King Saud University (KSU) Scholarships for International Students 2017

King Saud University is a public university in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It was founded by King Saud bin Abdulaziz in 1957 as Riyadh University, as the first university in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


It offers lot of scholarships for National and International students. Students from all around the world are getting their higher education from this University.

HEC Indigenous Scholarships for Balochistan: AHBP Scheme (Batch-III) 2016-17 Announced on 23-10-2016

Graduate Unit of Research and Scholarship deal with the activities of scholarships. University opens the scholarships every year in December. So, for intake 2017-18 University will open its online application submission portal in coming December 2016.

1500 US Scholarships under “US-Pakistan Knowledge Corridor” for Fall 2017 through HEC

Applications will be inviting for Master’s and Doctoral Studies from International Students.

~Expected Dates~

Starting from: 15th December, 2016

Deadline: 10th February, 2017

~Documents Required~

:For Master Applicants:

1- Complete CV

2- Bachelor Degree (16 years of Education) and Transcripts (Result awaiting students are not eligible to apply)

3- English Proficiency Certificate (EPC)

4- Two recommendation letters

5- List of Publications (If any)

6- IELTS (NOT required but it would be better if you have)

7- Valid Passport

8- Other Certificates (i.e. sports, distinctions, any previous scholarship etc)

:For PhD Applicants:

1- Complete CV

2- Master’s Degree (18 Years Education) and Transcripts (Result awaiting students are not eligible to apply)

3- IELTS or TOFEL Required and score vary from department to department(Applicants can also provide IELTS result/certificate after selection)

4- Three recommendation letters

5- List of Publications (If any)

6- Valid Passport

7- Other Certificates (i.e. sports, distinctions, any previous scholarship etc.)

Read More: Sample E-Mail to get Acceptance Letter from International University Professors

~Scholarship Amount~

Category 1: If University select you as a Student Only

Category 2: If University select you as a Student cum Researcher

In case of “Category 1” the students of Master and Doctoral Degree will receive only 890 Saudi Riyal (SR) per month.

While in case of “Category 2”,

Master’s Student cum Researcher will get total 2,000 SR per month

Doctoral Student cum Researcher will get total 3,000 SR per month

~Other Benefits~

  1. Annual Return Air Ticket
  2. Free Housing Near Campus
  3. Three Time Meal in a day from Students Restaurant in just 10 SR per day
  4. Book Allowance (450 SR per semester)

Online Application submission LINK will be available soon in coming December. Prepare your documents and keep visiting this page. Suggestion is, to bookmark this page.

Purely experience based article on “Should we join KSU for our higher studies?” has published. We met with many students who are/were the studying at KSU and record their views. So, lets be benefited together from their worthy talk with PakNewsPage.Com.

We are very thankful to our seniors from KSU who shared their views that will definitely pave our path to make any final decision. Their experiences will help the newcomers to decide that Either they should join KSU or NOT.

Stay with us and keep visiting this page or scholarships category for any update.

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  1. How can i apply for undergraduate


    1. How can I apply a scholarship faster in order to get it really is want lean our people want me be a English srudest and I want lean arabica better than English, I memrace the qur’an and i have qur’an sahada also I completed my first level Grade 9 .


  2. When is admission for 2016/2017 for scholarship students (undergraduate)


    1. Those who apply 2015 to 2016 when the results will get out??


  3. sir i am in 8th semester , can i apply for scholarship


  4. Salam. Can I pursue my PhD in
    Mechanical Engineering at KSU? Please assist. Thanks. – Engr.Isma’il Chindo (Nigeria).


  5. can i wave the EPC??
    instead with IELTS


  6. sir,pls i am with thanawiyat certificate pls can I apply


  7. Hi..I have done Master’s in Food and Nutrition from India.I am intrrested for phd.


  8. As salam alaek, am a graduate of university of Ibadan Nigeria,from department of Arabic and Islamic Studies,I want to apply for Master programme,what is the requirement age.I graduated with second class upper.


  9. pls notify me on any news from the university


  10. Assalam, I just finished secondary school education and intend to apply for Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, under the foreign student scholarship scheme. I need to be appropriately guided and what are my chances. Bissalam


  11. Assalam alaikum. I just graduated from secondary school and federal diploma in pubic administration in my respected country Nigerian and now I want to apply for this scholarship into for bachelors degree in low and political science under the students international scholarship , I need a guidance and more information on how to apply, thank you


  12. Assalamu alaikum. I completed B.A from the department of History at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh in the year 2016 with 3.44 out of 4.00. Subsequently, i have done my M.A from the same department as well as institution in 2017 obtaining 3.52 out of 4.oo . My IELTS band score 6.5 ( listening 6.5+ reading 6.00+ speaking 6.00+ writing 7.00). Now i want to apply for Ph.D research program in Histrory or related field.. Can i have this opportunity?
    I want to apply for 2017-2018.


  13. Assalamu alaikum. Is there any history related Ph,D program.
    I want to apply for 2017-2018.


  14. Respected Sir,
    Assalamu alaikum.
    Is there Special Education Ph,D program available.
    I want to apply for 2017-2018.


  15. Assalamualaikum, I want to apply for 2017-2018. can I know when the admission begines for Ph.D program? thank you


  16. Assalamualaikum, I want to apply for 2018-2019, Can I know when the admission begins for the Arabic Language Institute? Thank you!!


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