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Effat University

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Effat University is the first non-profit proviate university for females in Saudi Arabia. It aims to inspire leaders of the future to become living ambassadors for the legacy of Queen Effat Al-Thunayan Al-Saud, her founder. The mission of the university is to qualify tomorrow’s competitive leaders with a world-class education by providing an interdisciplinary environment conducive to research, community service, and life-long learning. In 1999, the university started offering its first academic programs in English under the name of Effat College. In January 2009, Effat College acquired University Status as a private institution of higher education for women. The university has four colleges that offer the following programs; English and Translation program, Psychology program and Master of Science in Translation Studies under the College of Science and Humanities; Electrical and Computer Engineering program, Computer Science program, Information Systems program under the College of Engineering; Architecture program, Visual and Digital Production program and Design prorgam and Master of Science in Urban Design under the College of Architecture and Design; Finance program, Marketing program, Human Resources Management program, Operations and Information Management program, Entrepreneurship program, and Master's in Islamic Financial Management under the College of Business.

This institute is rated 3 Stars based on 6 categories.
Employability
Teaching
Facilities
Internationalization
Social Responsibility
Inclusiveness
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2016
Arab Region Rankings
  • 43.7
    Faculty Student
  • 57.5
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 100
    International Faculty
  • 25.7
    International Students
  • 34.4
    Web Impact
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
200
International
162
With PhD
106

Number of students

3,154
Postgraduate 2%
Undergraduate 98%

Number of international students

346
Postgraduate 1%
Undergraduate 99%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.