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King Saud University

P.O. Box 2425, Riyadh, SA, Riyadh Saudi Arabia
    • QS World University Rankings
      287
    • QS Stars
      5
    • StatusPublic
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio9
    • ScholarshipsNO
    • International Students3,834
    • SizeXL
    • Total Faculty4,681

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    King Saud University has recently begun a massive program of investment and development to create a truly world class research university. Among the many initiatives to realize this aspiration are the recruitment of many distinguished international researchers, the Riyadh Knowledge Corridor, the Nobel Laureates Program and the establishment of several centers of research excellence. Recent appointments include Louis Ignarro, winner of the 1996 Nobel Award for medicine.There are no tuition fees at the university and generous scholarships are available for Saudi and international postgraduate students. Research and library facilities are of international standards. The university offers postgraduate courses in civil, electrical, mechanical, petroleum and chemical engineering, business administration, psychology, economics, accounting, law, political science, archaeology, European and Asian languages, education, social studies, Islamic studies and history and has special strengths in biology, chemistry, medicine and environmental sciences.

    About

    King Saud University has recently begun a massive program of investment and development to create a truly world class research university. Among the many initiatives to realize this aspiration are the recruitment of many distinguished international researchers, the Riyadh Knowledge Corridor, the Nobel Laureates Program and the establishment of several centers of research excellence. Recent appointments include Louis Ignarro, winner of the 1996 Nobel Award for medicine.There are no tuition fees at the university and generous scholarships are available for Saudi and international postgraduate students. Research and library facilities are of international standards. The university offers postgraduate courses in civil, electrical, mechanical, petroleum and chemical engineering, business administration, psychology, economics, accounting, law, political science, archaeology, European and Asian languages, education, social studies, Islamic studies and history and has special strengths in biology, chemistry, medicine and environmental sciences.

    University highlights

    King Saud University is one of the top Public universities in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. It is ranked #287 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #197
    • 2013
      #=253
    • 2014
      #=249
    • 2015
      #237
    • 2016
      #227
    • 2018
      #221
    • 2019
      #256
    • 2020
      #281
    • 2021
      #287

    Ranking criteria

    34.8
    Overall
    31
    Academic Reputation
    11.7
    Employer Reputation
    59.4
    Faculty Student Ratio
    19.3
    Citations per Faculty
    91.8
    International Faculty Ratio
    14.2
    International Students Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    40,184

    9%
    91%

    International students
    3,834

    32%
    68%

    Total faculty staff
    4,681

    1695
    2986

    Total students
    40,184

    9%
    91%

    International students
    3,834

    32%
    68%

    Total faculty staff
    4,681

    2986
    1695
    2021
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