Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Announcement of Postgraduate Programs for the Academic Year 1442 A.H.

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Added on - 2020/03/18  |  اخر تعديل - 2020/03/18

The Deanship of Postgraduate Studies announces that the tuition-free (non-paid) postgraduate programs for the stage of higher diploma, and master's and doctoral degrees will be available for the academic year 1442 A.H., in the colleges and institutes mentioned below. The application for these programs will start on Tuesday 10 Shawwal 1441 A.H., corresponding to 2 June 2020, until Thursday 19 Shawwal 1441 A.H., corresponding to 11 June 2020.

(Please click on the college name to view the available programs and their conditions)

We would like to draw the attention of all those who wish to enroll in these programs to the importance of reading and adhering to the admission conditions that have been announced and stipulated in the organizational and executive rules and procedures of the unified bylaw organizing postgraduate studies in Saudi universities, as well as their organizational and executive rules at Umm Al-Qura University.

** To view the bylaw regulating postgraduate studies, please click here.

General Conditions for Admission to Postgraduate Study Programs

To learn about the general conditions for admission, please click here.

Calendar of the Admission Procedures

To review schedule of the admission procedures in the Non-Paid Postgraduate Programs, please click here.

Categories that Can Apply for the Non-Paid Postgraduate Programs

  1. Employees of public and private sectors.
  2. Unemployed.
  3. Teaching assistants and lecturers in Saudi universities.
  4. Non-Saudi residents (internal scholarships).


A special portal will be open for the UQU teaching assistants, lecturers, and external scholarship students who are financed by Umm Al-Qura University. To view the schedule, please click here.

Frequently Asked Questions about Admission

To view the admissions FAQs, please click here.


May Allah guide us all to what is best. Finally, all praise be to Allah, the Lord of the worlds.