M.Sc. On Campus

Building Science

Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University

24 months
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The College of Architecture and Planning’s Department of Building Engineering established the Building Science program of the Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University in order to address the local demand for experts in this discipline.


The Building Science program of the Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University is unique in the region and complements other graduate programs in related fields.


  • Satisfy essential objectives such as fulfilling the needs at the local, regional and national levels for specialists who are knowledgeable in the field of building engineering who can effectively apply scientific methods to environmental matters.
  • Provide an opportunity for students to continue their academic careers and pursue their research interests in areas of vital concern to not only the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia but the academic community as well.

Programme Structure

  • Compulsory courses credits: 15 hours
  • General elective courses credits: 6 hours
  • Area elective courses credits: 12 hours
  • Optional Elective courses credits: 6 hours
  • Thesis Research: 6 Hours

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants should either be citizens of Saudi Arabia or if they are not citizens, they must have been awarded an official postgraduate scholarship.
  • Applicants should have a degree from a Saudi university or from an accredited university from outside the Kingdom. 
  • Students must exhibit proper conduct, behavior and be medically fit.
  • Applicants must provide two recommendation letters from professors who have taught them.
  • If the applicant is employed, he must provide an approval from his supervisor.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in the same field GPA must not be less than very Good .
  • Pass the English test.

Tuition Fee

  • SAR 500 per credit


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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