Dammam Community College (DCC) officially
admitted students on September 01, 2003. Dammam
Community College is under the auspices of King Fahd
University of Petroleum & Minerals, approved by the
Minister of Higher Education and is regulated by the
Council of Higher Education. HRH King Abdullah bin
Abdul Aziz Al- Saud, the present King, inaugurated
DCC on July 2004. In attendance were the ministers
of Higher Education, Health and Labor and Social
Affairs, the Rector of KFUPM, the Governor of
Dammam, H R H Prince Mohammed bin Fahd bin Abdul
Aziz Al-Saud, and several distinguished community
To be a premier college in
providing quality educational services and valued
training to all stakeholders
The college is committed to
- Motivating students to attain their highest
educational goals and to
provide them a firm value based
foundation for lifelong learning and careers.
- providing a broad range of programs and
support services designed to meet student's
aspirations and community needs.
- offering education and training according to
the demands and requirements of the community,
government and business.
- Prepare qualified
graduates for positions in business, industry
- Give students a solid
academic foundation and prepare them for further
- Train students to
communicate clearly and work in teams
- Graduate students with
high ethical and Islamic values.
- Enhance graduates’
ability to engage in lifelong learning.
- Serve the community by
providing – and responding to their need for -
training programs, short courses, and other
Prospective or new faculty can benefit from the
faculty handbook available.