Situated on the Muslim pilgrim route, Jeddah is Saudi Arabia's second largest city, and the Kingdom's commercial capital. Offering the right mix of opportunities for academic excellence, leisure, jobs and business, the modern city of Jeddah is ideal for those seeking excellence in life. As a metropolitan city situated on the Red Sea coast of Saudi Arabia, Jeddah is fully equipped with fun places, heritage sites, green parks, gorgeous beaches, classic shopping malls, beautiful dine-in restaurants (with both regional and international cuisines), and serene places for families to enjoy. With some of the world’s most beautiful coral reefs within its waters, Jeddah offers superb opportunities for recreation, including swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and windsurfing. From traditional events to cultural festivities, and from dune bashing to quad biking, Jeddah is a city that offers something to everyone.
Dar Al-Hekma University is a leading non-profit institution of higher education for women in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. It is located in the heart of the metropolitan city. Since its opening in 1999, Dar Al-Hekma has been dedicated to empowering its students with skills and knowledge they need in a rapidly changing world.