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December 27, 2016, Comments Off on Prince Sultan College of Business (Jeddah) higher education team / Outstanding MBA Students visit

On Tuesday December 27, 2016, Alfaisal University was visited by a delegation from Prince Sultan College from Jeddah. The delegation included Dr. Shakeel habeeb Dean of the college, Dr. Saleh […]

Happold Foundation/ BuroHappold Engineering Design Sprint – Results

December 27, 2016, Comments Off on Happold Foundation/ BuroHappold Engineering Design Sprint – Results

Two teams from the CoE won the First Prize and an Honorable Mention award in the 2nd Urban Design Challenge, entitled “Connected and Autonom ...

Presidents Announcement on Alfaisal University Ranking by U.S. News & World Report 2016

June 22, 2016, Comments Off on Presidents Announcement on Alfaisal University Ranking by U.S. News & World Report 2016

  Dear Colleagues and Students, U.S. News and World Report has released their Top 2016 U.S. News Arab Region Universities Rankings, and I am plea ...

Alfaisal University Collaborate with the World Economic Forum (WEF) to Publish the Global Competitiveness Report for 2015-16

December 10, 2015, Comments Off on Alfaisal University Collaborate with the World Economic Forum (WEF) to Publish the Global Competitiveness Report for 2015-16

In its efforts to develop and improve effective foundation for business investments in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Saudi Arabian General Investme ...

  • Education Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates (Ecfmg)
    November 22, 2015, Comments Off on Education Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates (Ecfmg)

    Summary of Aggregate Performance of Examinees Taking United States Medical Licensing Examinations (USMLE) Step 1, Step 2 (CK), Step 2 (CS) Reporting period from ECFMG 1 January 2014 – 31 […]

  • Alfaisal University & Siemens Celebrate New Partnership
    June 12, 2014, Comments Off on Alfaisal University & Siemens Celebrate New Partnership

    Alfaisal University signed an MoU with Siemens today to provide workshops and courses in line with Radiology and Biotechnology. Siemens has a long standing association with many of the world’s […]

  • Alfaisal Media Coverage Academic Year 2011- 2012
    July 17, 2012, Comments Off on Alfaisal Media Coverage Academic Year 2011- 2012

    Month Subject Link September Orientation http://www.alwatan.com.sa/Local/News_Detail.aspx?ArticleID=69255&CategoryID=5 http://www.aleqt.com/2011/09/25/article_583741.html http://www.okaz.com.sa/new/Issues/20110925/Con20110925446936.htm ...

  • Warriors of the Board
    May 27, 2011, Comments Off on Warriors of the Board

    As a change to the demanding and academic atmosphere of the University, the Social and Development Committee (SDC) in collaboration with the Medical Students Association (MSA) organized the First Alfaisal […]

  • Professional Ethics in a Globalized World
    May 5, 2011, Comments Off on Professional Ethics in a Globalized World

    Dr. Norman K. Swazo, Interim/Acting Dean and Professor of Philosophy and Biomedical Ethics, and Dr. Muhammad Haris, Assistant Professor of Philosophy, recently participated in a 2-day international workshop on “Professional […]

  • Innovation is the key to change
    March 20, 2011, Comments Off on Innovation is the key to change

    Innovation is the key to change, improve and succeed; and innovation is what Alfaisal Breast Cancer Team (ABCT) holds as a motto. ABCT is a group of four students (Akram […]

  • Diabetes Stroke and Hyperhomosysteinemia: the Missing Link
    November 5, 2010, Comments Off on Diabetes Stroke and Hyperhomosysteinemia: the Missing Link

    Another international achievement was added to the list of the College of Medicine at Alfaisal University. The research team, led by Dr. Paul Ganguly, Professor of Anatomy, in collaboration with […]

  • SABIC Global Technology & Innovation
    November 11, 2009, Comments Off on SABIC Global Technology & Innovation

    Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) is the largest and most profitable non-oil company in the Middle East, and one of the world’s 10 largest petrochemical manufacturers. It is a public […]

  • Mitochondrial Dynamics & Reactive Oxygen Species in Diabetes
    August 4, 2009, Comments Off on Mitochondrial Dynamics & Reactive Oxygen Species in Diabetes

    Dr. Tianzheng Yu, an Associate Professor in the College of Medicine at Alfaisal University, gave a talk entitled “Mitochondrial Dynamics & Reactive Oxygen Species in Diabetes” as part of the […]

  • Dean’s List Students Honored at Convocation Ceremony
    July 27, 2009, Comments Off on Dean’s List Students Honored at Convocation Ceremony

    In a continued effort to promote and nurture the environment of academic excellence, Alfaisal University launched its ‘Deans List program’ in 2008 to recognize and acknowledge the outstanding academic achievements […]

  • Satellite Technology and Applications
    July 22, 2009, Comments Off on Satellite Technology and Applications

    Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Abdullah Al-Majed, the Director of the National Satellite Technology Program at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) gave a presentation on Satellite Technology and Applications […]

  • Memorandum of Understanding between Alfaisal University and Fraport Saudi Arabia
    July 17, 2009, Comments Off on Memorandum of Understanding between Alfaisal University and Fraport Saudi Arabia

    Dr. Maher Alodan, Vice President for Research & Graduate Studies, Dean of Engineering signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Mr. Ralf Schiffer, Chief Executive Officer, Fraport, Saudi Arabia for Airport […]

  • Ibn Sina program trainees visit to Alfaisal
    July 13, 2009, Comments Off on Ibn Sina program trainees visit to Alfaisal

    Alfaisal University received 16 trainees of ibn sina program on 13th of July 2009, . Ibn Sina program is a medical science program organized and sponsored by King AbdulAziz and […]

  • Victory for Med Utd in Final Match for Sheikh Al Amoudi Cup
    June 17, 2009, Comments Off on Victory for Med Utd in Final Match for Sheikh Al Amoudi Cup

    In recognition of the support and contribution of one of our valued Board Members and Donor, the sport committee of the Medical Student Association, Med-Athletes, planned a series of football […]

  • Student Summer Research Exchange Program
    June 15, 2009, Comments Off on Student Summer Research Exchange Program

    Dr. Grant N. Pierce the Executive Director of Research at St. Boniface General Hospital as well as Assistant Dean of Research in the Faculty of Medicine and Professor of Physiology […]

  • Beam me up Scotty: Growing crystals and spectroscopic ellipsometry
    June 4, 2009, Comments Off on Beam me up Scotty: Growing crystals and spectroscopic ellipsometry

    Dr. Hisham Abad, a Professor of Physics in the College of Science and General Studies at Alfaisal University, gave a stirring presentation on growing crystals and spectroscopic ellipsometry to faculty […]

  • Maintaining & Developing Our Intellectual Capital for Future Growth
    May 20, 2009, Comments Off on Maintaining & Developing Our Intellectual Capital for Future Growth

    On 20 May 2009 Dr. Mohammed Al-Ansari, the Technology Program Director from the Research & Development Center at Saudi Aramco spoke at Alfaisal University about “Maintaining & Developing Our Intellectual […]

  • Workshop on Student Participation in Research
    May 15, 2009, Comments Off on Workshop on Student Participation in Research

    A research workshop was held for Alfaisal undergraduate students on Wednesday 13 May 2009. The aim of this workshop, which was organized by Dr. Theo Goosen, the Associate Vice President […]

  • Prof. Ulaby’s Visit to Alfaisal University
    May 13, 2009, Comments Off on Prof. Ulaby’s Visit to Alfaisal University

    Professor Fawwaz T. Ulaby, the founding Provost and Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs of the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), a graduate research university under development […]

  • Colloid-Based Separations
    May 12, 2009, Comments Off on Colloid-Based Separations

    Dr. Jim Roach, Professor of Chemistry in the College of Science and General Studies at Alfaisal University, gave a presentation on Colloid-Based Separations on Wednesday 6 May 2009 for Alfaisal […]

  • The Role of Incubator in Technology Commercialization
    May 10, 2009, Comments Off on The Role of Incubator in Technology Commercialization

    Dr. Abdulaziz Alhargan the Deputy Executive Director of the BADIR Incubation Program at KACST in Riyadh spoke at Alfaisal University on Wednesday 22 April 2009 about The Role of Incubator […]

  • Sustainable Development and Water Harvesting
    May 4, 2009, Comments Off on Sustainable Development and Water Harvesting

    Mr. David Eisenberg and Mr. Brad Lancaster visited Alfaisal University on Saturday 18 April 2009 to share their experiences about two important environmental topics: Green buildings: the importance of indigenous […]

  • Renal Function Adaptations to Pregnancy
    April 20, 2009, Comments Off on Renal Function Adaptations to Pregnancy

    Dr. Ali A. Khraibi, Prof of Physiology in the College of Medicine at Alfaisal University gave a seminar entitled “Renal Function Adaptations to Pregnancy” on Wednesday 8 April 2009 at […]

  • King Faisal International Prize Medicine Lecture by Prof. Ronald Levy
    April 4, 2009, Comments Off on King Faisal International Prize Medicine Lecture by Prof. Ronald Levy

    Prof. Ronald Levy the Robert K. and Helen K. Summy Professor at Stanford and Chief of the Division of Oncology in the Department of Medicine at Stanford University, School of […]

  • King Faisal International Prize Science Lecture by Sir Richard H. Friend
    March 30, 2009, Comments Off on King Faisal International Prize Science Lecture by Sir Richard H. Friend

    Professor Sir Richard H. Friend the Cavendish Professor of Physics at the University of Cambridge gave a seminar entitled “The Science and Technology of Plastic Electronics” at KACST on Sunday […]

  • King Faisal International Prize Science Lecture by Prof. Rashid A. Sunyaev
    March 29, 2009, Comments Off on King Faisal International Prize Science Lecture by Prof. Rashid A. Sunyaev

    Professor Rashid A. Sunyaev the Director of the Max-Plank Institute of Astrophysics and Chief Scientist of the Space Research Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, gave a seminar entitled “Clusters of […]

  • Romanticism, the Familiar Essay, and the Rise of Consumerism
    March 20, 2009, Comments Off on Romanticism, the Familiar Essay, and the Rise of Consumerism

    Dr. Simon Hull, Assistant Professor of English Literature in the College of Science & General Studies at Alfaisal University, gave a seminar on “Romanticism, the Familiar Essay, and the Rise […]

  • SABIC Polymer Research Chair
    February 4, 2009, Comments Off on SABIC Polymer Research Chair

    Dr. Rabeh H. Elleithy, Professor and SABIC Polymer Research Chair (SPRC) at King Saud University, presented a talk entitled “SPRC@KSA; Your Partner in Polymers Innovation and Education” on Wednesday 11 […]

  • The Debt to History in Byron’s Don Juan
    January 15, 2009, Comments Off on The Debt to History in Byron’s Don Juan

    Dr. Robert D. McColl, Assistant Professor of English Literature at Alfaisal University, presented a talk entitled “Kept Words: The Debt to History in Byron’s Don Juan”. His discussion dealt with […]

  • HRH Khaled Alfaisal Addresses Prominent Business Leaders in Jeddah
    January 4, 2009, Comments Off on HRH Khaled Alfaisal Addresses Prominent Business Leaders in Jeddah

    In yet another effort to continually build relationships with business communities, HRH Khaled Alfaisal Chairman of Board of Trustees of Alfaisal University addressed prominent business men and women in Jeddah, […]

  • SWCC and Alfaisal University sign Memorandum of Understanding
    July 22, 2008, Comments Off on SWCC and Alfaisal University sign Memorandum of Understanding

    New research opportunities and student training programs in the application of desalination technology are in store for Alfaisal University after it signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Saline […]

  • Alfaisal Research Colloquium
    July 12, 2008, Comments Off on Alfaisal Research Colloquium

    Faculty and students attended the University’s first Research Colloquium on Wednesday 5 November 2008. The guest speaker, Dr. Maher Alodan, VP for Research at Alfaisal, spoke about Research Funding and […]

  • Workshop on Learning Management System
    July 10, 2008, Comments Off on Workshop on Learning Management System

    Alfaisal University IT Services conducted two workshops on Moodle Learning Management System (LMS). The first workshop conducted is designed for administrators to manage the technical aspects of the LMS and […]

  • Algosaibi visit to Alfaisal
    July 4, 2008, Comments Off on Algosaibi visit to Alfaisal

    Mr. Fawaz Gosaibi, partner and Board member, Algosaibi Co. visited the Alfaisal University campus where he was welcomed by Dr. Mahar Alodan, Dr. Khalid AlKattan, Ms. Jeehan Al-Heddawi and Mr. […]

  • Stanford University Space and Aeronautics Workshop
    June 30, 2008, Comments Off on Stanford University Space and Aeronautics Workshop

    Alfaisal University Engineering students and faculty attended the Stanford University Space and Aeronautics Workshop at the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) on Sunday 26 October 2008. Dr. […]

  • First day at Alfaisal
    June 25, 2008, Comments Off on First day at Alfaisal

    Alfaisal University opened its doors with a flurry of activity on Saturday October 11, 2008. The historic inaugural cadre of anxious students started arriving for their first day of classes […]

  • UPP End of Year Ceremony
    June 22, 2008, Comments Off on UPP End of Year Ceremony

    The UPP triumphantly celebrated the first class to graduate from the program in the End-of-Year ceremony in honor of the students completion of the program. The ceremony was held in […]

  • DISCOVER YOUR OPPORTUNITY
    May 15, 2008, Comments Off on DISCOVER YOUR OPPORTUNITY

    Riyadh was home to the SETEX, (Saudi Global Education and Training Exhibition) organized by KACST with the cooperation of Ejad Arabia. The exhibition was held at KACST ‘King Abdulaziz City […]

  • Raytheon visits Alfaisal University
    May 8, 2008, Comments Off on Raytheon visits Alfaisal University

    Alfaisal University welcomed Mr. Les Janka, Vice President of Raytheon, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia NCS Operations and Mr. William Myers Country Manager for Raytheon International for the Kingdom on a […]

  • Alfaisal attracts technological excellence from around the kingdom
    May 4, 2008, Comments Off on Alfaisal attracts technological excellence from around the kingdom

    Alfaisal University participated in The Sixth Annual Learning and Technology Symposium which was organized by Effat College at the Jeddah Hilton hotel on Saturday and Sunday April 26th and 27th. […]

  • Alfaisal leads the way to Dammam
    April 15, 2008, Comments Off on Alfaisal leads the way to Dammam

    Excited high-school students and helpful parents were enthralled by Alfaisal University’s captivating and engaging exhibition stand as Universities lined up to try to capture potential students. The 4th Saudi International […]

  • Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Scholarship for Alfaisal Students
    April 10, 2008, Comments Off on Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) Scholarship for Alfaisal Students

    Alfaisal University Proudly Congratulates its students, Who were selected to be awarded with the scholarship provided by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). For more information about MOHE Scholarship

  • BOT’s Visit to Alfaisal University
    April 5, 2008, Comments Off on BOT’s Visit to Alfaisal University

    In a continued effort to further develop relationships and ties with our University Stakeholders, Alfaisal University Leadership presented an informative progress report to our BOT members, Dr. Abdulrhman M. Abuammoh […]

  • Alfaisal University Teams Up With Australian Universities
    July 10, 2007, Comments Off on Alfaisal University Teams Up With Australian Universities

    Alfaisal University is teaming up with Australia’s top universities to share resources. Dr. Khaled Manaa Al-Kattan, Dean of Alfaisal University’s College of Medicine, disclosed the plan during a presentation with […]

  • Swedish Scholarship Program for Saudi Graduates
    July 4, 2007, Comments Off on Swedish Scholarship Program for Saudi Graduates

    Sweden is to establish a scholarship program for Saudi graduates and cooperate with the Kingdom in building a new engineering department in Riyadh as part of a renewed effort to […]

  • Announcement of Alfaisal Merit Based Scholarship Students
    June 6, 2007, Comments Off on Announcement of Alfaisal Merit Based Scholarship Students

    Congratulations Alfaisal University is proud to announce the names of the recipients of the merit based Alfaisal University Scholarships for the 2007/2008 academic year. Abdalrahman Hassan Shuqair Ahamd Talal Chamsi […]

  • Partnership between King Faisal Specialist Hospital & RC and Alfaisal University
    June 4, 2007, Comments Off on Partnership between King Faisal Specialist Hospital & RC and Alfaisal University

      A lavish ceremony hosted by the King Faisal Foundation initiated the partnership between King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Center and Alfaisal University. This five-year partnership, signed by Prince […]

  • The announcement of the academic program
    May 16, 2007, Comments Off on The announcement of the academic program

    RIYADH, May 16, 2007 — His Royal Highness Prince Khalid Al Faisal Ibn Abdul Aziz Al Saud, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Alfaisal University, announced the Research and […]

  • News Release
    January 12, 2007, Comments Off on News Release

      Breast cancer workshop (AlEqtesdaya, Al Jazirah, Al Riyadh :12 April 2010) COM International Achievement (AlHayat, Al Riyadh, Al Watan, Al Nadwah: 11 April 2011) Dallah Al barakah Support to […]