Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Executive Diploma: Innovation Management in Hajj and Umarh

- 2020/02/23

Executive Diploma: Innovation Management in Hajj and Umarh

The course will be covered in two semesters (2 months each). Before the last semester, each applicant will have a general knowledge about crowd and crisis management during Hajj and Umrah and learn to innovate new ideas as solutions to some predicted problems. Applicants will also learn different strategies in managing and developing projects related to Hajj and Umrah and about the politics and economics behind it.  The last semester will be dedicated to do demonstration project, where applicants show their ability and skills to initiate a professional venture, a true innovation and/or solving exciting problems.

Course Structure



Semester 01

(Two Months)

Innovation: From Plan to Product

Idea Development: Create and Implement Innovative Ideas

Creating and Sustaining an Innovation Culture

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Path 01: Innovation Management in Hajj and Umrah

Semester 02

(Two Months)

Crowd management principles

Crisis management principles

Economics and Politics of Hajj & Umrah

Strategic planning and collaborations

Semester 03

(Two Months)

Demonstration project

Admission Requirements:

  • A bachelor’s degree awarded by a recognized University or equivalent.
  • Associate Degree/ a Higher Diploma or equivalent, with at least 2 years of work experience.
  • A recognized professional qualification.


  • Full time (Six Months)
  • Part time (1-year)


  • 5000$

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