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King Saud University celebrated the graduation of the 56th and 57th batches of female graduates (Classes of 1441 and 1442) under the patronage of Her Highness Princess Nora bint Mohammad Al Saud, Wi
Morning of Wednesday April 14th, 2021, On behalf of HE President of King Saud University (KSU) and under patronage of Prof.
In continuation of the existing cooperation between the College of Engineering at King Saud University and public and private bodies concerning training students and providing engineering consultancy
The Center of Excellence in Information Assurance (CoEIA) at King Saud University organized the third session of Science 20 (S20) webinar on “Digital Revolution: Navigating Critical Transitions” on 31
To provide innovative teaching, excellent research, and future prospective of society needs in building knowledge economy in soil, water and environment.more
To be one of the leading departments in soil and water sciencemore
1. Provide high-quality educational programs to prepare competent graduates specialized in different aspects of soil, water management, environment and natural resources at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. 2.more
The Department of Soil Science at King Saud University was formally established in 1965. It has retained its close ties with agriculture community through membership and active involvement with colleagues in the Faculty of Food and Agricultural Sciences in agicultural and environmental issues.
Since its establishment,the department is collaborated with different departments at the college of Food and Agricultural Sciences for graduating specialists and researchers in the field of soil sciences and other agricultural disciplines.
The Soil science department is one of the pioneer departmens the in the King Saud University and the unique departments in College of Food and Agicultural Sciences that is offer a Ph.D dgree in soil scienc. The department is concerned with developing professionally qualified graduates to be able to lead the acitity toward development of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. our graduate programs are designed to prepare the graduate students to have the necessary skills and knowledge. They will be able to contribute the addressing issues associated with human interactions and its relation to the environment such as water use, soil & water contamainations and natural resources management.
The department offers two graduate pograms leading to M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees insoil science. These programs are designed to provide students with scientific knowledge and practical skills to acquire experience needed to face the challenges in the agricultural development under the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia environment.
The department is well-equipped ( Facilities and Equipments ) with instrumentation for analysis of soil, mineral, and water samples. In addition, there is a mobile lab. for soil survey, and field work for conducting soil studies at remote districts. The department has five units of growth chambers and two units in the faculty green house.