The government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia offers scholarships every year to outstanding students from various countries of the world. This comes in line with the growing attention and support given by the kingdom to the dissemination of knowledge and scientific research, as part of its multiple contributions to scientific and cultural communication world widely, in foster of the advancement of human civilization.
Why do you study in Saudi Arabia?
There are many reasons for distinguished students to study in Saudi Arabia, including:
What are the entry requirements?
What benefits are associated with the scholarship?
How to apply for scholarship?
How to apply for scholarship? You can apply for the scholarship by applying directly to the university of your choice via its website (a list of Saudi government universities is provided hereunder).
What can I study?
You can study any discipline offered by the university you choose except medicine and health related disciplines.
How can I get more information?
Because each university has its own regulations and conditions, the best way to gain more information is by visiting the website of the university you choose. Please search for contact info for the Office of Grants or Scholarships. At SACM-Canberra, we can help you with general inquiries and main questions.
Electronic links to government universities in Saudi Arabia:
|1||Umm Al-Qura University||www.uqu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|2||Islamic University||www.iu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|3||Imam Muhammad bin Sa'ud Islamic University||www.iu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|4||King Sa'ud University||www.ksu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|5||King Abdul-Aziz University||www.kau.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|6||King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals||www.kfupm.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|7||King Faisal University||www.kfu.edu.sa|
|8||King Khalid University||www.porta1.kku.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|9||Qassim University||www.qu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|13||Jazan University||www.jazanu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|14||Al-Jouf University||www.ju.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|16||University of Tabuk||www.ut.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|17||Najran University||www.nu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|18||Northrn Border University||www.nbu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|19||Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University||www.pnu.edu.sa|
|20||University of Dammam||www.ud.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|21||Prince Satam Bin AbdulAziz University||www.psau.edu.sa|
|22||Shaqraa University||www.su.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
|23||Al-Majma'ah University||www.mu.edu.sa||University Scholarship page|
Besides the above public Saudi Universities, another option to study in Saudi Arabia is (KAUST) King Abdullah University of Science and Technology . The KAUST, which offers M.S. and Ph.D. degrees, is an international graduate-level research university. KAUST aspires to be a destination for scientific and technological education and research. About 60% of the KAUST faculty, staff, researchers, students are non-Saudis. For more information about enrollment for the KAUST, please visit www.kaust.edu.sa , and for University Scholarship page
The Ministry of Higher Education allocates 30 scholarships for Australian students for the year 2013-2014. Interested applicants can apply for any available discipline apart from health fields. Applicants must meet relevant requirements before lodging their applications. Applicants can apply through the universities websites included in the list here and must attach copies of their qualifications attested by DFAT and the Saudi Arabian Cultural Mission and a copy of their passport.
King Abdulaziz University (KAU), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, is pleased to
announce postgraduate scholarships (Ph.D only) for international
students (Male Only) for the academic year 2013/2014.
The interested candidates should visit our website Http:/ /Dgsscholarship.Kau.Edu.Sa for more details.
Online application form is also available on our website from
19/10/2012 to 28/02/2013.
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Princess Noura Bint Abdulrahman University is pleased to announce opening and closing dates for scholarships (non-Saudi females only) for the academic year 2015-2016 (1436/1437H). Applications open on Monday, 1st December 2014 (09/02/1436H) and close on Thursday, 25th December 2014 (03/03/1436H). For more details and to submit your application, please click here.
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