Afnan Ghalimah
College of Business / Human Resource Management
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"After spending amazing and enlightened years in Effat, having two work experiences of a very different nature as one of them was in a corporate and the other one was in a startup, and going abroad for a while in an attempt to discover myself, I think I can say that God gave me a lot of valuable opportunities and He helped me in making the best use of them, I will say that I will be continue utilizing God's opportunities and now I am working on my own startup, which I think the greatest opportunity I had so far"

Alaa Abdulaziz Abualsaud
College of Business / Finance
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"I am an electric and computer engineer seeking for a job position in her major, looking for a good opportunity in which she can improve her skills. One of Alaa's dreams is to be a professional computer engineer who can work in one of the biggest successful companies in technology such as Google, Microsoft, Samsung etc…
Alaa attended Manarat Al-Madina Al-Monawara high school. She received her bachelor degree of science in electric and computer engineering from Effat University. She completed four months of training in two different companies. As for now, she is taking some time preparing for master degree.
In her spare time, Alaa enjoys watching movies, listening to music and reading novels. She also loves spending time with her family and hanging out with her friends"

Hanan Asghar
College of Science and Humanities / Psychology
Academic Year: 2012-2013

"I am an Alumni Employee at Effat University, working as a TA to the Center of Excellence in Writing and Speaking Lab. I am also a community TA to the Science of Happiness MOOC offered through edX Berkeley, Greater Good Science Center (University of California, Berkeley)”…”I presented my research on student engagement and anxiety”…”I am actively involved in community services. I am a Global Shaper, Task Force Member to the Conakry-Rabat Commitment: Road Map to Youth Employment 2030, contributor to WSIS Knowledge Communities”…”and founding member of The Freedom Traveler. I also worked as a task force member to UNESCO’s Education for All (EFA) Global Monitoring report”…”At present, I am looking forward to pursue my postgraduate education (research degree)”…"

Nour Elshehry
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
Academic Year: 2013-2014

 

  • Summer 2013 Intern at United Sugar Company- Savola Food. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • Summer 2012InternatArabian BEMCO Contracting Company LTD. Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
  • After graduation, I couldn’t find a job because I’m not Saudi. No one support me even the university. I only got training for three months at an IT company. Now, I still seeking for a chance. I lost the support, but I will not lose the hope

 

Yasmin Soliman
College of Architecture & Design / Architecture
Academic Year: 2013-2014

Being an architecture student prevented me from doing a lot of things at the same time of study, so after graduating with honors, I started to do what I could not do while I was at school. I started a new thing in life which is filmmaking courses and I've finished my first course with Director Nadin Labky-and to be continued. Now, am a junior architect at Adel Engineering office and am back to Effat again by designing a proposal for the new College of Architecture and Design of the new planning of Effat campus master plan-and this is the coolest thing ever

Asmaa Mohammed Al-Andijani
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"It is been six months since I have been hired in Arabian Healthcare Supply Co., one of Olayan Group’s companies, under a program called "Graduate Engineer Program", which provides the trainees with six months of a local training and six months of an international training. I have learned so far that I still have a lot to learn and I’m ready for that".

Abeer A. Al-Saggaf
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"I am currently a student at KAUST perusing further higher education and working on digital circuits controlling optoelectronic devices for various lighting applications"

Nadia Gohar
College of Architecture & Design / Architecture
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"I started to work as an architect, have gained great experience dealing with clients and coordinating work with other departments, learned the value of being part of a team. As a result, the company’s success is a group effort, which is why am glad to work with other Effat graduates. This shows our success and enhance position in community as leader in the future"

Alaa Omar Bamashmous
College of Science and Humanities / English and Translation
Academic Year: 2013-2014

" I recently graduated from Effat University, in the meantime I am working at Saudi Gazette, but later on I am planning to apply for master studies abroad. I am willing to carry on the torch and represent Effat University as a true ambassador"

Dina Shaath
College of Science and Humanities / English and Translation
Academic Year: 2011-2012

"I finished my BA from Effat University in English Language and Translation. I was nominated for Queen Effat citizenship award a couple of times and the Dean List award. I was a contributor and editor for EThos, the English Department newsletter. I did my internship in the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC)”…”I then continued my postgraduate in Manchester, UK in English/Arabic translation with Interpreting. During my MA, I worked as a freelance translator for the OIC.” …”In addition, I have gained lots of interpersonal/ intrapersonal and work experience there which opened a door for me to work at Effat University as an Instructor for a year. At the same time, I continued my freelance career with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB). At the meantime, I am working at Dar Al Hanan School as a Training Coordinator; not forgetting my freelance career"

Murooj Mazen Rawas
College of Business / Finance Academic Year: 2011-2012

"I am currently handling the AR division of the finance department at Nestlé Saudi Arabia. I benefited from the diversity in the working environment as I got to work with more than 23 nationalities across all levels and OPCs, which had changed the way I look into a situation and developed my problem solving and situation management skills.
I plan to develop myself and get more skills, knowledge and experience by learning from Nestlé. Moreover, I am also planning to work on my CFA and similar certificates that will add value to my knowledge and experience in my field of study"

Elaf Taleb Al-Aamri
College of Architecture & Design / Architecture
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"In order to have a further understanding of the nature and the demands of the local market, I started my professional journey in (Ehteraf Development Company )a Saudi company based in Jeddah. Afterwards, I headed to the international market as a Design Architect in (CCGI Middle East Company ) in Dubai which considered as one of the fastest growing cities in the world..where we can find a stunning mix of historical and ultra modern architecture. its helping me expand my horizons and gain experience in designing, detailing, planning, and coordinating projects along with creativity to allow me practice and enhance my skills and knowledge that I can use to benefit my country when I get back..".

Fatima Mohammed Said
College of Science and Humanities / English & Translation
Academic Year: 2011-2012

Current Positions: Consulate General of Japan in Jeddah

Hadeel Kamal Ahmed
College of Science and Humanities / English & Translation
Academic Year: 2010-2011

"Thanks to God, then Effat University, I started my steps towards success by becoming a Club President of “Effat Support Club” and winning The Best Team Work in 2009”…”As an English and Translation graduate I had a wonderful experience training as a translator for The Law Firm of Hammad, Al-Mehdar & Co. After words I got a job at Wipro Company where I’m successfully about to complete 4 years of experience. I’m also glad to say that I received an Award of Customer Satisfaction for 2013-2014. Since I got a hunger for knowledge, I have been feeding myself with Online Courses on my other field of interest (IT). Also I’m planning to have my Master Degree soon Insha’Allah."

Lara E. Al-Saud
College of Architecture & Design / Architecture
Academic Year: 2012-2013

"After graduation, I started working with MWS Ltd. alongside Canaway Fleming Architects on the first Green Recycling Station in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Station will be placed in Holy Mecca and operates during Hajj season. The project was chosen among the I have joined the Saudi Council of Engineers, and currently studying the German language to continue my Masters degree in Germany inshalla"

Maria Saad
College of Business / Human Resources Management
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"With gratefulness to God the Al-Mighty, having graduated from the Business College – Human Resource Management department with an honored academic achievement, I currently aim at gaining some professional experience that will enable me to pursue my post graduate studies in the near future and subsequently my Ph.D. Education is a lifelong journey and I still wish to explore more than one field of specialization insh-Allah"

Mariam Abedi
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"After my graduation I worked first with AVON Company which is an online based company. It sells branded cosmetics, jewelries, bags, perfumes and watches etc. for males and females. Since it’s an online based company, so, I am still working as sales representative with this company even now when I have started my other job from September 2013 as an Alumnae employee in IT department of Effat University. My position here is as IT user support. So right now I am enjoying both jobs as one is related to my field as I am an Electrical and computer Engineer graduate”…” the second job is ofcourse not my profession but as a girl this job keeps me updated with all the new products of cosmetics etc."

Marwah Abdullah Hilabi
College of Science and Humanities / English & Translation Department
Academic Year: 2012-2013

"The most achievement I am proud of is having a significant work experience in the place of my employment. I am learning a lot and exposing myself to many different work situations that enhanced my skills. I found myself as a good customer focus individual who is ready to acquire more of the learning in the workplace"

Nida Anjum
College of Business / Finance
Academic Year: 2012-2013

"After Graduating from Effat University in 2012, I joined MBA (Finance) & passed with Distinction & now pursuing CFA (Chartered Financial Analysis) from Dar Al Hekma University. CFA is the top most certification In Finance field, the hardest exam to pass in Business dept, very reputed & very knowledgeable. I have recently appointed as “Financial Analyst” in SEDCO Holdings (Tarfeeh) which is the top position, with big responsibilities. SEDCO, is the top most Saudi Economic and Development Company, a leading private wealth management organization that conducts its business according to Islamic guidelines widely”…"

Noha Ahmed Al-Harthi
College of Engineering / Information Systems Department
Academic Year: 2011-2012

"Noha Ahmed Al-Harthi is currently a PhD candidate in Computer Science at KAUST, working under the supervision of Professors David E. Keyes and Hakan Bagci, and a member of the Strategic Initiative in Extreme Computing (SIEC), Computational Electromagnetics Laboratory (CEML), ACM, and IEEE. She has developed a Performance Benchmarking for the state-ofthe- art open source Fast Multipole Methods (FMM) codes, and her doctoral works elucidated fast multipole Solvers for Helmholtz problems. Noha's early research interests were in high performance computing, fast multipole methods and bioinformatics, but over time they evolved into electromagnetics and optoelectronics. She expects to graduate in Dec 2015"

Noor Alsawadi
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering Department
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"After graduation I tried to focus on my graphic design freelance business. I worked on a couple of projects for different clients that you can see on my instagram account @Noor.Alsawadi.Designs"

Reem Haysam Wali
College of Business / Operations and Information Management
Academic Year: 2013-2014

"I would like to share my work experience in the career development office, I have spent 4 months in the CDO, and I would like to thank Ms. Soad Al-Saglawi and Dr. Andrea Taguibao about their efforts towards better achievements. We have worked on different events and I gained an experience in different fields such as: ambassadors programs, Alumnae database and Summer Internship program"

Yara Mohamed Mostafa
College of Engineering / Electrical & Computer Engineering
Academic Year: 2012-2013