Department of Special Education

Department of Special Education:

As part of the university's responsibilities towards society and people with special needs in particular, the special education department was opened after the issuance of the high-level Decree on 18/1/1426 AH. It started to offer programs and educational plans to become one of the important departments within the new system of the Faculty of Education.

Vision :

Leadership and excellence at the local and global level.


Providing world-class educational, research and service programs that cater to the needs of special groups in the community in accordance with Islamic principles.


Degrees awarded by the Department:

- Master of Intellectual Disability.

- Master of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

- Master of Learning Disabilities (Math).

- Master of Learning Disabilities (Arabic Language).

- Master of Hearing Impairment.

Contact Information:

  • Postal address: Taif - Taif University - Faculty of Education - Department of Special Education, P.O. Box: 888, Al-Hawiyah – Taif, 21944.
  • Telephone of the Head of Department: Dr. Malik Mohammed Alrefaei: 00966-012-7342208 Ext.: 1008
  •  Fax: 012-7342208
  •  Email: