Jazan university’s Vice Presidentcy for Quality and Academic Development was established in 1431 AH by the Higher Education Council Resolution No. (10/62/1431), dated 12/29/1431 AH. It was established to be the authority responsible for following up quality affairs and academic development at Jazan University. Furthermore, it seeks to ensure that Jazan can reach the same academic and scientific standards to compete with local and international universities. The decision to appoint a Quality and Development Vice President was issued in Muharram 1433 AH.
On 10/19/1439 the President of the University issued Decision No. 104150, based on the letter of His Excellency the Minister of Education No. 1175 dated 10/19/1439, which includes the approval of the temporary committee in charge of carrying out the terms of reference of the Higher Education Council to change the name of the University Vice Presidency for Quality and Academic Development to Vice Presidency for Development and Entrepreneurship.