Gulf Medical University, Ajman UAE


Making liquid biopsy a reality in the era of clinical oncology at Gulf Medical University

Gulf Medical University establishment of a new Liquid Biopsy Lab at Thumbay Research Institute for Precision Medicine at the Gulf Medical University This is a new paradigm in cancer diagnosis and management in UAE. Liquid Biopsy is a blood test that detects changes in normal DNA sequence shed by cancer cells in the blood. It can be […]

Thumbay Dental Hospital Organizes Online Celebration to Mark Second Anniversary

Keeping with the social distancing and work-from-home regulations in the UAE in the wake of the worldwide Coronavirus outbreak, Thumbay Dental Hospital, the largest private academic dental hospital in the Middle East located at Thumbay Medicity, Ajman, organized an online celebration to mark its second anniversary, on 11th April 2020. Dr. Hesham Marei, the Dean […]

Gulf Medical University Student VolunteersJoinFight against COVID-19

Total 26 students from the clinical years, from various colleges and programs of GMU, of 12 different nationalities join the frontlines in the battle against the global pandemic Students of Gulf Medical University (GMU), Ajman, have volunteered their services to support the fight against the global pandemic COVID-19. 26 student volunteers registered for participation, and […]






Dear Students

GMU is conscious of the disruption caused by the pandemic Covid19 and we are following the regulations issued by the Ministry from time to time. We want to reassure you that we shall take care of your academic needs.

Please be informed that starting Sunday, March 22, 2020, online classes will begin in right earnest.  The primary point of contact for you will be the Office of the Dean of your college. Your Dean will communicate with you, batch-wise, through a webinar this week to discuss the way forward.  Necessary adjustments are being made in the Study Plan to meet your program outcomes.

To ensure your own safety and wellness, all students who have travelled outside the country are obliged to follow the travel advisory of the respective country as well as UAE.

Kindly check your official mails regularly for any updates.




Suspension of all on-campus activities

The Ministry of Education has directed suspension of all on-campus activities with effect from March 8, 2020 for a period of 4 weeks.

The period March 8 – 19, 2020 shall be considered as Spring break.  During the period from March 23 – April 2, 2020, all programs will continue to work with the students using distance learning modalities.

On-campus activities and Mid-Semester Examinations will begin on Sunday, April 5, 2020.  The examination dates shall be uploaded on Moodle.

The university with its faculty and staff is taking all measures to ensure your safety, and continuity of the educational process from home with the highest quality to serve your educational needs.

While this is a break for students, all administration and support service departments, including the Dean’s Office will continue to function normally. Please feel free to communicate with your instructors, mentors, academic advisors and the College administration, as needed.