Praise be to Allah, Lord of the Worlds, peace and blessings be upon the noble Prophet Muhammad, his family and companions.
We welcome you to the College of Education's website, which aims at introducing the Vision, Mission, Objectives, programs, news and activities, whether it is educational, scientific, social, cultural or research related areas as well as providing a means of effective and continuous communication with the College.
The College of Education is one of the oldest colleges in Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University. It was established in 1396 AH. It consists of ten academic departments: Quranic Studies, Curricula and Teaching Methods, Foundations of Education, Psychology, Kindergarten, Special Education, Educational Administration, Educational Technology, Basic Sciences, and Humanities. It offers the following degrees: Bachelor of Education in Early Primary School teaching, Bachelor of Education in Kindergarten, Bachelor of Education in Quranic Studies. It also provides postgraduate programs that includes: Master of Arts in Educational Administration, Master of Education in Curriculum and Teaching Methods, Master of Education in School Counseling, Master of Special Education in Learning Difficulties, Higher Diploma in School Counseling, Higher Diploma in Special Education in Learning Difficulties and a Diploma in General Education.
In line with the Vision, Mission and Objectives of Imam Abdulrahman Bin Faisal University, the college is keen on its vision of becoming a leading educational and training institution in Saudi Arabia, carrying its mission by preparing educational cadres, who can contribute to building a knowledge-based society capable of competing globally. It is achieved through improving the programs of the college and its various units by providing an effective educational environment and developing the necessary capabilities to prepare these cadres to establish a scientific society based on a high level of efficiency. This is accomplished while responding to the diverse needs of society and the issues of the educational field as well as the challenges of comprehensive development by providing initiatives for educational development and optimal employment of knowledge, research and technology in light of the values and needs of the society and in accordance with the criteria of academic accreditation and by doing so we will achieve the following objectives: To provide a distinctive education to contribute in the preparation and training of cadres to carry out the mission of teaching in general or other educational fields and in various disciplines of special education. To develop scientific research and postgraduate studies in the psychological and educational fields to improve the quality of educational outputs. This is to establish the continuous improvement in academic, administrative and educational organizations; and contribute to the building of an integrated educational environment, which is characterized by creativity, excellence and positive interaction both inside and outside of the College.
Since its establishment, the college has graduated and is still graduating many teachers who have contributed and will continue to contribute to the development of the country by taking the responsibility of educating youths and to prepare them to becoming law abiding citizens who work for the progress of their religion and the well-being of their country.
In conclusion, the College, as one among the other colleges seeks to achieve its Vision, Mission and Objectives and to improve the qualities of its procedures, programs, methods and outputs through continuous review and development.
God bless you…
Dr. Adel Saad Abu Dilly
Dean, College of Education