King Abdulaziz University (KAU) : Rankings, Fees & Courses Details | Top Universities
P.O.Box 80200, Abdulla Alsulaiman Rd, Jeddah, SA, Jeddah Saudi Arabia
    • QS World University Rankings
      109
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio8
    • International Students6,821
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty4,054

    + 202 others shortlisted this university

    + 203 others shortlisted this university

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    King Abdulaziz University (KAU) is a public university in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 

    KAU says it has seen both quantitative and qualitative progress in enrollment and diversity of academic programs in social and natural sciences – including Marine Sciences, Meteorology, Earth Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Mining, Medical Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering.

    The university’s mission is “The advancement of society through pioneering research and encouraging academic and scientific excellence."

    Students can choose to undertake both undergraduate and postgraduate programs at King Abdulaziz University.

    There are a number of facilities available for students to utilize at King Abdulaziz University:
     

    •University Medical Services Center

    •University Dental Hospital

    •KAU Hospital

    Sports Clubs

    King Faisal Convention Center

    University Schools

    •Sports Tent

    Stadiums

    KAU Research Endowment Fund


    See a little more about life on campus via the following photo album.

     

    About

    King Abdulaziz University (KAU) is a public university in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. 

    KAU says it has seen both quantitative and qualitative progress in enrollment and diversity of academic programs in social and natural sciences – including Marine Sciences, Meteorology, Earth Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Mining, Medical Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering.

    The university’s mission is “The advancement of society through pioneering research and encouraging academic and scientific excellence."

    Students can choose to undertake both undergraduate and postgraduate programs at King Abdulaziz University.

    There are a number of facilities available for students to utilize at King Abdulaziz University:
     

    •University Medical Services Center

    •University Dental Hospital

    •KAU Hospital

    Sports Clubs

    King Faisal Convention Center

    University Schools

    •Sports Tent

    Stadiums

    KAU Research Endowment Fund


    See a little more about life on campus via the following photo album.

     

    University highlights

    King Abdulaziz University (KAU) is one of the top Public universities in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It is ranked #109 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #334
    • 2014
      #=360
    • 2015
      #334
    • 2016
      #=303
    • 2017
      #=283
    • 2018
      #=267
    • 2019
      #=231
    • 2020
      #186
    • 2021
      #143
    • 2022
      #109

    Ranking criteria

    57.7
    Overall
    41.3
    Academic Reputation
    63.8
    Citations per Faculty
    65.7
    Employer Reputation
    68.9
    Faculty Student Ratio
    99.5
    International Faculty Ratio
    56.3
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    32,034

    16%
    84%

    International students
    6,821

    31%
    69%

    Total faculty staff
    4,054

    1862
    2192

    Total students
    32,034

    16%
    84%

    International students
    6,821

    31%
    69%

    Total faculty staff
    4,054

    2192
    1862

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