The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research announced that  it authorized all universities to set the dates for the beginning of the final exams for students of graduate studies in the academic year 2019/2018. The Deputy Minister of  Scientific Research Affairs, Dr. Fuad Qassem Mohammed, said that the Minister of Higher Education, Professor Dr. Qusay Al-Suhail agreed to authorize  universities to determine the start of the final exams in accordance with the number of subjects in each colleges and institutes. The Deputy Minister called on all  universities to take into consideration the timing of the exams, in order not to contradict the date of delivery of the educational halls of the Ministry of Education