About ICT Directorate
Providing IT Services for staff, students and academics
We are dedicated to supporting SRU strategic goal as a world-class education and research university. In order to achieve this, ICTD will:
- Be responsive to the University's diverse requirements
- Provide leadership and partnership to promote the effective use and development of IT across all business units
- Be a key enabler for strategic change in the University
- Provide high quality, robust and secure day-to-day services, while innovating and anticipating the needs of tomorrow
- Develop IT skills through support, coaching and personnel development
Leverage the latest and effective use of information technology to provide smooth and rich experience to teach, learn and research.
Chief Excecutive Information Officer Message
Dr. Nasser M. AbouNar
Chief Executive Information officer
A message by the Chief Executive of the IT & Communication Department:
Coping with the strategy plan of the Sulaiman Alrajhi University that aims at the University’s development and a future maker through building leaders; the human asset. Since day one of this department, the target has always been considering maximum use of IT as the main platform supporting the digital transformation in the field of education and management. This is in addition to supporting all points of distinction through the global digitization to align with national vision of the Kingdom and the University.
Undoubtedly, the world is witnessing a global change where technology plays a main role that is manifest in all aspects of life: social media, which is connecting families and friends, Internet services, teaching aids, reaching to banking services. Thus all universities, worldwide, must be prepared to cope with such challenges outreaching local communities. In this respect, the University seeks to provide usable, trustworthy and reachable services.
In light of the global change caused by Corvid pandemic where virtual education and distance learning have become the norm in our meetings, conferences, online lectures, the University has proved pioneer and unrivaled success, as a result of an already established robust and scalable infrastructure, operated by highly distinguished staff who were already prepared to cope with such challenges.
Provide information services and communications across the university city.
Strategic initiatives and projects are developed by ICTD leadership team to meet academic and research excellence vision of SRU.
Ensuring ICTD aligned with business needs of SRU with effective and efficient use of IT resources.
ICTD organization structure
ICT Directorate offers over 130 IT services ( not limited ) to support teaching , learning ,research missions in different categories to SRU stakeholders.
Policies and Standards
This section presents an overview of some policies and procedures developed by ICTD for all individuals accessing SRU’s IT assets and resources Governing use policies are essential to support the continuity of educational excellence and related business innovation, maintaining confidentiality, integrity, and availability.
Appropriate Distribution of H/W
Appropriate use of Computer
IT Change Management Policy
Domain Password Policy
Applications Password Policy
Backup/ Restore Policy
Data Center Policy
Printing Solution Policy
Computers Depreciation Policy
Code Of Conduct Policy
Needs Assessment Policy
SnapComms Content Management Policy
File & Folder Sharing Policy
Outside access for office resources policy – ICTD internal-
Web Gateway security -operation policy
Zoom Usage Policy
Appropriate Use of Email