6 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Riyadh

Below is the list of best universities in Riyadh ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 155K citations received by 4.41K 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 Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

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

2. King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

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

3. Alfaisal University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

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

4. Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

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

5. Prince Sultan University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

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

6. Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University

For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

#1197 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
75%
Enrollment
85,367
Founded
1974

Universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences near Riyadh

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
302 King Faisal University 6
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Al-Ahsa
391 King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals 4
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Dhahran
399 Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University 8
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Dammam
412 University of Bahrain 1
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Sakhir
488 Qatar University 1
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Doha
531 Kuwait University 1
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Kuwait
725 Taibah University 11
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Medina
764 Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz 19
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Ahvaz
765 Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences 26
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Ahvaz
773 New York University Abu Dhabi 6
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Abu Dhabi

Liberal Arts & Social Sciences subfields in Riyadh