FAQ's- Frequently Asked Questions


1. Is Alfaisal accredited by MOHE?
Alfaisal has received its initial accreditation from MOHE. Full accreditation will be conferred with the 1st graduating class.


2. Is Alfaisal accredited by any International accreditation bodies?
As with MOHE, our programs will receive accreditation with our 1st graduating class. Our programs are designed and will be implemented with the practices and elements deemed essential for accreditation by the international professional organizations that grant accreditation. The Engineering programs will be accredited by ABET, the American Board of Engineering and Technology. Our Business programs will be accredited by AACSB, The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The Medical and Science programs will be in line with the licensure exams of Canada and the United States.


1. What are the required scores for direct admission to AU?


Please check our Cirteria Section for the requried scores.


2.Where do I get the Admission Application?

Please download the admission application form from www.alfaisal.edu. Complete the form and send it to the Alfaisal University Office of Admissions at: P.O. Box 50927, Riyadh 11533 OR bring it to the Alfaisal University Office of Admissions, King Faisal Old Palace, Ma’ather Road (behind King Faisal Specialist Hospital). We are open from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM, Saturday through Wednesday.


3.When do I register to enroll in classes?

Students will register for classes during their orientation sessions. Orientation is scheduled after students have been accepted for admission. For students who are accepted late and miss orientation, an academic advisor will assist in registration.


4.How do get in touch with admissions?
Office of Admissions
Alfaisal University
P.O. Box 50927
Riyadh 11533
Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Tel-: 92000570
Email For Male:
Email For Female:

+Campus Tour

1. Can we visit the Alfaisal University Campus?
We will be pleased to arrange a tour in campus. The University campus can also be seen on the Alfaisal University web site

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+Tuition & Fees

1. Are the fees different for the different colleges?
No, tuition and fees are the same for each college.

To Know more please visit Tution & Feespage.

+Female Students

Which Majors are available for the female students?
Alfaisal University offers all graduate and undergraduate majors for females.


1. Will you offer housing?
Resident dormitories are planned but not yet under construction; however, when built, they are designed for our female students. At that time, the costs of dormitory living will be determined and it will be in addition to the tuition. We will provide lists of apartments students may consider for their accommodations.


1. What are the majors of the University?

The College of Engineering:

  • -Mechanical Engineering
  • -Industrial Engineering
  • -Electrical Engineering
  • -Software Engineering
  • -Architectural Engineering

The College of Business:

  • -Accounting
  • -Finance
  • -Marketing
  • -Project Management
  • -General Business

The College of Medicine:
A six year program leading to an MBBS degree (Medical Bachelor and Bachelor of Surgery)

The College of Science:
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) degree in Life Sciences

2. Will Alfaisal University be like other universities in the Kingdom?
Alfaisal’s programs are modeled after programs taught in the West, such as the United States and the United Kingdom. Our programs consist of student-based learning, with emphasis on problem-solving, critical thinking, and team approaches.

3. Will students receive help to get good jobs after completing their degrees at Alfaisal?
YES. For our graduate students, we will assist you to find the best oppurtunity in the market based your skills. For more information you can visit the Alumni Page.

4. Is the number of years a student has to finish at the college of engineering at Alfaisal different according to engineering majors?
No. All students will be able to complete in 4 years if they are enrolled full time and follow the planned curriculum.


1. Will Alfaisal offer scholarships?
Yes. To know more, Please visit scholarship page

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2. Student Affairs Helpdesk

3. Call our TOLL Free No: 920000570