SCHOLARSHIP King Fahd University for Master’s and PhD 2020


King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) is one of the best universities in the Arab world according to the QS University Rankings for 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018.

It has graduated 35,000 since its inception and has made significant progress in the field of scientific research and won awards and is ranked fourth globally at the level of universities in the number of patents registered in the United States of America in 2018

It now welcomes prospective and talented graduate students from all over the country and the world to apply for graduate studies. In addition to national students, KFUPM currently has international students from 28 different nationalities. This adds to the richness and diversity of the academic and research environment at KFUPM.

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The University currently offers 30 master’s and 10 doctoral programs in a full range of traditional disciplines, as well as interdisciplinary programs that anticipate market trends and respond to national needs. King Fahd University of Patents and Scholarships (KFUPM) provides full Master’s and PhD scholarships to outstanding graduate applicants who demonstrate high potential for original research in engineering, science and business.

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List of all Master and PhD programs offered at KFUPM:

Aerospace Engineering M.Sc. Computer Science M.Sc. | Ph.D.New Mechanical Engineering M.Sc. | Ph.D.
Applied Statistics M.Sc.New | Master Construction Engineering & Management M.Engg. | M.Sc. Medical Physics Master
Architectural Engineering M.Sc. | M.Engg. E Electrical Engineering M.Engg.New | M.Sc. | Ph.D. P Petroleum Engineering M.Engg. | M.Sc. | Ph.D.
Architecture MasterNew | M.Sc.New Engineering Management Master Physics M.Sc. | Ph.D.
B Business Administration M.B.A. | Exec. M.B.A.** Environmental Sciences Master | M.Sc. S Security & Information Assurance M.Sc.New
C Chemical Engineering M.Engg. | M.Sc. | Ph.D. G Geology Master | M.Sc. | Ph.D. Software Engineering M.Sc.
Chemistry M.Sc. | Ph.D. Geophysics Master | M.Sc. | Ph.D.New Supply Chain Management Master**
City & Regional Planning Master I Industrial & Systems Engineering M.Engg. | M.Sc. | Ph.D. Sustainable Energy M.Engg.New  
Civil Engineering M.Engg. | Ph.D. | M.Sc. L Life Sciences M.Sc.New T Telecommunication Engineering M.Sc.
Computer Networks M.Sc. M Material Science & Engineering M.Sc. Mathematics M.Sc. | Ph.D.


Basic application 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 application 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 application 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.

King Fahd University   Requirements Documents:

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.

King Fahd University   Application Deadlines

Action/Deadline Spring Semester (Jan. 2020) Fall Semester(Sep. 2020)
Opening Online Application Sep. 09, 2019     Jan. 27, 2020 
Last Day for submitting Online Application and Uploading Documents. Sep. 25, 2019 Feb. 12, 2020
Last Day for submitting Online Recommendations Oct. 02, 2019 Feb. 19, 2020

How to apply SCHOLARSHIP King Fahd University

Go to online application to upload your documents here

Contact King Fahd University:

Tel: +966-13-860-2800 

Fax: +966-13-860-2829

Email: [email protected]                                                         

For All Admission Related Queries:

Tel:  +966-13-860-2809



Email: [email protected]                                             

Mailing Address:

Building 68, Level ‘2’,

Deanship Of Graduate Studies

King Fahd University Of Petroleum & Minerals

Dhahran 31261, Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia

University Mail Box No # 5055

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