Najran University

country rank  23
world rank  4317

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University Overview

Established in 2006, Najran University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the small city of Najran (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, Najran University (NU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Najran University (NU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 12 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Saudi Arabian higher education organization a most selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name جامعة نجران
Acronym NU
Founded 2006
Colours Bule and yellow

University Location

Address King Abdulaziz Road
Najran (population range: 250,000-499,999)
00966 Najran
Saudi Arabia
T +966
F +966

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 0-10%
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019