Office of the Vice President

for Academic Affairs

Inbound exchange students

The inbound exchange program gives the opportunity for international students live in a diverse and fast-growing society at the host university and go back home with enhanced knowledge of their area of study and more acceptance of the Arab culture.

To meet the eligibility requirements, students applying for the inbound exchange program must:

  • be actively enrolled at one of Kuwait University’s approved exchange institutions.
  • be nominated by their own institution as an approved exchange student.

Further information about the inbound program can be found below:

Program courses

Students who want to join the student exchange program can obtain courses by communicating with the Office of Student Exchange at their peer college.


Kuwait University offers free housing at the university dormitory for student exchange students.


Free transportation is offered to students enrolled in the student exchange program between different colleges at Kuwait university.