Type: Master’s Degree, Ph.D. or Other Doctoral Degrees
Who: UAE Nationals
What: Tuition Fees + Stipend
When: 2020 – 2021
Where: Khalifah University Abu Dhabi
Program Length: 1 year
Deadline to Apply: 01 October 2020
Citizenship: United Arab Emirates
Destination Countries: United Arab Emirates
Academic Subject(s): Engineering, Science, Engineering, Math
The Buhooth Scholarship Program is an ambitious initiative that aims to achieve the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the United Arab Emirates Armed Forces, to transform the UAE into a center of excellence in engineering and science research. The initiative offers master’s and doctoral scholarships to UAE nationals, to promote graduate studies and research and develop specialized human capital in the areas of science and engineering, for the benefit of national institutions.
Students accepted to the Buhooth program will be registered in selected master’s and doctoral programs offered by Khalifa University of Science and Technology, or top international universities.
Buhooth Scholarship Benefits
Please note that scholarship benefits are subject to change.
– Monthly stipend
– Full coverage of tuition fees
– Support to attend international research conferences
– Opportunity to visit international research centers
This scholarship will provide an opportunity for applicants to pursue master’s and doctoral degree studies at Khalifa University of Science and Technology.
– The scholarship will be open for selected majors only (in engineering and science), as determined by Khalifa University of Science and Technology.
– Under the conditions of the scholarship, an applicant holding a Bachelor’s degree must sign a contract committing to completing their Master’s degree at Khalifa University of Science and Technology.
– Under the conditions of the scholarship, an applicant holding a master’s degree must sign a contract committing to complete their doctoral degree at Khalifa University of Science and Technology.
– The indicative monthly stipend for UAE-based Buhooth Scholarship is as follows (subject to change):
During MSc: Single AED 30,000 Married AED 33,000
During PhD: Single AED 36,000 Married AED 39,000
Deadline: October 1, 2019
– Applicants must be UAE nationals.
– Applicants must satisfy the admission requirements of the academic program that they are applying to. Please note that admission is highly competitive and meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee entry into the program.
– In order to be considered for the International Buhooth Scholarship, applicants must have excellent credentials and provide a letter of offer from a top-ranked international institution. The letter should be submitted at the time of application to Khalifa University.
How to Apply
Please refer to the Graduate Admissions webpage for details on how to apply to Khalifa University of Science and Technology. Applicants are automatically considered for a graduate scholarship, if applicable. No additional scholarship application is required. The recipients will be confirmed at the conclusion of the admission process.