Northern Border University is located in Arar, Saudi Arabia. It was founded in 2007.
University has 16 colleges:
- Nine in Arar
- Four in Rafha
- Two in Turayf
- One in Al Uwayqilah
It has a variety of majors having multiple levels, including bachelor's and master's degrees.
The university is in the Northern border area on the Saudi-Iraqi border. Several higher education colleges in the region were merged to form this complex which was completed following a decision to annex Boys' and Girls’ colleges to the Ministry of Education.
Ministry of Education completed the development of final plans of the design of the university's campus. Disciplines, departments and colleges to be opened in the university will be discussed and considered later to enhance the role of the university in serving the people of the region.