King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

P.O. Box 4700

23955 Thuwal


Phone: +966 12 808 7429

E-mail: frederik.schlingemann@kaust.edu.sa



Established in 2009, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is a graduate-level research university located on the shores of the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia.  KAUST is dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education and innovation.

Our students, faculty, scientists and engineers conduct curiosity-driven and goal-oriented research in the strategic areas of food, water, energy and the environment.  We bring together the best minds and ideas from around the world, with more than 100 nationalities working, living and innovating on our campus.

The PSE Division offers seven degree granting programs: Applied Physics, Chemical Engineering, Chemical Science, Earth Science and Engineering, Energy Resources and Petroleum Engineering, Material Science and Engineering, and Mechanical Engineering.

KAUST Fellowship

All admitted degree seeking students receive the KAUST Fellowship. The Fellowship supports students throughout their graduate degree(s). The following is included:

  • Full tuition coverage
  • Housing allowance (housing provided)
  • Monthly living allowance
  • Medical and dental insurance
  • Relocation support (including, flight ticket and shipment of personal belongings)