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Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University

The university was established upon the Royal decree dated 2009, which states to make a branch of King Saud University at Al Kharj to an independent university name Al Kharj University. It is a university that is distinguished in education, competitive in research in support of knowledge economy, and effective in partnerships and social responsibility.


The Royal decree dated 2009, which the university was established upon, stated to include all colleges in a number of provinces. In 2011, Rector of the university announced that the university name is changed to be Salman bin Abdul Aziz University. Then, in 2015 King Salman bin Abdul Aziz ordered to change the university’s name to Prince Sattam bin Abdul Aziz University.        


The university has a sizeable number of colleges:

  • Business Administration
  • Engineering
  • Computer Engineering and Sciences
  • Engineering - Wadi Aldwaser
  • Business Administration - Hotat Bani Tamim
  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Applied Medical Sciences
  • Applied Medical Sciences - Wadi Addwasir
  • Education
  • Education - Dellam
  • Education - Wadi Addwasir
  • Arts and Science - Wadi Addwasir
  • Sciences and Humanities
  • Sciences and Humanities - Hotat Bani Tamim
  • Sciences and Humanities - Slayel
  • Sciences and Humanities - Aftaj
  • Applied College


The International Cooperation and Scientific Societies Department of Salman Bin Abdulaziz University (SAU) is conducive and eagerly willing to maintain cooperative relationships with the universities and organizations of the world for academic excellence in teaching and research. The present world is transforming from conventional orthodox societies to a knowledge world which aspires and demands the cooperative relationships among the nations to upbringing knowledge societies. In pursuing this aspiration, Salman Bin Abdulaziz University is a step ahead to appreciate and welcome all collaborative efforts which yield knowledge enrichment and technology transfers.

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University Ranking

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Library services

The library has the vision of leadership in the acquisition and availability of digital information sources at the national, Arab and internationallevels. It's mission is making local and international digital information available, organized and disseminated to serve higher education, scientific research and government and private institutions in Saudi Arabia.

ICT services

Our dear university staff allows you to use the portal optimally and quickly access technical services and the mechanism of obtaining them. Get a new username to enter all electronic systems and services, update your data and change your password. An email to conduct operations on accounts within the university. Get a phone and fax machine to manage operations on them. And many more.

Riyadh, Ar Riya, Saudi Arabia


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