Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST)

World University Rankings 2024
Young University Rankings 2024
Asia University Rankings 2024
7th Ring Road, Kuwait, Doha District, Kuwait

About Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST)

Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST) is a private university located in Doha District, Al Asimah Governate, Kuwait. The university specialises in high-tech degrees with a strong focus on leadership.

Currently, KCST offers programmes in three key disciplines: bachelor's in computer science (CS), bachelor's in computer engineering (CE), and bachelor’s in electronics and communications engineering (ECE). Kuwait College of Science and Technology also has future plans to change to a university and add new programmes in engineering and business management.

The college has a modern campus and can accommodate around 1,800 students, with a current student population of more than 1,700. It has auditoriums, lecture theatres, laboratories, a library, smart classrooms and outdoor sports facilities. Respect is a core value at KCST: among students, faculty and staff, regardless of gender, race, religion or origin.

KCST places significant emphasis on cocurricular and extracurricular activities, recognising their importance in the holistic learning experience of students. To promote various initiatives and interests of students and staff, the university has established many clubs and organisations covering sports, arts, social and community events and academic advancement.

The university is committed to nurturing future leaders in science and technology, who will contribute to the development of a diverse, fair and sustainable world.

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Key statistics

  • 1,339
    Number of FTE Students
  • n/a
    Proportion of ISR Publication
  • 4%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 25.3
    No. of students per staff
  • 56 : 44
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Kuwait College of Science and Technology (KCST)

  • Engineering & technology

    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
    • General Engineering
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science