Programme outline

Khalifa University (KU) of Science and Technology is offering postgraduate scholarships to students who wish to pursue postgraduate studies in the field of Engineering Sciences in Abu Dhabi. Through these scholarships, the University aims to highlight the importance of investing in intellectual and human capital as well as its role in enhancing the performance of higher education system.

The below intended for South African applicants only.


Applicants who meet the minimum KU admission criteria. The criteria is indicated on the KU website

Degree level



Deadline for applications is 30 April 2019.

Fields of Study

    - Masters Programmes:
  •      -Engineering Sciences
  •      -Petroleum Geology
  • - PhD Programmes
  •      -Interdisciplinary Engineering Programmes

What the scholarship offers

- Full coverage of tuition fees
- Monthly stipend

Application process

Applications must be submitted online at:


Further details regarding the scholarship may be requested by email at:


Please note that this opportunity is not offered by the Department of Higher Education and Training. Applicants are required to undertake their own research into programmes and institutions and are responsible for ensuring that the qualifications will be recognised in South Africa. If there are any discrepancies in the details provided, the information given by the sponsor supersedes the details provided above. No additional financial support will be provided by the Department of Higher Education and Training.