Under the patronage of His Excellency the Minister of Education Dr. Hamid bin Mohammad Al Shaik, King Khalid University represented by the deanship of students affairs hosts the first student Scientific Olympics for Saudi Universities , which will be held during the 3 and continue till the 7 of the month of Rajab 1440 AH in the university main campus , Greger .
And on this occasion the university rector prof. Faleh bin Rajallah Al Solami thanked the minter of education Dr. Haimd bn Mohammad Al Shaik for his sponsorship, he also welcomed all participating universities.
Al Solami confirmed that the King Khalid University is keen on hosting scientific and cultural activities which help provoke the creative competitive spirit between Saudi Universities with the purpose of motivating creativity and knowledge Al Solami said: I hope that we witness an honest competition and we meet the outcomes we desire “
While on his part the vice rector of the university for academic affairs and the general director of the scientific Olympics Dr, Saad bin Mohammad Al Dujam explains that hosting the scientific Olympics is a result of the university’s goal in spreading the awareness on the culture of intellect and its importance between students He said” we call upon every member apart of this competition to invest positively and creatively in this opportunity and to seek excellence as a goal that can be achieved.
He followed by adding “ I expect the competition includes 60 judges more than 200 students from different backgrounds and specialties, in addition, the competition will include a tour to the most popular sites in Asir region.
And regarding the fields of the competition the dean of the deanship Dr. Abdullah bin Mansour Al-Aideed of Students Affairs explained, that the completion will include reciting the Holy Quran, the studies of Hadith and Sunnah , the prophet “ PBUH “ biography, the art of presenting , short films , Arabic calligraphy, poetry , photography, digital art (design), cultural competitions, short films and community service, the competition will include individual and group competitions in different areas .