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King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST)

4700 King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, Thuwal, SA, Thuwal Saudi Arabia
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio7
    • International Students676
    • SizeS
    • Total Faculty145

    + 34 others shortlisted this university

    + 35 others shortlisted this university

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    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is an private, international, graduate-level research university located on the shores of the Red Sea, an hour away from Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. With a mission to be a catalyst for innovation, economic development and social prosperity in both Saudi Arabia and around the world, the university is dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education and innovation. Curiosity driven and goal-oriented research is conducted by students, faculty, scientists and engineers to address the world’s pressing scientific and technological challenges related to food, water, energy and the environment.
    All admitted students at KAUST receive the KAUST Fellowship which includes (but is not limited to) annual flights, tuition, accommodation and a generous monthly stipend – allowing our students to focus on their studies!


    About

    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) is an private, international, graduate-level research university located on the shores of the Red Sea, an hour away from Jeddah in Saudi Arabia. With a mission to be a catalyst for innovation, economic development and social prosperity in both Saudi Arabia and around the world, the university is dedicated to advancing science and technology through interdisciplinary research, education and innovation. Curiosity driven and goal-oriented research is conducted by students, faculty, scientists and engineers to address the world’s pressing scientific and technological challenges related to food, water, energy and the environment.
    All admitted students at KAUST receive the KAUST Fellowship which includes (but is not limited to) annual flights, tuition, accommodation and a generous monthly stipend – allowing our students to focus on their studies!


    University highlights

    King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST) is one of the top Private universities in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia. It is ranked #N/A in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS WUR Ranking By Subject

    • 2015
      #301-400
    • 2015
      #251-300
    • 2015
      #301-400
    • 2015
      #151-200
    • 2015
      #101-150
    • 2016
      #151-200
    • 2016
      #201-250
    • 2016
      #201-250
    • 2016
      #251-300
    • 2016
      #151-200
    • 2016
      #251-300
    • 2016
      #101-150
    • 2016
      #151-200
    • 2017
      #201-250
    • 2017
      #201-250
    • 2017
      #401-450
    • 2017
      #351-400
    • 2017
      #301-350
    • 2017
      #351-400
    • 2017
      #101-150
    • 2017
      #=227
    • 2017
      #151-200
    • 2017
      #51-100
    • 2017
      #151-200
    • 2017
      #151-200
    • 2017
      #=343
    • 2018
      #351-400
    • 2018
      #101-150
    • 2018
      #=282
    • 2018
      #151-200
    • 2018
      #201-250
    • 2018
      #301-350
    • 2018
      #=195
    • 2018
      #251-300
    • 2018
      #101-150
    • 2018
      #101-150
    • 2018
      #301-350
    • 2018
      #451-500
    • 2018
      #51-100
    • 2018
      #201-250
    • 2019
      #101-150
    • 2019
      #451-500
    • 2019
      #151-200
    • 2019
      #101-150
    • 2019
      #351-400
    • 2019
      #151-200
    • 2019
      #=264
    • 2019
      #151-200
    • 2019
      #301-350
    • 2019
      #251-300
    • 2019
      #=207
    • 2019
      #151-200
    • 2019
      #201-250
    • 2019
      #151-200
    • 2020
      #251-300
    • 2020
      #201-250
    • 2020
      #301-350
    • 2020
      #151-200
    • 2020
      #101-150
    • 2020
      #219
    • 2020
      #501-550
    • 2020
      #101-150
    • 2020
      #191
    • 2020
      #151-200
    • 2020
      #151-200
    • 2020
      #151-200
    • 2020
      #101-150
    • 2020
      #201-250
    • 2020
      #451-500
    • 2020
      #45
    • 2021
      #134
    • 2021
      #501-550
    • 2021
      #145
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #251-300
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #196
    • 2021
      #201-250
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #151-200
    • 2021
      #401-450
    • 2021
      #251-300
    • 2021
      #34
    • 2021
      #84
    • 2021
      #134
    • 2021
      #101-150
    • 2021
      #173

    Ranking criteria

    68.7
    Overall
    60.4
    Academic Reputation
    54.7
    Employer Reputation
    90.3
    H-index Citations
    96.9
    Citations per Paper

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    1,054

    100%
    0%

    International students
    676

    100%
    0%

    Total faculty staff
    145

    140
    5

    Total students
    1,054

    100%

    International students
    676

    100%

    Total faculty staff
    145

    5
    140
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