Faculty of Arts was founded in the Second semester of the Academic Year 2007/2008 and received its first group of students at the First semester of the Academic year 2008. Since then the Faculty has attracted a considerable number of students from the Kingdom of Bahrain and from the Gulf region. The Faculty consists of four departments: Arabic Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, Journalism and Mass Communication, and Sociology. At the moment, the Faculty offers BA degrees in Arabic Language and Literature, Sociology, English Language and Literature and Journalism and Mass Media. It also offers a Master's Degree in Translation.
Faculty of Arts, furthermore, offers some university compulsory courses such as Arabic Language (1) & (2), English Language (1) & (2) as well as the History and Culture of Bahrain to all University' students. The Faculty thrives through its distinguished programs, highly-experienced members of staff, and its modern teaching methods. It promotes active communication with its students and encourages them to participate effectively in its activities and to have both national and global cultural awareness and to respect other cultures, which will help them become competent and responsible citizens. Moreover, the Faculty strives to be an active participant in the cultural life of Bahrain as a whole. The main objective of the faculty is to turn out highly-qualified specialists in the fields of languages, Sociology, and Journalism & Mass Communication who can fulfill the needs of the Bahraini labour market and to qualify its students to pursue their postgraduate studies.
Faculty of Arts was founded in 2007 and received its first group of students at the beginning of the Academic year 2008/2009.The Faculty consists of Four Departments: Arabic Language Literature, English Language Literature, Sociology and Journalism & Mass Media.
The Faculty offer Programs in accordance with Study Plan of (132) Credit Hours, to grant Bachelor's Degree in four majors are:
Journalism & Mass Communication.
Faculty provide one program by (33) Credit Hour for Master's Degree in the specialty of: