Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society | RDN Renewal
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RDN Renewal

Announcement: RDN Renewals 2022

Hopefully you all have submitted your renewals.

Renewals will be closed on 9th Feb. Each RDNs who have submitted renewal and faced problems while submission will be entertained till their issues are resolved.

Issues can be related to incomplete attachments, midway form submission.

Note: Those applicants who feel their credits hours are not fulfilled then should apply for RDN exam. Otherwise they have to wait for next year exam.

Renewal confirmation will be sent by 18th February’22

Submit proof of renewal fee payment on new portal by 25th  February’22

List of successful candidates RDN and RDN renewal will be uploaded on website by 20th March ’22.

For RDN related queries email at with the subject RDN renewal issue/query.

For Membership related queries email at with the subject membership query for membership status.

RDN Renewal Process

To renew your RDN Certificate, every two years you have to submit credit hours earned through different activities; in order to maintain your certification

*Earning 15 credit hours/2 years through attending Continuous Nutrition Education Activities     OR

*Reappearing for the exam (if you are unable to submit required credits hours/renewal fee within the given deadline)   

Check your RDN Status at

 Activities for earning credit hours:

  • Participation in nutrition related activity/session/lecture/ workshop/seminar for professionals or public as speaker or facilitator
  • Participation in PNDS CNEs, workshops,seminars,symposiums as participant/ facilitator or speaker.
  • Writing article for PNDS Newsletters/scientific Journals/Public newspapers/websites
  • Online courses (approved by registration committee) e.g PUBLIC HEALTH NUTRITION COURSE CREDITS 
  • Approval of Non-PNDS CNE Credits:
    • PNDS RDN committee assigns credit hours of each nutrition related activity conducted on PNDS platform and also to non-pnds related activities.
    • For non PNDS activities all RDNs must submit the details of the activity(e.g duration /content/facilitator details)  at with a clear subject line  “PNDS Credit hours required” at-least two weeks before the program  in order to assign credit hours to that activity.

 You need to earn at least 8 out of 15 credits trough PNDS activities.

For further information email  us at