Umm Al-Qura Oasis for Consultation was launched by His Royal Highness the Advisor of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, the Emir of Makkah Province Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, at the Emirates headquarters in Jeddah on Sunday, 4 February, 2018 A.C. Oasis is considered to be the contractual entity and the cognitive and technological arm of Umm Al-Qura University, which aims at building, conveying and establishing knowledge and technologies. This contributes greatly to economic growth, and achieves sustainable development. Oasis offers accredited professional, developmental and consulting services. It adopts the concept of private sector but works under the umbrella of an outstanding governmental university. It offers qualitative professional services through the employment of human, material and cognitive potentials available in the university.
First: Professional development services: Umm Al-Qura Oasis is concerned with offering specialized and developmental training services by studying the professional training needs required for cadres in the public, private and non-profit sectors, according to the professional scope they require to develop. After this, it will be able to design and carry out the appropriate developmental and qualifying programs that promote professional development, according to these needs. Second: consultation services: Umm Al-Qura Oasis offers a group of consulting services for different sectors by making use of the specialized personnel at Umm Al-Qura University, in the capacity of their being full-time and part-time experts. It also makes use of the services offered by houses of expertise to introduce consulting studies and carry out specialized professional contracts. Third: Social responsibility services: Umm Al-Qura Oasis for Consultation offers a group of voluntary consulting services to contribute in serving the community and the individuals in a professional and methodological manner. It also holds several strategic partnerships with non-profit sectors with the aim of evaluating their needs and offering different consulting services.