In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful, and prayers and peace are due to His Prophet and Messenger and upon his household and companions.
The Islamic University has been a focus of interest and concern to Saudi Arabia's leaders since its establishment in 1381 AH., since King Saud then his successors Faisal, Khalid, Fahd, and Abdullah, may Allah have mercy on their souls, and today the support continues with the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, may Allah protect and preserve him.
The Islamic University is an educational institution that Saudi in origin, but global in its mission. It is mainly dedicated to teaching and research in Islamic and Arabic studies, and today covering many other disciplines, in accordance with international standards and technologies to achieve high-quality outputs, and contribute to serve the community and spread the message of Islam, which initiated from the city of the Prophet, peace be upon him, to serve both local and global community.
His Excellency, The President of Islamic University
Prof. Mamdouh bin Saud bin Thunayan Al Saud