Academically renowned and
internationally connected, Effat University is the first private
institution of higher education for women in Saudi Arabia.
we do stems from Queen Effat’s lifelong work and vision. She believed
education should be holistic and go hand-in-hand with traditional
Islamic values and respect for all human beings. She embraced
extra-curricular activities as part of a well-rounded education,
understood the importance of keeping abreast of modern technological
advances and of what could be learned from, and shared through,
That’s why we make sure our academic programs are innovative and stimulating, our worldwide
– with universities, businesses and organizations – bring you new
perspectives, and our extra- and co-curricular activities open up new
horizons for you.
As well as internationally recognized
qualifications, your time at Effat will give you an unforgettably rich
experience, from learning new skills to making great friends and
discovering more about yourself as a person.
We’ll give you all the
personal and academic support you’ll need, plus lots of opportunities to
gain practical knowledge and make a difference out in the wider
And there’ll still be plenty of time for relaxing and
having fun. We have a half-Olympic-sized swimming pool, a restaurant and
cafe, and a recently renovated Student Residence; all here to make your
free time more enjoyable. We also pride ourselves on our modern
facilities designed to help you study, including our brand-new,
state-of-the-art library with media center, electronic classrooms,
presentation rooms and large auditorium. With our many clubs and
societies you’re bound to meet other students who share your interests –
whether they lie in sport, film, charity work or simply in laying the
foundations of your great future career.