University to Organize the First Ceremony for Scholarship Students

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On behalf of His Excellency, King Khalid University Rector Dr. Faleh bin Rajaa Allah Al-Solamy, the General Administration of Scholarships will organize the first ceremony for scholarship students this Tuesday -- 25/6/1439AH -- after Maghrib prayer in the University Sports Hall.

Dr. Saeed bin Mohammed Al-Shahrani, deputy general supervisor of the ceremony, related that the idea of the ceremony stems from the General Administration of Scholarships. A central factor of the administrations it to establish activities, training programs, and excursions for scholarship students in order to foster an atmosphere of inclusion and teamwork. 

Al-Shahrani added that the number of scholarship students in the university has eclipsed 2K, including 2032 internal scholarships, and 97 foreign scholarships from twenty different nationalities studying bachelor's, master's, doctorate and diploma programs.

It is worth mentioning that the number of nationalities for next year is expected to reach 42 countries, from the three continents of Asia, Africa, and South America. The number of international candidates allotted for admission to the university next year is 202 students.