About The Deanship of Admission and Registration

The Deanship Admission and Registration at King Abdul Aziz University is the students’ entrance way to the KAU, and it takes care of their academic and educational affairs. The Administration of Admission and Registration launched its activities in 1393/1394. As a pioneer experiment, the Administration started applying the credit hours system at the Faculty of Science. After the success of this experiment it has been applied to other colleges. The responsibilities born by this administration increased as the numbers of students increased, and thus it became necessary to work on the development and strengthening of the administration and support it with competencies.

In the 13th of Muharram, 1396, the establishment of the Deanship of Admissions and Registration was approved, and from that date the deanship developed its activities to meet the increased numbers of male and female students.

Since the first semester of its establishment in 1396/1397 the deanship adopted a computerized system to achieve full electronic control system for admission and registration process. The Deanship of Admission and Registration has taken ideal steps to take advantages of the cooperation with the Deanship of Information Technology in this area where the admission of regular and external students could be done electronically from the Internet. In addition, the results and marks of students as well as deletion and addition of subjects are all entered through the internet. 

The Deanship of Admission and registration works to achieve the following:

·        To provide the best services with the highest levels of professionalism.

·        To provide innovative solutions to upgrade its services level to the national and regional level.


·        Leadership in providing high quality services to beneficiaries with the best international standards and high-tech.


·        Follow the best ways to choose, accept and guide students to complete their undergraduate studies according to their personal abilities.

·        Provide academic advice and guidance to students in order to ensure good conduct and education.

·        Improve admission and registration systems and procedures, and provide developed means to do so.

·        Contribute effectively with KAU deanships, colleges, and administrations to study the various sectors needs of the qualified and trained competencies, and work to meet these needs.

·        Follow up students’ education achievements in order to ensure graduating in the predetermined period in the study system.

·        Saving, reviewing, verifying and documenting the students' academic records.

·        Exchange of experiences in the field of admission and registration with the corresponding authorities.


Email: dar@kau.edu.sa
Phone: 026952222

Last Update
9/23/2012 9:20:57 PM