The government of the Two Holy Mosques, may Allah protect it, does her best to comfort the Saudi citizen and put them culturally in the advanced ranks among advanced people, The government did strenuous efforts to put development plans to develop and improve the good guided state , to meet the needs of the citizen ,providing them with means of comfort and create noble education and opportunities for work throughout the sprawling Kingdom. The educational institutions, especially the University of Najran, have taken the responsibility of preparing scientifically and technically qualified generations to cover development plans and to go on with the overall renaissance experienced by our Kingdom. The University of Najran felt great responsibility placed on it which stemming from its position to contribute to this comprehensive development by preparing reliable generations for the development, construction by using different techniques and handling general engineering and construction-related issues in Najran region.
University Council agreed to establish the Faculty of Engineering at 23/11/1430 H due to the growing need of the country and Najran region for engineers and this is to complete the blessed steps adopted by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques ,may Allah protect him .The college began with 2 departments ,civil and electrical engineering and architecture. Najran university provided the college with a group of scientists specializing on the fields of engineering to teach our sons – the builders of the future of our beloved homeland. The university established the modern laboratories and provided them with modern tools according to the highest international standards to train our students. The university is still completing the establishment of three new sections in engineering, the chemical engineering, mechanical engineering and industrial engineering.
Abdullah Alwadie, Ph.D.
College of Engineering, Najran University