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MBBS Program Obtains Full NCAAA Accreditation

Source:King Khalid University - Media Center   The Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS) Program offered by the College of Medicine has received programmatic academic accreditation through August 2026 from the Education & Training Evaluation Commission (ETEC), represented by the National Center of Academic Accreditation & Evaluation (NCAAA). Of noteworthy mention, three academic programs were recently accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) at the College of Engineering and College of Computer Science.   On this auspicious occasion, Vice Rector of Academic Development and Quality, Prof. Merzin Al-Shahrani, asserted that King Khalid University has dedicated substantial manpower and resources to ensure that programs selected for accreditation will meet the strictest educational standards. He extended his sincere gratitude to King Khalid University Rector, Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, for his ongoing support and guidance in the development of quality programs in accord with Vision 2030, noting that the accredited programs will foster the conditions necessary for students to acquire the knowledge, skills, and capabilities that employers need in our knowledge-driven economy. Vice Rector Al-Shahrani took this opportunity to thank the employees of the Deanship of Academic Development and Quality for their efforts in cooperating with the various colleges, improving the university programs, and obtaining the full programmatic accreditation.   The NCAAA accreditation process focuses on eleven standards which are divided into five key areas, including: Institutional context (the mission and objectives – program administration – management of program quality assurance); Quality of teaching and learning; Student learning support (student support and management services - learning resources); Infrastructure support (facilities and equipment - financial planning & management – employment process); Social contribution (scientific research - relationships with the community).
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University Continually Expanding International Media Presence Rector Meets and Honors Media Center Staff

Source : King Khalid University - Media Center His Excellency, King Khalid University Rector Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, affirmed the importance of the university's global media presence. Last week he met with representatives of the university Media Center at the main campus to discuss both recent and upcoming media initiatives. The consensus among the participants is that the university will continue to produce current and high-quality content across several media platforms in order to further enhance King Khalid University's standing among global educational institutions.     Rector Al-Solamy explained that in today's interconnected world, a university must be media savvy. Showcasing the university's capabilities and activities is the best way to attract the best students and faculty members. In support of this policy, the university maintains four active Twitter accounts for university departments (Admissions, Graduate Studies, Student Affairs, Community Services) in Arabic. The departmental accounts focus on activities and issues of interest to those within the Kingdom. Also, the university maintains two general interest, foreign language Twitter accounts (English and French) for international consumption. The Media Center has primary responsibility over these social media accounts.....more King Khalid University - Media Center  
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Industry and Higher Education Collaborate on Technology Development University Signs Partnership Agreement with the Al Mubarakah Tech Company

Source : King Khalid University - Media Center King Khalid University Rector Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy signed a partnership agreement with Al Mubarakah Tech Company on behalf of the university. This initiative is in furtherance of the university's strategic plan to work in close cooperation with both public and private entities in the community. These alliances between educational and business organizations will be mutually beneficial. Local organizations can utilize the university's resources and expertise, while King Khalid University will be able to more closely match the needs of the local and national labor market....more
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Admission Continues to the 30th of Shawwāl University Receives Bachelor and Diploma Applications

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  
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The Inauguration of 5 Quality Initiatives Minister of Education Visits King Khalid University

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
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Mathematics Summer School Hosts Public School Students

 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.      
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University Receives the Silver Plaque Award for its National Environment Protection Project

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.
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Admission Continues to the 30th of Shawwāl University Receives Bachelor and Diploma Applications

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
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Vice Rector for Female Students Affairs Holds Eid al Fitr Celebration

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.
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King Khalid University Summer Mathematics School

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.
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