On 30th September 2015, under the patronage and in presence of HH Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah and Supreme Council Member, United Arab Emirates, and the Chancellor of the University, RAKMHSU will celebrate the 5th Convocation at the University Auditorium. 182 students from Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Nursing and RN-BSN Bridge programs [Medical-45; Dental-16; Pharmacy (BPharm-28, MPharm-02); Nursing-92 (BSN-24, RN-BSN-64, MSN-03)], 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. At present, RAKMHSU has the following Master Programs viz., MS in Adult Health Nursing (MSN), MS in Clinical Pharmacy, MS in Pediatric Nursing, MS in Community Health Nursing, MS in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing, MS in Pharmaceutical Chemistry, MS in Pharmaceutics and Pharm.D. All our Undergraduate and Graduate programs are fully accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation.
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 has already visited RAKMHSU and was very much pleased with the quality of education and the facilities provided.