King Faisal University Rankings

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In the World#3295 of 14178
In Asia#948 of 5833
In Saudi Arabia#7 of 38
In Al-Ahsa#1 of 1

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
27,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Website
www.kfu.edu.sa
Languages
Arabic;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
5,631
Citations
65,494

King Faisal University majors

by publication count

Medicine
1,995
Chemistry
807
Biology
719
Materials science
526
Computer science
374
Mathematics
189
Psychology
132
Engineering
108
Physics
99
Environmental science
97
Business
60
Geography
41
Sociology
35
Economics
28
Political science
22
Geology
9
History
9
Art
1
Philosophy
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Medicine102722,654
Biology146513,071
Chemistry158011,145
Engineering17031,677
Materials science17185,444
Environmental science2068801
Physics2161786
Computer science22361,847
History23168
Geography2351252
Mathematics23561,072
Sociology2500156
Psychology25801,034
Business2653281
Geology311851
Political science330027
Economics341472

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199050117
199177139
199271148
199358126
199446171
199548173
199652190
199755196
199851231
199959306
200065358
200143351
200268426
200362441
200482565
200578623
200674849
200782934
20081101100
20091611383
20101621813
20111512359
20122092800
20132383480
20141954183
20152934617
20162914615
20173505268
20183595138
20195306978
20207849758

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or foreign equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment27,500
Full time employee1,750
Student:staff ratio16:1

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$1,750$13,750
International students$3,750$18,750

King Faisal University has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

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 namesKFU
جامعة الملك فيصل
Founded1975
WikipediaKing Faisal University
AccreditationMinistry of Education of Saudi Arabia
MottoAdvance Knowledge through Creative Research
Colorsgreen, blue
Academic structureCollege of Medicine and Surgery
College of Clinical Pharmacy
College of Dentistry
Nursing College
College of Computer Science and Information Technology
College of Engineering
College of Agriculture and Food Science
College of Veterinary Medicine
College of Architecture
College of Education
College of Business Administration
College of Medical Sciences
College of Applied Sciences and Community Service
College of Science

Location and Contacts

AddressPO 380
Al-Ahsa, Eastern Province, 31982
Saudi Arabia
City population1,042,000
Phone+966 (3) 580 0000
Fax+966 (3) 580 8954

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