Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University

country rank  8
world rank  2408

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University Overview

Founded in 1974, Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Riyadh (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Riyadh. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University (IMAMU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 40,000-44,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University (IMAMU) 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, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 43 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Saudi Arabian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. IMAMU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Name(s)

جامعة الإمام محمد بن سعود الإسلامية

Acronym
IMAMU

Founded
1974

Colours
Blue and gray

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University Location

Address
PO Box 5701, Othman Ibn Affan Street
Riyadh (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
11432 Riyadh Saudi Arabia

T +966 (1) 258 0000

F +966 (1) 259 0271

Other locations
Riyadh

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

Undergraduate Postgraduate








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Important: please contact or visit the official website of Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University for detailed information on areas of study and degree levels currently offered; the above uniRank Degree Levels and Areas of Study Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
International students 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)


Important: the above average yearly tuition ranges do not include room, board or other external costs; tuition may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University's office for detailed information on yearly tuitions which apply to your specific situation and study interest; the above uniRank Yearly Tuition Range Matrix is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.

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University Admissions

Gender Admission
Men and Women (coed)

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 70-80%

Admission Office
PO Box 5701, Othman Ibn Affan Street
Riyadh 11432
+966 963 11 2094


Important: admission policy and acceptance rate may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the appropriate Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University's Admission Office for detailed information on a specific admission selection policy and acceptance rate; the above University admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment
Total Enrolment Range 40,000-44,999

Academic Staff
Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999

Control Type

Public

Entity Type

Non-Profit

Academic Calendar

Semesters

Campus Setting

Urban

Religious Affiliation

Islamic

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Facilities and Services

Library

Yes Go to Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University's Library

Housing

Yes

Sport Facilities

Yes

Financial Aids

Yes

Study Abroad

Yes

Distance Learning

Yes

Important: please contact or visit the official website of Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University for detailed information on facilities and services provided, including the type of scholarships and other financial aids offered to local or international students; the information above is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

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Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia


Year of first Accreditation
1974



Important: this section is intended to include only those reputable organizations (e.g. Ministries of Higher Education) that have the legal authority to officially recognize, accredit and/or license the Al-Imam Muhammad Ibn Saud Islamic University as a whole (institutional accreditation or recognition) or some of its specific courses/programs (programmatic accreditation). Memberships and affiliations to organizations which do not imply any formal, extensive and/or legal process of accreditation or recognition are included in the specific Affiliations and Memberships section below. Please report errors and inaccuracies taking into consideration the above criteria.

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Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • League of Islamic Universities (LIU)

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