Effat University

Effat University Ranking

country rank: 27
world rank: 6276

University Overview

Effat University ranking is a non-profit private higher-education institution situated in the urban environment of Jeddah (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people), Makkah, which was founded in 1999. Effat University ranking, which is officially recognized by Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Education, is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 1,000-1,999 students) women-only Saudi Arabian higher education school. Effat University provides courses and programs in a variety of fields that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and master’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Saudi Arabian higher-education school, which is 21 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams and previous academic records and ratings. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students at Effat University have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

Effat University Ranking

University Identity

Name Effat University
Founded 1999
Motto Aspire to Achieve
Colours Black and blue

University Location

Address PO Box 34689 Jeddah 21478 Makkah Saudi Arabia
Tel +966 12 213 7566
Fax +966 12 637 7447

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$ (7,400-9,200 Euro) over 20,000 US$ (14,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Women Only
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office PO Box 34689 Jeddah 21478 Jeddah 21478 12 213 7566

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 1,000-1,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU) Institute of International Education (IIE) Global Liberal Arts Alliance (GLAA) Talloires Network World Family Organization International Association of University Presidents (IAUP) International Association of Universities (IAU) European Association for International Education (EAIE) Association of International Educators (NAFSA) Association of American International Colleges and Universities (AMICAL) MA'AN Alliance/Network CHEA International Quality Group (CIQG) Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education (NASPA) American Council on Education (ACE) United Nations Academic Impact (UNAI)

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