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King Khalid University represented by the Beneficiary Care Center “ Tawasul” was recently ranked first in the average overall performance of beneficiary care services, in accordance with the 2018  annual report for government universities.

 

King Khalid University rector, prof. Dr. Faleh Bin Rajaa Al-Solami expressed his appreciation towards the efforts of the Director of the Center for Beneficiary Care at the University for his hard work and support which lead to the university outstanding performance. 

 

On his part, the director of the Beneficiary Care Center Mr. Shaker Al Amer commended the university rectors support and keenness to offer the best services possible and to achieve quality outcomes. Al Amer also thanked his team and colleagues for their efforts and hard work which lead to the center's victory. 

 

It is worth mentioning that the Beneficiary Care Center is directly linked to the university rector office, as per the decision of the center establishment. The centers aim to connect all universities and governmental and private educational sectors with the ministry of education to facilitate the service of the beneficiaries and to provide a direct gate of communication through electronic services, which the  Ministry seeks to achieve in light of the 2030 vision. 

 

The University has been keen to facilitate all the procedures in this regard and has been assigned 16 coordinators to work with the Center in a number of university bodies related to the beneficiaries.

The University Surpasses National Government Universities
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The University Vice Rector of Female Student Affairs Dr. Khlood Abu Melha sponsored the closing ceremony of the students activities for the year 1439/1440Ah , in the presence of the Saudi Universities student affairs directors. 

The Vice Dean of the deanship of Student Affairs  Dr. Fatimah Shaban confirmed that what the deanship achieved was the result of team work and dedication , pointing that the deanship is always keen on investing in student talents and supporting creativity and invitation, Adding that the deanship contributes in the  academic achievement of the students in the university while  it  aims to support the  preparation of future leaders in  light of the 2030 vision.

 

During the  ceremony the attendees watch a documentary  film that encourages students in all fields, after that the university vice rector of students affairs Dr. Khlood Abu Melha  delivered a speech in it she explained that the Students Affairs deanship  has always sought to achieve all that would promote the development of the  university, through providing a creative environment that hosts talents and skills and contributes in harvesting quality outcomes. 

 

The ceremony also included the  honoring  of  student affair units  that contributed  in student distinguished achievements among which was : the Dean of the Faculty of Science and Arts at Rufaida Dr. Salma Abdullah Al Gharabi and the Dean of the Faculty of  Arts and Science in Rjal Al Maa’a Abeer Zaher Al Almaie, in addition the college deans were also honored for the students activity programs  as well as the honoring of the top employees which included Ms.  Hanadi Shahrani and  Ms.Maryam Al-Mahia.

 

The ceremony was concluded by  announcing the winning clubs, in first  place was  the students club in the college of Arts and Science in Ahd Rufaida  followed by the community college in Abha in second place, while  in third place came  college of Home Economics  and in fourth place the college of Arts and Sciences and finally in fifth place the college of Arts and Science in Tanumah. 

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The director of the university medicine council recently arranged  a visit to the university city in Farga, waiting to meet the council was the university vice rector of projects Dr. Mohammad bin Adham and the project engineers and specialists, who introduced to the council the progress of the university central hospital, the medical buildings, followed by a brief review on the project as a whole and the latest developments concerning it. 

On his part the dean of the Faculty of Medicine, Dr. Sulaiman bin Mohammed Al-Humaid, and the members of the College Council expressed their gratitude  towards the progress of the project , which will achieve a qualitative leap in the facilities offered to the college of medicine. 

 

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The 1439-40 second semester final exams season for general preparation courses is underway. On this occasion, Dean of e-Learning, Dr. Fahad Al-Ahmari, highlighted that the university has taken great leaps in the field of electronic tests, reporting that more than 3,000 students from the College of Humanities took English language skills and Arabic language tests. 

 

Dean Al-Ahmari explained that electronic tests are characterized by the ability to build test banks for questions and random selection. 'With the appropriate measures and safeguards, the level of testing will be enhanced while the rate of irregularities will decrease' he concluded.

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King Khalid University concluded its participation in the 8th International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education with four workshops delivered by a group of specialists. On the final day of the International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education, Dean of Graduate Studies, Dr. Ahmed Al-Faya, held a workshop titled 'Graduate Programs at King Khalid University and 2030 Vision Alignment in the Labor Market'. The workshop discussed the graduate programs at King Khalid University and highlighted the relation of the programs to the labor market.

 

On the same note, King Khalid University Chief Information Officer, Dr. Salem Alelyani, presented a workshop titled 'Artificial Intelligence in Education', which discussed artificial intelligence, machine learning, and their practical utilzation capabilities in education. He also elaborated on the use of artificial intelligence in problem-solving in education. Director of the Corporate Governance Center, Dr. Mari Al-Habash, presented a workshop on 'Governance in Saudi Universities: A Model for Implementing the 2030 Vision'. He addressed the concept of university governance, its importance, elements, and methods. He followed with a number of recommendations related to the achievement of Vision 2030.

 

Dr. Ashraq Al-Khabaz, Senior Education Counselor at the Embassy of the United States of America, held a meeting with King Khalid University's students. She explained the procedures for selecting a specialization for a scholarship program, how to solve visa problems, how to write a proposal and a statement of purpose.

 

Advisor to the Undersecretary of Higher Education, Dr. Iman Khayyal, visited the university's pavilion along with a number of leading figures from Imam Muhammad bin Saud University, Al Qassim University and the Ministry of Education's Research and Development Office.

 

Of noteworthy mention, university volunteers staffed the pavilion and provided information about school programs and initiatives to a great number of visitors. The staff had both print and digital media available to the public. The volunteers were available throughout the day to answer questions from guests.

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The Minister of Education, His Excellency Dr. Hamad Bin Mohammed Al-Shaikh, visited King Khalid University's pavilion at the International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education where he met with the university rector, university representatives, and leadership figures. Of noteworthy mention, King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, executed new agreements with Tabuk University in numerous fields. This partnership is strategically aligned with King Khalid University's research and scientific movement, which aims to strengthen domestic and international presence through active scientific and research partnerships with domestic and international universities. Prior to the agreement with Tabuk University, it was reported that His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy executed new agreements with the National Center for Academic Assessment and Accreditation in the Evaluation of Education and Training for consideration of 3 additional undergraduate programs (Arabic Language and Literature, Clinical Laboratory, and Pharmacology), 1 graduate program (Curriculum and Teaching Methods), and 1 doctorate program (Management an Educational Supervision). He also signed educational and community service cooperation agreements with 4 other domestic universities (Bisha University, Jazan University, Taibah University, and Taif University).

 

Given that King Khalid University was very active during the conference, it was an honor to have center stage on a variety of workshops. Dean of e-Learning and General Supervisor of Design, Dr. Fahad Al-Ahmari, delivered a visual presentation on the KKUx platform. He highlighted the university's efforts in developing and enhancing future skills through the platform. Dean Al-Ahmari discussed how the platform works and its main purpose, which is to connect learning outcomes to labor market needs. He concluded his presentation by stressing the value of in-demand skills. Of note, KKUx's web traffic has exceeded 20,000 visitors and is the first of its kind in the Kingdom's higher education field.

 

In the field of research, Dean of Scientific Research, Dr. Hamed Majdooq Al-Qarni, delivered a workshop on 'Research Programs at King Khalid University and Achievement of the Objectives of the Strategic Plan of the University and the Vision of the Kingdom 2030'. The workshop reviewed the experiences of the Deanship of Scientific Research and progress in building research programs and its relation to the university goals and mission.

 

On the topic of admissions to international universities, the university's pavilion hosted guest speaker from King Abdulaziz University, Dr. Samar Al-Sagaf, who discussed the requirements and conditions for applying to international universities. She also spoke on the laws and life of the hosting universities and countries.

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The International Exhibition & Conference on Higher Education was recently held on Riyadh on the 10th of April. Undersecretary of Education for Higher Education and Scientific Research, Dr. Ahmed Al-Muharj, hosted the event, in which many domestic and international universities participated. The representatives included several university rectors, deans, and cultural attachés. King Khalid University Rector, His Excellency Prof. Falleh Al-Solamy, represented King Khalid University at the conference.

 

King Khalid University had its own pavilion set up at the conference. University volunteers staffed the pavilion, and provided information about school programs and initiatives to a great number of visitors. The staff had both print and digital media available to the public. The volunteers were available throughout the day to answer questions from guests.

 

During the conference His Excellency Rector Al-Solamy executed agreements with the National Center for Academic Assessment and Accreditation in the Evaluation of Education and Training for consideration of 3 additional undergraduate programs (Arabic Language and Literature, Clinical Laboratory, and Pharmacology), 1 graduate program (Curriculum and Teaching Methods), and 1 doctorate program (Management an Educational Supervision). He also signed educational and community service cooperation agreements with 4 other domestic universities (Bisha University, Jazan University, Taibah University, and Taif University).

 

The Rector reported that the conference was a success, particularly for King Khalid University. 'The university is on track with respect to its short-term and medium-term development objectives. We are continually improving and expanding our academic programs and our civic outreach efforts. We aim to be recognized as a top 200 university worldwide within 10 years, and make significant contributions towards the fulfillment of national goals as set forth in Vision 2030' he said.

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