​     The Vice Rectorate for Graduate Studies and Scientific Research aims at promoting the status of the university, through improving graduate programs and their outcomes, and advancing scientific research output for faculty members and students.

      The Vice Rectorate for GSSR  seeks to attract talented Saudi faculty members. It also manages the scholarship and training programs for the university staff, and provides learning, teaching, and knowledge resources.

      The Vice Rectorate ​for GSSR commenced its duty upon the consent of the Minister of Higher Education No. (61778) dated on 05/22/1414 AH, the decision of the University Rector ​in charge No. (20193) dated on 22/05/1435 AH, in accordance with the text of the article (29) of the Council of Ministers No. (60) Dated on 06/02/1414 AH.