Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Overview of the Committee

- 2016/11/13


Tasks of the Committee:

  • To coordinate with the college administration and the University Vice Presidency for Academic Development to complete process of academic accreditation in the Department
  • To disseminate the culture of quality amongst different categories including; faculty members, students, and the administrative staff.
  • To provide students skills required by the labor market and the progress achieved in the modern life domains.
  • To apply quality standards in setting exams questions.  
  • To participate with the curricula and study plan committees in the following issues;


  1. Setting the study courses on annual bases.
  2. Reviewing study plans and assuring that they are meeting all elements and standards required annually by the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment (NCAAA).
  3. Setting proper mechanisms for developing curricula and references.

Work Mechanism:

The committee is divided into two sections Abdyia for males  and Al-Zahir for females. The committee convenes one time per month and submits its report to the department.  

Committee Formation:

  • The committee must include members of high qualifications and experiences.
  • It must include faculty members  with different specialties.  
  • It must include a faculty member of another university (if possible).