Master of Engineering & Systems Management (MEM)

Admission Criteria

In addition to meeting the university's general graduate admission requirements, applicants must normally hold a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering (aerospace, architectural, civil, computer, electrical, industrial, mechanical, materials, nuclear, etc…), the physical sciences (physics, mathematics, and chemistry), or the natural sciences (biology). Applicants can be considered for admission on a case-by-case basis, as long as their mathematics background includes calculus and linear/matrix algebra and is judged to be sufficient by the program admission committee.

The general graduate admission requirements are as follows:

    The general graduate admission requirements are as follows:

    1. A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by the MOE.
    2.A satisfactory scholastic average; a minimum grade average of "very good" in the Bachelor degree.
    3. The graduate study application must be accompanied by a nonrefundable application fee payable to Alfaisal University.
    4.Official transcripts of all college-level work must be submitted as issued by the university.
    5. ID for Saudi national. If applicant is non-Saudi, then he/she should have an official residency (Iqama)
    6. Applicant should submit two letters of recommendations from professors who taught him/her or two recommendation letters from managers at his/her workplace.
    7. Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Management Admission Test (GMAT) or an equivalent exam held by Qias center
    8. No Student shall be allowed enrolment in two graduate programs at the same time.
    9.If the applicant comes from a country or political entity where English is not the official language, adequate proficiency in English to do graduate work, as evidenced by a TOEFL score of at least 65 on the Internet test or an IELTS Band score of at least 5.5

  • Pay 500 SAR admission fee and prepare electronic/scanned receipt (non refundable).

    Bank Details:

    Saudi British Bank (SABB)
    Alfaisal University
    A.C. No. 154 000 111 002
    IBAN NO: SA39 4500 0000 1540 0011 1002

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Complete the MEM Online Application Form. To do that, you need to sign up for a new account using a valid email address to complete the process.

If all the requirements are completed, an e-mail will be sent to the applicant within 3 working days.
Otherwise, the applicant will be notified and will be given 2 weeks to complete all the requirements.

Applications for Admission in fall semester to all Master's Programs is closed.

For more information please contact

Graduate Studies Office
Tel: +966 11 215-7702 / +966 11 215-7941
UAN: 920 000 570, 920 000 510 (Local)
Tel: +(966) 11 215 7777 (International)

Scholarship policy for Graduate Students