Rules for Preparatory Students eligible for taking Freshmen courses during regular semester.

i) New Preparatory Students:
  • All new preparatory year students will be given preparatory courses by the Office of the University Registrar.
  • If the total credit hours are ≤ 11, then the students can apply to register freshmen courses* such that, total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 13 credit hours.
ii) Continuing Preparatory Students:
  • All continuing preparatory year students will be given preparatory courses by The Office of the University Registrar.
  • Student with Cumulative GPA ≥ 3 :
  • If the total credit hours are ≤ 13, then the student can register freshmen courses* thru KFUPM Portal, such that the total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 15 credit hours. (Only one course can be taken from IAS department).
  • Student with Cumulative GPA < 3 :
  • If the total credit hours are ≤ 8, then the student can register freshmen courses* thru KFUPM Portal such that, total registered hours for both preparatory and freshmen should be ≤ 10 credit hours. (Only one course can be taken from IAS department).

*Table : List of freshmen courses that can be registered.

ACCT110 CE 101 ECON102 ICS 101 MATH131 SE 100
ARC 110 CHEM101 ENGL101 ICS 102 MATH132
ARE 100 CHEM102 ENGL102 ICS 103 MIS 105  
BIOL101 CHEM111 IAS 101 ISE 100 PHYS101  
BIOL102 CP 101 IAS 111 MATH101 PHYS102
CE 100 ECON101 IAS 131 MATH102 PHYS133