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King Abdulaziz University


Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

King Abdulaziz University (KAU) was founded in 1967 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. Designed by English architect John Elliott, it had 2,000 faculty and more than 37,000 students in 2000/2001. Established initially as a private university by a group of businessmen led by Sheikh Muhammad Abu Bakr Bakhashab Pasha and including the writer Hamza Bogary.[1] King Abdulaziz University was converted to a state university in 1971.