Top Universities in Riyadh


What are Riyadh’s most famous universities? Topuniversitieslist attempts to address this issue by releasing the Riyadh University Ranking for 2022, which includes 11 accredited Riyadh higher-education institutions that fulfill the Topuniversitieslist selection criteria:

  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees) delivered primarily in a conventional, face-to-face, non-distance education format and being chartered, certified, or approved by the relevant Saudi Arabian higher education-related institution

Our goal is to create a non-academic League Table of Riyadh’s top universities that is focused on accurate, impartial, and non-influenceable site metrics generated by objective web intelligence sources rather than data submitted by the universities themselves.

Top universities in Riyadh are based on international standards. These universities are officially recognized by the state. These universities differ from each other in terms of acceptance rate and quality of education. Top universities  in Riyadh is one of the most prestigious research centers in the world.  The universities located here cooperate in various international organizations.These universities offer various programs and courses to students. Universities have freedom in the preparation and implementation of curricula, in the conduct of scientific work, and in the awarding of academic degrees (diploma and doctoral degrees). New faculties are created in these universities and the interest in the newly created faculties increases every year. The main reason for this is that teachers here use different methods. The content of scientific research in these universities changes every year and adapts to modern standards. International academic relations and internal cooperation are developing at the same time. Even university offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services to students.If you want to get more information, you can see at Topuniversitieslist.

2022 Riyadh University Ranking

University Town
King Saud University Riyadh 140 1
Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University Riyadh 1918 6
Princess Nora bint Abdulrahman University Riyadh 3794 13
Institute of Public Administration, Saudi Arabia Riyadh 4562 16
Majmaah University Riyadh 4992 17
Prince Sultan University Riyadh 5022 18
King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences Riyadh 5403 22
Alfaisal University Riyadh 5442 23
Shaqra University Riyadh 7603 34
Al Yamamah University Riyadh 8429 36
Dar Al Uloom University Riyadh 9397 37