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KAUST INTERNATIONAL INTERNSHIP 2020 IN SAUDI ARABIA – FULLY FUNDED

The VSRP program applications are accepted throughout the year.

They are now accepting applications for internships with a start date of July 1st or later.

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 an 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.




VSRP BENEFITS

  • USD 1000 Monthly Stipend

  • Private Bedroom/Bathroom

  • Visa And Airfare Fees

  • Health Insurance

  • Social And Cultural Activities

  • Access to Core laboratories and major research and community facilities


ELIGIBILITY

  • 3rd Year and above Baccalaureate or Masters Students. Current PhD candidates, KAUST students or KAUST alumni are ineligible to apply

  • GPA 3.5/4 or 14/20 (ECTS B)

  • Strong verbal and written English Skills

Recommended levels, minimum TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT (Internet Based Test) or 6.0 on the IELTS (International English Language Testing System


LENGTH

The length of the program ranges anywhere between 3- to 6-months, depending on the type of research. This will be determined on a case-by-case basis.


PROGRAMS AVAILABLE


REQUIREMENTS

  • Official Transcript(s) in English from current and previous institutions

  • Letter of Recommendation

  • Valid Passport

  • Statement of purpose

  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)


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.

150+

Research Projects

3-6 months

Internship Period

3.5/4

Cumulative GPA

130

Interns a year




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