located at the heart of the vibrant city of Jeddah, non-profit university which
provides quality education at international standards. Operating under the
umbrella of King Faisal Foundation, and is a fully institutionally accredited
and all its bachelor programs are accredited from the Education and Training Evaluation
Commission, the University offers rigorous educational graduate and
undergraduate programs conducive to lifelong learning within four colleges.
At Effat, our
students are inspired and motivated to gain a true passion for advancement
in a place where academic programs are
innovative and stimulating. Our worldwide academic partnerships with
universities such as Georgetown, Syracuse, Carnegie Mellon, Duke, Auburn, Tisch
School, Western Sydney, and Tokai bring new perspectives to our programs.
Furthermore, the Ambassador’s Program –co-curricular activities and
experiences- open up new horizons for our students.
Effat University, Qasr Khuzam Street, Old Makkah Road
P.O.Box 34689 Jeddah 21478
1. Effat College of Humanities
2. Effat College of Business
3. Effat College of Engineering
4. Effat College of Architecture & Design
Social and Educational Development & Enrichment Programs and Activities carried out by the University and its colleges:
Four Main Annual Educational Conferences:
- Islamic Finance Conference
- Learning & Technology Conference
- English & Translation ConferenceMemaryat International Conference
- Memaryat International Conference
Students, their families, and those who are interested in
joining the University are welcomed on that day to learn about the specialties
Academic and Supportive Centers
There are four supportive centers to help
students in their journey of studying and academic and enable them achieve
their goals. These centers offer workshops and counseling on a regular basis
throughout the semester targeting students at all academic levels. Academic and
supportive centers also work with academic departments to guide and advise
students who are on probation or warning.
These centers are:
- The Center For Communication And Rhetoric
To assist, encourage, and develop each student's confidence in their public speaking skills.
- The Independent Learning Center
The ILC fosters skills that contribute to students' abilities to increase their independence in learning and develop confidence toward their studies. The programs offered by the ILC contribute to the overall academic, professional, and personal growth of all students.
- Career Development Office
The career development office aims to help Effat university students and alumnae to become leaders of the future and be exceptional professionals by developing and enhancing their personal and professional skills.
- Center of Excellence in Writing and Speaking
The CEWS facilitates the best technological software and programs to develop students' writing and speaking skills. The programs offered by the CEWS contribute to the overall academic, professional, and personal growth of all students.
Program at the Enhancement Centers
Effat Ambassadors Program: A unique program that equips Effat students with the
skills, experiences and attitudes necessary for intellectual, social, moral,
physical and professional development.
The Educational Support Program: It aims to facilitate students' successful
progress in their academic courses by helping them develop the academic and
personal skills needed for a successful and timely graduation.
Extracurricular Activities & Programs
activities and programs provide students at Effat University complete approach
to education, which provides them with an opportunity to develop through the
"IQRA" values; Lifelong Research, Ethical Social & Educational
Values, Responsible & Creative Leadership, Effective Communication &
Outreach - which will help the students to develop their skills of personal,
social, academic and professional. These aspects that lead to the enhancement
of skills and competencies required in Effat University graduates.