Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Research and Studies Department

- 2020/10/19


The Department of Research and Studies is concerned with proposing and preparing studies and research, and providing consultation related to the fields of e-learning and distance education based on the research line adopted by the deanship. This is with the aim of developing the culture of e-learning and distance education at the university, as well as creating a leading standing for the university at the national level.


Excellence in studies and research within the fields of e-learning and distance education.


Contributing to the research movement at Umm Al-Qura University through the outputs of scientific research and studies in the field of e-learning and distance education, providing consultation services at a high-quality international level, and contributing to improving the educational outcomes of the university.


  1. Conducting scientific research and publishing papers in internationally classified journals.
  2. Developing research and community relationships and partnerships with relevant sectors, both locally and internationally.
  3. Establishing/participating in scientific conferences, forums, and workshops.
  4. Providing scientific and financial support to postgraduate students.
  5. Spreading awareness of the importance of e-learning in the academic and student circles.
  6. Recruiting experienced research staff at Umm Al-Qura University in various related disciplines.
  7. Providing studies and consulting services in the field of e-learning and distance education.
  8. Developing the deanship's ability in self-financing.


  1. Conducting studies and research.
  2. Providing technical and administrative consultation.
  3. Establishing policies for conducting research and studies, as well as data utilization policies.