Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

The Department Vision, Mission and Objectives

- 2016/04/11


To make the Department of Islamic Architecture an honorable educational institution to prepare architects who are able to revive the Islamic identity that enables them to compete locally, regionally and internationally in this field.


Provide featured architectural education in an environment stimulates the creative thinking and scientific research. This will stem from the local community service and reach to the effective regional and global partnership.

The main objective of the Islamic architecture program:

  • Consolidate the Islamic values ​​and concepts in architecture and to prepare creative architects, planners and researchers who are qualified to fill labor market needs domestically, regionally and internationally.


Prepare a generation of architects, planners and researchers who:

  • Have privileged professional abilities.
  • Serve the local community in Mecca Al-Mukrramah region.
  • Are able to apply the techniques and methodologies of scientific research.