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 insatiable curiosity and strong academic performance, can gain unparalleled opportunities to pursue their research questions under the guidance and support of KAUST faculty mentors. Get ready to contribute your ideas in an international research community.
Applications are now open for KAUST International Internships in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 2020. This is a fully funded training that will be conducted at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology. KAUST VSRP Internship is an international training for all students from all over the world. Every year they choose 130 students for their internship program.
Undergraduates, graduates, and master’s students from around the world are eligible for the KAUST Youth Training Program. The duration of the VSRP internship will be 3 to 6 months. There will be some free time as well as social activities too.
Each year they choose 130 students in more than 150 projects available from around the world for the KAUST Internship Program. All eligible international bachelors / bachelors degrees or those who have completed bachelors / bachelors and masters students or registered masters students can apply. Both males and females. A wide range of majors are available.
King Abdullah University training details:
Country: The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Number of training periods: 130
Duration: 3 to 6 months
Financial Coverage: Fully Funded
Deadline: Accepting applications throughout the year
Financial Coverage for King Abdullah University Training:
As mentioned above, King Abdullah Summer Training in Saudi Arabia is a fully funded training for international students. All expenses will be covered. VSRP is free training abroad in Saudi Arabia and also a paid internship. The full benefits are:
$ 1000 per month
Visa fee ticket and tour
Bedroom and private bathroom
Social and other activities
Available training areas:
KAUST Training in Saudi Arabia offers international students a wide range of fields, which are listed below:
Biological and related fields.
Documents required for training:
Official transcript in English or Arabic from the current institute
A valid passport
Eligibility criteria to apply for training:
All international students from all over the world of any nationality.
All eligible international bachelors / bachelors degrees (third or fourth year) or those who have completed bachelor’s / bachelor’s and master’s students or master’s students enrolled
Interest in the files mentioned above
English language requirements.
the main points
130 VSRP trainees are accepted each year
60 number of country trainees joined us from
150+ research projects
Training period from 3 to 6 months
SELECTION AND APPROVAL PROCESS FOR VSRP INTERNSHIP
What happens after you’ve applied?
Once all requirements have been submitted, your complete application will be reviewed and you may be contacted by the faculty member for a Skype interview to discuss your academic, your research background and to learn more about your interest in the internship.If you are selected to move forward, you will receive an invitation to schedule a Skype interview with the Office of Admissions, where we will discuss any questions you may have about life at KAUST and hear more about you.If you are approved, you will receive an email acceptance letter following the interview.Finally, a travel advisor will get in touch with you to help make a smooth relocation to the KAUST campus.
KAUST international partnerships expand opportunities for students to join our faculty as research interns or as full-time students through structured programs. KAUST and our partners share a common goal to advance science and technology through collaborative research and education, while addressing challenges of national, regional and global significance.
Our international partners are located in over 20 countries, with formal agreements that range from general MoUs, agreements for PhD Dual Degrees arrangements, visiting student research program agreements, and double-degree tracks through structured programs. If your Universityis a KAUST partner, please feel free to contact us for more information or visit your University’s International Office.
Applications to enroll in the summer training program at King Abdullah University in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia are open throughout the year. You can apply at any time throughout the year. They accept requests.
Explanation of how to apply:
Online application process for the scholarship. To apply, go to the official internship website at KAUST. You can visit the official website of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology