Qassim University

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Qassim University
Qassim University logo.gif
Established 2004
Type Public
Rector Khaled A. Al-Homudi
Admin. staff 3,500
Students 40,000
Location Qassim, Saudi Arabia
Website http://www.qu.edu.sa/

Qassim University is a public university in the Al-Qassim Province of Saudi Arabia. It was established in 2004 jointly between King Saud University and Imam Muhammad ibn Saud Islamic University, each of which used it as its Qassim campus. Subsequently, its constituent colleges became a part of Qassim University. The main campus of Qassim University covers about eight square kilometers and is situated between Buraydah and Unaizah in the heart of the region. There are campuses in different cities in Al-Qassim Province. During 2008, enrollment at Qassim University was 40,000 students. Faculty and staff totaled 3,500.

Colleges at Qassim University include Sharia College; the College of Arabic Language and Social Sciences; the College of Agricultural and Veterinary Sciences; a College of Economics; a College of Science; a College of Medicine; a College of Engineering; a College of Computer Science; a College of Applied Medical Sciences; a College of Dentistry and a College of Pharmacy.

There is also a Science College in Al-Zilfi, community colleges and women's colleges.

Location[edit]

The main campus is located in the middle of Al-Qassim Province near Saudi Aramco (Qassim Branch) and Qassim Regional Airport. Sub-campuses is sited in Buraidah.

Colleges[edit]

Main campus[edit]

  • Preparatory Year Unit
  • College of Agriculture and Veterinary
  • College of Medicine
  • College of Dentistry
  • College of Applied Medical Science
  • College of Computer
  • College of Pharmacy
  • College of Nursing
  • College of Management and Economics
  • College of Engineering
  • College of Archeticture and Planning
  • College of Sciences
  • College of Islamic Law Sharia & Religion Principles
  • College of Arabic Language and Humanities
  • College of Education

Sub-campuses[edit]

Undergradute studies[edit]

Qassim University offers undergraduate programs in the following areas:

  • College of Management and Economics
    • BS in (Management)
    • BS in (Management Information System)
    • BS in (Accounting)
    • BS in (Finance)
  • College of Agriculture and Veterinary
    • BS in Planet Production
    • BS in Plant Protection
    • BS in Veterinary Medicine (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory)
    • BS in Veterinary Medicine (Clinical Sciences)
  • College of Science
    • BS in Pure Mathematics
    • BS in Physics
    • BS in Chemistry
  • College of Computer
    • BS in Computer Engineering
    • BS in Computer Science
    • BS in Information Technology
  • College of Engineering
    • BS in Electrical Engineering
    • BS in Civil Engineering
    • BS in Mechanical Engineering
  • College of Medicine
    • BS in Medicine
  • College of Dentistry
    • BS in Dentistry
  • College of Pharmacy
    • BS in Pharmacy
  • College of Nursing
    • BS in Nursing
  • College of Arabic Language and Social Sciences
    • BS in History (Modern History, Islamic History)
    • BS in Geography
    • BS in English Language and Translation
    • BS in Sociology (Social Work)
    • BS in Arabic Linguistics and Literature Studies
  • College of Islamic Law Sharia & Religion Principles
    • BS in Quran
    • BS in Islamic Studies of Comparative Law.
    • BS in Sunnah Sunnism

Graduate studies[edit]

Qassim University offers graduate programs in the following areas:

  • College of Management and Economics
    • MBA in (Management)
    • MBA in (Information System)
  • College of Agriculture and Veterinary
    • M.Sc. in Planet Production
    • M.Sc. in Plant Protection
    • M.Sc. in Veterinary Medicine (Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory)
    • M.Sc. in Veterinary Medicine (Clinical Sciences)
  • College of Science
    • M.Sc. in Pure Mathematics
    • M.Sc. in Physics
  • College of Computer
    • M.S. in Computer Science
  • College of Arabic Language and Social Sciences
    • M.A. in History (Modern History, Islamic History)
    • M.A. in Geography
    • M.A. in Sociology (Social Work)
    • M.A. in Arabic Linguistics and Literature Studies
  • College of Islamic Law Sharia & Religion Principles
    • M.A in Quran
    • M.A in Islamic Studies of Comparative Law.
    • M.A in Sunnah Sunnism

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