Mission and Vision

 

Mission

To prepare students in the art and science of Dentistry in an academic setting that fosters excellence in education, research and compassionate patient care. The College graduate should thus, develop the knowledge, skills and attitude that will enhance the health of the Saudi population and contribute to the advancement of dentistry.


Vision

The state-of-the-art College of Dentistry will be a driving force toward improving the oral health needs of the community through unique programs of evidence-based oral health care, integrated biomedical, professional, and clinical curricula. Our future competent dentists will be problem solvers, lifelong learners, critical thinkers, and professionals. The College will strive to attract the best students, teaching faculty, and support staff.


Values

College of Dentistry is keen on establishing the Saudi values on its faculty, staff, and students. The values include:

  • Professional ethics – work performance with respect to Islamic by-law and intellectual honesty.
  • Respect for typical social values – observing the community culture and traditions.
  • Leadership and team work – developing leadership skills and individual responsibility in a homogenous working environment.
  • High quality assurance – following the highest standards of quality in education, academic research, and health care services.
  • Compatibility – satisfying social requirements by meeting health problems and understanding local culture.