Vision, Mission, and Objectives (BA)


The program aims to occupy a distinguished position among other English programs, regionally and nationally, in order to contribute to the community and to play a positive role in academic research.


Providing the community with graduates competent to carry out their professional duties and establish firm cross-cultural communication with others, while adhering to national and Islamic principles and values.


  1. Preparing distinguished graduates, academically and professionally, with a good command of English, to work in various fields in both the Public and Private Sectors.
  2. Preparing students to pursue their postgraduate studies and academic research in varied fields related to the English Language.
  3. Providing students with basic concepts, theories and new trends in the English Language.
  4. Enabling students to understand English culture and utilize this knowledge positively to enhance the values of cross-cultural communication.
  5. Developing creative and critical thinking among students.

Admission Requirements

University Conditions

  1. The applicant must hold a Secondary School Certificate or its Equivalence.
  2. The applicant must have obtained his Secondary School Certificate within the last preceding four years.
  3. The applicant must have passed the General Aptitude Test (GAT).
  4. The applicant must not have previously enrolled in or academically dismissed from King Khalid  University or any other university.

Department Conditions

A placement test has been approved recently to be implemented from the academic year 2013/2014

Last reviewed: 5/2/2019

For any questions, comments, or enquiries: Dr. Mohammed Shuaib Assiri, Vice Dean for Academic Development & Quality