University ranking. King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals is among the best educational institutions in Saudi Arabia, that is among the top 5 universities according to the national rankings. The university is in the top 5% of the most prestigious educational institutions on the planet. It is famous for its education quality in the following disciplines: «Engineering and Technology», «Natural Science», «Social Sciences and Management», «Mathematics». The university is in the top 400 in education quality. UPM is popular among the employers as they gladly hire its graduates.
Application process and the cost of tuition. The students must pass examinations in order to get admitted to the university. The academic year is traditionally divided into semesters.
The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals teaches more than 6 thousand students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. The ratio is 1 foreign student to 8 local ones. To ensure that the quality of education stays high the university has an academic staff consisting of more than 1100 specialists. A large number of teachers are foreign specialists. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.
Infrastructure of UPM. The university has a dedicated library.
|جامعة الملك فهد للبترول و المعادن|
Bachelor (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
Master (foreigners) Check the current price on the official website of the university
|Living expenses||$447 -831 USD/month|
|Quality of teaching||114|
|Citations per Faculty||374|
|Ranking in world by sphere|
|Engineering and Technology||98|
|Social Sciences and Management||321|
|Ranking in world by discipline|
|UniPage World University Ranking||291|
|QS World University Rankings||201|
|ARWU Academic Ranking||401|
|Russian||Университет нефти и полезных ископаемых имени короля Фахда|
|Arabic||جامعة الملك فهد للبترول والمعادن|
|German||King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals|
|Spanish||Universidad Rey Fahd de Petróleo y Minerales|
|French||Université Rois Fahd du pétrole et des mines|
|Portuguese||Universidade King Fahd de Petróleo e Minerais|
|old||King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals|
|alt||King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals|