Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Aims and Scope

- 2022/05/11

Aims & Scope

To publish the latest original and distinguished scientific research in the Journal of Umm Al-Qura University (UQU) for Medical Sciences. The journal’s main focus is on clinical and experimental investigations as well as reviews. JUQUMS publications cater to clinicians, diagnosticians, researchers and serve as a forum to discuss the current status of health-related matters and their impact on a global and local scale.



• To attract high-quality scientific articles relevant to medicine and allied health practices.
• To increase the quality and number of research outputs at UQU and others of scientific merit.
• To ensure published articles have been peer-reviewed for expert opinion on originality, scientific value, and relevance to clinical practice.
• To improve the accessibility of research evidence for current medical and healthcare practices through advertising and conferences.
• To contribute to the publication of scientific material related to the development objectives in Saudi Arabia and 2030 Vision; health services in the community, Hajj, and Umrah.
• To work towards a higher percentage of internationally-rated research.