

Before you continue to the online application, please visit the following pages:

 – For any questions or further clarifications, please feel free to contact us at gs-admissions@kfupm.edu.sa or Telephone: +966-3-860-2800, or check the website here.

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This Scholarship Published by:
Omima Alaa El Din/ Egypt

Reviewed by” Amina Hamed / Egypt
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