Dar Al-Hekma University is the pioneering project of the Ilm Foundation, which was established in 1999 with the objective of providing state of the art higher educational facilities and services through academic institutions such as colleges and universities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Dar Al-Hekma University is a leading non-profit institution of higher education for women in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and a leading model of teaching and learning, nationally and internationally. The medium of instruction for all degree programs is English.
The university mission is to graduate accomplished women, leaders and entrepreneurs.
It is our vision that Dar Al-Hekma University serves as a leading institution of higher education for women in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and a model of teaching and learning. Our graduates will be capable of bringing about positive change for the betterment of self, society and humanity with the aim of pleasing the Creator.
Located in the cosmopolitan city of Jeddah, on the shores of the Red Sea, the University has been built and equipped to the highest international standards and designed to provide the best teaching and educational resources and facilities for its students, faculty and staff.