Work Internship Student Experience in Research (WISER)

Work Internship, Student Experience in Research is an internship program which offers school students in Grades 11 and 12 a professional or research internship opportunity at the university during Semester 1 and Semester 2, and the opportunity to undertake a 4-week full-time internship during the Summer*.

Internship opportunities are available across our three academic divisions (BESE, CEMSE & PSE), in our 12 research centers, the RISC Lab, SAMA Lab, and Core Labs, and in many of our professional and support departments – including Finance, HR, IT, GBS, HSE, SNA, KAUST Smart, KAUST Innovation, Community Life, and FM.

*The 4-week Summer Program is offered to students going into Grade 11 and Grade 12 in the new school year, and university undergraduate students whose parents live at KAUST.

If you are a school student who would like to take part in WISER, or you would like to host an intern at the university