Applications for Spring Semester 2017-2018          
Before you proceed with the online application, it is strongly recommended that you read very carefully the guidelines
mentioned in the forthcoming pages and follow their sequence:


  • There are compatibility issues in the online application with Internet Explorer 11. We recommend that you use Google Chrome OR Mozilla Firefox.
  • Deadline for submitting an online application is Oct. 03, 2017.
  • Deadline for uploading mandatory documents is Oct. 03, 2017.
  • Deadline for recommendation letters to be received via the online recommendation system is Oct. 10, 2017.
  7. 7. FAQ


Please make sure you are eligible to apply and satisfy the following:
Basic application requirements for Master Programs in Science and Engineering:
  • A four-year Bachelor’s Degree in engineering or science from a recognized institution with a major in the     proposed field or evidence of suitable background for entering the proposed field.
  • A Grade-Point Average (GPA) of 3.00 or higher on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent, and a GPA of 3.00 in the subject of the major field.                                                                                                

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    Basic Application Requirement for Ph.D. Programs:
  • An M.S. degree in engineering or science (after a four-year B.S. degree) from an institution whose graduate programs are equivalent to those of KFUPM, with a major in the proposed field or evidence of suitable background for entering the proposed field.
  • A minimum GPA of 3.00 on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent in both B.S. and M.S. degrees.

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    Basic Application Requirements for M.B.A.:
  • A four-year Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized institution.
  • A Grade-Point Average (GPA) of at least 3.00 on a scale of 4.00 or equivalent.
  • At least one course in college level calculus which covers both differentiation and integration.
  • A working knowledge of computers as evidenced by at least one course in that area (e.g. data processing, programming, information systems, etc.)
  • At least one-year of full-time work experience. This requirement may be waived for graduate assistants, research assistants, and applicants with exceptional academic records.