Ranking  741   8
Country Saudi Arabia
City Jeddah
Cost of living $447-916 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 2009
Abbreviation KAUST
Teachers 114
Students 740
Foreigners 71%
Religion None
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Library Available
Accreditation
• Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia
Rankings
World ranking741
Country ranking8
Quality of teaching149
International Faculty5
International Students5
Citations per Faculty1
Ranking in world by sphere
Engineering and Technology187
Natural Science319
Ranking in world by discipline
Chemistry51
Computer Science51
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking741
QS World University Rankings915
ARWU Academic Ranking301
Cost of living in Jeddah
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 154 198
Food 134 237
Transportation 32 169
Communications and utilities 63 60
Clothing 22 84
Sports and leisure 41 168
Total447916
Accommodation in Jeddah USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre156
Shared room in city centre200
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre234
1 bedroom apartment in city centre340
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة الملك عبد الله للعلوم والتكنولوجيا
German König Abdullah Universität für Wissenschaft und Technologie
Spanish Universidad Rey Abdullah de Ciencia y Tecnología
French Université des sciences et technologies du Roi Abdallah
Japanese アブデュラ王立工科大学
Korean 킹압둘라과학기술대학
Portuguese Universidade de Ciência e Tecnologia Rei Abdullah
Russian Научно-технологический университет имени короля Абдаллы
Chinese 阿卜杜拉国王科技大学
Location on map
King Abdullah University for Science and Technology (KAUST) - public higher education institution in Saudi Arabia. KAUST became active in 2009. In Jeddah the main building of the university is located.

University ranking. King Abdullah University for Science and Technology positioned itself in the top 10 universities of Saudi Arabia. King Abdullah University for Science and Technology ranks 8 in the national rating of Saudi Arabia, this impressive result was achieved in less then 15 years. King Abdullah University for Science and Technology is in the top 5% according to the international rankings. It is renowned for the following programs: «Engineering and Technology», «Natural Science», «Chemistry», «Computer Science».

Application process and the cost of tuition. The enrollment is based on the exam results. As a state university, KAUST provides scholarships to remarkable students.

The composition of the university. 700 students attend King Abdullah University for Science and Technology which puts it in the group of small universities in the classification. Being a foreign citizen does not exclude you from the admission process. King Abdullah University for Science and Technology could be called a truly international educational institution as there are more foreign student than local ones - 71 percent. About 114 teachers and professors are employed by KAUST. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. The university is also present on social media platforms: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of KAUST. The library is available to all of the students. The university also provides dormitories for those who need them.
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