University Relations & Community Outreach

Relationship Building

We maintain strategic relationships with key stakeholders across society to improve the perception of KFUPM through effective communication and relationship building.

University Relations division includes Public Relations & Information (PRI) Unit and also coordinates with Alumni Relations, Industry Relations and International Relations departments.

Public Relations & Information:

Public Relations & Information Unit is a part of URCO department, is responsible for internal and external communication and managing KFUPM's relations with Media and Partner organizations. Public Relations promote activities through newspapers, broadcast media, publications and social media. PR provides event coverage and manages logistic arrangements of delegates and international visits.

Alumni Relations:

Alumni relations unit, operates under Deanship of Student Affairs, aims to keep KFUPM Alumni connected with each other as well as engage them with KFUPM through different programs. Alumni relations organize several regular networking events across the Kingdom every year.

Industry Relations:

KFUPM operates its Industry Liaison Office (ILO) which is a part of Technology Transfer, Innovation and Entrepreneurship (TTIE) sector, to establish strong relations with Industries by creating mutual beneficial opportunities of sharing resources.

International Relations:

Office of International Cooperation (OIC) manages collaborative projects and partnerships with Universities from all over the world. OIC facilitates Student Exchange Program and research collaborations with 10 Universities.