Yanbu Industrial College, an affiliate of the Royal Commission for Jubail & Yanbu, was established in 1989 to achieve the objectives of the Royal Commission, in developing human resources with high technical education and training for the Kingdom. Since its intervention, the college has undergone rapid growth in line with the growing demand for more competitive Saudi nationals with the technical, scientific and academic skills. To meet this responsibility the College is offering various academic degrees in different area of specialization from Associate Degree to full Bachelor Degree.
AT YIC we employ Competency Based Education (CBE) to ensure that graduates of all levels and types of programs are competent to achieve new levels of education and function in the real world of work. Partnership with the stakeholders helps us in creating CBE curricula and programs to assure, the right competencies are being assessed. Our advisory council consists of leading industry professionals who help develop and review YIC courses to provide a balance between theory and practical application. We regularly update our courses to reflect relevant developments in technology, industry, and research, putting you at the forefront of professional knowledge for your study area.
Most of our programs in Engineering Technology and English have accreditation from the top international accreditation agencies. The programs in Engineering Technology are accredited by the Accreditation Commission of ABET Inc., US, and our English Language Institute is accredited by the USA-based CEA (the Commission on English Language Program Accreditation). Recognition by these international accreditation boards means, our programs maintain global standards and will continue to do so in future. At YIC we give you an engaging student experience and an internationally accredited qualification with one end in mind, to make sure your education experience will lead to career success.