Vice Presidency for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research

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1.       The applicant should fulfill the following requirements:

(a)     The Teaching Assistant or the Lecturer should at least stay two years after  being appointed before applying to start his higher education.

(b)     To prove and assume that it is impossible for him/her to do his/her study abroad, or via the Joint Supervision Program.

(c)     Those who wish to do their studies within KAU, should prove and assures the impossibility of studying via internal scholarship.

(d)     The applicant should have a scientific research published (or accepted for publishing) drawn from the Master Thesis in a scientific journal or in a scientific conference.

(e)     To fulfill the provision of the English language i.e. 500 degrees in (TOEFL) or in any other equivalent test, 83 in (STEP), or 5 in (IELTS).  With possibility to accept the results of the alternative course presented by Faculty of Arts and Humanities, to be an alternative exam for those applicants for Islamic Studies or Arabic Language, on condition that the degree obtained is not less than 60%.

(f)      The applicant should pass the academic preparation course arranged by the University Education Developing Centre.

2.       The concerned Department Council and the Faculty Board both must give approval for reasons to let the applicant to do the PhD. Study inside KAU, or completing his interrupted study in KAU.  The academic department should take into consideration the following points:

(a)         The rate of PhD. holders and those who are still studying in the concerned university should not exceed 20% of the department members.

(b)         For the sake of variating the Intellectual schools, the department must not concentrate on one Saudi University, to avoid concentrating on one intellectual school and method.

 

(c)         If several teaching assistants and lecturers from the same department apply to study inside the Kingdom or inside KAU and their number will raise the rate mentioned in (a) above, then the acceptance should be only for the number which will raise the percentage upto 20% as mentioned in (a).  And the priority must be for that who has one or more published research in a scientific journal with an impact factor or a higher.

3.       A Committee will be established:

-      Dean of Postgraduate Studies (Head).

 

-      Vice Dean of the concerned Faculty for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research (Member).

 

-      The Supervisor of Scholarship Administration (Member).

 

-      The Supervisor General of the Program of Graduate Studies for Girls Students via Joint Supervision (Member).

This Committee is liable for checking up the applications to be sure of that each applicant has fulfilled the requirements and the restrictions mentioned in (1) and (2).  Hence to recommend positively or negatively.  The Committee raises its recommendations upto the Vice President for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, for final decision.

Important Note:

This mechanism and its form will be applicative starting from 1/9/1433H. No application will be considered after this date unless it has precisely fulfilled the above requirements and according to the designated form.

Form for permission to study Master . in
King Abdulaziz University or Via Internal Mission
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Form for permission to study Ph.D. in
King Abdulaziz University or Via Internal Mission
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