Message from the MD- Managing Director


Welcome to Yanbu University College (YUC), where excellence is nurtured, pursued and celebrated as we strive to attain your educational goals and plan the career that fulfils your greatest aspirations. YUC was established in 2005. It is governmental institution under auspices of the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu.

YUC programs and curricula are comprehensive and at the same time adhere with exemplary international standards.  YUC has been increasingly recognized nationally and internationally through honors, awards and invitation to speak at prestigious conferences.

YUC provides exciting educational opportunities for students. Our students are engaged in programs that foster curiosity, critical thinking, innovation and professional skills. We are proud to claim that our graduates are highly sought in Saudi Arabia and likely to earn starting salaries above the average.

We are committed to support your success through world-class teaching, learning and research where YUC has been accredited by Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), SOCPA, The Chartered Institute of Logistic and Transport, and ACBSP.  This means that YUC has passed their review, audit, and completed various requirements.

Our aim is to serve as a center of knowledge and be part of the global education community that is aimed to prepare students for success in the real world. YUC is proud to collaborate with research institutions and industry with partners such as Pearson, ORACLE, CISCO, SAP, CompTIA and Webster University.

We have never rested our laurels, and we continue to grow and transform in the best interest of our students. We keep expanding and improving our facilities both to accommodate our growing population and to ensure our students have access to state-of-the-art facilities. Currently, we are in the final stages of completing the YUC new campus in a 50-hectare plot of land to house 40 buildings with capacity to accommodate 19,000 persons.

YUC is more than a college – it is a community that is led by our dedicated faculty and staff. Together, our supportive community is here to help students to realize their full potential and propel into a successful life. I encourage you to visit us, meet students and faculty, and closely observe the opportunities, activities, services, and facilities that YUC offers.

YUC is located in Yanbu Industrial City which is the most southern part of Yanbu city. It is a vibrant city surrounded by small and large organizations that will provide internship and employment opportunities. The sober climate and the natural beauty of the western Red Sea coast is a wonderful background of the city and the vast recreational activities enable you to develop a healthy balance between you academic and healthy leisure life.

YUC is your life transforming and empowering conduit. By attending YUC, you will strengthen your readiness to compete the current work locally and globally. If you are looking for an excellent education in an excellent environment, you have found it. Wholehearted Welcome!


Dr. Samer Alsobhi

Managing Director


Yanbu University College