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King Saud University

11451 P.O. Box 2425 Riyadh View map
#256
Public
Very High
34,794
4,742
2,765

Overview

King Saud University has recently begun a massive program of investment and development to create a truly world class research university. Among the many initiatives to realize this aspiration are the recruitment of many distinguished international researchers, the Riyadh Knowledge Corridor, the Nobel Laureates Program and the establishment of several centers of research excellence. Recent appointments include Louis Ignarro, winner of the 1996 Nobel Award for medicine. There are no tuition fees at the university and generous scholarships are available for Saudi and international postgraduate students. Research and library facilities are of international standards. The university offers postgraduate courses in civil, electrical, mechanical, petroleum and chemical engineering, business administration, psychology, economics, accounting, law, political science, archaeology, European and Asian languages, education, social studies, Islamic studies and history and has special strengths in biology, chemistry, medicine and environmental sciences.

University Highlights

Total students - 34,794

0%
100%

International students - 2,765

79%
21%

Total faculty staff - 4,742

1728
3014

Total students - 34,794

100%

International students - 2,765

79%
21%

Total faculty staff - 4,742

3014
1728
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