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Source : King Khalid University - Media Center On behalf of all faculty and staff, King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, and the Muslim nation on Eid Al Adha. Rector Al-Solamy congratulated the King and the Crown Prince for their vision and guidance in leading the national renaissance, noting that this religious holiday comes at a time that our beloved country is blessed with prosperity and a relentless mission to achieve Vision 2030. The Kingdom's objectives as set forth in Vision 2030 will result in world-class organizational structure and governance, total quality management, perpetually increasing productivity, and individual skill and achievement he explained. Much of that can be seen, he explained, in the synchronized efforts implemented to welcome pilgrims and provide the most modern facilities and efficient services possible. "I wish the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia long-lasting peace and success. I ask Allah to protect and grant victory to our armed forces and return them home peacefully," he concluded.
Source : King Khalid University - Media Center The Deanship of Admissions and Registration announced the opening of electronic admissions to undergraduate and graduate programs for the 1441 AH academic year. Admissions will begin on the 15th of Shawwāl and will continue to the 30th of Shawwāl 1440 AH. Dean of Admissions and Registration, Dr. Abdulmohsen Algarni, stressed that all applications will be received electronically, adding that prospective students need to apply through the Academia Portal via the following link: click here. Dean Algarni explained that the admissions process does not depend on early admission but rather on the overall student GPA, which will include high school assessment tests. He explained that in the case of updated assessment test scores, the university system will receive the results automatically....more  
Source : King Khalid University - Media Center Minister of Education, His Excellency Dr. Hamad Al-Sheikh, praised the great attention and care devoted to education by the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense, in a speech he delivered during his visit to King Khalid University on Saturday evening. His Excellency also commended the development and progress witnessed at King Khalid University, highlighting the university's remarkable effort in reviewing its strategic, structural, and academic system plan. He noted that this is evident in the university's rise in the level of quality programs and outcomes recently delivered. "I look forward to King Khalid University becoming one of the top 200 international universities. King Khalid University has the potential to represent our country as a leading educational institution," he said.more
 King Khalid University - Media Center   King Khalid University's Mathematics Summer School hosted a group of public school students on Thursday at the main campus.   The students were introduced to the summer school system, agenda, and topics on number theory, differential geometry, and dynamic systems. All in attendance expressed their excitement on what they will learn and achieve. King Abdullah High School Director, Khalid Muhsin Al-Amiri, praised King Khalid University's efforts in serving the community and offering an opportunity to nascent talents with outstanding potential. Importance of Mathematics Meeting Coordinators, Dr. Sarhan al-Harthy and Dr. Hadi Al-Wadai, stressed that mathematics is the most important subject and the basis of skill-development and innovations. Of noteworthy mention, the summer school launched its activities last week and will continue to the 19th of Shawal 1440 AH.      
King Khalid University - Media Center King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, welcomed Aba'aa Charity Association Asir General Director, Dr. Saad Al-Amer, on the 15th of Shawwāl 1440 AH. During the meeting, the two parties discussed a variety of topics and the possibility of future partnerships and initiatives that will serve the general public in the region. Of noteworthy mention, the meeting was also attended by senior leadership representing different deanships.
King Khalid University - Media Center King Khalid University, represented by the Deanship of Student Affairs, received the Silver Plaque Award for the National Environment Protection Project. The university won the award in an intense competition that included all Saudi Universities, education departments, and participating entities. The team participated by presenting a number of environmental projects and initiatives that support a clean green environment, in addition to educational awareness programs that included: planting over 500 trees, anti-groundwater depletion initiatives, the protection of forests and green areas, and clean environment/water consumption initiatives. The team also made a number of field visits and held competitions to increase the public's environmental awareness. Dean of Student Affairs, Dr. Abdullah Al-Atheed, explained that the university's participation is a result of directives to fulfill its role in motivating and encouraging social responsibility. Moreover, it also comes in line with Saudi Vision 2030, which has set environmental and sustainable development as one of its main objectives. On the occasion, the Deanship of Student Affairs honored all team members, supervisors and participating entities, thanking them for their extraordinary efforts. It is worth noting that the university teams were also honored in a ceremony held by the Saudi Arabian Scouts Association. The university team thanked the university rector, the Deanship of Student Affairs, the Deanship of Academic Development and Quality, and all supporting entities for their continued support and encouragement.
King Khalid University - Media Center The Deanship of Admissions and Registration announced the opening of electronic admissions to undergraduate and graduate programs for the 1441 AH academic year. Admissions will begin on the 15th of Shawwāl and will continue to the 30th of Shawwāl 1440 AH.   Dean of Admissions and Registration, Dr. Abdulmohsen Algarni, stressed that all applications will be received electronically, adding that prospective students need to apply through the Academia Portal via the following link: click here.   Dean Algarni explained that the admissions process does not depend on early admission but rather on the overall student GPA, which will include high school assessment tests. He explained that in the case of updated assessment test scores, the university system will receive the results automatically.More
King Khalid University - Media Center     King Khalid University, represented by the Public Relations Administration, celebrated Eid al Fitr in the presence of Vice Rector for Female Students Affairs, Dr. Khlood Abu Melha, college deans, vice deans, faculty members, and employees.   Vice Rector Abu Melha congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud - may Allah protect them. She also congratulated His Royal Highness Prince Turki bin Talal bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Asir Region, the Saudi nation, our soldiers on the southern borders, and faculty members.   At the end of the ceremony, Vice Rector Abu Melha and the attendees dedicated their sincere wishes to soldiers s on the southern borders and dedicated a mural to the armed forces as a token of appreciation.
King Khalid University - Media Center King Khalid University, represented by the Department of Mathematics at the College of Science, launched the summer math school. The school includes the participation of leading international specialists and will continue to the 20th of Shawwāl 1440 AH at the main campus.   College of Science Dean, Dr. Ali Al-Shati, explained that the College of Science, represented by the Department of Mathematics, is keen to contribute to the broader community by holding international scientific activities during the summer season. Dean Al-Shati emphasized that the camp aims to increase academic knowledge in various disciplines of mathematics and will host distinguished professors and specialists from the field. Dean Al-Shati commended His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy's effort and support of all summer activities and programs.   Dr. Ali Al-Khalidi, Professor of Mathematics, Head of the Summer Camp Scientific Committee, said: "The idea of an internationally oriented mathematics summer school is the first of its kind in the Kingdom in the field of mathematics. The school is operated in cooperation with several international universities, most notably the Sorbonne University of Paris. Both domestic and international students are registered for the summer math school. The program curriculum includes number theory, differential geometry, dynamic systems, and a host of other mathematics subjects. 7 international mathematics experts will work alongside leading Saudi researchers and mathematicians."   Prof. Al-Khalidi highlighted that the program is tailored to faculty members and graduate students, explaining that the school is a suitable environment for discussing and presenting research ideas, which contributes to the development of scientific research in the various fields of mathematics. Of noteworthy mention, the school aims to establish research partnerships with distinguished researchers from around the world.
King Khalid University - Media Center   King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, led King Khalid University's Annual Eid Celebration, which was organized by the iT Administration to celebrate Eid al Fitr for the year 1440 AH.   At the beginning of the ceremony, His Excellency congratulated the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz and His Royal Highness Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman Abdulaziz Al Saud - may Allah protect them - on Eid al Fitr and the success of the Makkah Summit. He also praised the efforts of the armed forces who have devoted their lives to protect our country. He followed by congratulating the university community on Eid Al Fitr, asking Allah to bless and protect our country. Of noteworthy mention, His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy, along with all in attendance, dedicated a mural to the armed forces as a token of appreciation. Elsewhere in the university community, the Tehama Campus also celebrated Eid al Fitr in the presence of Tehama Campus General Supervisor, Dr. Ahmed Al-Shehri, where he congratulated all faculty members and employees on behalf of the university rector and wished them success.
King Khalid University - Media Center   The King Khalid University Scouts Team, Jawalaa, participated in the service of pilgrim camps in Mecca during Ramadan 1440 AH. The university scouts consisted of two groups and 27 members.   On the occasion, Dean of Students Affairs, Dr. Abdullah Al-Aideed, explained that the participation of the university's scouts team is in coordination with the Saudi Scout Association, which aims to help organize and manage crowds during the Ramadan. The team's participation lasted for 17 days and was preceded by the Deanship's training and preparation through a number of programs and courses.   King Khalid University is always keen to take part in the annual service of the pilgrim camps as part of the objectives community service and noble public contributions. The university will continue to strive to meet its community roles as one of the leading educational institutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
King Khalid University - Media Center   King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, issued a number of appointments and extensions as follows:   Appointment: Dr. Adel Saeed Al-Obied, Vice Dean of Academic Affairs, College of Dentistry; Appointment: Dr. Khalid Mohammad Al-Qarni, Advisor to the University Agency for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research; Appointment: Dr. Maha Mohammed Al-Shehri, Dean of the College of Arts and Science at Al-Majardah; Appointment: Dr. Mohammad Abdullah Al-Zerba, Vice Dean of Academic Development and Quality, Deanship of Student Affairs; Appointment: Dr. Mohammad Moteb Kardim, Dean of the College of Arts and Science at Ahad Rufaida. Extension: Dr. Ahmed Abdullah Al-Mubashir, General Supervisor of the Academic Preparation Year at Mahala; Extension: Dr. Abdullah Musleh Al-Shahrani, Supervisor of Clinical Facilities, Faculty of Medicine; Extension: Dr. Meri Saad Al-Habash, Director of the Center for Corporate Governance; Extension: Dr. Saeed Saad Al-Surf, Supervisor to the University Study and Information Administration.   Of noteworthy mention, the decisions also included the extensions and appointments of new department heads:   Appointment: Dr. Abdullah Ali Al-Nazem, Head of the Department of Oral and Facial Surgery, Faculty of Dentistry; Appointment: Dr. Mari Said Al-Qarni, Department of Mathematics Head, Faculty of Science; Extension: Dr. Ahmed Ali Al-Ghfari, Department of Education Head, College of Education; Extension: Dr. Moteb Abdo Khubrani, Clinical Pharmacy Department Head, Faculty of Pharmacy; Extension: Dr. Mohammed Abdul Rahman Al-Farisi, Department of Dental Prosthodontics Head, Faculty of Dentistry; Extension: Dr. Saad Mohammed Al-Qureshi Al-Qahtani, Department of Community Dental Health Head, Faculty of Dentistry; Extension: Dr. Salem Mahdi Al-Muammar, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics Head, Faculty of Dentistry; Extension: Dr. Yahya Ibrahim Al-Moawad Asiri, Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry Head, Faculty of Pharmacy; Extension: Dr. Yousef Abdullah Al-Nakhali Al-Qarni, Department of Dental Rehabilitation Head, Faculty of Dentistry; Extension: Dr. Zuhair Mutlaq Al-Qahtani, Department of Medical Education in Dentistry Head, Faculty of Dentistry.   Congratulations to all of our colleagues who have achieved extensions or new appointments. His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy wished those granted extensions continued success in their endeavors. He also explained that we are looking forward to benefitting from the talents and efforts of the new appointees.
King Khalid University - Media Center On the 16th of Shawwāl 1440 AH, admissions tests for the 1441 AH academic year will be held for new candidates as reported by the Deanship of Admissions and Registration. The tests are tailored to students from the business, computer science, and accounting departments at community colleges who wish to complete their undergraduate studies at King Khalid University.   Male Examination Location Business Administration and Accounting: Building A (Room 43 on the Third Floor), Business School, Main Campus; Computer Science: Building A (Room 43 on the Third Floor), Business School, Main Campus, and the College of Arts and Science in Muhayil.   Female Examination Location Business Administration and Accounting: College of Home Economics at King Abdullah Road; Computer Science: College of Computer Science, Al-Samer Campus, the College of Arts and Science in Khamis Mushait, Muhayil, and Rijal Alma.   Of noteworthy mention, the Deanship of Community Service and Continuing Education (female section) announced the open registration period for a number of workshops and programs for the summer season during the month of Shawwāl. The workshops include: Computers in Office Work; Special Needs Adaptive Behavior; Ethical and Systematic Practices in the Work Environment; Skills and Development Course; English Proficiency Course for Children (9-12 years); The Marketing Plan Cycle; Modern Secretarial and Management Skills.
 King Khalid University - Media Center The Deanship Community Service and Continuing Education conducted a variety of training courses and diploma programs in the 1439-40 academic year.The Deanship offered more than 55 programs this year including: Internet Security, Cybercrime: Challenges and Processes, Effective Communication Skills, Scientific Research Skills, Process Management Engineering, Total Quality Management, Electronic Archiving and Human Resources Management, and Computers in Office Management. The Deanship has also completed six diploma programs including: Applied Programming, Office Management, English, Associate Diploma in Resource Management, and Associate's in Health Management.....more         ا
On Thursday, the Dean of Community Service and Continuing Education, Dr. Omar Alwan Ageel, sponsored the graduation ceremony for the Applied Diploma programs at the Al-Lasan campus. In his opening remarks, Dean Ageel congratulated the diploma program graduates for all of their hard work and success in their courses of study. He remarked that the graduates are a vital part of the Kingdom's economic engine and future development plans. Dean Ageel thanked His Excellency Rector Al-Solanmy and the Vice Rector of Academic Development and Quality, Dr. Merzin Al-Shahrani, for their encouragement and support of the diploma programs. Dean Ageel also thanked the staff of the Deanship for their continuous and distinguished efforts promoting the programs and the university. Vice Dean of Community Service and Continuing Education, Dr. Yasser Al-Madath, said in his speech that they were recognizing 60 new graduates representing 3 areas of study: including the Applied Programming in Computer Science, Health Management and Business Management. Graduating student Ahmed Al-Shehri thanked King Khalid University and the Deanship of Community Service and Continuing Education on behalf of all graduates for providing educational opportunities. He further noted that he and his classmates are looking forward to their careers and to assuming leadership positions in our society. At the end of the ceremony, the Dean of Community Service and Continuing Education honored the graduating students and took photographs with the graduates on this occasion.
Under the patronage of King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, the General Directorate of Information Technology will hold the first annual Digital Transformation Award on Tuesday. The purpose of the ceremony is to recognize participant achievements and highlight the Kingdom's goal of using technology to increase productivity. CIO Salem Alelyani explained that the award aims to increase awareness and encourage operational efficiencies through digital transformation initiatives. The categories for the award include: The top five university websites, the top five personal websites, notable e-prints, and the most active accounts. It is based on specific criteria evaluated by a specialized team. The awards also include: Best digital content, digital empowerment and qualification, digital education, and qualitative initiatives. The Rector's Digital Transformation Award meeting will include a number of specialized workshops.  
Source :  King Khalid University - Media Center   King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, hosted the 16th annual GCC university admissions directors meeting on Wednesday at Abha Palace Hotel. The Deanship of Admissions and Registration organized the event. The purpose of the meeting is for admissions professionals in the Kingdom to share information and ideas on ways to further improve operational performance. After welcoming the participants and guests, His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy thanked the Secretariat Committee of Directors of Universities and Institutions of Higher Education in GCC Countries for sponsoring the annual meeting. He also thanked the King Khalid University Deanship of Admissions for their hard work in handling the logistics.        
King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, led the ceremony inaugurating the iT Data Center at the university main campus at Greger. A number of Vice Rectors, Deans and faculty members attended at the ceremony.The event began with introductions of the iT staff, followed by a tour of the iT Administration facilities. The Rector commended the iT Department for its outstanding work. 'We are grateful for the iT Department's timely and high- quality services. The department's prowess is a reflection on the university's commitment to technological innovation and digital transformation' he said....more
Within the activities of the Scientific Research Committee, the Committee approved the scientific research at its second meeting on 15/5/1440 H in cooperation with the Development and Quality Unit at the College in order to establish the activities of the scientific research day at the college, which focused on several points of implementation of the directives of the Deanship of Scientific Research. The attendees were the Vice Dean of the College / Dr. Samia Mustafa and the Vice Dean for Development and Quality Ms. Ahlam Al-Qahtani, and the nineteen faculty members. The program included the following presentations:   How do you choose the appropriate scientific journal for your research? By Dr. Anjam Ahmed .   The management of references and papers using the Mendeley program . By Ms. Suha AlRasheed.  Ethics of Scientific Research. By Dr. Salwa Saad  How to Design an Electronic Questionnaire. By Ms. Rania Ziyadah.          Presentation of Scientific Database Models (ISI) . By Ms. Iman Al-Ahmari & Ms. Ashwaq Al-Ahmari.  Presentation of published and under publishing research papers. By Dr. Hala Al Zubair & Dr. Najwa Abdullah & Dr. Mashaer Hussein & Dr. Anjom Ahmad.   Panel discussion on the problems and challenges facing scientific research at college. By Dr. Anjom Ahmad. The event concluded with the distribution of certificates of thanks to the members participating in the programs.
Under the patronage of the vice-dean of Female Student Affairs, Dr. Kholoud Abu Melha and the Deans of Student Affairs at Saudi universities, the Deanship of Student Affairs held the closing ceremony of the student activities, the opening of the accompanying exhibition and the crowning of the student clubs for the year 1439-1440. Al-Tawoun club won second place, and the pioneer of the activity Ms. Fatima Abdul Wahab received a distinguished leading medal. There was also an exhibition accompanying the ceremony where the most prominent activities and events of the club, where the number of hours 109, the number of programs 275, the number of beneficiaries 3679, the number of organizations 235, the number of training courses 5 courses.