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Effat College of Humanities

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Effat College of Humanities offers two Undergraduate Programs; the English and Translation  program that were developed in collaboration with Western Sydney University and Uzbekistan State World Languages University, and the Psychology program that were developed in collaboration with Carnegie Mellon University university. In addition to Master program; the Master of Science in Translation Studies that were developed in collaboration with  Western Sydney University. The programs which are taught in English, follow the American style in education and delivery based on the liberal Arts educational philosophy.  All students are required to undertake general education to enlarge their scope of knowledge and then specialize in the major that they have chosen for their future career. To prepare the graduates for their future careers as well as develop their research abilities, they have to undergo an internship and produce a piece of research before they graduate.  ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


To become the best provider of interdisciplinary education in the fields of humanities –one which is worthy of the 21st century and applicable to society—through international perspective, broad expertise, awareness of history and institutional values, pride in traditions, sense of community, and rational optimism for the future.


To provide high quality interdisciplinary education that adheres to Effat University’s core values of being committed to the ethical use of science and knowledge and striving to offer sound community leadership. Our graduates will excel in their respective fields through their talents to analyze and think thoroughly, solve problems creatively, and communicate effectively.


  1. Enrich the College's national and international recognition by strengthening its presence in the community and enhancing its active contribution to the fulfilment of the nation's 2030 vision.

  2.  Continue to provide a positive and productive work environment in the College through efficient and transparent leadership; maintain national accreditation, enhance opportunities of international accreditation, and strive to help the University reach the country’s 2020 transformational goals of being a highly ranked institution.

  3. Uphold academic excellence in our current bachelors programs and masters program by providing innovative education, and work towards implementing further distinctive and reputable bachelors and graduate programs; promote comprehensive, wide-ranging learning and research activities amongst students, faculty, and admin staff by providing sufficient up-to-date and easily accessible learning resources.

  4.  Continue to attract high quality students, to cultivate excellence in student development, and to graduate true representatives of Queen Effat’s Legacy, who will be effective instruments of change and social and economic well-being.

  5.  Develop the professional skills of the College’s faculty and staff and continue to recruit research-oriented faculty.

  6. Promote comprehensive, sustainable, wide-ranging learning and research activities amongst students, faculty, and admin staff by providing sufficient up-to-date and easily accessible information technology, ensuring safe, appropriate, and functional facilities, and sustaining the College’s financial stability to fulfil the requirements of academic and personal growth of students, faculty, and staff.

  7.  Enhance the College’s research quality and profile by boosting faculty research, publications, and conference participation with the aim to help realize the objectives of the Saudi Vision 2030.

  8. Strengthen the College’s relations and interactions with the national and international community through fruitful joint endeavours with nationwide and global partners


    Name Email Phone Position
    Dr. Ayman S. 122137680Director of Effat Library & Cultural Museum
    Dr. Linda F. 122137791Assistant Professor & Dean of Effat College of Humanities
    Dr. Eman 122137789Assistant Professor & Dean of Quality Assurance
    Dr. Ranya Elie 122137790Associate Professor, Chair of ET Dept. & Director of MTI program
    Dr. Tabassum 122137785Associate Professor & Chair of Psychology Department
    Dr. Khadija 122137949Assistant Professor & Chair of GEP
    Dr. Ali 122137955Associate Professor
    Dr. Mohammed 122137953Associate Professor
    Dr. Pakenam 122137761Assistant Professor & Coordinator of Effat English Academy
    Dr. Ahmad 122137786Assistant Professor
    Ms. Vivian 122137989English Instructor
    Dr. Kathleen 122137792Assistant Professor
    Ms. Shumaila 122137988English Instructor
    Dr. Mohammad 122137956Assistant Professor
    Dr. Obaida G. 122137793Assistant Professor
    Dr. Saddiga Al- 122137805Assistant Professor
    Dr. Sena 122137997Assistant Professor
    Dr. Toni 122137806Assistant Professor
    Ms. Abeer 122137801Coordinator
    Ms. Lisa Zuppé 122137799Lecturer & Executive Director of International Affairs
    Ms. Friederike 122137951German Instructor