Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Vision, Mission, and Objectives

- 2019/03/28

Vision, Mission, and Objectives of the Clinical Nutrition Program

College of Applied Medical Sciences – Umm Al-Qura University



Leadership locally, regionally and internationally in education, scientific research and community service in the field of clinical nutrition.



Providing a distinguished program that qualifies students in the field of clinical nutrition to work in different locations and participate in excellence in the development of health, research and economic services in the community and serve the Hajj and Umrah according to Vision 2030


  1. Acquiring a broad basis of Nutrition knowledge, understanding and skills, as well as in depth in the areas of clinical nutrition.
  1. Identifying the various components of nutrition and principles of diet planning for healthy and patients.
  1. Observing health problems related to nutrition in the community and pilgrimage.
  1. Planning and implementing appropriate food programs for different groups in health and disease.
  1. Application of modern methods and techniques to evaluate & analyze food and nutritional status for healthy and patients.
  1. Planning and conducting community field surveys using different qualitative and quantitative methods.
  1. Using modern communication, training skills for activation in nutrition and health programs.