National Scholarship Programme

    Programme Overview

    The Qatar Airways National Scholarships Programme (QRNSP) provides financial and academic support to Qatari students studying in Qatar and overseas. Students are provided assistance during their studies, and upon completion of those studies, they join Qatar Airways as full-time Graduate Developees.


    As part of this support, QRNSP students are required to conduct one internship after their second year of study (sophomore year) and one internship after their third year (junior year). The Internship Programme is primarily in place for the development of QRNSP students, however other students may apply for the programme.


    Minimum Eligibility Requirements:


    • Must be Qatari or have a Qatari mother
    • Must be 18 years or older and must complete their degree by the age of 29
    • Secondary School Education Certificate corresponding to Ministry of Education & Higher Education grading scale 
with an average of 80% or higher
    • IELTS for Qatari – Overall score of 5.5 or above, no less than 5 in each component (please ensure a score of 5.5 in writing and reading)
    • IELTS for Qatari Mother – Overall score of 6.0 or above, not less than 5.5 in each component (please ensure a score of 5.5 in writing and reading)
    • Pass the interview set by Recruitment and QRNSP
    • Current letter of unconditional offer from a university within Qatar or overseas 
approved by the Ministry of Education & Higher Education 


    Click here to apply for this programme

    We sponsor 36 different degree majors, offering a full range of subjects. These majors are as follows:

    Fields of study
    Aviation and Aerospace Engineering Economics International Relations
    Electrical Engineering Finance Public Relations
    Electronic Engineering Accounting Media Studies and Communications
    Mechanical Engineering Marketing Hospitality
    Supply Chain and Logistic Information Technology

    Tourism Management

    Human Resources Computer Science Graphic Design
    Business and Management Studies Law Interior Design
    Aviation Management Journalism  Mechatronics/ Robotic Engineering
    Computer Engineering Civil Engineering Industrial Engineering
    Mathematics Statistics Political Science
    Fashion Design Airline and Airport Management Operational Research
    Food Science Nutrition Medical
    * Other fields of study may be added or requested by Qatar Airways



    The Programme’s Benefits Include:

    • Scholarships available for 36 majors
    • Basic salary and housing allowance while studying
    • Overseas allowances to provide for housing, books and travel when abroad
    • Growth and learning possibilities with various training courses
    • Global opportunities with internships at Qatar Airways Headquarters and 
overseas stations during summer break