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King Faisal University

  • QS World University Rankings
    801-1000
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputHigh
  • Student/Faculty Ratio17
  • International Students681
  • SizeXL
  • Total Faculty2,100

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King Faisal University was founded in 1975 (1395H) by royal decree with main campus in the city of Hofuf in Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia. The university was inaugurated by the late King Faisal Bin Abdulaziz. KFU is one of the oldest and admirable higher education and research public university in the nation. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, research centers, e-Learning and distance education. Covering a large genre of important specialties, KFU offers a total of 86 academic programs. 59 of these programs are undergraduate and 27 are graduate programs. Graduates of such programs earn degrees ranging from higher diploma to master degree. Students: KFU hosts a student population of 21870 in its undergraduate level main stream programs. 7011(32%) students are males and 14859(68%) are females. In addition, 42000 students (males and females) are enrolled in distance and e-learning education programs. Together the total figure of undergraduate student enrollment at KFU is 32870.

About

King Faisal University was founded in 1975 (1395H) by royal decree with main campus in the city of Hofuf in Al-Ahsa, Saudi Arabia. The university was inaugurated by the late King Faisal Bin Abdulaziz. KFU is one of the oldest and admirable higher education and research public university in the nation. The university offers undergraduate, postgraduate, research centers, e-Learning and distance education. Covering a large genre of important specialties, KFU offers a total of 86 academic programs. 59 of these programs are undergraduate and 27 are graduate programs. Graduates of such programs earn degrees ranging from higher diploma to master degree. Students: KFU hosts a student population of 21870 in its undergraduate level main stream programs. 7011(32%) students are males and 14859(68%) are females. In addition, 42000 students (males and females) are enrolled in distance and e-learning education programs. Together the total figure of undergraduate student enrollment at KFU is 32870.

University highlights

King Faisal University is one of the top Public universities in Hofuf, Saudi Arabia. It is ranked #801-1000 in QS Global World Rankings 2022.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #551- 600
  • 2014
    # 701+
  • 2015
    # 701+
  • 2016
    #651-700
  • 2017
    #701+
  • 2018
    #751-800
  • 2019
    #801-1000
  • 2020
    #801-1000
  • 2021
    #801-1000
  • 2022
    #801-1000

Ranking criteria

12.5
Academic Reputation
2
Citations per Faculty
5.4
Employer Reputation
10
Faculty Student Ratio
99.7
International Faculty Ratio
2.3
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
34,780

10%
90%

International students
681

12%
88%

Total faculty staff
2,100

990
1110

Total students
34,780

10%
90%

International students
681

12%
88%

Total faculty staff
2,100

1110
990
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