Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University: Statistics

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#2714 of 14,131 In the World
#829 of 5,830 In Asia
#8 of 38 In Saudi Arabia
#2 of 9 In Riyadh
#768 of 1,036 For Plastic Surgery

Quick Review

Religion
Islamic
Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
85,367
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
imamu.edu.sa
Languages
Arabic

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent, and examination in Arabic
Academic CalendarAugust to June
Enrollment85,367
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio49:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,287
Citations
30,133

Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
537 / 16,291
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
166 / 10,140
Computer Science
157 / 886
Chemistry
130 / 4,344
Biology
130 / 3,689
Surgery
129 / 1,698
Engineering
126 / 1,416
Business
110 / 1,008
Mathematics
79 / 780
Physics
77 / 1,092
Demography
61 / 9,949
Economics
59 / 913
Materials Science
56 / 861
Psychology
50 / 3,906
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
43 / 357
Art & Design
41 / 119
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
41 / 361
Environmental Science
41 / 472
Health Science
36 / 246
Radiology and Nuclear medicine
32 / 309
Cardiology
32 / 270
Pediatrics
32 / 378
Pathology
29 / 132
Family medicine
28 / 104
Dermatology
28 / 158
Public Health
27 / 6,292
Immunology
26 / 722
Investment Banking and Stock trading
25 / 449
Econometrics and Mathematical Economics
24 / 455
Linguistics
24 / 45
Anesthesiology
24 / 220
Management Information Systems
23 / 86
Sociology
21 / 39
Biochemistry
21 / 1,840
Cyber Security
21 / 96
Radiochemistry
19 / 815
Healthcare Management (MHA)
19 / 90
Math Teachers
19 / 12
Applied Mathematics
19 / 175
Ophthalmology
19 / 244

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1993 0 2
1994 2 2
1995 4 10
1996 1 6
1997 1 11
1998 2 5
1999 5 21
2000 10 44
2001 7 53
2002 15 225
2003 11 125
2004 16 169
2005 20 188
2006 29 314
2007 20 400
2008 48 418
2009 48 488
2010 56 583
2011 55 702
2012 88 831
2013 123 1083
2014 123 1336
2015 132 1425
2016 149 1452
2017 125 1647
2018 136 2200
2019 94 3775
2020 145 6567
2021 139 9367

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $500$500

Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences ++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +
Engineering | IT ++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++
Bachelor's Degree Administration, Arabic, Business Administration, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Engineering, Information Technology, Islamic Law, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Mass Communication, Medicine, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Religion, Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation
Master's Degree Applied Linguistics, Arabic, Comparative Law, Computer Science, Information Technology, Islamic Law, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Literature, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Social Sciences, Translation and Interpretation
Doctorate Arabic, Comparative Law, Islamic Law, Islamic Studies, Literature, Mass Communication, Media Studies

Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University alumni

  1. Salman Alodah

    Salman Alodah
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    clericSheikh
    Biography

    Salman bin Fahd bin Abdullah al-Ouda or Salman al-Ouda (Arabic: سلمان العودة), Salman al-Oadah, Salman al-Audah, or Salman al-Awdah (Arabic: سلمان بن فهد العودة) - kunya: Abu Mu'ad (أبو معاذ)- (born December 14, 1956) is a Saudi Muslim scholar. Al-Ouda is a member of the International Union for Muslim Scholars and on its board of trustees. He is a director of the Arabic edition of the website Islam Today and appears on a number of TV shows and authors newspaper articles.

  2. Muhammad al-Arifi

    Muhammad al-Arifi
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1970-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    writerimam
    Biography

    Muhammad bin Abdul-Rahman al-Arifi is a Saudi Arabian author and Da’i. He is a graduate of King Saud University, and member of the Muslim World League and the Association of Muslim Scholars.

  3. Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh

    Sheikh Abdulaziz al-Sheikh
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1943-.. (age 79)
    Occupations
    politicianmufti
    Biography

    Abdulaziz bin Abdullah Al-Sheikh is a Saudi Arabian Islamic scholar who is the current Grand Mufti of Saudi Arabia. As such he is head of the Council of Senior Religious Scholars and its sub-committee, the Permanent Committee for Islamic Research and Issuing Fatwas.

  4. Saud Al-Shuraim

    Saud Al-Shuraim
    Born in
    Saudi Arabia Flag Saudi Arabia
    Years
    1964-.. (age 58)
    Occupations
    judgeimam
    Biography

    Saud ibn Ibrahim ibn Muhammad al-Shuraim, is one of the prayer leaders and Friday preachers at the Grand Mosque Masjid al-Haram in Makkah. A Quranic reciter, he also holds a Ph.D degree in Sharia (Islamic studies) at the Umm al-Qura University in Mecca. Shuraim was recently appointed as dean and "Specialist Professor in Fiqh" at the University.

General info

Alternative names IMAMU
جامعة الإمام محمد بن سعود الإسلامية
Founded 1974
Accreditation Ministry of Education
Colors blue, gray
Academic structure College of Computer Science and Information
College of Economics and Management Sciences
College of Science
College of Engineering
College of Medicine
College of Islamic Law
College of Islamic Theology
College of Islamic Preaching and Media
Judicial High Institute
Arabic Language Education High Institute
College of Arabic Linguistics
College of Languages and Translation
College of Social Sciences
Affiliations and memberships Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
League of Islamic Universities (LIU)

Location and Contacts

Address PO Box 5701, Othman Ibn Affan Street
Riyadh, Riyadh, 11432
Saudi Arabia
City population 8,002,000
Phone +966 (1) 258 0000
Fax +966 (1) 259 0271

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