6 Best universities for Engineering in Riyadh

Below is the list of best universities in Riyadh ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 241K citations received by 13.1K academic papers made by 6 universities in Riyadh was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. King Saud University

For Engineering

#124 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
61,412
Founded
1957

2. Alfaisal University

For Engineering

#1319 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
65%
Enrollment
3,000
Founded
2007

3. Prince Sultan University

For Engineering

#1355 in Asia
Enrollment
6,269
Male:Female
46:54
Founded
1999

4. Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University

For Engineering

#1395 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
74%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
2008

5. King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

For Engineering

#1604 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
750
Founded
2005

6. Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University

For Engineering

#1713 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
85,367
Founded
1974

Universities for Engineering near Riyadh

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
80 Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University 14
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Al-Kharj
188 Majmaah University 13
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Al Majma'ah
302 King Faisal University 9
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Al-Ahsa
391 King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals 1
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Dhahran
399 Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University 7
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Dammam
412 University of Bahrain 1
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Sakhir
482 Texas A&M University at Qatar 2
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Doha
488 Qatar University 1
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Doha
531 Kuwait University 1
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Kuwait
625 Persian Gulf University 57
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Bushehr

Engineering subfields in Riyadh