PhD in Earth Sciences and MSc in Petroleum Geoscience at Khalifa University, Dept. of Earth Sciences

Abu Dhabi (AE)
Full scholarships are available to qualified candidates. Additional details are available online.
Nov 16, 2020
Dec 16, 2020
Career Level
Student / Graduate
Education Level
Job Type
Relocation Cost
No Relocation
Sector Type

The Department of Earth Sciences at Khalifa University of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi is seeking highly motivated applicants for the doctoral degree in Earth Science and masters’ degree in petroleum geosciences.

The Department of Earth Sciences offers students the opportunity to pursue MSc and PhD degrees. We provide high-quality education in geology and geophysics to prepare students for a wide range of socially and ethically responsible professional careers. All our students will take part in innovative projects which are part of our Faculty member’s wide-ranging research activity.

Project Areas Include:

Sedimentology & stratigraphy




Planetary Sciences & Remote Sensing

Basin Analysis

Structural Geology

Petroleum Geology

Details of Departmental faculty and research can be found at 



Candidate should have a degree in Earth Sciences or a related field.

We strongly encourage candidates pursuing a PhD to contact faculty within the Dept. of Earth Sciences about potential available project options (

Positions are open to all nationalities. Position is fully funded including tuition and a monthly stipend.

Application and further details of minimum requirements for application can be found on

Applicants should email for degree specific questions. Questions regarding admissions criteria should be directed towards