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University By Administrative Region In Saudi Arabia

There are total 29(approx) officially recognized/accredited universities or other higher educational institutions in Saudi Arabia
Below is the count of universities offering a different course in Saudi Arabia

Area Of StudyUniversity Count
Total Universities In Saudi Arabia29
Arts & Humanities19
Business & Social Sciences22
Language & Cultural13
Medicine & Health14
Engineering21
Science23
Universities Offering All Courses11
Al Madinah (2)
Asir (2)
Eastern Province (4)
Makkah (8)
Riyadh (11)
Tabuk (2)

Higher Education Snapshot of Saudi Arabia

  • University Overview of Saudi Arabia

    At present, there are 29 officially represented higher education institution in the Saudi Arabia, which may be offering any one or all degrees such as PreBachelor, Bachelor, Master or Doctoral degree
  • Private Vs Public University in Saudi Arabia

    Out of 29 officially recognized institution there are 19 (public + public state) Public university, 10 Private university and 0 as public private partnership. Rest institution of Saudi Arabia has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that public institutions in Saudi Arabia are at majority which holds upto 65% of total university

  • Profitable Vs Non-Profit University in Saudi Arabia

    Out of 29 officially recognized institution there are 24 non profitable in nature, whereas 2 are profit making universities. Rest institution of Saudi Arabia has not been reported yet

    collegeWikipedia states that non-profitable institutions in Saudi Arabia are at majority which holds upto 82% of total university

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