The Council for Higher Education Issued its decision No. (13/44/1427) dated 21/10/1427 H concerning establishment of the Faculty of Engineering. The decision to establish the faculty came to keep up with the renaissance taking place in the Kingdom in many areas, as the engineering is the profession that employs science to serve the welfare of society as well as to keep pace with the progress in scientific and technological advancement in the twenty-first century. The faculty was established to address the needs of the engineering market at the national and regional levels. The faculty started with its activities and functions from the academic year 1429/1430 H, where 80 students have been accepted in the first year. This number of students is continuously increasing every year. The period of study in the Faculty of Engineering five years divided into ten semesters (levels) of study. In addition, sixteen weeks summer training in companies and institutions under the supervision of faculty members.
"A distinguished faculty in Engineering Education, innovative research, and the knowledge-based economy, both locally and internationally."
"To graduate qualified engineers in accordance with the International Academic Standards and prepare them to meet the changing needs of society. These graduates will be able to compete locally and internationally. The Faculty of Engineering is committed to providing excellent education and pursuing relevant scientific research and partnership with industry and governmental societies."
1. To deliver distinguished academic education that meets the needs of the labor market. 2. Providing creative research to contribute to building the knowledge economy of society 3. Effective involvement to sustainable development and community service. 4. Offer a stimulating and attractive learning environment. 5. Develop an effective administrative and organizational environment in the college. 6. Providing innovative financing sources.