阿卜杜勒·阿齐兹国王大学(KAU)

P.O.Box 80200, Jeddah

  • #=106 QS全球排名
  • Public高校性质
  • Very High研究成果
  • 32,346学生人数
  • 4,092教员人数
  • 6,915国际学生人数

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King Abdulaziz University (KAU) bears the name of the founder of Saudi Arabia, King Abdulaziz Al-Saud. It was founded in 1967 as the first private institution in the Kingdom and later became a public university in 1971. KAU has witnessed tremendous quantitative and qualitative progress in terms of enrollment, diversity of academic programs in both social and natuaral sciences. It is recognized as a prestigious university in Saudi Arabia with unique professional disciplines and specializations. Some of these are Marine Sciences, Meteorology, Earth Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Mining, Medical Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering which distinguishes it from other universities in the Kingdom. The strategic plan of the university states its mission "The advancement of society through pioneering research, and encouraging academic and scientific excellence". Its vision is that "KAU will be known as a beacon of knowledge, islamic values, rich university tradition, curricular comperhensiveness, professional excellence, unique specializations, ethical convictions, pioneering development, inventiveness, scientific diversity, applied research and collaborations for the advancement of society". KAU has the following Faculties : 1) Economics & Administrations 2) Arts & Humanities 3) Science 4) Engineering 5) Medicine 6) Earth Sciences 7) Meteorology & Environment and Arid Land 8) Marine Sciences 9) Dentistry 10) Environmental Design 11) Pharmacy 12) Allied Medical Sciences 13) Computing & Information Technology 14) Jeddah Community College 15) Jeddah Teachers College 16) Girls' College of Education in Jeddah 17) Girls' College of Education for Home Economics 18) Girls' Faculty of Medical Sciences 19) Institute of Tourism 20) English Language Institute 21) College of Education-Humanities 22) College of Home Economics. It has the following Deanships : 1) Research 2) Community Services & Continuing Education 3) Students Affairs 4) Admission & Registration 5) Graduate Studies 6) Information Technology 7) Library Affairs 8) Research & Consultation. It has the following Research Centres : 1) King Fahd Medical Research Centre 2) Research Centre for Islamic Economics 3) Water Research Centre 4) Research & Development Centre 5) Faculty of Arts & Humanity Research Centre. Further, KAU has the following Centres of Excellence in Research in : 1) Nanotechnology 2) Water Desalination technology 3) Genomic Medicine 4) Environmental Studies.

About

King Abdulaziz University (KAU) bears the name of the founder of Saudi Arabia, King Abdulaziz Al-Saud. It was founded in 1967 as the first private institution in the Kingdom and later became a public university in 1971. KAU has witnessed tremendous quantitative and qualitative progress in terms of enrollment, diversity of academic programs in both social and natuaral sciences. It is recognized as a prestigious university in Saudi Arabia with unique professional disciplines and specializations. Some of these are Marine Sciences, Meteorology, Earth Sciences, Nuclear Engineering, Mining, Medical Engineering and Aeronautical Engineering which distinguishes it from other universities in the Kingdom. The strategic plan of the university states its mission "The advancement of society through pioneering research, and encouraging academic and scientific excellence". Its vision is that "KAU will be known as a beacon of knowledge, islamic values, rich university tradition, curricular comperhensiveness, professional excellence, unique specializations, ethical convictions, pioneering development, inventiveness, scientific diversity, applied research and collaborations for the advancement of society". KAU has the following Faculties : 1) Economics & Administrations 2) Arts & Humanities 3) Science 4) Engineering 5) Medicine 6) Earth Sciences 7) Meteorology & Environment and Arid Land 8) Marine Sciences 9) Dentistry 10) Environmental Design 11) Pharmacy 12) Allied Medical Sciences 13) Computing & Information Technology 14) Jeddah Community College 15) Jeddah Teachers College 16) Girls' College of Education in Jeddah 17) Girls' College of Education for Home Economics 18) Girls' Faculty of Medical Sciences 19) Institute of Tourism 20) English Language Institute 21) College of Education-Humanities 22) College of Home Economics. It has the following Deanships : 1) Research 2) Community Services & Continuing Education 3) Students Affairs 4) Admission & Registration 5) Graduate Studies 6) Information Technology 7) Library Affairs 8) Research & Consultation. It has the following Research Centres : 1) King Fahd Medical Research Centre 2) Research Centre for Islamic Economics 3) Water Research Centre 4) Research & Development Centre 5) Faculty of Arts & Humanity Research Centre. Further, KAU has the following Centres of Excellence in Research in : 1) Nanotechnology 2) Water Desalination technology 3) Genomic Medicine 4) Environmental Studies.

University highlights

QS World University Ranking

  • 2012
    #334
  • 2014
    #=360
  • 2015
    #334
  • 2016
    #=303
  • 2017
    #=283
  • 2018
    #=267
  • 2019
    #=231
  • 2020
    #=186
  • 2021
    #143
  • 2022
    #109
  • 2023
    #=106

Ranking criteria

57.8
综合得分
48.4
学术声誉
70.7
雇主声誉
66.3
师生比
50.6
每位教员引用率
99
国际教师比例
54.3
国际学生占比
93.4
国际研究网络
10.5
就业结果

Student & Staff

Total students
32,346

17%
83%

International students
6,915

31%
69%

Total faculty staff
4,092

1880
2212

Total students
32,346

17%
83%

International students
6,915

31%
69%

Total faculty staff
4,092

2212
1880
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Campus locations

P.O.Box 80200, Abdulla Alsulaiman Rd, Jeddah, SA,

P.O.Box 80200 , Jeddah , Western Region , Saudi Arabia , 21589

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