Applications for Fall 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 Feb. 28, 2017.
  • Deadline for uploading mandatory documents is Feb. 28, 2017.
  • Deadline for recommendation letters to be received via the online recommendation system is Mar. 07, 2017.
  • Guidelines:
  7. 7. FAQ
  • Below is a comprehensive list of all Master and PhD programs offered at KFUPM.
  • The disciplines are hyperlinked and will take you to the respective department's homepage for detailed course and program information.
  • International applicants can apply only to Ph.D., M.Sc., and M.B.A. Program with the exception of City & Regional Planning and Medical Physics.
​No ​   Major ​Degree
1 ​Aerospace Engineering ​M.Sc.
​2 ​​​Applied Statistics ​M.Sc.New
​3 ​Architectural Engineering ​M.Sc., M.Engg.
​4 ​Business Administration ​M.B.A., Exec. M.B.A.**
5 ​Chemical Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​6 ​Chemistry ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​7 City & Regional Planning ​Master.
​8 ​Civil Engineering ​M.Sc., M.Engg., Ph.D.
​9 ​Computer Engineering
​M.Sc., Ph.D.New
​10 ​Computer Networks ​M.Sc.
​11 Computer Science ​M.Sc.
​12 Computer Science & Engineering ​Ph.D.
​13 Construction Engineering & Management     ​M.Sc., M.Engg.
​14 Electrical Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​15 ​Engineering Management ​Master
​16 ​Environmental Science ​M.Sc.
​17 Geology ​M.Sc., Master, Ph.D.
​18 ​Geophysics ​M.Sc., Master
​19 Industrial & Systems Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​20 Life Sciences ​M.Sc.New
21 ​Material Science & Engineering ​M.Sc.
​22 ​Mathematics ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​23 ​Mechanical Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​24 Medical Physics ​Master
​25 Oil & Gas Surface Facilities ​Master**
​26 ​Petroleum Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​27 Physics ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​28 Supply Chain Management ​Master**
​29 ​System & Control Engineering ​M.Sc., Ph.D.
​30 Telecommunication Engineering ​M.Sc.
​31 Software Engineering ​M.Sc.
​32 ​​Security & Information Assurance ​M.Sc. New




Degree Descriptions 
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) [Dissertation-Based]
  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) [Thesis-Based]
  • Master of Engineering (M. Engg.) [Non-Thesis]
  • Master of Business Administration (M.B.A) [Non-Thesis]
  • Master - Non-Thesis Master Program
  • **Exec. MBA, Supply Chain Management and Oil & Gas Surface Facilities are corporate/ self sponsored programs only for local students. These are not included in online application and require special funding from applicant's corporates or through self-funding. Interested applicants may contact respective department chairmen for application directly.