Industrial Engineering


Industrial engineering is a branch of engineering and one of the important disciplines in the field. It is concerned with the science of mechanical design and various manufacturing and production processes as well as all necessary stages such as planning, assembly, testing, analysis, processing and development to have the best value at the lowest cost while taking into consideration the human and economic factors from a perspective that establishes a practical and effective industrial organization.
It covers systems engineering, quality, supply chains, human process engineering, preventive maintenance and safety, facility planning and the work environment. Industrial engineers are interested in designing, operating, and analyzing industrial and service production systems to reduce production costs, increase efficiency, improve the quality of products and services, ensure the health and safety of workers, protect the environment, and comply with government regulations.


To prepare industrial engineering graduates equipped with world-class professional competencies capable of conducting scientific research and rendering community services allowing for a sustainable development.


An industrial engineer who is capable to do the following:

  • Effectively apply contemporary tools of industrial engineering to meet the needs of the upcoming challenging industrial world.
  • Professionally and effectively solve real-world problems in process design and/or improvement; in different industrial and managerial settings.
  • Functionally demonstrate ongoing professional and intellectual growth as managers and leaders in Industrial Engineering, society, and their communities.

Career opportunities

Common Industrial Engineering careers include:

• Project Engineer

• Production Engineer

• Cost Engineer

• Safety Engineer

• Strategic Planner

• Quality Assurance Engineer


Credit Hours:

139 hours

Study Language:



4 years

Average fees for 15 credit hours per semester:

26250 SR

Tuition Fees:

1750  SR / HOUR

Mode Of Study:


At Jeddah International College (JIC), we offer you an array of undergraduate and graduate programs to choose from. Our dedicated faculty and staff provide encouragement guidance to enable you to make the right choices.