With improving foreign affairs of Pakistan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced enhanced academic opportunities for Pakistani students. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Education has offered a huge number of scholarships for Pakistani students in 23 different universities of Saudi Arabia for Masters and Doctoral Degree Program in different academic domains except for health.
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students (Jobs Description):
If you are a Pakistani national, if you have done your Bachelor’s Degree, and if you are interested to continue your further education on scholarship then continue reading until the end of this post.
Scholarship Level: Masters and PhD.
No. of Scholarships: The Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistan has announced 583 scholarships for Pakistani students.
Scholarship Hosting Country: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA)
Scholarship Recipient Country: Pakistan
There are 23 universities that will be providing Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students, the names of which are enlisted below:
|Name of Universities||Website|
|Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University||www.iu.edu.sa|
|King Saud University||www.ksu.edu.sa|
|King Abdul Aziz University||www.kau.edu.sa|
|King Fahad University of Petroleum and Minerals||www.kfupm.edu.sa|
|King Faisal University||www.kfu.edu.sa|
|King Khalid University||www.portal.kku.edu.sa|
|Al Jouf University||www.ju.edu.sa|
|Al Baha University||www.prtal.bu.edu.sa|
|Northern Border University||www.nbu.edu.sa|
|Princess Nora bint Abdul Rehman University||www.pnu.edu.sa|
|Prince Sattam bin Abdul Aziz University||www.psau.edu.sa|
Scholarship Eligible Age:
- For Master’s Degree: The applicant must not be less than 17 years of age and not more than 30 years of age in order to be eligible for Master’s Degree Program in Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students.
- For Doctoral Degree: The applicant must not be more than 35 years old in order to be eligible for a Doctoral Degree in Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students.
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students offers the following benefits:
- Health Facility for the applicant and his or her family
- 2 Months Furnishing Allowance
- 3 Months Graduation Allowance for Shipping Books
- Meal Costs
- Educational, Social and Cultural Training
- Round Airfare Travel Tickets
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- The applicants are required to apply for Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students by directly applying through the university website. The list of universities and their websites are provided above.
- The applicants can also apply for Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students through the Embassy of the Kingdom in Pakistani or the Embassy of Pakistan in the Kingdom through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
- The applicants applying through the university website are required to provide the Ministry of Education with Application Number that will be provided by the university to the applicant to complete the scholarship registration process.
- The applicants are required to attach their academic certificates that are ratified by the Embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Pakistan.
- The applicants must not have granted any other scholarship in Saudi Arabia.
- The applicant must have a clear criminal record.
- The applicant must have a student recommendation from one of the authorities, institutions or individuals.
- The applicant’s degrees, certificates and transcripts must be verified by authorities.
The last date to apply for Ministry of Education Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Scholarships for Pakistani Students for each university varies. Therefore, the applicants are required to keep in view the deadline as per the University of their interest and apply as soon as possible.