Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Vision, Mission, Objectives & Values

- 2018/09/18


  • To develop all fields and activities of the university to achieve the goals of the National Transformation Plan 2020 (NTP), according to the Kingdom vision 2030.



  • To become a distinguished scientific reference in the application of comprehensive quality system, academic accreditation and human development by using advanced expertise and techniques, in addition to the optimal investment of the University's resources and potentials, and encouraging and adopting the knowledge economy in order to transform the university into a leading one.



1- Updating the strategic plan of the University and following up its implementation.

2- Preparing the comprehensive organizational guide for Umm Al-Qura University (Organizational structures of the University).

3- Preparing the tasks and competences guide for the academic and administrative units of the university.

4- Obtaining the institutional accreditation of the university.

5- Obtaining national and international program accreditation for all the university programs.

6- Applying the comprehensive quality system to all university facilities.

7- Providing training programs for university leaders.

8- Providing training programs for the professional development of UQU faculty members.

9 - Using modern means of measurement and evaluation in the university community.

10 - Providing professional courses for the community.

11 - Providing programs to qualify professional consultants.

12 - Providing programs that qualify accredited profession trainers in the distinguished specialties of the University.

13- Offering specialized professional programs for the private, public and third sectors.

14- Providing professional executive diplomas for the private, public and third sectors.

15- Improving the university rank.

16 - Attracting distinguished researchers, faculty members and consultants at the international level.

17- Developing scientific and research partnerships as well as consulting services with leading international universities.

 18- Transferring technology and developing knowledge.

19- Developing the academic and research expertise of faculty members.

20- Providing training programs in the field of innovation and entrepreneurship.

21- Organizing forums about innovation, entrepreneurship and start-ups.

22- Preparing business incubator programs.

23- Preparing business accelerator programs.

24- Support start-ups.

25- Promoting information technology infrastructure.

26- Transforming UQU into a paperless university in all administrative transactions.

27- Developing technical and administrative work and procedures by applying international quality standards.

28- Following up and supporting the plans of the departments associated with the Vice-deanship to assist in the implementation of its future plans


  • Proficiency and quality in work,
  •  Initiation,
  • Teamwork,
  • Professionalism,
  • Continuous development,
  • Partnership in success.