Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Message from the head of department

- 2016/04/27

Head of department's message:

Praise be to Allah, and peace be upon Prophet Muhammad, and upon his family and companions.

The Department of Business Administration of Hajj and Umra was established in 1429H and opened classes for students in 1433H. It was the first of kind in the whole world and Saudi Arabia which provides a package of programs that qualify Hajj and Umrah's officials.

The department students are given special attention through the curricula that cover every administrative side next to the main business curriculum to solidify a foundation of data base which assist the person to achieve success from the administrative process during Hajj.

The department provides a specialized course of study in the applied administration which is merged into the field of Hajj and Umrah management. In this program, the expert lecturers help students to find the track for success. The modules are elements of picture that depicts the context of Hajj and Umrah seasons which should be subject of interest. The student experience in the college is part of his real professional life.

As the industry flourishes, a big number of job opportunities appear at the Ministry of Hajj, "ritual guides" entities, the crown management institute in addition to small and medium enterprises.

Out of its interest on having distinguished students, it takes special care for the following:

Training - as the student receives a 480-hour training course that helps him create the link between theoretical knowledge and practice.

Creative and modern curricula - to guarantee a precise balance between academic life and the changing professional applications.

Qualified staff members - who have wide experience in addressing students.

Visiting expert lecturers - who can provide the students with an insider's advice that gives them a developing strategic view on the daily changes.

Cooperation agreements - that are made with different entities for providing training and job opportunities for students.