Summer student program


The company offers undergraduate students the opportunity to gain professional experience through the Aramco Summer Student Program (SSP). Over the summer, students are able to participate in and contribute to the everyday business activities of Aramco's global corporate environment while exploring their interests and developing professional skills and competencies.

2020 Summer Student Program:
May 19 - August 6

Application deadline:
Friday, February 14


2020 Participation Criteria

A student is eligible to participate if he or she:

  • Has authorization to work in the U.S. or will be able to obtain authorization by the program's start date (e.g., F-1 visa).
  • Is not on a Saudi Aramco scholarship through Aramco Americas.
  • Has completed, at minimum, the previous year's fall semester at an accredited college or university (i.e., high school students graduating with earned college credits are not eligible to participate).
  • Has not graduated from undergraduate school prior to August 2020. 
  • Has earned the majority of credits in a college classroom setting (i.e., not online).
  • Applies by the deadline.
  • Hasn't participated in any two prior Aramco Americas Summer Student Programs (i.e., may participate a maximum of two summers).


How to Apply

Candidates should combine the following items into a single PDF in the order listed below, and then email the file to the Aramco Summer Student Program mailbox by the deadline Friday, February 14:

* We are unable to see any text in applications completed using a Mac computer UNLESS the applicant does a workaround such as: After filling out the PDF form in Preview, choose Print from the File menu, and then use the dialog box’s PDF option to Save it as a PDF.

Process and Timeline

Aramco notifies all candidates who were eligible for consideration by the end of March regarding whether they were selected.