King Khalid University (KKU) is considered one of the best educational institutions in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Since its establishment in 1998 AD ( 1419 H ), it is offering the best higher education programs and many of the finest leads in Saudi Arabia had been graduated from KKU and they have contributed in the development of the country.
Based on the University's vision and its dedication to its scientific and social mission, the University rests at the very pinnacle of the pyramid formed by all other educational institutions in the region. King Khalid University offers a wide range of fields of study which cover all types of learning needs, providing Saudi society with expertise and experience that has rich potential for the provision of both theoretical knowledge as well as hands-on practical experience in the sciences. medicine and the humanities.
Students are the basic of King Khalid University (KKU) and for them the University was founded in the beginning. The University provides services that facilitate student study procedures and keeps pace with the developments in the modern era like (e-learning services, developmental systems and regular follow-up) that makes it easier for them to obtain educational services from anywhere and at any time.
King Khalid University attracts the elite of professors and academic researchers in different fields and academic programs offered in the University. It also does its utmost to provide suitable educational and research environment for them and parallel to their wide knowledge and scientific research.
King Khalid University is proud to have some of the best cadres in various work fields. It also seeks to attract ambitious Saudi youths and develops their skills to elevate themselves commensurately with the ambition and status of the university.
King Khalid University has taken great care to encourage the development of scientific research and support faculty and students to do original and innovative research; which contribute to the enrichment of scientific research of the university and the community; which in turn contributes to the support of the overall national development.
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The Director of the University Medicine Council recently visited University Medical City. The purpose of the visit was to tour the grounds and new facilities. Vice Rector of Construction Projects, Dr. Mohammad Adam, greeted the entourage. The Vice Rector and a team of project engineers and construction specialists showed the Medicine Council Director the new campus. The project team also briefed the Director on the progress towards completion of the new hospital, medical buildings and ancillary infrastructure.
King Khalid University's Medical City will provide state of the art medical services to the region's growing population. Also, the medical facilities are expected to generate a large number of new jobs, and lead to a significant increase in economic activity in and around the campus. It will be equipped with the latest technologies in the medical field, with one of the highest bed capacities of any university hospital in the Middle East. The project comports with Vision 2030, which stresses the importance of the health care sector and public health services.
Dean of the College of Medicine, Prof. Suliman Al-Humayed, and the members of the College Council expressed their gratitude for the Medical City project, and the great benefits which will result from its operations.