The Department of General Sciences at PSU provides students with the opportunity to develop their knowledge and skills in a range of subjects throughout their university education. The department provides the students in the preparatory year program (PYP) with courses that enhance their personal skills and their mathematical skills to ensure that they are well prepared to succeed in their studies. The department also provides a wide range of courses that serve the various university degree programs. The courses cover different fields such as mathematics, physics, chemistry, Arabic and Islamic studies, and Psychology, which will help our students to achieve a comprehensive background and to develop their skills to succeed as students and skilled professionals.
The Department of General Sciences is committed to offering a broad high quality education that will lay a durable educational foundation to meet the specialized professional development requirements in PSU degree programs. The department supports the development of student’s skills that enables them to perceive patterns in complexity, render reasoned judgments, and seek the highest level of intellectual achievement and personal growth. We also encourage the students to develop personal qualities such as perseverance, initiative, self-confidence and independence.
Our vision is to become a leading department that provides quality foundational education supporting reputable degree programs and employing the highest international educational standards.