There are 5 internship opportunities for undergraduates and masters students at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology. KAUST is a post-graduate school in Saudi Arabia with a state of the art research facilities. Recently KAUST was ranked #1 in the world in the category of citations per faculty which is a measure of research impact, according to the 2016-2017 QS world university ranking. In addition, KAUST was ranked #1 in the percentage of international student and #1 in the percentage of international faculty.
We are seeking students from all over the world who bring new perspective, different educational systems, new methods, fresh ideas…. to enrich our diverse student body. KAUST has students from over 80 countries coming from 200+ different institutions worldwide. (https://www.facebook.com/282668925259824/videos/558522437674470/)
Students receive research credits they can transfer to their own school, enjoy free shared accommodation on campus, round trip tickets from their home country, tax free monthly stipend ($1000-1200 USD), free health insurance and full access to all of the research, academic and social facilities at KAUST. The internship duration is 3-6 months.
Generic details of the program can be found at: https://www.kaust.edu.sa/internship/home.html
Areas of interest:
- Brain-inspired computing
- Biosensors and bioelectronics
- RF circuits
- Memristor Based Systems and Device Modelling
More details at: http://sensors.kaust.edu.sa
Students should have EE, physics, materials or CS background. Excellent GPA. Strong circuits, microelectronics, VLSI,…. background. Past research experience is a plus. Knowledge of scripting languages (Paython), 3D max,…..is a plus.
If interested send an email to (firstname.lastname@example.org) with your CV, interests and transcripts.
Currently, our sensors lab has students from Saudi, Lebanon, India, Turkey, Tunisia and this summer from Vietnam and Kazakhstan. We had in the past members from China, Egypt, Russia, Greece, Syria, Mexico, Brasil,… Alumni from our lab ended up pursuing further studies or careers at: USC, UNC, UC-Berkeley, UMICH, Imperial college, Mckinsey, Oracle, ARAMCO,IBM,…… So if you got the skills, passion for science, dedication to hard work and love to add to our diversity you will find KAUST a good place to study, do research and have fun.