The Faculty of Science is one of the oldest and largest colleges at King Saud University comprising eight departments offering both undergraduate and graduate programs; serving more than three thousand students of the college in addition to its largest role in teaching basic sciences to students of other colleges of the university.
During the last three years the College of Science had taken confident steps towards development and upgrading all undergraduates program to keep up with modern scientific achievement. These steps will improve the educational outcome in terms of students knowledge and experience required to compete in the labor market that will enable them to serve society effectively; the outstanding improvement enabled the college to achieve the academic accreditation for its fifteen academic programs from the German Accreditation Agency (ASIIN e.V) and to continue hard work to get the academic accreditation from the National Commission of Academic Accreditation and Assessment (NCAAA). Furthermore, the college's strategic plan is directed toward establishing an attractive cross-disciplinary academic program meet the needs of the national labor market.
Research is another bright side of our college; achieving first place at the university level in the excellence of the published ISI papers during the last year makes the college an active arm contributing to accomplish the vision of the university in global leadership. The college of science is committed to work continuously providing an adequate academic environment, conductive to our faculty achieving highest level of academic and research performance. Persuade faculty members on the scientific research by providing scientific equipment, overcoming obstacles; attract active scientist, and reviewing the performance of the contractor's faculty members.