With a population of 7.3 million, Riyadh is the capital and largest city of Saudi Arabia. Foreign students can enrol at a growing number of world-renowned universities in Riyadh (الجامعات في الرياض).Studying in Saudi Arabia gives students the chance to explore the nation’s distinctive political and cultural environment, while visiting some of the Middle East’smost ancient archaeological sites.
Facts about studying in Riyadh:
- Riyadh has the largest all-female university in the world, the Princess Nora bint Abdul Rahman University
- Saudi Arabia claims 12 of the top 100 universities in the Arab region
- Higher education in the fields of petroleum and engineering are amongst the best in the region