Founded 1976 by Presidential Decree. Admitted first students 1977. A State Institution enjoying independence in academic administration and financial matters. Financed by the Government.
Accreditation: Accreditation Board for Engineering and Tecnology (ABET), Centre for Quality Assurance in International Education
- Humanities and Social Sciences FacultyFields of study: Urban Studies, Family Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Arabic, Archaeology, Public Relations, Translation and Interpretation, Mass Communication, Linguistics, French, Journalism, Geography, Social Work, Sociology, Philosophy, Literature, Political Sciences, History, Psychology, English
- Admission details: Secondary school certificate (Shahadat Al-Thanawiya Al-Amma)