The Scientific Council at the University Agency of Graduate Studies and Research held its 17th meeting in the academic year 1435-1436. Dr. Muhammad Abdullah Al-Shayie, Deputy of Graduate Studies and Research, chaired the meeting. Dr. Ibrahim Al-Hussienan, the Council Secretary, pointed out that the council has discussed several scheduled topics and recommendations of the Council Committee of academic connection. The council has also approved the following: 1- Requests of a number of faculty members in various specialties to attend scientific courses. 2- Recommendations of the Committee of Authorship and Translation to decide on several books. 3- The reformation of some Arbitration Committees at the Authorship and Translation Center.