Inviting the world’s best and brightest international students to experience the real Saudi Arabia.
With recent and ongoing changes in the Kingdom, and in support of Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision, Gateway KSA is opening up the door to the best and brightest international students, to visit Saudi Arabia, and experience the evolving global powerhouse, from a unique perspective.
Gateway KSA’s Program is an approach to learning, driven by authentic, real word experiences. In collaboration with a number of carefully selected universities and organizations across the world, such as Harvard and Yale, amongst many others, Gateway will select candidates such as influencers, policy makers and leaders of tomorrow, to be a part of this program.
On Gateways KSA’s executive team is HRH Prince Turki Al Faisal Al Saud, the chairman of the King Faisal Center; in addition to Nelleke Van Zandvoort-Quispel, CEO and founder of Gateway KSA.
Offering a true, one-of-a-kind, intensive 9-day experience to explore the county and its cities, including Al’ula, Jeddah, Riyadh, and Dammam. From old-archaeological sites, to cutting edge science and research facilities; combining open discussions from history, to literature and scientific progress, geopolitics, Islam, and the future of energy.
Gateway KSA offers a unique opportunity for next-generation leaders to engage firsthand with Saudis, uncovering a world of both tradition and transition, and challenging each other to learn more about themselves and this vibrant country’s ambitious young population.
Organizations behind Gateway KSA are IYADINE and King Faisal Center for Research and Islamic Studies.