Wednesday, February 28, 2024

On behalf of the faculty members and the staff of the Foundation Year Program Unit (FYP), it gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Fahad bin Sultan University s hbayoud 1521459966(FBSU). It is also a source of both your pride and ours to embark on your new path in your new academic life at your second home and with your extended family, FBSU. We are all here to facilitate your education and your transition to the college of your choice at FBSU.

The FYP aims at preparing the newly admitted students for smooth transition onto their selected academic majors at FBSU by enhancing the students' opportunity for success and excellence through:

  • Developing students' skills in English.
  • Strengthening students' understanding and comprehension of basic mathematical concepts.
  • Improving students' IT skills.
  • Developing students' analytical and critical thinking abilities.
  • Providing students with the basic knowledge and skills to prepare them for academic endeavor.

It is important for you to take a close look at our website, which gives you an overall perspective of the course offerings, faculty members, academic resources, and guidance on the policies, regulations and procedures of the FYP at FBSU. 

I am confident that your experience at FBSU in general and the FYP in particular will be memorable and rewarding. 

I wish you all the best at the FYP and beyond.  

Husam A. Bayoud, PhD
Acting Director, Unit of Foundation Year Program
Associate Professor of Mathematics