King AbdulAziz University: Ranking & Review

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Jeddah Rank Saudi Arabia Rank World Rank
1 4 1313
Top 8%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance rate25%
Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment67,500
Academic calendarSemesters

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++-
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++-
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences++++

General info

Alternative namesKAU
جامعة الملك عبد العزيز
Founded1967
AccreditationMinistry of Education, Saudi Arabia
Academic structureFaculty of Economics and Administration
Faculty of Arts Humanities
Faculty of Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Environmental Designs
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences
Faculty of Earth Sciences
Faculty of Marine Sciences
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Meteorology-Environment and Arid Land Agriculture
Jeddah Community College
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty Tourism
Faculty of Home Economics
Faculty of Communication and Media
Faculty of Computing and Information Technology
Faculty of Nursing
Faculty of Maritime Studies
Colorsgreen, white
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff7,500
Student/staff ratio9
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websitewww.kau.edu.sa
AddressPO Box 80208
Jeddah, Makkah, 21589
Saudi Arabia
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+966 (2) 640 0000
Fax+966 (2) 695 1996

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