GMU Annual Sports Festival
Various sports activities taking place throughout the year in the university campus in which there is the participation of students & staff of different colleges of the university. In spite of the busy academic programs of the colleges, every effort is made by the University Sports Committee to engage the students in different extracurricular activities. This is done keeping in view the philosophy of the Gulf Medical University ‘Healthy Body for a Healthy Mind’.
A week-long Annual Sports Festival is conducted in the month of March in which the students from different colleges & universities from all-over the UAE participate & vying for the top positions in tournaments like Cricket, Football, Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis, Tennis, Throw ball, Volleyball, Squash & Swimming. The first Inter-Universities Sports Festival was held in March 2002 & till- date, fourteen festivals have been conducted successfully.