Academic scholarships for Non-Saudis

Author : Ministry of Higher Education

Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provides university scholarships for Non-Saudis to study at Saudi universities. Beneficiaries of government funded scholarships are :

- Non-Saudi students who hold valid residency permits

- Non-Saudi students outside the Kingdom

The scholarship to study in Saudi universities fall into three categories of different features :

- Full scholarships , where student gets all the benefits

- Partial scholarships, where student gets some of the benefits.  These include scholarships where the academic institution provides the seat only or a seat and dormitory placement.

- Paid scholarships.  These are scholarships paid by a donor and not by the academic institution.

All above mentioned scholarships are governed by the rules of academic institutions' board provided that such rules do not contradict higher education bylaws and regulations applied.

To learn more follow the official link of the Ministry