Overview

The Visiting Student Research Internship Program is an opportunity for exceptionally qualified international baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate students to conduct research with faculty mentors in selected areas of basic and applied research projects. The duration of the program ranges from between four and six months, depending on the research project. To learn more: VSRP Brochure​.


KAUST VSRP visiting students will receive the following:

  • Monthly living allowance between $1000 and $1500 
  • Round-trip airfare to/from city of departure-Jeddah (KAUST)
  • Health insurance
  • Private bedroom and bath in a shared residential suite
  • Visa fees (Students must have valid passport)
  • Access to community recreational resources
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Academic credit at home institution upon successful completion of the requirements (3 credit hours per month)
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