In the name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful.
All Praise is due to Allah, Lord of the Worlds, and peace and blessing be upon prophet Mohamed Bin Abdullah (Peace Be Upon Him), his family and companions.
Cherished with the noble knowledge and holy place, a prestigious and leading university set off with a torch of illumination to combine the honor of the holy place and the honor of knowledge.
It is Umm Al-Qura University in Makkah.
Since its inception, the UQU set its sight on the timeless Islamic heritage and civilization that transcends all other civilizations. It started off towards the excellence in spread the light of the noble civilization to be a lively reality in the world of scientific progress.
Few years later, the UQU managed to become a key player in the scientific momentum at all levels. It boosted scientific and cultural ties in research domains at local, regional and international levels.
The University's center of gravity, as attested by the UQU staff and students, as well as observers, lies in the making of future leaders and scholars.
Umm Al-Qura University is an integrated cluster of human beings who are in unremitting movement to serve science, their society, homeland and the Muslim world.
This is how UQU has always been, and, Allah willing, will continue to be.