Program Information

The Master of Business Administration (MBA) program at Al Yamamah University is designed to develop a leadership and entrepreneurial mindset to take on the responsibilities of leading successful teams and advance one’s career path, thanks to the broad perspectives it gives of the complexities of the modern business ecosystem. The curriculum is learner-centered, balancing theory and practice, ensuring that students are equipped with decision-making, analytical and problem-solving skills.

This flexible evening program allows full-time employees to pursue their academic studies at a master’s degree in a manner that does not conflict with their work or family responsibilities and commitments.

The program is taught by highly qualified faculty with a wealth of professional and academic experience, providing students with a dynamic learning environment that encourages collaboration and promotes the development of critical thinking skills.

The MBA program at Al Yamamah University is the perfect choice for full-time working executives who are looking for a challenging and rewarding educational experience that best prepares them to advance their careers, establish a new business, or broaden their academic and professional horizons.

Program Duration & Class Times

  • Program period: 18-24 months.
  • Classes Time:  Evening Classes.
  • Program credits hours: 42 hours

Admission Requirements

All applicants for admission to the MBA program at the College of Business Administration are required to have the followings:

  1. A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from an accredited institution recognized by the Ministry of Education (MOE) with a minimum cumulative grade average of “Good”.
  2. Applicants who earned their bachelor’s degrees from a country where English is not the official language must satisfy, at least, one of the following English proficiency tests (not older than three years from the admission date):
    • TOEFL iBT = 65 or above
    • IELTS = 5.5 or above with a minimum score of 5.0 in all parts
    • Al Yamamah University’s English Placement Test (EPT) = L7 or above
  1. Two letters of recommendations from professors who taught you in the past. Alternatively, two letters from managers/supervisors to whom you reported at the workplace in the last five years.
  2. Updated CV
  3. Applicants with non- business backgrounds may be required to complete one or two of the Pre-Grad courses (foundation courses).


Tuition fees (4 semesters) SR 153,000
Tuition fees + WSU Diploma SR 171,000


The above fees do not include:

  • Admission fees
  • English placement test fees
  • Foundation courses fees (if applicable)

Details of Fees & Academic Hours

Admission fees SR 3,000 (non-refundable)
English Placement Test (if applicable) SR 500


Fees Hours Total hours fees
Foundation courses (if applicable) SR 2,000/hour 6 SR 2,000 x 6 = SR 12,000
Academic courses SR 3,600/hour 39 SR 3,600 x 39 = SR SR 140,400
Graduation project SR 4,500/hour 3 SR 4,500 x 3 = SR 13,500
WSU Diploma (optional) SR 5,500/hour 9 SR 5,500 x 9 = SR 49,500


Academic program fees (4 semesters) (Total of 42 accredited credit hours including graduation project)

Overall cost of the academic program is:

SR 140,400 + SR 13,500 = SR 153,900

Academic program fees + WSU Diploma (SR 3,600 x 30) + (SR 5,500 x 9) + (SR 4,500 x 3) = SR 171,000

Application Process

STEP 1:  Fill-in the application form; (Click Here)

STEP 2: Submit (scan) the following documents:

  • A copy of the original bachelor certificate
  • A copy of the student academic records
  • English Proficiency Scores: TOEFL, IELTS
  • A copy of the national ID or Iqama
  • Updated CV
  • Two recommendation letters

STEP 3: The Graduate Admission Office will review all applications. You will be notified by email with the result.

STEP 4: Accepted students will be provided with a payment link to pay the admission fees, reserve the seat, and issue the university number.

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