On behalf of His Excellency the Minister of Education and Chairman of the University Council, Dr. Hamad bin Muhammad bin Hamad Aal Al-Sheikh, His Excellency the UQU President, Prof. Abdullah bin Omar Bafail, chaired the third session of the University Council for the academic year 1440/1441 A.H. on Wednesday, 18 Jumada Al-Thani, 1441 A.H., in King Faisal Hall, at the University City in Al-Abdiyyah.
His Excellency the President of the University welcomed the members of the council, including university vice presidents, male and female deans of the colleges, and Dr. Muhammad bin Abdul-Aziz Al-Salih, the General Secretariat of the Higher Education Council. His Excellency invited everyone to attend the 20th Scientific Forum for Research on Hajj, Umrah and Visits to the Sacred Sites, which the university will organize under the direct organization and supervision of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Institute for Hajj and Umrah Research during the period 22–24 Rajab, 1441 A.H.
At the end of the session, the Secretary General and member of the University Council, Dr. Thamir bin Hamdan Al-Harbi, stated that the honorable University Council discussed a number of topics on its agenda at its third session for the academic year 1440/1441 A.H. This is in addition to studying and discussing many academic, educational, and administrative topics related to many scientific and educational aspects.
Dr. Thamir confirmed that the council took appropriate decisions concerning these topics. The topics that were included in the agenda of the session are listed as follows: