The Electrical Engineering Program aims to respond to the high demand in the Electrical Engineering of the Middle East for engineers capable of developing innovative approaches to solve the related engineering problems.
Investigations and surveys of manpower needs in Saudi Arabia have indicated a high need for highly qualified electrical engineers. The economy is growing rapidly especially in the electrical engineering area where a lot of money and effort are being invested.
EE has aligned with Saudi Vision 2030 by training and educating the students to meet Vision commitments on localized defense industries, a renewable energy market, and sustainability, a developed digital infrastructure - to develop the electrical power infrastructure, especially on the transmission and distribution networks. The program will teach the fundamentals of these aspects along with what is needed in the market. The EE program is conceived with industry partners and ensures world-class facilities that provide students with the knowledge and technical expertise in a wide range of Electrical and Electronics domains which include the latest research areas like Smart Grid, Power Electronics, and Electric Vehicle, etc. Electrical Engineers are required in various core industries, IT companies in the private and public sectors. Besides, the program enhances the creativity of the students to develop innovative projects and eventually results in novel products that help to starts their own company.