IAU Member

Saudi Arabia

top General Information


Street:PO Box 80200


Post Code:21589


Other Sites

Also Teaching Hospital

Institution Funding



Founded 1967 as a private institution, acquired status as a state university 1971

Academic Year

September to June (September-January; January-June)

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate or equivalent; Student assessment test



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Education

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Abdulrahman Obaid AI-Youbi

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Abdulmonem bin Abdul Salam Al-Hayani

Job title:Acting Vice-President

International Relations Officer : Abdulrahman H. Al-Talhi

Job title:Vice President for Development

top Divisions

Centre : Educational Development

Fields of study:Education

Centre : Information Technology

Fields of study:Information Technology

Centre : Medical Research

Fields of study:Medicine

More details:King Fahd

Centre : Nanotechnology

Fields of study:Nanotechnology

Centre : Teaching and Learning Technology

Fields of study:Educational Technology

College : Jeddah Community College

Fields of study:Accountancy, Computer Networks, Insurance, Marketing, Sales Techniques

College : Tabouk Community College

Fields of study:Administration, Computer Science, Medicine, Natural Sciences

More details:Tabouk

Faculty : Applied Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Laboratory Techniques, Medical Technology, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy

More details:Tabouk Campus

Faculty : Applied Medical Sciences

Fields of study:Medical Technology, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Radiology

Faculty : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Arabic, European Languages, Geography, History, Information Sciences, Islamic Studies, Library Science, Mass Communication, Psychology, Sociology

Faculty : Computing and Information Technology

Fields of study:Computer Science, Information Sciences, Information Technology

Faculty : Dentistry

Fields of study:Dental Hygiene, Dental Technology, Dentistry, Oral Pathology, Social and Preventive Medicine

Faculty : Earth Sciences

Fields of study:Earth Sciences, Geological Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, Hydraulic Engineering, Mineralogy, Petroleum and Gas Engineering

Faculty : Economics and Administration

Fields of study:Accountancy, Administration, Business Administration, Economics, Law, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Production Engineering, Technology, Thermal Engineering

Faculty : Environmental Design

Fields of study:Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Regional Planning, Town Planning

Faculty : Home Economics

Fields of study:Food Science, Home Economics, Nutrition

Faculty : Marine Science

Fields of study:Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography

Faculty : Medicine

Fields of study:Anaesthesiology, Anatomy, Biology, Community Health, Haematology, Health Sciences, Medical Parasitology, Medicine, Microbiology, Nursing, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, Orthopaedics, Paediatrics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Radiology, Surgery, Urology

Faculty : Meteorology, Environment and Arid Land Agriculture

Fields of study:Agriculture, Arid Land Studies, Environmental Studies, Meteorology, Water Management, Water Science

Faculty : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Chemistry, Natural Sciences, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Toxicology

Faculty : Sciences

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics

More details:Tabouk Campus

Faculty : Sciences

Fields of study:Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics

Research Division : Agriculture

Fields of study:Agriculture

More details:Hada Al-Sham

Research Division : Arts and Humanities

Fields of study:Arts and Humanities

Research Division : Islamic Economics

Fields of study:Islamic Studies

Research Division : Water

Fields of study:Water Management, Water Science

top Degrees

Associate Diploma

Fields of study:Education

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Administration, Architectural and Environmental Design, Arts and Humanities, Chemistry, Computer Science, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Home Economics, Information Technology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Medicine, Meteorology, Pharmacy, Statistics

Higher Diploma

Fields of study:Education of the Handicapped, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Technology, Social Studies, Special Education

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Arabic, Architectural and Environmental Design, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Astronomy and Space Science, Biochemistry, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Clothing and Sewing, Communication Studies, Computer Science, Dentistry, Earth Sciences, Economics, Educational Administration, Educational and Student Counselling, Educational Technology, Electrical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Food Science, Geography, Geology, Geophysics, Health Administration, Health Sciences, History, Home Economics, Home Economics Education, Industrial Engineering, Information Sciences, Information Technology, Islamic Studies, Law, Library Science, Literature, Marine Biology, Marine Science and Oceanography, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Medicine, Meteorology, Mineralogy, Mining Engineering, Natural Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Nutrition, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Pharmacology, Pharmacy, Physics, Political Sciences, Power Engineering, Psychology, Public Administration, Regional Planning, Sociology, Statistics, Surveying and Mapping, Teacher Training, Telecommunications Engineering, Textile Design, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation


Fields of study:Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Geology, Geophysics, History, Information Sciences, Library Science, Meteorology, Mineralogy, Natural Sciences, Petroleum and Gas Engineering, Sociology, Statistics


Also Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA)

top Academic Periodicals


Journal of Arts and Human Sciences

Journal of Earth Science

Journal of Economics and Administration

Journal of Educational Science

Journal of Engineering Science

Journal of Islamic Economics

Journal of Marine Sciences

Journal of Medical Science

Journal of Meteorology

Journal of Sciences

Main Press

University Press

Updated on 18-08-2020