Applications for Fall Semester 2018-2019          
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. 14, 2018.
  • Deadline for uploading mandatory documents is Feb. 14, 2018.
  • Deadline for recommendation letters to be received via the online recommendation system is Feb. 21, 2018.  

  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.
    Aerospace EngineeringM.Sc.
    2Applied StatisticsM.Sc.New
    3 Architectural EngineeringM.Sc., M.Engg.
    4Business AdministrationM.B.A., Exec. M.B.A.**
    5Chemical EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    6ChemistryM.Sc., Ph.D.
    7City & Regional PlanningMaster.
    8Civil EngineeringM.Sc., M.Engg., Ph.D.
    9Computer EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.New
    10Computer NetworksM.Sc.
    11Computer ScienceM.Sc., Ph.D.New
    12Computer Science & EngineeringPh.D.
    13Construction Engineering & Management    M.Sc., M.Engg.
    14Electrical EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    15Engineering ManagementMaster
    16Environmental ScienceM.Sc.
    17GeologyM.Sc., Master, Ph.D.
    18GeophysicsM.Sc., Master, Ph.D.New​ 
    19Industrial & Systems EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    20Life SciencesM.Sc.New
    21Material Science & EngineeringM.Sc.
    22MathematicsM.Sc., Ph.D.
    23Mechanical EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    24Medical PhysicsMaster
    25Oil & Gas Surface FacilitiesMaster**
    26Petroleum EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    27PhysicsM.Sc., Ph.D.
    28Supply Chain ManagementMaster**
    29System & Control EngineeringM.Sc., Ph.D.
    30Telecommunication EngineeringM.Sc.
    31Software EngineeringM.Sc.
    32Security & Information AssuranceM.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.