King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals

country rank : 3

world rank     : 1041

University Overview


Founded in 1963, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized town of Dhahran (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Ash Sharqiyah. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 8,000-8,999 students) men only higher education institution. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 54 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. KFUPM also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity


University Name(s)

جامعة الملك فهد للبترول والمعادن



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Yearly Tuition Range


uniRank Tuition Range Matrix

Local student Not reported Not reported
Int’l student Not reported Not reported


University Admissions


Gender Admission
Men Only

International Students
Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission

Admission Selection
Yes, based on entrance examinations

Admission Rate
Not reported

Admission Office



Size and Profile


Student EnrollmentTotal Enrolment Range

Academic StaffTotal Faculty Range

Control TypeControl Type

Entity TypeEntity Type


Facilities and Services 


LibraryUniversity Library

Not reported

Sport FacilitiesUniversity Sport Facilities

Financial Aids
Not reported

Study Abroad
Not reported

Distance Learning
Not reported




Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Education, Saudi Arabia

Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)




  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)


Academic Structure




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