|Doctor of Nutrition & Dietetics (DND)|
Nutrition is the science that deals with food and its components in relation to human body whereas Dietetics is the practical application of this scientific knowledge for improving and maintaining human health. Both Nutrition and Dietetics are well established disciplines in the developed world and are significantly contributing towards better human health. Unfortunately, neglecting this important sector, in developing countries like Pakistan, has badly affected people`s health at all stages of life. The role of nutrition (dietetics) in the prevention and management of diseases is largely un-explored due to the nonexistence of this vital discipline in the country. Keeping in view the core significance and vast scope, the Department of Food Science & Human Nutrition is offering five years degree program, “Doctor of Nutrition & Dietetics (DND)” (Morning/Evening).
This degree program will enable the students to excel professionally in the field of dietetics and public health through meeting today’s market requirements. The students after graduation will be able to demonstrate their expertise in multiple fields: