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Universities find attracting teachers hard

UAE Universities

Saudi universities, especially those recently established, have difficulty attracting teachers, the Higher Education Ministry said in a report. The report, published Sunday by Al-Madinah newspaper, said the universities find challenges in luring teachers particularly for medicine, engineering and basic infrastructure. “The expatriate teachers do not favor the new universities because they have better positions in the older and well established ... Read More »

Female student’s death spurs debate on Saudi’s segregated universities

UAE Students

By Abdullah Al-Shihri and Aya Batrawy Thousands of Saudis vented their anger online over a report that staff at a Riyadh university had barred male paramedics from entering a women’s-only campus to assist a student who had suffered a heart attack and later died. The Okaz newspaper said administrators at the King Saud University impeded efforts by the paramedics to ... Read More »

SABIC extends SR7.5m to King Saud University for innovation studies

King Saud University

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) has extended a grant of SR7.5 million to the King Saud University (KSU) in Riyadh in keeping with the company’s strategy of supporting the advancement of knowledge for the benefit of society, and to continuously improve its own resources of technology, applications and solutions. The amount has been specifically allocated for the SABIC Polymers Chair, ... Read More »

More Saudi universities boarding e-learning bandwagon

Is online education the next big thing or will it remain a distant entity awaiting its large-scale acceptance in the higher education landscape of Saudi Arabia?  The image of Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah launching the first phase of the university and higher education city projects on an iPad in a ceremony last week perhaps speaks more ... Read More »

Saudi women to study politics at national universities

  Saudi Ministry of Higher Education told colleges across the Kingdom to enroll female students in their political science departments. Dr. Sarhan al-Otaibi, a professor of political science at King Saud University in Riyadh, told that King Saud University will be the first university to open its doors to welcome female students wanting to pursue political science beginning next year. ... Read More » • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes