The Faculty of Languages and Translation in partnership with the Deanship of e-Learning and the British Council will hold an online training course via the KKUx Massive Online Open Course (MOOC) platform. The course will be convened on 7/24/2017 and end on 8/24/2017. It will uncover tips and techniques to help candidates successfully pass the IELTS exam with a satisfactory band according to ability. A  Certificate of Achievement will be delivered upon completion with an endorsement from King Khalid University and the British Council. Enroll today!

The Faculty of Languages and Translation wishes you an enjoyable Eid Al Fitr, and we are looking forward to hearing from you and meeting you again this Fall. 

The last LRC seminar of the academic year 2016-2017 will take place on Monday, May 1, 2017, from 11 am to 12 pm. We look forward to welcoming many of you at this capstone seminar. Please see event calendar icon for more details.

The 12th  Annual Research Day

Will be held on:

Thursday, 23/07/1438 H (20/04/2017)

Venue: Building B, Auditorium 6

Time: 8 am to 230 pm.

Please CLICK HERE to view the schedule.

CLICK HERE for the Women's Hall venue information

For any and all enquiries, please email:


Dear Colleagues,

The Deanship of e-Learning would like to invite all faculty members to register in the Electronic Training Program (e-learning Practitioner Certificate) through Blackboard. It is scheduled to start on Sunday, April 16, 2017. Those who are interested can register for the course through the following links: or 

  • Language Content: English 
  • Duration: About two weeks (15 days) 
  • Total Hours: 12 hours 
  • Program Start Date: 16/4/2017
  • Training Method: Asynchronous electronic training through the Blackboard system 
  • Target Group: All faculty members who do not have an e-Learning Practitioner Certificate.

According to the Deanship, an e-Learning Practitioner Certificate will be required for those who will apply to teach blended courses.

If you have any problem in registration, contact Mr. Mohsin Khan, E-Learning Supervisor, FLT.

Thank youد/ منصر محمد الهمامي

رئيس قسم اللغة الإنجليزية، جامعة الملك خالد
Dr. Munassir Alhamami
Chair of the English Department, King Khalid University



Dear Colleagues, 

The Faculty of Languages and Translation is pleased to invite you to attend the First Annual Forum: "Teaching English in the 21st Century" which will be held on Saturday, April 15th. 
If you are interested in attending the forum, please fill out the following form. 

Dear Colleagues:


     It gives me immense pleasure to inform you that the E-Learning Unit of our faculty is launching its E-Learning Awareness Campaign for Level 1 students of the English Department and the English Language Center (ELC) next week, from Sunday, February 26th to Thursday, March 2nd, Allah Willing. The aim of the campaign is to make Level 1 students as well as the faculty members aware of the necessary and effective use of the university e-learning system. During the campaign, the E-Learning Unit is going to carry out the following activities:

  1. Meeting students individually in their classroom after informing their instructors,


  1. organizing workshops for students in the e-learning labs,


  1. organizing an e-quiz competition for students*


  1. setting up an e-learning stall and distributing brochures and booklets, and 


  1. organizing a workshop for the faculty members. 

(*The first, second, and third winners will be awarded prizes at the discretion of the Dean of the faculty on the last day of the campaign at 11:00 am in Auditorium 6, Building B.)

     You are kindly requested to participate in the E-Learning Awareness Campaign and provide all necessary support in order to make this campaign a great success.

     Please contact Mr. Mohsin Raza Khan, the E-Learning supervisor, at his email (, or his cell phone (055-204-2438) for further details. 



Dr. Mohammed S. Assiri 

Vice-Dean for Academic Development & Quality 

The Faculty of Languages and Translation is holding a free 18-hour course titled, " An Introduction to General Translation." FLT Lecturer, Dr. Eyhab Abdulrazak Bader Eddin, will deliver the hands-on course.  We are committed to providing high-quality community service translation training in general, and in particular, teachers from the Ministry of Education for this course. Participants will be introduced to translation studies as a separate discipline of knowledge and will gain an increased awareness related to the nature of translation.  The course will be held every Monday and Wednesday from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. starting on 2/20/2017. It is worth noting that certificates of completion will be distributed! It is located within the Deanship of Community Service and Continued Learning, in the Al Qimma room located in Building 4 on the 2nd floor. Please email any enquiries to at

The Deanship of Scientific Research and the General Directorate of IT would like your cooperation in uploading all of your publications to at your earliest convenience. The creation of ePrints KKU, a Research Repository, is a momentous achievement that will not only open the outputs of the University to a worldwide audience but will also maximize the visibility and impact as a result. It is important to keep in mind that our faculty will receive an evaluation of the utilization rate of ePrints, so we urge you to participate.

Enjoy your mid-semester break! We hope you come back refreshed and re-energised to finish off the year! 

Congrats on your achievements and best of luck in your next steps no matter what they may be.