The Vice Presidency for Business and Knowledge Economy was established on 3/3/1440 AH based on the speech of His Excellency the Minister of Education regarding the decision of the temporary committee in charge of exercising the terms of reference of the Education Council No. (6/19/1440)
Our Vision and Mission
Pioneering business development and knowledge economy development.
To contribute to building a business and knowledge community at King Khalid University, by investing in creative talents , developing local capabilities , establishing distinguished partnerships, and developing university resources.
The Business and Knowledge Economy Agency seeks to achieve a number of strategic goals, such as:
Focusing on Knowledge Economy in fields of education and training , while coping with the rapid progress in the Saudi society.
Supporting national economy through applied and technical studies and research.
Contributing to the creation of innovative methods in business administration and development.
Establishing local and international partnerships with prestigious scientific and technical institutions and centers to benefit from in the scientific and applied aspects.
Strengthening the university’s relationship with external sectors through scientific, technical, administrative and supervisory support policies and programs to meet their needs, while building effective partnerships between the university and its community through programs that support knowledge economy.
Providing scientific, research and consulting services with high professionalism to governmental and private, sectors, locally and regionally.
Employing and investing the university's talents , capabilities and expertise in serving the development and growth of our society.
Developing a culture of applied studies and advisory services at the university and society and deepening it through an organized institutional work.
Supporting creative projects and creating an appropriate environment for them, as well as presenting them to the labor market through business incubators.
Encouraging creativity and innovation among university employees (faculty members, students, administrators, and technicians).
Attracting distinguished faculty members to support knowledge economy programs.
Developing a creative work environment within the university to keep pace with the ever-increasing developments in order to achieve leadership and excellence.
Honesty and integrity.
Innovation and innovation.