Applications call for a fully funded Visiting Student Research Program at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) in Saudi Arabia.
Visiting Student Research Program
The Visiting Student Research Program (VSRP) is a unique program that offers students the chance to conduct innovative research at KAUST. With research opportunities that span the breadth of the scientific and engineering fields, driven students with an insatiable curiosity and strong academic performance can gain unparalleled opportunities to pursue their research questions under the guidance and support of KAUST faculty mentors.
Generally, the length of the program ranges anywhere between 3- to 6-months, depending on the type of research. This will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
The participants of the Visiting Student Research Program will get
In order to be eligible, candidates must be in the 3rd Year and above Baccalaureate or Masters studies. However, current Ph.D. candidates, KAUST students or KAUST alumni are ineligible this program. In addition to that, the GPA of the student must be 3.5/4 or 14/20 (ECTS B).
Furthermore, strong verbal and written English skills are necessary. Basically, recommended levels, minimum TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT (Internet Based Test) or 6.0 on the IELTS (International English Language Testing System).
|Type of Opportunity||Exchange Programs|
|Organizer||King Abdullah University of Science and Technology|