Yanbu University College (YUC) is located in Yanbu Industrial City in the Mid-Western part of Saudi Arabia. YUC is a non-profitable government institution founded in 2005 by the Royal Commission for Jubail and Yanbu. It offers bachelor degrees in the fields of Management, Computer Science, Information Technology, and Applied Linguistics. A new permanent campus for female students was completed in 2012. A plan to build a new campus for males is in the offing and is expected to be completed in the year 2016.