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Fully Funded Scholarships in Saudi Arabia at King Abdulaziz University


King Abdulaziz University includes two separate campuses according to Islamic regulations, one for males and another for females. Each of these campuses is provided with all cultural, recreational and athletic facilities, in addition to a big library equipped with the most up-to-date technology to serve students and the teaching staff. Within four decades, the university has become one of the outstanding higher education institutions on the local and international levels. This university offers educational programs for preparing graduates to do jobs that cope with the changing needs of the community.

Graduate programs are an advanced stage of the study, either in scientific or humanitarian specializations. These studies include higher diplomas, master, and Ph.D. degrees. It is worth mentioning that the Faculty of Graduate Studies requires that the applicant obtains a bachelor's degree. KAU offers a diversity of Masters's and Ph.D. programs.

King Abdulaziz University offers a Fully Funded Scholarship in Saudi Arabia for all International Students from around the world.


King Abdulaziz University Scholarship will provide the recipient with the following benefits:

  • Receiving new students at the airport

  • Two-month stipend upon arrival as preparation allowance.

  • Monthly stipend.

  • Distinction allowance for outstanding students

  • Three-month stipend as graduation allowance for shipment of books

  • Offer regular students annual tickets and also compensate newcomers.

  • Offer follow-up of award-related financial assistance until they get organized.

  • Prove emergency subsidies and financial aid for students.

  • Employment offers some scholarships to students.

  • Bring students' families upon their desire.

  • Provide suitable accommodation for scholarship students and follow up on their status in their places of residence during their academic year to find solutions in case they face any problems.

  • Offer low-cost food

  • Offer healthcare for students and their families.


Undergraduate Requirements:

  • The student must be of good conduct.

  • Students must have obtained a secondary school graduation certificate or equivalent from within KSA or abroad.

  • The student’s secondary school graduation certificate must not be older than 3 years.

  • Students must not be younger than 17 years old or older than 25 years old for the undergraduate level.

  • A Female student must be accompanied by a relative who is within the prohibited degrees with a regular resident.

  • Students must be eligible for admission requirements.

Masters and Ph.D. Requirements:

  • Students must not be older than 30 years old for a Master, and 35 Years for a PhD

  • Students must obtain a recognized qualification in his/her own country with a minimum grade (very good) in case their final degree classifications were awarded in an estimate.

  • English Language Test Certificate.

  • The student must provide two recommendation letters from his/her previous faculty members.

  • Students must not have been dismissed from one of the Saudi Institutions.

  • Candidates of Arabic Language and Literature, Islamic Law and Studies, Sociology, Psychology, and Information Science programs must be professional in spoken and written Arabic language.


30th April 2023

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