It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Prep
Year Program(PYP).Since the establishment of KFUPM in 1963, the Preparatory Year
Program has been a core component of the University's academic curriculum. The
Prep Year Program is continually developing concurrent with KFUPM academic
programs. PYP provides students not only with a sound basis in academic skills,
but also seeks to develop students into well-rounded individuals. The curriculum
is designed to ensure that each student maintains a sense of pride in his native
The PYP is determined to be a major influence on
KFUPM graduates by keeping close contact with students and academic departments,
and by continuously assessing and developing its programs and courses to
accommodate the changing needs and conditions towards accomplishing its set
objectives and goals.
PYP is one of the leading programs adopted by
KFUPM since its establishment , transferring its experience to many other
universities and educational institutions. The program has succeeded, throughout
its history, to make a tremendous difference in the lives of students and their
behavior patterns and prepare them for university study.
We believe and confident that we are laying down
a strong foundation of our industrial,academic and business leaders.