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  • Writer's pictureSameera Rahman

8 Steps to be Certified by the Saudi Council of Engineers (SCE)

Every expatriate engineer and technician working in Saudi Arabia is required to register with the Saudi Engineering Council to get a new Iqama or renew their existing Iqma. The Saudi Engineering Council (SCE) registration process for technicians with and without diploma certificates is outlined below.

Who needs SCE Registration?

Before proceeding, it is important to note that the following two types of expatriates require SCE registration:

  • All types of Engineers

  • List of 136 Technical Professions

Fees for the Saudi Council of Engineers

  • SAR 500/- For Degree Verification (one-time)

  • SAR 250 per year for Engineers

  • SAR 200 per year for Technicians

Documents required for Registering on SCE

  • Scanned copy of your Photograph

  • Scanned copy of the Iqama

  • Scanned copy of the passport

  • Letter of Introduction self-attested

  • Degree Certificate duly attested by the Saudi Cultural Attache in your home country

  • Academic Transcript or Marksheet

Steps to Register

Step 1 - Registration

Step 2 - Verify your email

  • Sign in to your email account and click on the link received to verify your account

Step 3 - Login to your SCE Account

Step 4 - Personal Details

  • In this Step, you have to enter your Personal Details

    • Upload your scanned Photograph

    • Country of Birth

    • Date of Birth

    • Country

    • Region

    • City of Residence

Step 5 - Membership Duration

  • In this step Select the "Membership Duration in Years" (you can select up to 3 years)

  • SAR 250 per year for Engineers

  • SAR 200 per year for Technicians

Step 6 - Educational Information

  • Enter the following information:

    • Specialization

    • Graduation Year

    • University

    • GPA/GPA Top Score

Step 7 - Attachments

  • Employment Letter

  • Passport with Visa and Border Number (If you don't have Iqama Number yet)

  • Iqama Number (Not required if you don't have Iqama yet)

  • Graduation Certificate Front

  • Graduation Certificate Back

  • Authorization Letter (Self-Attested)

  • Academic Transcript

  • Your Photograph

  • Click Finish

Step 8 - Payment of SCE Degree Verification

  • You will receive an SMS with the SADAD bill number to pay SAR 500/-.

  • Note the SCE will not start the process until this amount is paid.

  • After verification, you will receive an SMS to pay the yearly membership fees

  • Once you pay the yearly membership fees, you will have a Valid SCE Membership.

Contact us if you need guidance on getting your Membership at SCE.


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