Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Dr. Abdul-Rahman Al-Ghamdi Appointed Dean of the Deanship of Admission and Registration

His Excellency the UQU President, Dr. Abdullah bin Omar Bahusain Bafail, has issued an administrative decision appointing His Excellency Dr. Abdul-Rahman bin Ali bin Salih Al-Ghamdi as dean of the Deanship of Admission and Registration.

His Excellency praised the efforts of the outgoing dean, His Excellency Prof. Hashim bin Ahmad bin Muhammad Al-Samadani, during his tenure. His Excellency Prof. Abdullah gratefully acknowledged the praiseworthy and brilliant service that His Excellency Dr. Hashim gave the University, which significantly contributed to its advancement. He added that this advancement was the result of Allah's support, first and foremost, and then the support of the Government of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques (may Allah protect him).

His Excellency Prof. Abdullah congratulated Dr. Abdul-Rahman Al-Ghamdi on his appointment, and emphasized the need for diligence, perseverance, and building upon the efforts of the former dean. Finally, he wished Dr. Abdul-Rahman success in his new post.

His Excellency Dr. Abdul-Rahman Al-Ghamdi expressed thanks for the trust placed in him by His Excellency the UQU President in appointing him as dean. He gave his assurance that he would – with Allah's help – meet His Excellency's expectations. He then praised the efforts of the former dean, His Excellency Hashim Al-Samadani, highlighting that he would work on continuing his efforts in a way consistent with Saudi Vision 2030, in accordance with the National Transformation Plan 2020.