Ph.D. in Chemical Science

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Program Description

Ph.D. in Chemical Science

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

ABOUT THE PROGRAM

The Chemical Science Program is an interdisciplinary degree program which provides a modern, research-oriented education in Chemistry. Making use of the outstanding facilities at KAUST, the program distinguishes itself with a clear focus on current challenges related to catalysis and materials.

We invite you to explore our website to find out more about our graduate study program and faculty research groups.

Ph.D. DEGREE

Typically a three- to four-year post-master's degree. The Ph.D., involves original research, culminating in a research dissertation.

Ph.D. DEGREE REQUIREMENTS:

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree is designed to prepare students for research careers in academia and industry.

It is offered exclusively as a full-time program.

There is a minimum residency requirement at KAUST of 3.5 years for students entering with a B.S. degree and 2.5 years for students entering with an M.S. degree. A minimum GPA of 3.0 must be achieved on all Doctoral coursework. Individual courses require a minimum of a B- to earn course credit.

Students pursuing Ph.D. degree are required to complete the following degree requirements to earn the degree:

  • Securing a Dissertation Advisor.
  • Successful completion of program coursework.
  • Passing the Qualifying Examination.
  • Formation of the Dissertation Committee.
  • Passing the Dissertation Proposal Defense.
  • Defend and Submit Ph .D. Dissertation.

Ph.D. DEGREE TIMELINE

LEARN MORE

PROGRAM DIRECTOR:
KazuhiroTakanabe, Ph.D.
Professor of Chemical Science
Building 3, Level 4, Room 4274.

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated August 6, 2018
Duration & Price
This course is Campus based
Start Date
Start date
Sept. 2018
Duration
Duration
3 - 4 years
Price
Price
Free
Fully Funded Scholarship + Monthly Allowance
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Locations
Saudi Arabia - Thuwal, Makkah Province
Start date : Sept. 2018
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Dates
Sept. 2018
Saudi Arabia - Thuwal, Makkah Province
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