IAU-009759
https://www.whed.net/institutions/IAU-009759

IAU Member

Saudi Arabia

top General Information

Address

Street:P.O. Box 5016

City:Dhahran

Post Code:31261

Tel.:+966(13) 860-0000

Fax:+966(13) 860-3306

WWW:http://www.kfupm.edu.sa

Other Sites

Also Preparatory programme

Institution Funding

Public

History

Founded 1963 by Royal Decree. Acquired present title 1986. Administratively attached to the Ministry of Higher Education, but enjoys internal autonomy. Financed by the government

Academic Year

September to June (September-January; February-June). Also Summer Session

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate (Tawjahiya) or equivalent, entrance examinations. Students from abroad considered on merit

Language(s)

English

Student Body

male

top Officers

Head : Muhammad M. Al-Saggaf

Job title:Acting President


Senior Administrative Officer : Mesfer M. Al-Zahrani

Job title:Vice-Rector for Academic Affairs


Senior Administrative Officer : Sahel N. Abdul Jauwad

Job title:Vice-Rector for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research


International Relations Officer : Samir Al-Baiyat

Job title:Director, International Relations

top Divisions

Centre : Information Technology

Fields of study:Information Technology


Centre : Research Excellence in Nanotechnology

Fields of study:Nanotechnology


Centre : Research Excellence in Petroleum Refining and Petrochemicals


Centre : Research Excellence in Renewable Energy

Fields of study:Environmental Engineering


College : Computer Sciences and Engineering

Fields of study:Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Sciences, Systems Analysis


College : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering


College : Environmental Design

Fields of study:Architecture, Construction Engineering, Regional Planning, Structural Architecture, Town Planning


College : Petroleum Engineering and Geosciences

Fields of study:Earth Sciences, Petroleum and Gas Engineering


College : Sciences

Fields of study:Biological and Life Sciences, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics


Research Division : Applied Physical Sciences

Fields of study:Laser Engineering, Physics


Research Division : Communications and Computer Research

Fields of study:Communication Studies, Computer Science


Research Division : Economics and Management Systems

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, Management


Research Division : Engineering Research

Fields of study:Energy Engineering, Engineering, Materials Engineering, Urban Studies


Research Division : Environment and Water

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Marine Science and Oceanography, Water Management


Research Division : Petroleum and Minerals

Fields of study:Geological Engineering, Geophysics, Mineralogy, Petroleum and Gas Engineering


Research Division : Refining and Petrochemicals

Fields of study:Chemical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering


School : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Finance, Information Technology, Management, Marketing

top Degrees

Associate Diploma


Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Actuarial Science, Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Architecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Finance, Geology, Geophysics, Industrial Chemistry, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Regional Planning, Software Engineering, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Town Planning


Master's Degree

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Applied Physics, Architecture, Automation and Control Engineering, Biological and Life Sciences, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Construction Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Management, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Geology, Geophysics, Industrial Engineering, Information Management, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics, Regional Planning, Software Engineering, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Town Planning


Doctorate

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Automation and Control Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Physics

Note

Also Executive MBA

top Academic Periodicals

Periodicals

Arabian Journal of Science and Engineering

CED Review

Future

Research Highlights

Research Institute Activity Report

Main Press

KFUPM Press

Updated on 08-10-2010