Dean’s Message

With profound warm wishes, we invite you to become a part of our exciting and dynamic College.

Dear Students,

Welcome to College of Health Sciences, GMU!

Gulf Medical University is emerging as the leading center in the Middle East for educating professionals in a broad array of healthcare fields. College of Health Sciences works under the broad umbrella of GMU and is dedicated to offer programs that generate the members of health care team of tomorrow – who are knowledgeable, competent and ethical clinicians – sensitive to the cultural and social service needs of the society. We hope to accomplish this goal by providing a dynamic and challenging curriculum, focusing on our students and blending the best of both traditional and modern pedagogical methods: large group lectures, small group discussions, case-based learning and computerized instruction.

College offers five Bachelor programs in the fields of Physiotherapy, Medical Laboratory Sciences, Nursing, Medical Imaging Sciences and Anesthesia & Surgical Technology. These programs provide the students opportunities to pursue different health professions and who want to work in health sector and serve the needy.

All the programs offered in the college are aligned to the UAE National Qualification Framework at the appropriate levels. We give top priority for one-to-one clinical teaching at our clinical education facilities. To enhance the clinical skills along with class room teaching students will be trained in the skills laboratories and will be posted at various centers throughout the duration of study. Various instructional strategies and technologies will be used to teach students about career opportunities and their associated roles and new professional responsibilities.

I take this opportunity to advice you all that professions related to health care are blooming with a wide scope of practice and immense growth potential.

We at the College of Health Sciences would like to thank our Founder President, Mr. Thumbay Moideen, Chancellor, Prof. Hossam Hamdy, Provost, Prof. Gita Ashok Raj, and all the senior administrators of the university, for their perpetual support and constant encouragement to impart quality education and train future professionals.

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome the new batch of students to our college and hope you will embrace all the richness of our diverse community.

Best of luck in all your endeavors here at College of Health Sciences, GMU!

Dr. Praveen Kumar K
Dean, College of Health Sciences