Students who want to be admitted in the program of Computer Science (CS), Najran University, should satisfy the following requirements 

1.    The student shall only be admitted to the University upon the calculation of his/her average as follows: 30% general aptitude, 30% achievement test and 40% general secondary (academic) if the student wishes to enroll in preparatory year.

2.    Students of the natural sciences (the scientific section) who obtained balanced ratio not less than 80% will be admitted at the preparatory year according to the available seats. Those who obtained high rates will be admitted gradually until the end of seat. When the seats are over, the admission is given to those who are consistent with the terms and conditions and they should pay the fee (balanced education) upon to the decision of the university council in this regard.

3.    After preparatory year, students can choose one of the following colleges: College of Medicine, College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, College of Applied Medical (the departments of Physiotherapy, Medical Laboratories, Radiology, and Nursing), College of Engineering (the departments : Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering), College of Computer Science and Information Systems (the departments of Computer Science and Information Systems), or College of Administrative Sciences (the department of Business Administration).

4.    The student should have obtained the general secondary certificate or its equivalent from the Kingdom or abroad.

5.    No more than two academic years should have elapsed from the date of his/her obtaining such certificate or its equivalent.

6.    The student should have a good conduct and proper behavior.

7.    The student should successfully pass any exam or personal interview (if found).

8.    The student should be medically fit.

9.    The student should obtain approval from his authority to pursue his/her studies, if s/he works for any governmental or private body.

10.  The student should not have been expelled from Najran University or any other university for academic or disciplinary reasons.

11.  After the student is admitted, if it is turns out that he/she has already been expelled for disciplinary or academic reasons, his/her admission shall be considered as void.

12.  The student meeting the requirements should present the documents stipulated by the Deanship of Admission and Registration at the University.

13.  The student should not be enrolled for another university degree at the same university or at another university and should not have already obtained such degree.

14.  Files of students who are late for admission tests (if found) shall be ruled out.

15.  Files of students who are late for personal interviews (if found) and do not present an acceptable excuse shall be ruled out.

16.  Students who are late in carrying out the admission procedures within the deadline set by the University, and who do not present an excuse acceptable by the Deanship of Admission and Registration shall have cancelled their admission.

 

Students who want to be admitted in the program of Information System (IS), Najran University, should satisfy the following requirements

1.    The student shall only be admitted to the University upon the calculation of his/her average as follows: 30% general aptitude, 30% achievement test and 40% general secondary (academic) if the student wishes to enroll in preparatory year.

2.    Students of the natural sciences (the scientific section) who obtained balanced ratio not less than 80% will be admitted at the preparatory year according to the available seats . Those who obtained high rates will be admitted gradually until the end of seat. When the seats are over, the admission is given to those who are consistent with the terms and conditions and they should pay the fee (balanced education) upon to the decision of the university council in this regard.

3.    After preparatory year, students can choose one of the following colleges: College of Medicine, College of Dentistry, College of Pharmacy, College of Applied Medical (the departments of Physiotherapy, Medical Laboratories, Radiology, and Nursing), College of Engineering (the departments : Civil Engineering and Electrical Engineering), College of Computer Science and Information Systems (the departments of Computer Science and Information Systems), or College of Administrative Sciences (the department of Business Administration).

4.    The student should have obtained the general secondary certificate or its equivalent from the Kingdom or abroad.

5.    No more than two academic years should have elapsed from the date of his/her obtaining such certificate or its equivalent.

6.    The student should have a good conduct and proper behavior.

7.    The student should successfully pass any exam or personal interview (if found).

8.    The student should be medically fit.

9.    The student should obtain approval from his authority to pursue his/her studies, if s/he works for any governmental or private body.

10.  The student should not have been expelled from Najran University or any other university for academic or disciplinary reasons.

11.  After the student is admitted, if it is turns out that he/she has already been expelled for disciplinary or academic reasons, his/her admission shall be considered as void.

12.  The student meeting the requirements should present the documents stipulated by the Deanship of Admission and Registration at the University.

13.  The student should not be enrolled for another university degree at the same university or at another university and should not have already obtained such degree.

14.  Files of students who are late for admission tests (if found) shall be ruled out.

15.  Files of students who are late for personal interviews (if found) and do not present an acceptable excuse shall be ruled out.

16.  Students who are late in carrying out the admission procedures within the deadline set by the University, and who do not present an excuse acceptable by the Deanship of Admission and Registration shall have cancelled their admission.

 

Transfer Students and Transfer Courses

 

Rules governing admission with credit for previous studies are clearly specified in the student handbook. The student handbook for CS program (available to all students and to the public on the program's website) contains complete information about the program, including the range of courses, program requirements, services and other relevant information. Principal policies regarding student transfer and transferring courses are given below. 

Inter Department transfer (College of Computer Science and Information System):

Rules regarding transfer among the departments within the College of Computer Science and Information System is as following:

Maximum number of students allowing to transfer per semester/ term

Minimum GPA

To

From

5

2.5

Department of Information Systems

Department of Computer Science

10

3

Department of Computer Science

Department of Information Systems

 

Inter College transfer (from other colleges of Najran University to the College of Computer Science and Information Systems):

From

To

Minimum GPA

Number of students

College of Medicine

College of Computer Science and Information Systems

2.25

6(4 Computer Science+2 Information Systems)

College of Dentistry

College of Computer Science and Information Systems

2.5

6(4 Computer Science+2 Information Systems)

Applied Medical Sciences

College of Computer Science and Information Systems

2.75

4(3 Computer Science+1 Information Systems)

College of Engineering

College of Computer Science and Information Systems

3

4(3 Computer Science+1 Information Systems)

 

Remarks:

·         Transfer from any theoretical College to College of Computer Science and Information Systems is not allowed.

·         Transfer from Colleges that do not require Preparatory year is not allowed. However, students who completed the Diploma of Information Systems (3 years program 86 credit hours) from the Community College are allowed to join the Information Systems program. Those students are exempted from the preparatory year (27 Credit hours) and 23 credit hours (IS courses and general courses).

 

Transfer from other national universities to the College of Computer Science and Information Systems:

·          Verify the conditions and requirements of Najran University transfer.

·          Assure the students finish successfully the Preparatory Year.

·         Verify the condition of specialization in Najran University.

·          Transfer from similar program to Computer science program.

·         GPA must be at least 3.25 out of 5 points.

 

Transfer courses and credits:

·         Credit hours for course to be equalized from other university must be equal to or greater than credit hours for the corresponding course in College of Computer Science and Information Systems.

·         The equivalent course percentage must be more than 80%.

 

The above rules are also applied for the visitor students.