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King Khalid University continues to attain remarkable achievements in a number of fields. It has recently earned global accreditation from the ABET Organization for six of its programs which are as follows: Computer Science, Computer Engineering, and Network and Communications Engineering in the College of Computer Science in addition to Chemical Engineering and Civil Engineering in the College of Engineering.for moor
Under the continuous aid and support  of His Excellency Prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al Salami for all the university bodies, under the wise leadership of the Dean of the College Dr. Munira Abu Hamama, and in continuation of the success of the Community College for Girls in Abha, the operation and maintenance unit in the college got the trophy (the ideal unit) from the general administration for operation and maintenance in honor of being the best unit for services and maintenance at the level of all faculties of girls in the university, asking the Almighty for more success and the best levels for the college
King Khalid University, represented by the Admissions and Registration Deanship and through its portal, has received the more than 20,000 registration requests for the coming academic year 1438/1439. The first stage of admission ended as it was available for a month from 10/10/1438 to 10/11/1439 AD. The Deanship will begin the selection and nomination stage for the applicants in the first stage whose percentages in the qualified or balanced percentage are more than 80%. Nominations for accepted applicants will be for 130 specialties distributed over 29 colleges. The Dean of Admissions and Registration, Dr. Abdulmohsen Al-Qarni, clarified that the nomination process would continue for three stages starting from the current month and for ten days. Applicants will be nominated, and then the Deanship will receive their consent on the disciplines for which they have been nominated.  The process will be accomplished electronically without the applicants’ need to review with the Deanship. Dr. Al-Qarni said, “The Deanship has provided a system of electronic requests that could receive and answer the applicants' requests electronically. The new service indeed saved time and effort, and at the same time it helped the applicants a lot as they find a reliable resource for information.”for moor
King Khalid University, represented by the Faculty of Sharia and the Foundation of Religion, through the Unit of Awareness and Cultural Activities, concluded the Global Education and Cultural Program in the Federal Republic of Brazil, the Republic of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) and the Maldives. The program came under the directives of His Excellency, Dr. Faleh Bin Raja Allah Al-Solamy, the Rector of King Khalid University, and in accordance with University's plan to fulfill its mission and achieve its objectives through the creative programs of social responsibility. Recently, the "Balagh" program was launched. It was aimed at Muslims in general and preachers in particular, in addition to students of science. The program sought to teach students the sciences of Sharia, such as doctrine, jurisprudence and origins, interpretation, the origins of the call to God the Almighty. The program also sought to collect many scientific materials in one book, in addition to preparing training bags in various subjects.for moor   
  His Excellency, Dr. Faleh Bin Raja Allah Al-Solamy, the Rector of King Khalid University, directed the launch of the KKU Radio Test Broadcast. The Media Center supervises and implements the broadcast in cooperation with the General Directorate of Information Technology. The transmission will be via the KKU official portal. As just a start, it is expected to provide a number of opportunities to interact with university officials, through a program called "The Official Answers." Those who are in charge of KKU Radio assert that the official launch will be at the beginning of the next academic year. The Radio is a perfect chance for training students of the Media and Communication Department. The students of both male and female programs will prepare, edit, montage, and present all programs. The KKU test broadcast is just the first phase of many to come. In this phase, the strategic plan is to establish an official radio broadcast that would be transmitted from the University specifically from the Media Center studios. The purpose of creating such broadcast is to provide communication services to the university on a daily basis through the University's website http://radio.kku.edu.sa  .It is worth mentioning that the first interaction aired on the radio was with the Dean of Admissions and Registration, Dr. Abdulmohsen Al-Qarni During the interview, Dr. Al-Qarni shed light on the role of the Deanship in serving students. He also clarified the procedures for admission and registration for the academic year 1438/1439 AH, in addition to the transfer and conversion procedures and many other issues that may concern  . (students of the University . See the user guide for the service (Press here
As part of the initiatives of the Deanship of e-learning at King Khalid University, which are concerned with open learning and with keeping up with the aspirations of Vision 2030 to contribute to the provision of opportunities for science and education for everyone and to give the beneficiary the necessary skills to achieve his/her goals, the Deanship launched the KKUx platform. The mission of this platform is to contribute effectively in providing the most relevant skills for future jobs in an electronic form. The content will be provided in high and universal quality that definitely benefits future job seekers or anyone who wants to develop their skills. This initiative is the first of its kind at the level of the Saudi universities concerning its focus on "skills of the future." All courses will be based on Vision 2030, which places great emphasis on the theme "learn to work." The purpose is to move the economic wheel forward by focusing on the development of core competencies and personal talents. The initiative was inaugurated and launched by His Excellency the Rector of King Khalid University, Prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy. In a key statement by the Rector, he said, "The skills of creativity, innovation, and leadership are the core skills of the future generation. We aim to diversify the experiences of our sons and daughters and provide them with a broad range of in-demand skills that are required for future jobs." For his part, the Dean of e-Learning at King Khalid University, Dr. Fahd bin Abdullah Al-Ahmari, said, "King Khalid University is no longer limited to merely spreading the contents of its courses on the internet, but has expanded its reach to help those who wish to learn an opportunity to acquire quality skills and personal talents in order to achieve and build a prosperous and happy future." The KKUx platform announces the launch of 3 quality skills courses this summer with the following titles: Basics of Establishing Start-up Companies ( From 24-7-2017 to 24-8-2017) The Road Towards IELTS ( From 24-7-2017 to 24-8-2017) Design Thinking (from 1-10-2017 to 1-11-2017) Those wishing to join these courses can register through the main platform website at: http://kkux.org
A scholar from the Faculty of Nursing at King Khalid University, Reem Hamidi Hussein Al-Alawi, has been awarded 2017's "Golden Key International Honor," in recognition of her academic excellence during her undergraduate studies at Indiana University in Pennsylvania, USA. Lecturer Reem Hamidi explained that in the beginning, she faced difficulties when she left home and stayed away from her parents. Despite all of these challenges, she put forth her best effort to achieve academic excellence in the nursing administration field. She said, "Praise be to God who helps me. I was nominated for membership based on excellent academic accomplishments in my area of specialization."for moor  
King Khalid University, represented by the Deanship of Admissions and Registration, will begin to receive applications for registration for the academic year 1438/1439H for one month, starting on the 10th of Shawwal until the 10th of Dhu Al-Qadah through the “Academia” portal. Applications are going to be received entirely electronically For his part, the Dean of Admissions and Registration, Dr. Abdulmohsen Al-Qarni, said that admission to this year will be as usual, in an electronic form, and will not require the student or guardian to review the Deanship or send any documents to the University. He also confirmed the completion of the process of withdrawing the marks of capacity and achievement tests in addition to the secondary stage ratios from concerned parties. He pointed out that data will be updated automatically until 10/11/1438. No results of any capacity or achievement tests will be considered after this date.for moor
His Excellency the Rector of King Khalid University, Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al-Salami, conveyed the highest congratulations to His Royal Highness Prince Mohammad bin Salman bin Abdulaziz on the occasion of Royal trust by appointing His Highness the Crown Prince. On this occasion, Dr. Al-Salami said: "On behalf of all the employees, students, teachers and staff members of King Khalid University, we pledge allegiance to His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz on the Book of Allah and the Sunnah of His Messenger, and on compliance and obedience. " His Excellency the Rector of King Khalid University also said: "His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz has worked wisely to build the vision of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for the future, which brings prosperity and abundance to our country and has raised the Kingdom's status and prestige at the international level.The Saudi Vision 2030 has been able to focus the efforts of the State in developing its resources and adding new resources to support the national economy of the Kingdom.for moor
King Khalid University (KKU) continues significant progress in the international arena of university rankings. KKU improved its ranking by 43 spots from 520th in 2016 to the 477th in 2017. It also achieved 10th place at the level of Arab universities and narrowed national rankings by moving up one spot to 4th among universities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The results were based on the measurements of the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) organization. The QS World University Rankings is regarded as one of the three most influential university rankings in the world Al Solamy: We promise to provide the necessary resources, support, and leadership in order to achieve further progress in the world rankings in line with Vision 2030. for moor  
A research team from the Advanced Materials Science Research Center of King Khalid University has managed to produce and register a new dual-effect vaccine. The new vaccine has yet to be registered worldwide for patients with the Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) and Cholera. Registration was accepted at the National Gene Information Center of the United States of America on behalf of Dr. Essam Hassan Ibrahim and Dr. Hamid Al Gharama. Dr. Essam Hassan Ibrahim, the Head of the Research Team, said that this achievement is registered under the name of King Khalid University. The vaccine was designed at the genetic level by building a genetic unit consisting of the gene for the production of the surface protein of the virus (HBsAg). It is responsible for the creation of immunity against infection with the virus and is genetically linked to the CTB gene. The CTB gene has no toxic effect after the removal of the undesirable parts of the cholera toxin gene.for moor  
The Institute for Research and Consulting Studies at King Khalid University published a study titled, "Contemporary Exaggerating: Causes, Effects, and Treatment." The study reviewed the historical, intellectual, and psychological roots of this thought. It also shed light on the causes, effects, and treatments from the intellectual, political, media, social, economic and psychological point of views.for moor
The Intellectual Awareness Unit at King Khalid University has launched its first short television program with 30 awareness episodes. Broadcasting started with the advent of the Holy Month of Ramadan. The program targets the various segments of society in all age groups and intellectual strata. A number of civil and military leaders participated in the program as an implementation of the Governor's directive. The purpose of such program is to immunize young people against severe and rigid intellectual deviations and to achieve the mission of the university in instilling the values of moderation and following the teachings and practices of the Holy Quran and the Sunnah. The Deputy Director of the Intellectual Awareness Unit at the Boys' Colleges and the University's Branches, Dr. Masfer Ahmed Al-Wadai, said that the program hosted in its first episode, His Excellency Prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Allah Al Solamy. The episodes were also honored by the participation of the Vice Chancellor for the Asir Region, Mr. Sulaiman Al Juraish, the Member of Senior Scholars, Dr. Jibril Al Busaily, the Supervisor of the General Presidency of Fatwa and the region's Mufti, Dr. Saad Al Hajri, the University Vice President, Dr. Mohammed Al Hassoun, the Director of Drug Control in the Asir Region, Brigadier Saad Al Omari, and other dignitaries of the region and many of the University's employees.for moor
During the student activities ceremony, which was held at the end of the academic year and under the patronage of the Deanship of Student Affairs and in the presence of Dr. Hanan Al-Qadi, the Cooperation Club of the Community College won the second place among the distinguished colleges in student activities. It is worth stating that the club has distinguished activities, including the participation in the vision of 2020, as well as the active participation in the celebration of Abha, the Capital of Arab Tourism, in addition to voluntary work and other initiatives.
In the presence of the Dean of the Community College and her distinguished guests, the Vice Dean of the University Faculties for Girls Dr. Kholoud Abu Malha and a number of deans and vice deans and faculty members. The Community College for Girls in Abha celebrated the graduation of 307 graduates of all the available majors, which include five majors, namely, Business Administration: 130 Graduates,  Office Management: 44 graduates, Accounting: 74graduates, Computer Science and Programming: 15 graduates, and Information Technology: 44 graduates. The ceremony began with Royal Anthem and recited verses from the Holy Quran, followed by the graduates' march. After that, the Dean of Admission and Registration Dr. Abdulmohsen Al-Qarni announced the final result of the graduates. The university's director, Prof. Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah al-Salami, delivered a speech in which he said: "Today, congratulations are due to our children on their graduation day, after they have been armed with science and knowledge on the one hand, and on the other, as we believe that a value should be added to the personality of the university student that has a competitive advantage in the labor market, the university has provided activities, programs and events that enhance the capability, improve the behavior, guide the thinking and discover the talents. All these have created a person possess knowledge along with talent and who is able to use these assets appropriately". Next, attendees listened to the speech of the graduates delivered by the student: Khuloud Al-Huraisi, and then the winners were honored by Dr. Kholoud Abu Malha according to their grades in their majors which is as follows: Business Administration: Taghreed Mohammed Dhaifallah Attafi,  Asia Ahmed Salem Al Zahrani; Office Management: Shadra Ali Ghrama Al-Assiri; Accounting: Samia Abdullah Al Laheq; Information Technology: Sahar Hassan Hussein Ali; and Computer Programming and Operating: Ibtisam Ahmed Ali Al Mu'adi. The ceremony ended with royal anthem.
Under the patronage of the Deanship of Student Affairs, the Cooperation Club at Abha Community College held an exhibition, which comprised the most prominent and important activities of the academic year 1437-1438. The exhibition included a number of handcrafts, photographs and many paintings prepared by  the gifted college students. It is worth mentioning that the organizers of the exhibition regarding preparations, arrangements, and presentations are members of the Student Activity whose creativity was evident  in organizing the exhibition. The exhibition was opened by Dr. Hanan Al-Qadi, Vice Dean for Students' Affairs and attended by Dr. Samia Mustafa and more than 400 students along with a number of faculty members and administrative staff.
The King Khalid University (KKU) has recently obtained the Full Institutional Accreditation from the Education Evaluation Authority - the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment, in recognition of the KKU's academic standing and the culmination of a series of achievements recently achieved by the University in a number of fields.The university had received the letter of accreditation officially from the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment, which included accrediting the KKU for seven years until 2024.for moor
One of the activities of the deanship of  academic development, Dr. Ghada AL-Sharbini, the consultant of the deanship of academic development, conducted a workshop about "the measurement of learning outcomes" at Girls' Community College /Abha. 40 staff members attended this workshop. Dr. Ghada clarified the following points: - Introducing learning outcomes - How to write learning outcomes - How to measure learning outcomes and use the results in improving teaching process.  
 Under the patronage of the Deanship of Students' affairs and the vice-presidency of Female students' affairs, the club of voluntary work at Girls' Community College held a program entitled " To Fill the World with Happiness" in which a breakfast was prepared for the guards of Academic campus, drivers, the students' fathers, and cleaning workers in a purpose of spreading happiness and rewarding those people for their efforts. The breakfast took a place at the Campus's yard and about 200 people had  the food with others.
The Governor of Aseer Region, Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdul-Aziz, is patronizing the 19th class's graduating of the King Khalid University students. The event took place at the University Theater in Abha.On this occasion, His Excellency, Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al Solamy, the Rector of King Khalid University, thanked His Royal Highness Prince Faisal bin Khalid bin Abdul-Aziz, Governor of Aseer Region, for sponsoring the graduation ceremony of the 19th class, noting that the university graduates are steadily increasing each year thanks to God, then the great support that the education receives from our wise government led by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz Al Saud, the Crown Prince, His Royal Highness, Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdul-Aziz, and the Crown Deputy Prince, His Royal Highness, Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdul-Aziz.for moor