King Saud University for Health Sciences

06 January 2013

Key Facts

  • Owner Saudi Arabia National Guard Health Affairs
  • Location Saudi Arabia
  • Status Execution
  • Classification University, School, Education Construction
  • Contract ($m) $1,600m
  • Contract Type Build
  • Main Contract Completion Q4 2012
  • Contact the project owner (MEED Projects subscribers only)


Built over an area of five million square metres (sq m) in Riyadh, 4.75 million sq m in Jeddah and 6.42 million sq m in Al-Ahsa, it will have a total built-up area of 1.6 million sq m for the Riyadh campus, two million sq m for Jeddah and 1.4 million sq m for the campus in Al-Ahsa.

The Riyadh campus will have a capacity of 10,000 students. The housing complex includes 150 villas, 500 apartments for staff and 2,000 apartments for students.

The Jeddah and Al-Ahsa campuses will each have 1,000 apartment and villas for students.

The university will also include:

  • Service outlets
  • Data centres
  • IP telephony system
  • IPTV system
  • Parking control system
  • Mail sorting machines
  • Associated facilities

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