1. ​​About Zakat and Tax Academy:

In 2019, the General Authority of Zakat and Tax inaugurated the Zakat and Tax Academy, as a testimony to its belief that GAZT's human capital remains a pivotal driver towards achieving its strategic goals. An exemplary model to the world in managing Zakat and taxes effectively and transparently, making customers at the heart of its strategy.

  1. Staff:

The Zakat and Tax Academy is directly overseen by His Excellency, the Governor of the Zakat and Tax Authority, Engineer / Suhail bin Muhammad Abanmi, and the executive management of GAZT. The human capital team, represented by the Talent Development Department, undertakes general supervision of the Academy to ensure the quality of the development and implementation of services and programs provided in cooperation with relevant departments and authorities.


Building a hub of knowledge and skills that fuels our daring vision of pioneering the management and regulation of Zakat and Tax.

  1. Mission:
  2. Provide learning and development solutions for GAZT's employees in accordance with the latest and most relevant local and international practices, and educating those interested and specialists in the field of Zakat and tax.


1. Equip GAZT's staff with the knowledge and skills required to achieve the current and future objectives of the GAZT.

2. Ensure continuous vocational development.

3. Provide professional consultations to ensure constant learning and development.

4. Qualify current leaders with leadership and management skills and knowledge.

5. Develop future leaders in the commission in line with career succession plans.

6. Strengthening the knowledge level for those interested in the field of Zakat and Tax.

    1. Programs and Services:
    1. 1. Development for all jobs.

      2. Behavioral, leadership, and technical development programs.

      3. Professional Certification Support Program.

      4. E-learning programs.

      5. English language development programs within the Kingdom.

      6. Field visits to global expertise houses.

      7. Specialized conferences and exhibitions.