“Thank you for your interest in the Al Ghurair STEM Program at Koc University. Currently, the Al Ghurair Foundation will offer scholarships at their partner universities that are based in the Arab region as well as online through their Al Ghurair Open Learning Scholars Program. Please check their website and their social media from December 16th 2018 for updated information on how and where to apply.”

You may still apply to Koç University to our undergraduate programs in the College of Sciences, College of Engineering and Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering as well as all other Colleges and Graduate Schools and be considered for a full or partial tuition scholarship based on academic merit and/or financial need. For more information please email

The Al Ghurair STEM Scholars Program at Koç University was launched in 2017 and provided educational opportunities for a total of 30 high-achieving underserved Arab youth from across the region in 2017 and 2018 who are now completing their undergraduate and Master programs.

In Fall 2017 Koç University welcomed the first cohort of 14 students from Syria, Egypt, Algeria, Palestine, and Jordan, who started their undergraduate and graduate courses in different fields of sciences and engineering.

The Al Ghurair STEM Scholarship Program at Koç University 

  • 100% tuition scholarships in all of Koç University College of Engineering and College of Sciences Undergraduate programs and all Graduate School of Sciences and Engineering’s Master without Thesis programs
  • Dormitory accommodation
  • Monthly stipend
  • Flights
  • Other benefits

It aims to ensure that all its scholars receive high-quality academic advising and career counseling, as well as opportunities to access community service and internships in their career fields.