2006 News Story

National workshop on higher education to begin Sunday in Jeddah

The Jeddah-based King Abdulaziz University will host the first national workshop on university education in Saudi Arabia on Sunday. The workshop will focus on the challenges facing Saudi institutions of higher education.

A number of experts, intellectuals, administrators, academics and students are expected to participate in the workshop. The Dhahran-based King Fahd University for Petroleum and Minerals is also scheduled to participate.