About the department

The Department of English, University College, Farasan, was founded in (1429-1430 AH) / 2009. The department teaches all the three streams of English including Language, Literature and Linguistics courses for the graduate students.  The English program has four years degree course with eight levels in it.  The first batch of graduated students from this campus belonged to the year 1433 AH (2012).

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Program Vision:

Achieving excellence in learning outcomes, research and innovation in the humanities and literature locally and globally to contribute to community service

Program Mission:

The English language program at Jazan University will be a pioneering program at the national level that promotes high-quality education, innovative research, and community service.

Program Message:

The English Language Program aspires to provide graduates with high-quality educational and research skills to master theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the fields of English language and literature to enable them to contribute to community service while meeting the requirements of the local labor market.

Program Values

Citizenship: cherishing national identity and sensing social responsibility.

Affiliation: A sense of commitment and initiative towards the goals and objectives of the university.

Responsibility: Adherence to ethical standards and business values.

Excellence: application of standard practices and provision of quality services.

Building competences: Investing in Human Capital.

Teamwork: Devoting the principle of cooperation and work in the spirit of one team.


Department Goals

Program Goals:

1. Qualifying students in the fields of English language and literature for professional employment.
2. Enhancing students' abilities to develop research skills through critical and analytical thinking in the areas of linguistics, English literature and literary theory.
3. Qualifying students to achieve a high level of proficiency in audio and written communication.
4. Qualifying students to participate in projects that help them serve the local community.
5. Facilitate independent learning to help students pursue graduate studies and careers.

Graduate Attributes :

  1. Effective writing and communication skills in English.
  2. Good knowledge of English language, linguistics and literature.
  3. Develop problem-solving, creative thinking and interpretation skills.
  4. Gain ethical and intellectual research skills.
  5. Digital awareness, tolerance and understanding of other cultures.
  6. Build time management skills, teamwork and personal abilities.

Services for students and faculty


Department of English at University College Farasan celebrated October as Breast Cancer Awareness month to spread awareness about breast cancer among college students and faculty members.

23 Rabi’ Al-Awwal 1443

That on Tuesday, 9/2/2021 CE, corresponding to 27/6/1442 AH, a workshop entitled (Using free applications and software assistance in e-learning) was activated. The topics of the workshop included the following: Explanation of Microsoft How to use

14 Rabi’ Al-Awwal 1443

Farasan University College, represented by the Initiatives Unit, sponsored by the Dean of the College, and under the supervision of the Vice Dean for Academic Affairs, included a workshop entitled: Effective Communication Skills. The workshop was

14 Rabi’ Al-Awwal 1443
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Sunday 22 Jumada Al-Ula 1443