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Graduate Research Assistantships


A limited number of Graduate Research Assistantships (GRAs) is available for the Spring Semester 2022/2023. The eligibility criteria and conditions for the assistantships are as follows:

  1. For new students: admission to relevant graduate program in the Colleges of Engineering, Sciences, and Computing & Informatics (list of graduate programs are available online).
  2. For enrolled students: completion of a maximum of 1 year for registered MSc students and a maximum of 2 years for registered PhD students.
  3. A minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.6 and a minimum GPA of 3.6 for enrolled students.
  4. Commitment to study full time and work 20 hours per week as research assistant in the research groups and centers without the possibility of external work or scholarships.
  5. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted and interviewed for the assistantships
  6. Assistantships are available in the following research areas\groups:

No. Research Area
1.        Materials for Environmental Applications
2.        Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency
3.        Smart Grid
4.        Machine Learning and Arabic Language Processing
5.        Big Data Mining
6.        Intelligent Inform​ation Systems & Applications
7.        Sustainable Engineering Asset Management
8.        Environmental Resources Conservation & Protection
9.        Water Desalination
10.    Human Genetics & Stem Cells
11.    Pure and Applied Chemistry
12.    Planetary Sciences
13.    High Energy Physics
14.    Quantum Information