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
      143
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio8
    • ScholarshipsNO
    • International Students6,821
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty4,056

    + 33 others shortlisted this university

    + 34 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 #143 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #334
    • 2013
      #=360
    • 2014
      #334
    • 2015
      #=303
    • 2016
      #=283
    • 2018
      #=267
    • 2019
      #=231
    • 2020
      #186
    • 2021
      #143

    Ranking criteria

    51.7
    Overall
    36.3
    Academic Reputation
    52.4
    Employer Reputation
    69
    Faculty Student Ratio
    50.2
    Citations per Faculty
    99
    International Faculty Ratio
    57
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    32,044

    16%
    84%

    International students
    6,821

    31%
    69%

    Total faculty staff
    4,056

    1858
    2198

    Total students
    32,044

    16%
    84%

    International students
    6,821

    31%
    69%

    Total faculty staff
    4,056

    2198
    1858

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