KAUST Postgraduate Fellowship for International Students– Saudi Arabia 2024/2025

Application is currently opened for international students for 2024/2025 KAUST Scholarships, Saudi Arabia for Postgraduate Programme. The King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Fellowship is a prestigious and highly competitive scholarship program that provides exceptional support for outstanding students seeking to pursue advanced research and higher education in various scientific and technological disciplines. This fellowship is a gateway to one of the world’s most cutting-edge research institutions, offering a unique opportunity to work alongside world-renowned faculty and scholars while being fully funded throughout the academic journey.

Beyond the financial support, the KAUST Fellowship encourages intellectual curiosity, scientific innovation, and collaboration among scholars from diverse backgrounds. It represents an opportunity to engage in groundbreaking research projects, contributing to the advancement of science and technology on a global scale.

The KAUST Fellowship is a symbol of excellence and a commitment to fostering the next generation of scientific leaders. Whether you aspire to be at the forefront of scientific discovery, develop innovative technologies, or contribute to the world’s understanding of complex issues, the KAUST Fellowship paves the way for a remarkable academic journey and a future filled with possibilities.


  • Postgraduate

Targeted Countries

  • Open to all Nations


  • Saudi Arabia


  • Same with program of choice

Eligibility Criteria for the Fellowship

In order to be eligible for the fellowship, candidates must meet the following:

  1. Have a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in one of the fields of study related to the university’s academic curriculum.
  2. Applicants will commence their studies in Spring and Fall 2024
  3. Meet the minimum English requirement
  4. Have a good GPA. Admitted scholars have GPA range of 3.7 to 4.0

Benefits of the Fellowship

The fellowship will provide cover the entire standard program duration, provided that the scholarship recipient maintains a consistently strong academic record and demonstrates exemplary behavior.

  • Full Free Tuition Support
  • International Students can apply
  • $20,000 to $30,000 monthly living allowance, depending on qualifications and degree progress
  • On-Campus Housing
  • Medical and dental coverage
  • Relocation Support
  • Access to many state-of-the-art research facilities and laboratories

How to Apply for the Fellowship

Applicants are required to submit their application online. Candidates should ensure the online form is properly filled and submitted. Applications must be completed for it to be reviewed by the Admissions Office. If your file is missing documents, you will be asked to submit them before it can be reviewed.

For further information about the scholarship application process, kindly CLICK HERE to visit the official webpage.

Required Documents

  1. School results and transcripts
  2. CV/Resume
  3. Statement of Purpose
  4. Recommendation letters

Scholarship Deadline

The deadline for PG Diploma, MS, MS/PhD, and PhD degree applicants for Fall entry is

13th January, 2024.