Setting world-class standards in Petroleum Engineering & Geosciences research, our new College is unique with its top-flight facilities and the best faculty and researchers from around the globe. We are looking for students who are open-minded and want to explore cross-border research that has a basic and commercial purpose.

Undergraduates

In its pursuit of excellence, KFUPM annually selects the best students who fulfill the criteria for admission. Since its establishment, KFUPM requires all applicants to sit entrance tests that measure their skills, abilities, and comprehension. These tests include Aptitude and Achievement Tests, in either Arabic or English.

Details on the conditions an undergraduate applicant must satisfy can be found on the KFUPM website.

Undergraduate Applications
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Graduate

All interested and eligible local and international candidates are invited to apply for Graduate Studies in the College of Petroleum Engineering and Geosciences at KFUPM. In addition to the University’s general requirements for entry, the College has its own special criteria for consideration. These are listed below:

DegreeBackground AcceptedMinimum
GPA
Minimum
TOEFL
Minimum
GRE
M.Sc. Petroleum EngineeringEngineering [Petroleum, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Civil]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics, Physics, Applied Mathematics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
Master of Petroleum EngineeringEngineering [Petroleum, Chemical, Electrical, Mechanical and Civil]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics, Physics, Applied Mathematics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
M.Sc. GeologyEngineering [Petroleum]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
Master of GeologyEngineering [Petroleum]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
M.Sc. GeophysicsEngineering [Petroleum]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
Master of GeophysicsEngineering [Petroleum]
Sciences [Geology, Geophysics]
3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
M.Sc. Environmental SciencesEngineering [Petroleum, Civil, Chemical, Mechanical]3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
Master of Environmental SciencesEngineering [Petroleum, Civil, Chemical, Mechanical]3.080 (iBT)GRE V: 500
GRE Q: 700
Ph.D. Petroleum EngineeringEngineering [Petroleum, Chemical, Geophysical, Engineering]3.090 (iBT)GRE V: 550
GRE Q: 700
Ph.D. GeologySciences [Geology, Geophysics]3.090 (iBT)GRE V: 550
GRE Q: 700

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Graduate Applications
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