President of Umm Al Qura University (UQU) Dr. Bakri Bin M'atoog Bin Bakri Assas has issued an administrative order.
Advisor to UQU President, Mr. Essam bin Hassan Marqoushi said that Dr. Assas' decision is part of the university's efforts to achieve goals of the comprehensive development and to bolster progress to achieve objectives, vision and mission in a bid to lead the field with unique programs and activities under the umbrella of the Saudi Vision 2030.
Also, he adds, the university is willing to coordinate efforts according to the National Transformation Program 2020 for the education sector in order to improve its quality as per strategies set to meet the requirements of development and achieve the goals of the Saudi Vision 2030.
In his decision, the President has ordered that:
First: To establish a unit under the name: The Vision Realization Office (VRO);
Second: The VRO shall directly report to Vice-President for Academic Development and Community Service;
Third: The Vice-President for Academic Development and Community Service shall supervise work at the VRO;
Fourth: Dean of University Development and Quality shall chair the office and be named the liaison officer who would maintain a contact channel with the Ministry of Education in terms of the Saudi Vision 2030 and the Saudi National Transformation Program 2020;
Fifth: The VRO is tasked with duties related to the Saudi Vision 2030 and the Transformation Program 2020 as follows:
Sixth: The decision shall be valid as of: Jumada al-Thani 08, 1438H.
Dr. Assas asked Allah to help them meet the requirements of their duties and play a role in achieving the UQU's objectives.