Formation :
Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS) was established in 1980 as part of an Arab resolution to form the first Arab university specialized in graduate studies, research and training in all areas of security in its most comprehensive sense.
It was graciously hosted by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The latter provided premises and full support, both material and non-material. Also, this University received direct patronage by His Royal Highness, Prince Abdulaziz bin Saud bin Naif, Minister of Interior, and the Chairman of the Supreme Council of NAUSS. Their Excellencies
the Arab Interior Ministers extended generous assistance to Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS).

     Vision :
To lead security sciences and strategic studies to attain an exceptional academic standard both in the Arab World and internationally.

Mission :
The mission of Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS) is to advance the progressive development of security sciences both in theory and methodology. The underlying intent is to contribute to developing the performance of security and criminal justice personnel based upon a comprehensive concept of security with guidance from Islamic Sharia and strategies predicting future security challenges and threats and the suggestive means to overcome them through scholastic approaches.

Objectives :
Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS) strives to accomplish the following main objectives:
1- To provide the foundations of security sciences and introduce the injunctions of Islamic criminal legislations.
2- To provide academic specializations at graduate level in the various disciplines of security sciences.
3- To provide enhanced levels of training to Arab security personnel and to qualify them in twin domains criminal justice and anti-corruption.
4- To enrich academic research in the broad areas of security and strategic studies and provide scholastic consultations and to provide Arab academic literature with a wide range of research and specialized studies.
5- To promote academic and security-based cooperation with various institutionsacademic,police and international.
6- To contribute to nurturing a sense of security that will such serve issues of sustained development.

Colleges :

Naif Arab University for Security Sciences (NAUSS) comprises the following colleges:

Centers and Deanships:
Naif Arab University comprises the following Centers and Deanships:
Host Bodies:
Membership of the University in Ministerial Councils, University Associations and World Organizations:
     1- Ministerial Councils and Higher Committees
     2- University Associations
     3- International Organizations