The Faculty of Science was established in the academic year 1393/1394 H (1973/1974G), in jeddah,including the following departments : mathematics,physics,chemistry,geology
and biological .
Following that a department for sea science was established beside the metrology department and astrology section of the physics department in 1398/1399 H. Later the sea science section became an independent institute under management and supervision of the faculty. In 1400/1401 H it was converted to a faculty under the name of sea science faculty. Also the metrology department became an independent high institute in the same year .....more