Defining The IAO In The Context Of PSU
Prince Sultan University aspires to become the leading non-profit private university in the Middle East, providing a quality education equal to other reputable universities in the world.
Prince Sultan University aims to provide the Middle East with quality education to the highest international standards.
In its efforts towards a successful and responsible life-long learning, PSU integrates modern technology, pedagogy and human values for the advancement of scientific research, productivity and leadership towards a meaningful social life.
PSU is committed to effective management of institutional resources to optimize its multiple roles as catalyst for new learning opportunities, national and international partnerships, continuous studies, professional growth, community service and diversity in educational horizons for the good of humanity.
The International Affairs Office’s (IAO) mandate is to facilitate and administrate PSU engagements with international partnering institutions and agencies. Its authorization is found in the PSU’s vision and mission statements. The first announces the University’s aim to be the premier private institute of higher education in the Middle East, one that offers a quality education equal to that found in strong schools elsewhere in the world. In the second, one of the means to achieve this end is via partnering with foreign schools. The work of the IAO in the main is implementation of these directives by strategically cultivating partnerships with world-class universities and tactically engaging with analogous, nimble schools about the globe.