King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Applied Mathematics Summer School 2019 for International Students (Fully-funded)

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) Applied Mathematics Summer School 2019 for International Students (Fully-funded) | After School Africa

KAUST will host eligible international BS/BSc and MS students for an Applied Mathematics workshop from 25 August to 8 September, 2019. 

Application Deadline: 15th June, 2019.

Eligible Countries: InternationalGet Email Notifications on New Funding Opportunities! Click here to Subscribe!

To be taken at (country): Saudi Arabia.

About the Award: Mathematical concepts and techniques are used in virtually all fields of science and engineering. Mathematics can enable exciting new discoveries and techniques. This school will expose the participating students to the frontiers of Applied Mathematics Research at KAUST.

A research paper previously published by student interns on this course can be found on-line here:

The four main topics of research that include tutorials are:

  1. Mean Field Games
  2. Numerics for PDEs
  3. Homogenization
  4. Scientific Research Skills

Type: Training


  • The 2019 Applied Mathematics Workshop is an opportunity for exceptionally qualified international baccalaureate and post-baccalaureate students to conduct research with faculty mentors.
  • Students who have completed a minimum of their 3rd-year of baccalaureate studies OR completed their baccalaureate (Bachelor’s degree) OR be pursuing a post- baccalaureate (Master’s degree).
  • A cumulative grade point average (GPA) that exceeds 3.50 /4.00 (14/20: Equivalent to ECTS B).
  • Demonstrated English reading comprehension, speaking, listening and writing abilities. Recommended levels, TOEFL score of 79 on the IBT or 6.0 on the IELTS.

Number of Awards: Not specified

Value of Award: In addition to this world-class, state-of-the-science & engineering experience KAUST provide the following benefits:

  • Workshop Stipend ( $500USD )
  • Round-trip airfare to/from city of departure-Jeddah (KAUST)
  • Health insurance
  • Private bedroom and bath in a shared residential suite
  • Visa fees (Students must have valid passport)
  • Access to community recreational resources
  • Social and cultural activities

Duration of Award: 25th August to 8th September, 2019. 

How to Apply: Apply Here

  • It is important to go through all application requirements on the Programme Webpage (see link below) before applying

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