Faculty of Arts and Humanities

Faculty of Arts and Humanities

As a response to the national development requirements and the integrative role of the higher education in labor market, the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at Albaha University was established by the royal decree no. 9682/MB dated 05-08-1426H to meet labor market needs in the public and private sectors. The Faculty includes distinguished theoretical scientific departments of Islamic Studies, Arabic Language, Foreign Languages and History. The Faculty is committed to its educational, research and community service responsibilities in accordance with the University vision and the Kingdom educational policies.

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Dept. of Foreign Languages (English)

Department of Foreign Languages (English)


The Department of Foreign Languages was established at the beginning of the academic year 1430-1431 A.H, which is the same year the College of Arts and Humanities was established. The department offers a bachelor's degree in English Language and Literature program. Later on, it starts offering the same degree via the external study program as well as providing a master's program in English Literature.


Offering high quality programs that contribute to qualified graduates who are able to keep pace with today’s needs.


  • Bachelor degree in English Language.

  • Master's degree in English Literature.


  • Inculcating the values and ethics of the Saudi society in male and female students, which consequently develops their sense of belonging to their religion and country.

  • Meeting the needs of the local community by preparing distinguished graduates in the field of foreign languages who are competitive in the labor market.

  • Contributing to the development of society by presenting new scientific research papers in both Linguistics and Literature.

  • Contacting stakeholders in the community in order to provide career guidance services for graduates of the department.

  • Working hard to obtain academic accreditation for all programs of the Department of Foreign Languages.

  • Offering postgraduate programs in the field of Literature and Linguistics to support the scientific research and the development of society.

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Head of The Department

Dr. Abdullah Saeed Al Salleh

Email: aalsaleh@bu.edu.sa