King Saud University
Region: Western Asia
Country/Region: Saudi Arabia
Found Year: 1957
Address: King Abdulla St
Introduction

King Saud University is the premier university in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and is highly respected throughout the world. It is the oldest university in Saudi Arabia and has educated many members of the national business, political and academic elite, including the royal family. The university offers a broad range of undergraduate courses in the natural sciences, the social sciences, the humanities and professional studies. Tuition is completely free and generous scholarships are available for Saudi and international students. The medium of instruction in undergraduate programs is English for medicine and engineering and Arabic for other subjects. English language support at all levels is provided by the Languages Unit. The university is located in a large modern state of the art campus and is equipped with the latest instructional technology. King Saud University is in the midst of a massive program of investment and development that is taking it into the ranks of world-class universities. It has already achieved a high ranking in the Webometrics ranking, ARWU and the QS World University Rankings and is confident of further international recognition in the coming years.

Academic Ranking of World Universities
101-150
Academic Ranking of World Universities
The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) is recognized as the precursor of global university rankings and the most trustworthy one. ARWU presents the world's top 1000 research universities annually based on transparent methodology and objective third-party data.
101-150
2017
101-150
2018
151-200
2019
151-200
2020
101-150
2021
Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Telecommunication Engineering
38
Instruments Science & Technology
101-150
Computer Science & Engineering
101-150
Agricultural Sciences
101-150
Veterinary Sciences
101-150
Dentistry & Oral Sciences
101-150
Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences
101-150
Mathematics
151-200
Key Statistics
42058
Total Enrollment
4301(10.2%)
International Students
39132
Undergraduate Enrollment
3816(9.8%)
International Students
2926
Graduate Enrollment
485(16.6%)
International Students