Established in 1998, King Khalid University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Abha (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Asir. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Alnamas, Bisha, Khamis Mushait, Mehayel. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, King Khalid University (KKU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution. King Khalid University (KKU) 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 22 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Saudi Arabian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.
|Address||PO Box 418
Abha (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
|T||+966 (7) 229 0992|
|F||+966 (7) 229 0521|
|Other locations||Alnamas, Bisha, Khamis Mushait, Mehayel|
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||Not reported||Not reported|
|International students Int'l student||Not reported||Not reported|
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations|
|Admission Office||PO Box 1451
+966 (7) 226 1313
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia
Year of first Accreditation
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Open Education Consortium
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