Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Conditions of Scholarship

- 2021/06/18

Scholarship inside and outside KSA shall be for the following:

  1. Masters Degree only.
  2. PhD only.
  3. Both Masters Degree and PhD "only for scholarships outside KSA."
  4. Fellowship in medical studies.

Scholarship of Teaching Assistants or Lecturers inside and outside KSA shall be under the following conditions:

  1. To be a Saudi National.
  2. To be accepted from an academically recognized university.
  3. The female scholar shall be accompanied by a "Mahram" (first grade male relative) all through her scholarship "abroad."
  4. The age of the scholars shall not exceed (30) years for teaching assistants and (35) years for lecturers. The University Council is entitled to exclude some scholars from this condition.
  5. To be committed, upon his/her return, to work at the University for a period that equals at least the period of his/her scholarship.


** The Scholarship and Training Regulations: Click here.