Department of Physics

Welcome to the website of the Department of Physics at Alfaisal University. The Department of Physics at Alfaisal University provides high quality physics education, producing well prepared graduates who are confident in their abilities and understanding of various physics subjects. To accomplish this mission, the department relies on its world-class faculty members. Our Department is currently offering physics courses for engineering and life sciences students. These courses cover subjects related to classical mechanics, electricity, electromagnetism and optics. We are also offering elective courses for business students related to Astronomy, Energy and Environment. In the near future, the Department will aim to offer a Master's of Science degree in physics with a focus on energy and environmental science, topics that are of critical importance for the country and the region. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or suggestions.


The Department of Physics is rapidly becoming a nationally and internationally recognized model for training the next generation of Highly Qualified Personnel (HQP) for strategic sectors, such as Alternative Energy and Nanotechnology and Health, for the global community as well as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


To provide world-class education and training of students in Applied Physics. Capitalizing on our high-caliber faculty, the Department will encourage and support cutting-edge research activities that can exploit the exceptional local infrastructure. Our ultimate goal is to serve the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia by contributing significantly to the development of a knowledge-based economy.

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