Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University


- 2017/11/13

Mission of the Department of Psychology

The mission of the Department is divided into three dimensions:

  • Providing human cadres with counseling, professional, and educational preparation to produce competent specialists in the areas of counseling; assessment and evaluation; and statistics, along with preparing distinguished, successful researchers and leaders, at the level of graduate studies.
  • Offering consultation and training services to government and non-government institutions; educational and professional counseling services; developmental awareness programs; preventive programs; therapeutic programs; and educative programs to the members of society for dealing with children at all ages.
  • Preparing and supervising research projects and contributing to the development of scientific research in the different areas of psychology (psychological counseling; developmental psychology; learning; assessment and evaluation; statistics and research; vocational and educational guidance; personality and social psychology).