Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University

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Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University
(جامعة الأمير سطام بن عبدالعزيز)
Jāmaat sattam bin abdulaziz
Type Public
Established 2009
Academic staff
1,300
Students 9,000+
Location Al Kharj, Saudi Arabia
24°08′49″N 47°16′19″E / 24.147°N 47.272°E / 24.147; 47.272Coordinates: 24°08′49″N 47°16′19″E / 24.147°N 47.272°E / 24.147; 47.272
Website https://www.psau.edu.sa/en

Prince Sattam Bin Abdulaziz University was formerly known as Prince Salman Bin Abdulaziz University or the University of Al-Kharj . It is a Saudi University located in the city of Al-Kharj, Saudi Arabia. It is under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education Saudi Arabia and managed by the Rector of the University, Dr. Abdul Rahman bin Mohammed Alasimi.

History[edit]

The university was established by royal decree in 2007 to transfer a branch of King Saud University in Al-Kharj to the independent university called the University of Al-Kharj, and the accession of all colleges in the saih, Dalam, Wadi dawaser, Hawtat Bani Tamim, Aflaj, and Alhareeq. On 23/10/1432 (Muslim calendar) the name of the university was modified by a royal decree to the University of Prince Salman bin Abdulaziz. Since the beginning of 1436-2015 its name has become Prince Sattam bin Abdulaziz University (PSAU).[1]

Campuses and Academics[edit]

PSAU main campus is located in Al Kharj. Other campuses are located on Wadi Addawasir, Hotat Bani Tamim, Aflaj, and Slayel.

Colleges located in Al Kharj are:

The college contains these departments: Basic Medical Departments, Department of Pediatrics, Department of Internal Medicine, Department of Surgery, and Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics

References[edit]

  1. ^ "تغيير اسم جامعة سلمان الى جامعة الأمير سطام بن عبدالعزيز". 2 March 2015. Retrieved 19 October 2016 – via www.alhayat.com.