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The Skills Lab

Graduate Development and Services Academic English support for Graduate Students

The Skills Lab instructors offer a range of services to support graduate students to improve their communication skills. For specific skills development classes, register for an ESP course. For writing analysis, visit The Writing Center.

About our Services

Academic Communication Skills Development and Support for Graduate Students

English for Specific Purposes

The six-week Spring Session 1 ESP courses started on February 4. Session 2 starts on April 8. 

We offer a range of courses to help graduate students improve their communication skills for academic purposes. The new classes will run for six weeks. If you are interested in developing English skills, please contact us with your ID number.  

  • Grammar Refresher  
  • Reading Group
  • Research Writing for Science and Technology
  • Academic Writing
  • Presentation Skills
  • Conversation and Pronunciation
  • Listening and Note-Taking
  • Speed Reading

 

To register email: skillslab@kaust.edu.sa


WRITING SUPPORT for Students 

 The Skills Lab offers the following services to students:

 

One-to-one guidance with the language component of your writing

Support for the preparation of your manuscript for publication

Proofreading theses and dissertations

 
For an appointment with a tutor, email: skillslab@kaust.edu.sa