صفحة جديدة 5
Non-Saudi students (male /
female) residing inside the Kingdom whom they apply to study KAU
postgraduate programs (PhD,
Masters and specific programs).
Programs available for
To view the
available programs, click on the links below
KAU General Admission Requirements
1) The Applicant must have a university degree from an accredited
college or university and should have a degree with “very good” at least.
(Graduation certificates & transcripts have to be certified from Saudi Embassy).
2) The Applicant’s age does not exceed (40) years For PhD, and (35)
years for Masters.
3) The Applicant must have a record of good
Conduct and must be medically fit.
Recommendation letters should be submitted from
two of his former professors
5) For internal scholarship students, (65) is
minimum required scores in General Aptitude Test (GAT) for university students
at National Center for Assessment.
6) The Applicant must not have been dismissed
from any university in the kingdom.
7) An approved exam in English is required for
applicant whose first language is not English. The approved exams and minimum
required scores are listed below:
(Please note that exams are valid for
2 years from date of exam)
Exception: students graduating in Islamic Studies
and Arabic Language or American, British, Canadian, Australian universities.
student has to obtain a nomination letter from the competent authorities in his
country and has to get the approval of the Ministry of Education in the Kingdom
for his nomination.
9) Admission to
Health Sciences Programs (Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Applied Medical
Sciences, Nursing and others) are unavailable.
(MA / PhD) programs in Arabic Language and Islamic Studies, an approved English
language exam is not required. However, an Arabic language proficiency
confirmation has to be provided instead.
might have Additional Eligibility Criteria and Requirements
- The Applicant should submit the
online application, for more detailed information, please read the instructions,
admission requirements, required documents and transcripts, deadlines and more
for your program choices before beginning your
-The application deadline is Official
Online Applications system for Saudi and non-Saudi.
To apply for Internal
scholarship is available with deadlines; Applications can only be submitted
online by using the following link:
the username and password will be sent to the student e-mail, and
then the student will check the same link and log in, start filling out the
online admission form, and upload and attach the required documents to those who
meet the admission conditions.
competent employees at DGS shall attach the required official approvals.
during the same
for Saudi students’ graduate programs.