Riyadh: A female student sparked a state of panic at Saudi Arabia's University of Taiba, in Madinah.
The information technology pupil brought a snake from her house to scare her classmates.
The teacher managed to evacuate all the students who were terrified at the seeing the snake in the IT classroom before calling the security.
An investigation revealed that the student bought the non-poisonous and toothless snake from a shop in Madinah to scare her friends.
Legal and disciplinary measures were taken against the student, according to Almarsd.