On 30th September 2014, under the patronage and in presence of HH Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member & Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, & the Chancellor of the University, RAK MHSU will celebrate the 4th Convocation at the University Auditorium. 171 of the students from Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Nursing and RN-BSN Bridge programs (41 from Medical; 19 from Dental; 46 from Pharmacy (39 – BPharm, 07 – MPharm), 65 students from Nursing (08 – BSN, 50 – RN-BSN, 07 – MSN) are graduating and waiting to receive their Degree Certificates from His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi.
With the support from His Highness, Ministry of Health (MOH) and Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research (MOHESR), RAKMHSU has grown from strength to strength in the last 9 years. RAKMHSU has become a place of not only of academic integration but also of cultural integration.
As you are aware, RAKMHSU is the first University in UAE to start the Masters programs in Nursing and Pharmacy. This time, we have added MS in Pharmaceutics and Pharm .D programs. All our Undergraduate and Graduate programs are fully accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation. And RAKMHSU is also listed in the AVICENNA Directory (formerly the WHO), which will help our students to appear for USMLE, PLAB and other international qualifying examinations for higher studies. The Bachelor of Dental Sciences is also enlisted with Emro, WHO and the clinical training of RAK College of Dental Sciences (RAKCODS) is recognized by MFDS Examination of Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. The New York Medical Education Board will be visiting RAKMHSU between 24th and 28th of October 2014. This will enable our students to have Clinical Clerkship in the hospitals at New York.