Located in the heart of the metropolitan city of Jeddah, Dar Al-Hekma University is one of Saudi Arabia's leading teaching and research universities for young women. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma University is dedicated to endowing its students with the skills and knowledge they need to flourish and succeed in a rapidly changing world.

Our Mission

“Graduating Accomplished, Women, Leaders and Entrepreneurs”

The University

Since its establishment in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma University has positioned itself as the leading private, non-profit, higher education institution for young women in Saudi Arabia.

Dar Al-Hekma University comprises of four main schools: Hekma School of Business and Law, Hekma School of Design and Architecture, Hekma School of Health, Behavioral Sciences and Education, and Hekma School of Engineering, Computing and Informatics. The university offers master degrees in seven different majors. The degree programs offered by the University are developed in collaboration with international universities, and are fully licensed, and recognized by the Saudi Ministry of Education.

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Why Choose Dar Al-Hekma University?

Accreditation:

Dar Al-Hekma University is accredited by the Ministry of Education of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (MOE), and the National Commission for Academic Accreditation and Assessment (NCAAA). Our degree programs are endorsed by the MOE and are designed to ensure that our students are accepted and recognized globally through their academics.

Excellence in Teaching and Learning:

Highly qualified, dedicated and passionate Saudi and expatriate faculty and senior administrators who provide the highest standards of academic services.

Academic Support Services:

We offer academic support services to students who are unable to manage their academic course loads due to learning difficulties.

Student Activities:

A wide range of student clubs and extra-curricular activities to enrich and support key areas of your personal, intellectual, spiritual, social, cultural and physical development are there for you.

Community Service:

We have a wide range of opportunities available for you to volunteer your time to a worthy cause whilst you study at Dar Al-Hekma. Community service is a requirement for all our graduating students.

Employability:

Our graduates are highly sought after by leading employers in various sectors. Our career and alumnae services are in constant contact with key businesses and organizations that advertise vacancies and attend our events and career fairs on a regular basis.

Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

BSc

Dar Al-Hekma University

The Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) prepares student-clinicians to become competent practitioners who can provide clinical services in ... [+]

The Bachelor of Science in Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences (SLHS) prepares student-clinicians to become competent practitioners who can provide clinical services in both Arabic and English for children and adults with various speech, language and hearing problems.

SLHS graduates can apply for registration and classification at the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS) after the completion of an internship year and passing an examination interview at the commission.

Program Mission

To graduate professionals in the field of Speech-Language Pathology to provide quality services for those with communication challenges in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Why Choose Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences Program at Dar Al-Hekma University? ... [-]
Saudi Arabia Jeddah
September 2020
English
Full-time
4 years
Campus
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MSc

Dar Al-Hekma University

The proposed Master’s degree program in Speech-Language Pathology (MSLP) is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for competent clinical ser ... [+]

The proposed Master’s degree program in Speech-Language Pathology (MSLP) is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills required for competent clinical service delivery to children and adults in Arabic and English. The MSLP curriculum has been developed and reviewed by renowned scholars in the field from America and the West, and it is approved by the Saudi Ministry of Education. Instruction and clinical supervision are provided by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA) by certified Arabic and English-speaking professionals from Saudi Arabia and the United States.

The MSLP program is clinic-based and research-based. Graduation from this comprehensive program will lead to certification by the Saudi Council for Health Professions.... [-]

Saudi Arabia Jeddah
September 2020
English
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Campus
Read more in English