A number of scholarships are available to academically gifted students.
These include:
  • Academic Excellence Scholarships:
    Effat University holds its annual Undergraduate Scholarship Competition during the Spring and Fall semester.
    This competition is open to all female high school graduates. Successful applicants benefit from full or partial scholarships.
  • Ministry of Education (MoE) Scholarships:
    The Ministry of Education grants scholarships to Saudi students, on a yearly basis.
 
Required Documents for Effat University Scholarship Competition for Undergraduate Students:
  • (2) personal photos passport size (4x6)
  • (1 copy) of National ID hawya or iqama
  • (2 copies) of Qiyas (Qudurat)
  • (2 copies) high school certificate for the last attended semester, or equivalent (*)
  • (2 copies) of the transcript for the latest semester for transfer students  
  • Fill in Effat University Annual Academic Competition application from here, and bring it with you on the competition day
 
* Note:
Applicants from academic backgrounds (IGCSE) other than the Saudi Secondary School system must fulfill the following admissions criteria:
  • 8 IGCSE (O) Level Courses with not less C, OR 
  •  5 IGCSE (O) Level Courses with no less than grade C and ONE Advanced (A) level not less than D, OR
  • 5 IGCSE (O) Level Courses with no less than grade C and TWO Advanced Subsidiary (AS) level with grade no less than grade D.
 
Required Tests for Effat Scholarship Competition for Undergraduate Students:
  1. MATH: 60 minutes
  2. TWE Test of Written English: 30 minutes
  3. Critical thinking (applicants shall choose the preferred language): 30 minutes
  4. Interview  
 
Required Documents for Effat University Scholarship Competition for Graduate Students:
  • (2 copies) of Transcript of the bachelor degree
  • (2 copies) of the Bachelor Diploma
  • (2) personal photos passport size (4x6)
  • (2 copies) of National ID hawya or iqama  
  • (1 copy) of the recommendation letter
  • Fill in Effat University Annual Academic Competition application from here, and bring it with you on the competition day
 
Required Tests for Effat University Scholarship Competition for Graduate Students:
  1. Written English: 1 hour
  2. Interview
 
 
Contact Us:
  • Office of Scholarship and Financial Aid
    Office number: HUM 123
    Effat University
    P.O. Box 34689
    Jeddah 21478
    Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • Phone:
    +966 (12) 2137510 / +966 (12) 2137518
  • Mobile:
    +966 53 6022124
  • Fax:
    +966 (12) 6377447
  • Email:
    Scholarships@effatuniversity.edu.sa
  • Map:
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Scholarships Programs available to Undergraduate and Graduate applicants: