King Saud University
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (4-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 3.25/5.0
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year first degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1957; Saudi Arabia's oldest and largest university. The secondary school certificate (12 years of education) is the usual admission requirement.
|B+||4.5||85- 89%||D+||2.5||65- 69%|
|B||4.0||80- 84%||D||2.0||60- 64%|
|C+||3.5||75- 79%||F||1.0||0- 59%|
Semester/cumulative grade point averages reported on transcript.
Languages of instruction: Arabic and English.
Master's: 2-4 years after bachelor's degree; by coursework, examinations and thesis.
Ph.D.: 3-5 years after master's degree; by coursework, examinations and dissertation.
Last updated: May 09, 2005