Biomedical Engineering Program
The Government of the Kingdom Saudi Arabia has taken many initiatives to promote women’s advancement in the labor market. One of the goals of the Ministry of Education Ten – Year Plan
1425–1435 (2004–2014) is the “Organization of girls’ technical education.” Ministry of Economy and Planning in their Ninth Development Plant has emphasized the need for diversification of female employment and has stressed to ensuring that female graduates have the competencies needed for competition. In an effort empowering the Females to join the labor force and hence contribute towards the broader economic development of the region, King Fiasal University has opened engineering education to female students by offering Biomedical Engineering Program at the College of Engineering.