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, represented by the Department of Mathematics at the College of Science, inaugurated the summer mathematics school on Sunday morning at the main campus.
Vice Rector of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research, Prof. Saad Al-Amri, explained that this summer program is a unique opportunity to receive specialized academic training, emphasizing that these programs bridge between different stages of knowledge to provide a deeper view into specific fields. Vice Rector Al-Amri welcomed the participants and guests of the summer school and wished them a wonderful stay in the city of Abha, adding that King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, is keen to devote all efforts to the service of the summer school guests and participants.
Vice Rector Al-Amri: Summer Schools are standard international academic practice. We hope to achieve and exceed desired outcomes.
At the inauguration of the program, College of Science Dean, Dr. Ali Al-Shati, stressed that the summer school is a unique opportunity that the university is keen to deliver with optimal learning outcomes. Following after, Dr. Ibrahim Al-Menjhi announced the topics to be discussed and the names of the participants.
Dr. Ali Al-Khalidi, Professor of Mathematics, Head of the Summer Camp Scientific Committee, said: "The summer school targets postgraduate students, faculty members, and researchers. Innovative scientific topics and partnership opportunities with leading researchers in the field of mathematics will form the rigorous educational environment we are looking to provide. The program curriculum includes number theory, differential geometry, dynamic systems, and a host of other mathematics subjects."
Of noteworthy mention, the school, which is the first in the Kingdom, aims to establish research partnerships with distinguished researchers from around the world.