All admitted students receive the benefits of the KAUST Fellowship which includes: Full tuition support, Competitive monthly living allowance, Housing, Private medical and dental coverage and, Relocation support.
The program distinguishes itself by a strong emphasis on research with a clear focus on current challenges related to catalysis and materials.
This interdisciplinary degree program is one of the programs offered by the Division of Physical Sciences & Engineering at KAUST. It combines the expertise of three research centers: KAUST Catalysis Center, Advanced Membranes & Porous Materials Center, and Solar & Renewable Energy Research Center. Additional modules are offered in collaborations with other PSE programs and other divisions at KAUST.
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is an international graduate-level research university located on the shores of the Red Sea in Saudi Arabia. Since opening its doors in 2009, the University has graduated over 730 students. Many graduates have continued in research as doctoral students and scientists at KAUST or at prestigious universities in the US and around the world. The KAUST degree is recognized by the Chinese Ministry of Education. Other graduates have secured industry positions at major companies worldwide.