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Campaign to promote considerate behavior at the Preparatory Year’s parking lot
Campaign to promote considerate behavior at the Preparatory Year’s parking lot

The Preparatory Year, in cooperation with the general administration for safety and security at King Saud University, organized a session on parking regulations as ...


KSU inaugurates “Homeland and History” Exhibition
KSU inaugurates “Homeland and History” Exhibition

The rector of King Saud University, Badran Al-Omar, and Dr. Fahd Al Samari, secretary general of the King Abdulaziz Foundation, inaugurated on Feb. 18 an exhibition ...


Preparatory Year Students' Club program promotes value of reading
Preparatory Year Students' Club program promotes value of reading

The Preparatory Year students' Club at King Saud University recently conducted a program entitled “Reading, a Way of Life,” a forum in which student Abdullah Al-Ajm ...


Volunteering program lauded at KSU by Hail Governor
Volunteering program lauded at KSU by Hail Governor

King Saud University(KSU) has again affirmed its support for the Al Ghad Youth Convoy initiative which aims to raise moral among young people and to encourage them ...


KSU lecturers get top marks in English
KSU lecturers get top marks in English

The latest group of scholars to undertake the King Saud University preparatory program in English and computer skills have passed with excellent scores. Over 80 mal ...


Preparatory Year Program participates in 13th Gulf Forum for GCC Youth
Preparatory Year Program participates in 13th Gulf Forum for GCC Youth

Students and faculty representing King Saud University’s Preparatory Year (PY) Program recently participated in the 13th Gulf Forum for GCC Youth, held at the King ...


Sheikh Yaser Bin Rashed Aldosry received by the Preparatory Year Deanship
Sheikh Yaser Bin Rashed Aldosry received by the Preparatory Year Deanship

Sheikh Yaser Bin Rashed Aldosry was recently received by the Preparatory Year Deanship in a session titled “A New Birth.” The meeting was organized by the Deanship’ ...


10-day program introduces objectives, aspirations, and achievements of University Endowment
10-day program introduces objectives, aspirations, and achievements of University Endowment

  Earlier in the 2012-2013 academic year, the King Saud University Endowment held an introductory, 10-day program for new KSU students, which introduced them to the ...


KSU Student Committee discusses many societal, academic benefits of Twitter
KSU Student Committee discusses many societal, academic benefits of Twitter

The Student Activities Committee in King Saud University’s Department of Educational Technology recently held a meeting entitled Twitter: Road to a Wider World. Thi ...


KSU Rector Badran Al-Omar visits Preparatory Year (PY) Deanship
KSU Rector Badran Al-Omar visits Preparatory Year (PY) Deanship

King Saud University Rector Badran Al-Omar Al-Omar recently visited the seat of the new student orientation program, which was conducted by the Preparatory Year (P ...


PY reception honors outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman
PY reception honors outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman

King Saud University’s Preparatory Year (PY) Deanship gave a reception in late January to honor its outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman, who has moved to the Skil ...


PY reception honors outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman
PY reception honors outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman

King Saud University’s Preparatory Year (PY) Deanship gave a reception in late January to honor its outgoing dean Dr. Abdulaziz Al-Othman, who has moved to the Skil ...


Powerful Student Presentations Make for Memorable end-of-year PY Gathering
Powerful Student Presentations Make for Memorable end-of-year PY Gathering

On Saturday morning of May 28, King Saud University Rector Abdullah Al-Othman presided over the 2011 end-of-year activities at the Preparatory Year (PY) College, he ...


Finland’s Minister of Education and Science, Henna Virkkunen, visits King Saud University
Finland’s Minister of Education and Science, Henna Virkkunen, visits King Saud University

While in Saudi Arabia to discuss bilateral agreements in the education sector, Finland’s Minister of Education and Science Henna Virkkunen took the opportunity to ...


HRH Prince Salman inaugurates KSU's newest high tech buildings
HRH Prince Salman inaugurates KSU's newest high tech buildings

Earlier this month, HRH Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, governor of the Riyadh region, attended a ceremony for the inauguration of two new KSU buildings: The s ...


Rector Al-Othman Addresses Scientific Symposium Competition winners from Preparatory Year program
Rector Al-Othman Addresses Scientific Symposium Competition winners from Preparatory Year program

In the two-day Second Student Scientific Symposium, which took place in KSU a few weeks ago, several competitions were heatedly contested, with the male and female ...


Rector Al-Othman maintaining open lines of communication with Preparatory Year (PY) students
Rector Al-Othman maintaining open lines of communication with Preparatory Year (PY) students

In an ongoing effort to maintain open lines of communication between the King Saud University administration and KSU students, Rector Abdullah Al-Othman recently me ...


PY concludes induction program for new academic year
PY concludes induction program for new academic year

King Saud University's Preparatory Year (PY) Program recently held an English-speaking induction program and placement test for new students. The program was admini ...


Rector Al-Othman encourages student participation in extracurricular activities
Rector Al-Othman encourages student participation in extracurricular activities

King Saud University Rector Abdullah Al-Othman met with a large number of Preparatory Year (PY) Program students this week at Hamad Al-Jasser Hall to stress the nee ...