The King Saud University, Riyadh is now opened for scholarship which is awarded to outstanding academics, students and professionals for undertaking studies in diploma program at the KSU.

This scholarship of King Saud University is categorized into two, and they are (i) Diploma of Proficiency in Arabic Language for Non-native speakers, and (ii) Postgraduate Diploma for Arabic Language Teachers to Train Native Speakers. The above are two available programs that are currently open to applicants to the King Saud University.

How To Apply

Do you want to apply for graduate scholarship at the King Saud University, Riyadh? The interested individuals should follow the below steps:

Step 1: Go to the application website

Start your application by going to the official webpage of the scholarship link which is: When you are on the page, you can switch between two languages – English and Arabic for easier process.

Step 2: Fill the required information with the right details

Here, you will be required to fill in your personal details such as International Passport expiry date and ID number. Also, a 6 digits code will be generated for you, input the code correctly, password, email address, home address, phone numbers, and so on.

Note: when you are creating your password, ensure it’s digit numbers throughout, do not include a letter.

Step 3: Check your email inbox for username and password details

Go to your mail inbox for your username and password details from the university. Now go back to the website and click on login. Enter your username and password to proceed to the next step of the application.

You can also watch this video clip to learn more on how to apply for this scholarship.

Step 4: Upload your documents

Here, you are required to upload your files which include academic credentials and international passport.

After the files has been successfully uploaded into your portal, go to the final stage of the scholarship application.

Step 5: Select majors

To select your program of preference, please follow these steps:

  • Select the program of choice from the left box, then move it to the right box by using the right arrow.
  • You can also rearrange your programs after selection using the up or down arrow.

You are expected to choose the following: Type of study (Regular/non-regular), Degree type (Diploma/Post Diploma), Semester (first or second), Personal interviews ( Arabic Linguistics Institute Interview or Arabic Linguistic Institute), then the university which is King Saud University. If you are sure you have selected the preferred program, please click on the ‘Save’ button to move to on.

Please ensure you register before the application closure date which is 10/08/2020. Register now before its too late.