The University Establishment:

    The custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz, may Allah bless him, issued a royal decree of establishing Najran University on Shawaal 10th,1427A.H. during the inauguration ceremony of the University campus.

The University Location:

    Najran University is located on the Eastern outskirts of the city of Najran, with an area of 18 million square meters, thus becoming the largest University campus all over the Kingdom. The University will include two campuses for males and females. It consist of 15 and 10 colleges for males and females respectively, with an overall capacity of 45 thousand students. The university will also have a medical city, a research center, a sport and entertainment arenas and accommodation for the faculty and staff members as well as students. There will also be a future investment city to serve as a trust foundation for the university. The investment will include, not exclusively, hotels, commercial centers and private schools.

The University Colleges:

The University comprises at the moment fourteen colleges, as follows:

1. College of Applied Medical Sciences grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Clinical Laboratories Sciences
- Department of Nursing
- Department of Radiology Sciences
- Department of Natural Therapy
- Department of Medical and Biomedical Equipment
2. College of Computer Science and Information Technology grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Computer Science
- Department of Information Technology
- Department of Computer Engineering
- Department of Network Engineering and Telecommunications
3. College of Education grants BA degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Education and Psychology
- Department of Home Economics
- Department of Kindergarten Education
- Department of Special Education
- Department of Curriculum and Instructions
4. College of Community grants University diplomas and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Computer Sciences
- Department of Medical Sciences
- Department of Administrative Sciences
5. College of Medicine grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Surgery
- Department of Microbiology
- Department of Internal Medicine
- Department of Physiology
- Department of Family and Community Medicine
- Department of Pediatrics
- Department of Pathology
- Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Department of Biochemistry
6. College of Dentistry grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Preventive Dental Sciences
- Department of Restorative Dental Sciences
- Department of Prosthetic Dental
- Department of Maxillofacial Surgery & Diagnostic Sciences
7. College of Administrative Sciences grants BA degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Business Administration
- Department of Public Administration
- Department of Accountancy
- Department of Administrative Information Systems
- Department of Systems
- Department of Marketing and E-Commerce
8. College of Pharmacy grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Pharmaceuticals
- Department of Clinical Pharmacy
- Department of Drugs
- Department of Pharmacology
- Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
9. College of Engineering grants BS degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of Mechanical Engineering
- Department of Industrial Engineering
- Department of Electrical Engineering
- Department of Civil Engineering
- Department of Chemical Engineering
- Department of Architectural Engineering
10. College of Languages grants BA degrees and consists of the following departments:
- Department of English Language
- Department of Translation
11. College of Arts and Sciences grants BA degrees in the following majors:
A – Scientific Majors:
* Department of Mathematics
* Department of Physics
* Department of Chemistry
* Department of Biology
B – Humanities:
* Department of Arabic
* Department of English
12. College of Arts and Sciences of Sharora grants BA degrees in the following majors:
A – Scientific Majors
* Department of Chemistry
* Department of Mathematics
* Department of Computer Sciences
B – Theoretical Departments:
* Department of Arabic Language
* Department of Islamic Studies
* Department of English Language
* Department of Education and Kindergarten Education
13. College of  Nursing:  and :
  A -Grants BA degrees:

     - Department of Nursing

  B  - Department of Midwifery grants diplomas degrees in the following majors: 

     - Department of Nursing Learning and Administration.

     - Nursing Depart of Surgical and Internal Medicine.

     - Nursing Depart of Mater and child Health.

     - Nursing Depart of Comm Health and Mental Heal

14. College of Sharia and Fundamentals of Religion grants BA degrees in the following majors:
- Department of Sharia
- Department of Fundamentals of Religion

     The University also comprises a deanship to serve the community and continuous learning, grants diplomas in several medical, scientific and administrative majors as well as supervises enrollment and parallel learning in coordination with the concerned departments in the university.
Furthermore, the University includes a deanship for the freshmen where most of the university students enroll in preparation for their medical, scientific and administrative majors.