Fully Funded Scholarships in 25 Universities of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Hi students, 

Greetings from International Office! 

We are pleased to inform you that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has announced 600 fully-funded scholarships for the students to study at the level of Master and Ph.D. in the Kingdom. The scholarships can be availed at 25 Universities in Saudia Arabia. 

These scholarships are offered for almost all disciplines including Political ScienceLaw, Education, Administration, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Arabic / Islamic Studies and Media Sciences. Students have to directly apply on the University’s online portal. The list of 25 eligible universities is attached to this email. 

The selected candidates will get return air tickets, free medical support, 3 months graduation allowance for shipment of books, a monthly allowance and much more! 

Details of the scholarship are mentioned below. Applicants should share copy of submitted application on the official email of the Embassy of Pakistan, Riyadh : parepriyadh@mofa.gov.pk

In case of any concern, please feel free to contact us at : internationaloffice@iba.edu.pk

 

600 Fully Funded Scholarships in 25 Universities of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for Pakistani Students 2021-22 

Eligibility Criteria: 

-Applicant must be a Pakistani or AJK National.

-75% of students will be awarded scholarships from Pakistan, whereas 25% of scholarships will be given to Pakistani students residing in the Kingdom.

-Male and female both can apply for these scholarships.

-The applicant must be of 30 years age for Master Programme and less than 35 years for PhD programme on the closing date of the application process.

-The selected applicants will commence the programme in September/October each year in Saudi Arabia

-The applicant must not be holding any other scholarship at the time of availing of Saudi Scholarship.

-The applicant must not have any criminal record.

-The applicant must not have been suspended from any educational institution on disciplinary or any other valid ground

Procedure to Apply for Scholarship:

-Students have to directly apply on the University’s website/ online portal.

-Each University has its own eligibility criteria and application time frame, students need to consult the website for the eligibility criteria of each discipline/Course/University.

-These scholarships are offered for almost all disciplines: Political Science, Law, Education, Administration, Economics, --Engineering, Computer Science, Agriculture, Arabic / Islamic Studies and Media Sciences.

-The Scholarships are offered at diploma, Bachelor, Master, and Ph.D. levels.

-These scholarships are offered by 25 Universities in the Kingdom.

-Each University is authorized to enroll only 5 percent of International students except Princess Noora Binte Abdul Rehman University for Girls, Riyadh, and Jamia Islamia Madina Munawara. The admissions percentage of Princess Noora Binte Abdul Rehman University for Girls, Riyadh on scholarship is 8 %, whereas Jamia Islamia Madina Munawara grants admissions on scholarship 85 % of total seats.

-University will forward the application to the Saudi Ministry of Education which decides the final award of eligible applicants.

-Applicants should share copy of the submitted application on the official email of the Embassy of Pakistan, Riyadh parepriyadh@mofa.gov.pk. Subsequently, the Embassy shall follow up with the Saudi Ministry of Education for grant of scholarships. 

Benefits of Scholarship: 

-The Scholarship covers free lodging.

-03 months Furnishing allowance on arrival in KSA for married Scholars.

-Return air tickets.

-Free medical for the student and his/her family, if married.

-3 months graduation allowance for shipment of books.

-Subsided meal at the campus.

-Sport & recreational activities on the campus, support for dependents and travel expenses.

-Monthly allowance: A monthly allowance of 900 Saudi Riyal (SR) will be given to science students and 850 SR to humanities students.