The Khalifa University Scholarship is now accepting applications for the spring 2020 semester. Nationa and international students can apply for the Khalifa University UAE Scholarship 2020.  Spring 2020 admission applications for graduate programs at Khalifa University in UAE are due by 1 October 2019.

Khalifa University of Science and Technology offers a range of graduate programs designed for the pursuit of advanced specialized knowledge and skills in engineering, medicine, security, science and technology. Students engage in cutting-edge research and formulate innovative solutions to contemporary global challenges. Selected programs also allow students to focus their coursework in a chosen area via an optional track or concentration.

The Khalifa University of Science & Technology is one of the top universities in Abu Dhabi, UAE that offers undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate courses in wide range of fields. Khalifa University endeavors to be a leader among research intensive universities of the 21st century while catalyzing the growth of Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s rapidly developing knowledge economy.

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Khalifa University Scholarship 2020 Details:

Host Country:

  • United Arab Emirates

Course Level:

  • Master
  • Doctorate

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Study Areas/Fields of Study:

College of Medicine and Health Sciences:
  • Doctor of Medicine (MD)
College of Engineering
  • Master of Science in Chemical Engineering
  • Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Master of Science in Engineering Systems and Management
  • Master of Science in Information Security
  • Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering
  • Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering
  • Master of Science in Nuclear Engineering (offered for UAE and Saudi nationals only)
  • Master of Science in Petroleum Engineering
  • Master of Science in Sustainable Critical Infrastructure
  • Master of Science in Water and Environmental Engineering
  • Master of Science by Research in Engineering
  • Master of Engineering in Health, Safety, and Environmental Engineering
  • Master of Science in Computing and Information Science
Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Engineering Systems and Management
  • Material Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nuclear Engineering (offered for UAE and Saudi nationals only)
  • Petroleum Engineering
  • Robotics
  • Multidisciplinary Engineering
College of Arts and Sciences
  • Master of Arts in International and Civil Security (Program offered to UAE Nationals only.)
  • Master of Science in Applied Chemistry
  • Master of Science in Petroleum Geoscience
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Petroleum Geoscience

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Available Scholarships at Khalifa University:

Khalifa University of Science and Technology offers it’s graduate students comprehensive scholarships that cover all necessary educational expenses and may also offer recipients the potential to earn an attractive monthly stipend. The scholarships available are as follows:

  • Buhooth Scholarship
  • KU MED Scholarships
  • Graduate Research / Teaching Assistant (GRTA) Scholarship
  • Waived-Fees Scholarship
  • Research Center SponsorshipChina Scholarship Council – Khalifa University Joint PhD Scholarship

Most of these national & international scholarships covered Full Tuition Fee, Monthly Stipend, Medical Insurance, Sponsored attendance at international conferences and exhibitions, Education allowance, accommodation, etc. 

Eligibility Criteria:

Applicants seeking admission to a graduate program at Khalifa University of Science and Technology must meet the following minimum criteria:

Master’s Degree Program Applicants

  • Completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 3.0 out of 4.0, or equivalent (e.g. upper second-class honors in a UK-style degree, from a reputable accredited institution).
  • A minimum level of English proficiency in the form of either:
    • iBT TOEFL (internet-based test) score of 91 or equivalent, or
    • An overall academic IELTS score of 6.5, or
    • 1550 EmSAT English score
  • A minimum quantitative score of 150 in the general Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for admission to all programs, with the exception of Master of Engineering in Health, Safety and Environment Engineering and the Master of Arts in International and Civil Security, where a minimum threshold is not set. Applicants for all programs should attempt all three sections of the GRE.
  • A minimum of two referee recommendations (provided via online form).
  • Statement of purpose (500-1,000 words).
  • Admission interview.

 Doctorate Degree Program Applicants

  • Completion of a Master’s degree in a relevant discipline with a minimum CGPA of 3.25 out of 4.0, or equivalent (e.g. upper second-class honors in UK-style Master by taught courses with a minimum average of 63% or a Pass in a Master by Research/MPhil) from a reputable accredited institution.
  • A minimum level of English proficiency in the form of either:
    • iBT TOEFL (internet-based test) score of 91 or equivalent, or
    • an overall academic IELTS score of 6.5, or
    • 1550 EmSAT English score
  • A minimum quantitative score of 150 in the general Graduate Record Examination (GRE) is required for admission to all Doctorate programs. Applicants for all programs should attempt all three sections of the GRE.
  • A minimum of two referee recommendations (provided via online form).
  • Statement of purpose (500-1,000 words).
  • Research statement (500-1,000 words).
  • Admission interview.

English Language Test Exemptions

Subject to review and approval, the English test score requirement (TOEFL, IELTS or EmSAT) may be waived for an applicant who is:

  • A native English speaker who has completed his/her Bachelor’s/Master’s degree qualification in an English-medium institution, or
  • A graduate from an English-medium institution who can provide evidence of acquiring a minimum overall academic IELTS score of 6.0, or a minimum TOEFL score of 79 iBT (or equivalent), or a minimum EmSAT English score of 1400 at the time of admission to the completed Bachelor’s/Master’s degree program.

All applicants must provide evidence of meeting the English language requirement by uploading the relevant document with their application, even if he/she may be eligible for an exemption.

Required Documents:

he following required documents should be scanned in a clear and legible form and be uploaded to the online application:

  • Certified copy of Bachelor’s/Master’s degree certificate (as applicable).
  • Equivalency certificate issued by the UAE Ministry of Education for applicants that have graduated from institutions outside of the UAE.
  • An official transcript showing the grading scale.
  • English language proficiency score certificate (IELTS, TOEFL or EmSAT). Official TOEFL score reports can be sent directly by your institution to Khalifa University of Science and Technology using the institutional TOEFL code 0960.
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score report. Official score reports can be sent directly to Khalifa University of Science and Technology using the institutional GRE code 0822.
  • Detailed Curriculum Vitae (CV).
  • Passport-style photograph on a white background.
  • Valid passport. International applicants who reside in the UAE should also upload a clear copy of their valid UAE visa.
  • Family Book (Khulasat Al Qaid – UAE National applicants only).
  • Valid UAE national ID card (for national and international applicants who currently reside in the UAE).
  • Statement of Purpose (500 to 1,000 words)
  • Research Statement (500 to 1,000 words – PhD applicants only)

Please note that incomplete applications may not be considered.

Accepted applicants must submit all of their official documents before they register for classes. All documents received by the University are the property of Khalifa University of Science and Technology and will not be returned.

Further guidelines regarding the submission of documents can be found on the Khalifa University of Science and Technology graduate admissions webpage.

How to Apply for UAE Scholarships 2020?

Applications for Khalifa University of Science and Technology graduate programs are accepted online, via the University’s Graduate Admission Portal.

  • View the application guidelines
  • The required documents must be scanned and uploaded to the online application in the specified format (i.e. max 4MB PDF for documents, max. 2MB JPEG for photograph). Hard copies submitted in person or by post, or soft copies sent by email, will not be accepted.
  • Each applicant must provide the contact e-mail address of at least two referees, who will be invited to complete an online reference form once the completed application has been submitted.

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Application Deadline:

  • The last date to apply for Khalifa University Scholarship 2020 in the United Arab Emirates is October 1, 2019.

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Deadline is October 1, 2019