Deanship of Admissions and Registration
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.
Dean Algarni: All applications will be received electronically.
On the topic of admission, Dean Algarni pointed out that the admission process is centrally focused on the eligibility of the candidates, fields of study, and available seats in the colleges desired pursuant to the university's acceptance strategy. He followed by explaining that the names of the students accepted in the first admissions stage will be announced on the 5th of Dhū al-Qa‘dah 1440 AH, the second on the 9th of Dhū al-Qa‘dah, and the third on the 12th of Dhū al-Qa‘dah.
Dean Algarni revealed that the admission to a number of new departments is now open as follows:
- Department of Psychology for male students in Abha;
- Department of Islamic Studies in Dhahran Al-Janoub;
- Department of English Language, Department of Business, and the Department of Islamic Studies in Sarat Abidah;
- Department of Business for female students in Mohayil.
In his closing remarks, Dean Algarni stressed that the admissions process at King Khalid University is entirely online and will not include any exceptions, adding that all admissions requirements, procedures, and important dates are available on the university website. The Deanship of Admissions and Registration will respond to all questions and inquiries through the Tawasol application on the university website he related.
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 and Registration for their hard work in handling the logistics.
Secretary of the Directors of Admissions of Universities and Institutions of Higher Education in the GCC Countries, Dr. Wasselallah Abdullah Al-Sawat, thanked the Rector for hosting the meeting. He also noted that the annual event plays an important role in improving the admissions and registrations efforts of each participating institution.
Dean Algarni: This annual meeting supports the development and growth of admissions and registration deanships in the region.
In his opening remarks, Dean of Admissions and Registration at King Khalid University, Dr. Abdulmohsen Algarni, welcomed the participants and thanked the Rector for his continued support and patronage of the department. Dr. Algarni also thanked the Secretary and the members of the GCC committee, noting that 'The annual directors meeting supports the development of admissions and registration deanships throughout the Kingdom. This allows institutions to better serve the students, faculty and communities'.
At the conclusion of the opening ceremony, His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy honored the organizers and participants of the meeting.