Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University


- 2017/02/14

College Vice Dean


Vice-deanships of the College of Shari'ah and Islamic Studies is responsible for organizing work at the college and to manage its affairs under the Education Council's rules and regulations.


To create and develop scientific research infrastructure at the college in order to meet research requirements. To that end, the following shall be achieved:

1. To establish scientific labs

2. To collect databases for the college's scientific production

3. To provide up-to-date technologies needed for the development and support of inventions and creativity


To support programs and projects in concern with the technological research and scientific activities. In addition, it is related to publication, development and implementation follow-up of researches made by the departments. This is made to guarantee consistency with strategic plan set by the Vice-presidency of Graduate Studies and Scientific Researches.

Duties of the college's vice-dean:

1- To coordinate and control administrative work flow at departments;

2- To specify department's technical and administrative needs in coordination with the Deanship of Staff and Employee Affair;

3- To manage leaves and vacations for administrative and technical staff;

4- To act as a dean of the college when the dean leaves for annual vacations; 

5- To assume the responsibility of the college's board secretarial work and to coordinate efforts with its members regarding the agenda and recommendations;

6- To recommend exceptional and urgent leaves for academics under the rules and regulations; and

7- To monitor the improvement of work flow at the college.