The Higher Education Council issued its decision No. 221, meeting No. 13 held on August 6, 2009 approving the establishment of the Faculty of Law to coincide with the establishment of the University. The Council also approved the establishment of the major of Law. The Faculty admitted the first group of students in the first semester 2009/2010. The Council also approved the establishment of the Master of Law Program in its meeting No. 25 held on December 20, 2012. The University will work to fulfill this program accreditation requirements before admitting students.
The number of students admitted to the Faculty in its first year was 22. The total number of students admitted reached 85 in the first semester of the academic year 2013/2014. By the end of the Summer session 2012/2013 , a total of 11 students graduated .