King Khalid University a Top 10% Arab University

QS World University Rankings has announced that King Khalid University is ranked 24th in the 2019 Arab Region rankings, making it one of the top 10 universities in the region.

Vice Rector for Academic Development and Quality, Dr. Merzin Al-Shahrani, explained that the progress made by the university in the benchmarked categories of the 2019 QS international indicators for Arab universities confirms that the sustained efforts exerted by the university administration and its employees are admirable. Vice Rector Al-Shahtani extended his profound gratitude to His Excellency King Khalid University Rector, Prof. Falleh R. M. Al-Solamy, and all faculty members and staff for their outstanding efforts in improving academic and administrative performance.

Supervisor of the International Classifications Unit, Dr. Sami Al-Shehri, stressed the importance of optimizing key performance indicators of the university in various international classifications in order to improve performance in accord with the university's vision. This will ensure that we are continually striving towards achieving excellence and continuous competition at the domestic and international levels.

QS evaluates regional universities against stringent criteria in numerous categories. The most prominent metrics of these are academic reputation, employer reputation, the faculty/student ratio, citations per faculty, and the international faculty/student ratio.

In continuation of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) at King Khalid University, College of Applied Medical Sciences, Medical Rehabilitation Science Department students and staff conducted awareness program for disability in Oasis Mall, Abha. To promote the rights, awareness and well-being of persons with disabilities. The participants were provided with a wealth of information about overcoming and managing disabilities.  Students also treated and discussed about solutions adopted in the field of physical therapy practice to overcome disability and about the programs and facilities provided by the King Khalid University for achieving changes in the challenges faced by people with disabilities and their families by inspiring jobs and innovations.
The Dean of the College Dr. Khalid Al Ahmari, Vice Dean of the College Dr. Hussain Al Mohiy Welcomes all Staff and students in the second semester of academic year 1439-1440 (H).
International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) was initiated in 1992, with the recommendation of United Nations General Assembly resolution. It is celebrated on December 3rd every year. King Khalid University makes sure to promote the rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. The University has made notable and noble initiatives to increase the awareness and societal benefits for the disabled, under the Medical Rehabilitation department, Physical Therapy and Speech pathology and Audiology therapy participated along with the home for the disabled and the event was organized by the special need center of our university. The participants were provided with a wealth of information about overcoming and managing disabilities. The main aim of such initiatives is to augment the creation of awareness and conscientization as well as to manage the facilities and opportunities that are regularly provided to the variably abled by the University.
College of Applied Medical Science - Abha has participated in workshop on the title of "Question Bank" organised by the Measurement and Evaluation Centre, King Khalid University on Thursday November 22, 2018. Nominated faculty staff from various department has participated in the workshop. Dr. Mohamed Adam, College coordinator of measurement and evaluation with its unit member i.e. Dr. Mohammad Mahtab Alam, Dr. Rajagopalan Parsanna and Dr. Jayashankar Tedla and two voluntry participation from the college staff i.e. Dr. Raghu Jetti from Basic Medical Science department and Dr. Ravishankar Reddy from Medical Rehabilitation department has participated during the workshop.