Arab Open University is a unique university that offers a perfect mixture of all forms of education: open education, e-learning, education by correspondence, and traditional classroom lectures that are combined with the highest levels of academic excellence. Arab Open University has several branches across the Middle East, including Kuwait, Jordan, Lebanon, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Oman and it has several branches in Saudi Arabia including Riyadh Jeddah , Dammam , Madinah , Ahsa , Hail. The Arab Open University affiliated with the UK Open University. The Arab Open University includes five faculties:
- Faculty Of Business Studies - Faculty Of Computer Studies - Faculty Of Education - Faculty Of General Studies - Faculty Of Language Studies. The University was established in 2002 and established in saudi arabia in Riyadh in 2003. The director of Saudi Arabia Branch is Professor Mohammed Al-Zakri.