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Umm Al-Qura University

Location P.O.Box 715, Alabidiah, Taif Street, Makkah, SA, Makkah Saudi Arabia
Ranking

# =449QS World University Rankings

About Umm Al-Qura University

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.

About Umm Al-Qura University

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 information

Total students

30,207

UG students

90%

PG students

10%

International students

3,608

UG students

87%

PG students

13%

Total faculty staff

3,627

Domestic staff

50%

Int'l staff

50%

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Rankings & ratings

Umm Al-Qura University is one of the top public universities in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. It is ranked #=449 in QS World University Rankings 2023.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #501- 550
  • 2014
    #551-600
  • 2015
    #551-600
  • 2016
    #551-600
  • 2017
    #501-550
  • 2018
    #551-600
  • 2019
    #541-550
  • 2020
    #501-510
  • 2021
    #474
  • 2022
    #=447
  • 2023
    #=449

Ranking criteria

26.2
Overall
16.9
Academic Reputation
10.5
Employer Reputation
59.8
Faculty Student Ratio
1.9
Citations per Faculty
100
International Faculty Ratio
19.3
International Students Ratio
35.1
International Research Network
3.9
Employment Outcomes

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