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Alfaisal University

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Saudi Arabia


Graduate Programs

When you select graduate studies at Alfaisal University, you will be in one of the world’s top 150 young institutions under 50 years old as recognized by Times Higher Education Young University Rankings 2018. You will belong to:

  • A community of scholars enrolled in over 7 graduate programs
  • A distinct collection of students whose aptitude, intelligence, and inquisitiveness make them self-assured to become tomorrow’s leaders
  • A group of alumni that are unified by their quest for excellence

Most significantly, you become a member of a top ranked university located in the heart of Riyadh, connected not only to regional research institutions with their wealth of opportunities but also to an international network of scholars that are known for their eminence.

At graduate level, Alfaisal University offers seven master’s degrees with courses-only and thesis options:

Master Degree in Business Administration (MBA)

  • General
  • Finance
  • Healthcare Management

Master Degree in Biomedical Sciences (MBS)

  • Analytical Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Clinical Embryology & Reproductive Biology
  • Infection Control
  • Molecular & Cell Biology

Master Degree in Engineering & Systems Management (MEM)

  • Decision Analysis & Data Analytics
  • Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management
  • Development of Cyber-Physical Systems

Master Degree in Genetic Counselling (MGC)

Master Degree in Nanoscience & Nanotechnology (MNT)

  • Nanomedicine & Nanodiagnostics

Master Degree in Public Health (MPH)

  • Health Policy & Management

  • Mass Gatherings Health (Hajj and Umrah)
  • Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Master Degree in Radiological and Imaging Sciences (MRS)

  • Radiological & Imaging Sciences (Education & Management)
  • Ultrasound

Admissions to Graduate Programs

Entry requirements vary depending on the subject, but you can find out more about Alfaisal University’s rigorous admissions criteria here.

Average tuition fees for international students at graduate level for a full master’s degree over two years are US$27,000 annually, though some scholarship funding is available especially for Thesis Program Students. Read more about fees and funding here: https://research.alfaisal.edu/scholarship-polices-graduate-student-alfaisal-university

Start your graduate application online here 

University Highlights

Total students - 2,677


International students - 961


Total faculty staff - 237


Total students - 2,677


International students - 961


Total faculty staff - 237

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