2004 News Story

King Fahd approves Higher Education Council resolutions

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd bin Abdulaziz, in his capacity as President of the Higher Education Council, has approved a number of resolutions adopted at its 32nd session. These resolutions include establishing an agency for the development of King Abdulaziz University, with Dr. Salim Sahab appointed as its undersecretary; transforming into an independent college the department of nursing at the Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences at King Saud University, to include departments for surgical nursing, maternity and pediatrics, psychiatric health, and management and education of nurses; and amending the name of the agriculture college at King Saud University to 'The Faculty of Food and Agriculture'.