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Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University Ranking

country rank: 13
world rank: 3720

University Overview

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University was established in 1975 as a non-profit public higher education institution in the urban environment of Dammam (population range of 500,000-1,000,000), Eastern Province. There are additional branch campuses for this school in the following cities: Jubail, Hafer AL-batin, Qatif Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (IAU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational Saudi Arabian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education. In several fields of study, Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University (IAU) offers courses and programs that lead to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 45-year-old Saudi Arabian university has a rigorous admission process based on entrance exams and students’ previous academic records and ratings. With an acceptance rate of 50-60%, this Saudi Arabian higher education school is considered to be moderately selective. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. IAU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University Ranking

University Identity

Name Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University
Acronym IAU
Founded 1975
Motto New Generation....Great Inspirations
Colours Azure

University Location

Address Coastal Road Dammam 31441 Eastern Province Saudi Arabia
Tel +966 (3) 857 7000
Fax +966 (3) 858 7105
Other locations Qatif, Hafer AL-batin, Jubail

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
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 50-60%
Admission Office Coastal road Dammam (3) 857 7000 (3) 857 3960

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff 1,500-1,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

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

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Saudi Dental Society (SDS)

Social Media

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