Deanship of Academic Development

Deanship of Academic Development

Establishment of the Deanship The Deanship of Academic Development at Al Baha University was founded in 1431 and approved by the Minister of Higher Education No. A / 7101 dated 8/6/1431 H, based on the decision of the Higher Education Council No. (15/75/1431H) in meeting No. 57 dated 17/1/1431H, as a Supporting Deanship of the Vice Rectorate of Academic Development and Community Service. The Deanship is considered an important pillar in developing university education and enhancing capabilities and skills of university staff to achieve quality practices and excellence in accordance with international best practices.

Vision, Mission, Values, Objectives


Distinction in university development and enhancement of quality practices.


Reinforcing quality practices and continuous improvement, and supporting the university's units through skills development, participatory planning, comprehensive self-evaluation and quality assurance procedures.




Leadership sprit

Respect and appreciation




Reinforcing the principle of development and continuous improvement, and dissemination of quality and accreditation values and practices.


Developing skills of the university staff to achieve academic and administrative excellence.


Accomplishing institutional and program accreditations.


Promoting the practices of teaching, learning and evaluation.


Raising the efficiency of the general performance level across university colleges, deanships and units.


Encouraging creativity and excellence and promoting productive and fair competition.


Establishing an inclusive and effective system for quality assurance and self-evaluation, and supporting strategic planning initiatives.


Enhancing community partnership with public and private institutions and with the relevant stakeholders.