Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Financial Accounting Diploma

- 2021/11/18

Program Status: Active

Program Type: Intermediate diploma


  1. Qualify students for work in all branches of the public and private sectors, such as banks, hospitals, hotels, Hajj and Umrah agencies, professional accounting offices to audit companies and others.
  2. Enable the student to pass the professional fellowship exams.
  3. Introduce the student to accounting programs that qualify her for work in the public and private sectors.
  4. Develop the student's skills in the English language in general and in the language and terminology of the specialization in particular.

Job Opportunities:

Bridging System is Available for the Program: Yes

Bridging Criteria: The student should obtain a cumulative average of 3.25 or more out of 4 in an accounting major.

Duration of the Program: Two years, divided into four semesters.

Course Descriptions:

Level 1

  • Islamic Culture
  • English 1
  • Basics of Accounting 1
  • Principles of Economics
  • Principles of Administration
  • Jurisprudence of Financial Transactions

Level 2

  • Arabic Language
  • Principles of Computing
  • English 2
  • Basics of Accounting 2
  • Governmental Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Intermediate Accounting

Level 3

  • Professional Ethics
  • Introduction to Information Technology
  • Basics of Auditing
  • Accounting Topics in English
  • Computer Accounting Applications
  • Zakat Accounting
  • Commercial Systems

Level 4

  • Communication Skills
  • History of the Saudi Kingdom
  • Specialized Accounting Systems
  • Managerial Accounting
  • Contemporary Accounting Issues
  • Practical Applications in Accounting
  • Practical Training

Program Entry Requirements and the Mechanism for Admission:

Target Groups: High school graduates and equivalent

Registration Fees: Free

The Rating of the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Development:

Student Procedural Guidebook (PDF File):

The guidebook includes the method of payment, refund policy, re-study policy after failure or deprivation, receipt of the document, etc.

Admission Criteria:

  1. The female student should be a Saudi national or be born to a Saudi mother.
  2. The applicant should hold a secondary school certificate or its equivalent from the Saudi Kingdom or abroad.
  3. The student must pass the required admission tests (General Aptitude Test and Standard Achievement Admission Test)
  4. The applicant should not have been dismissed from UQU or any other university for disciplinary or academic reasons.

Admission Procedures

  1. Admission is made once before the beginning of the academic year, according to the specified period announced on the website.
  2. Applicants are chosen according to the announced conditions and criteria and the capacity of the colleges.
  3. Students accept the offer to join the college after the announcement of admission results.
  4. The university number will be issued after the student accepts the offer.

Application Dates for the Program:

To Apply for the Program: