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Umm Al-Qura University

P.O.Box 715 Makkah View map
#541-550
Public
Medium
32,156
3,655
3,085

Overview

Umm Al-Qura University (UQU) is a large public university in Mecca, Saudi Arabia. The university was established as the College of Sharia (Islamic Law) in 1949 before being joined by new colleges and renamed as Umm Al-Qura by royal decree in 1981.

UQU started primarily as an Islamic university offering degrees in Islamic Law and Arabic language studies. It now offers more courses in such diverse subjects as Technology Management, Business Management, Islamic Economics, Marketing, Engineering, Technology, Medicine, Education, Architecture, as well various Applied, Social and Engineering Sciences.

University Highlights

Total students - 32,156

3%
97%

International students - 3,085

95%
5%

Total faculty staff - 3,655

1733
1922

Total students - 32,156

3%
97%

International students - 3,085

95%
5%

Total faculty staff - 3,655

1922
1733
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