Student's Sport Activities


The sport facilities and programs at RAK MHSU are considered as an integral part of the student life. They are provided to meet the athletic needs of the students as well as to promote the athletic spirit; foster team work and positive attitude, accelerate social interaction among the University community.

Athletics include a wide range of indoor and outdoor activities e.g. football, basketball, Badminton, Cricket and table tennis. Moreover, two gymnasium halls are well equipped and made available for students. RAK MHSU provides separate sports activities, timings and facilities for male and female students housed in the Students Center.

As a member of the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF), RAK MHSU participates in the regular tournaments and competitions arranged by the HESF.

A dedicated professional Sports Officer, Mr. Mohammed Abu El Magd, coordinates and supervises the activities and the training sessions.

Schedules of Sport Activities at RAK MHSU


Football - Male Students (Twice/Week)

Day Timing Location
Sunday & Tuesday 6:00 - 8:00 PM AURAK

Basketball - Male Students (Twice/Week)

Day Evening Location
Monday & Wednesday 6:00 - 8:00 PM AURAK

Table Tennis - Male Students (Throughout Week Days)

Day Morning Evening Location
Sunday - Thursday 12:30 - 1:30 PM 6:00 - 9:00 PM Male Table Tennis Hall

Table Tennis - Female Students (Throughout Week Days)

Day Timing Location
Sunday - Thursday 12:30 - 1:30 PM Female Table Tennis Hall

Gym - Male Students (Throughout Week Days)

Day Morning Evening Location
Sunday - Thursday 12:30 - 1:30 PM 6:00 - 9:00 PM Male Gym Hall

Gym - Female Students (Throughout Week Days)

Day Morning Evening Location
Sunday - Wednesday 12:30 - 1:30 PM 4:30 - 6:00 PM Female Gym Hall

Female Indoor Activities:

Indoor facilities for both Football & Basketball have been arranged for female students at AURAK on Sunday & Tuesday from 4:30 - 5:45 PM.

Internal Tournaments:

Office of Students Affairs organizes some inter university tournament to maintain high level of performance among the university teams, tournaments are organized to cover Football, Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis & Chess.

S.N Activity Date No of Participants
1 Table Tennis - Male 8-10th December 2009 12 Students
2 Table Tennis - Female 6 -7th January 2010 8 Students
3 Football Tournament - Male 9 -11th February 2010 6 Teams
4 Table Tennis - Staff - Male 3-4th May 2010 10 Males
5 Chess - Staff - Male 23-25th May 2010 8 Males
6 Football Tournament - Male 18-19th October 2010 8 Teams
7 Table Tennis - Male 8-9th December 2010 8 Students
8 Table Tennis - Female 15th December 2010 6 Students
9 Table Tennis - Staff - Male 23rd December 2010 10 Males
10 Table Tennis - Staff - Female 23rd December 2010 6 females
11 Chess Tournament (Male/female) 13th January 2011 8 Students
12 Table Tennis - Staff - Male 17th March 2011 8 Males
13 Table Tennis - Faculty - Female 24th March 2011 5 females
14 Football Tournament - Male 30th March 2011 5 Teams
15 Chess - Staff - Male 6th April 2011 8 Males
16 Table Tennis - Female May 3-4,2010 10 Students
17 Table Tennis - Female 6th October 2011 6 Students
18 Chess - Staff - Female 19th October 2011 6 females
19 Table Tennis - Staff - Male 20th October 2011 12 Males
20 Table Tennis - Staff - Female 21st February 2012 8 females
21 Table Tennis - Staff - Male 1st March 2012 10 Males
22 Cricket - Male 15th March 2012 22 Students
23 Football Tournament - Male 8th May 2012 30 Students
24 Football Tournament -( Male-Faculty) 21st October 2012 35 member
25 Football Tournament - Male 26 th February 2013 25 Students
26 Football Tournament - Male 17th September 2013 30 Students
27 Basketball Tournament - Female 17th September 2013 8 Students
28 Table Tennis - Male 17th September 2013 15 Students
29 Basketball Tournament - Male 18th September 2013 10 Students
30 Basketball Tournament - Male 18th September 2013 5 Students
31 Billiards tournament (Male & Female) 19th September 2013 6 Students
32 Chess tournament (Male & Female) 19th September 2013 8 Students
33 Badminton Tournament - Female 22nd September 2013 6 Students
34 Football Tournament - Male 22nd February 2014 25 Students
35 Table Tennis - Staff - Female 15th March 2014 8 Females
36 Chess tournament (Male & Female) 10th April 2014 10 Students

Friendly Matches:

As a part of the plan to upgrade the performance and skills among our players, some friendly matches were arranged by the Sport Office with some other colleges and Universities in different games. Here are some of the activities.

S.N Activity Date Avenue
1 Cricket - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 6th September 2009 AURAK
2 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 14th October 2009 AURAK
3 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 9th November 2009 RAK CLUB
4 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 15th February 2010 AURAK
5 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 17th February 2010 RAK CLUB
6 Football - RAK MHSU vs. HCT 22nd February 2010 HCT RAK
7 Football - RAK MHSU vs. HCT 1st March 2010 HCT RAK
8 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 8th November 2010 AURAK
9 Football - RAK MHSU vs. Bolton University 9th November 2010 AURAK
10 Football - RAK MHSU vs. Royal College 10th November 2010 AURAK
11 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 15th March 2011 AURAK
12 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 20th April 2011 AURAK
13 Football - RAK MHSU vs. HCT 27th September 2011 HCT
14 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 9th October 2011 AURAK
15 Football - RAK MHSU vs. HCT 9th October 2011 HCT
16 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 18th October 2011 AURAK
17 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 25th December 2011 AURAK
18 Football - RAK MHSU vs. Bolton 5th January 2012 AURAK
19 Football - RAK MHSU vs. Khalifa University 15th February 2012 Khalifa UN.
20 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. GMU Ajman 19th February 2012 GMU
21 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 20th April 2012 AURAK
22 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 22 January 2013 AURAK
23 Football - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 19th February 2013 AURAK
24 Cricket - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 20th June 2013 AURAK
25 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. GMU Ajman 18th January 2014 GMU
26 Football - RAK MHSU vs. Bolton 10 March 2014 AURAK
27 Basketball - RAK MHSU vs. AURAK 15April 2014 AURAK

Higher Education Sports Federation (2009-2010):

As a membership of the Higher Education Sports Federation (HESF), The University Football & Basketball teams have participated in the Tournaments organized by the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF) which took place in March 2010.
University teams played two games in football as well as two in Basketball.

Date

Activity

Versus

Location

8th March 2010 Football AUS AUS
14th March 2010 Football KUSTAR AUS
16th March 2010 Basketball Sharjah U. Sharjah University
22nd March 2010 Basketball Ajman U. Sharjah University

Higher Education Sports Federation (HESF) Tournaments (2010- 2011):

RAKMHSU students participated actively in the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF). We took part this year 2011 in the football, Table Tennis, Basketball, and Badminton. RAKMHSU participated in the HESF Tournaments as per the following timetable.

S.N

Activity

Date

Time

Place

1 Football Vs KUSAR 22nd February 2011 06:30 Pm HCT Sharjah
2 Football Vs Sharjah U 27th February 2011 08:00 Pm HCT Sharjah
3 Football Vs HCT Sharjah 1st March 2011 08:00 Pm HCT Sharjah
4 Table Tennis: Vs Sharjah U 1st March 2011 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
5 Basketball: Vs AUS 6th March 2011 04:30 Pm AUS
6 Badminton (Girls): Vs Sharjah U 7th March 2011 05:00 Pm Sharjah University
7 Basketball Vs Ajman U 13th March 2011 04:30 Pm AUS
8 Badminton (Boys): Vs AUS 16th March 2011 06:00 Pm AUS

Higher Education Sports Federation (HESF) Tournaments (2011- 2012):

RAKMHSU students participated this year in the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF) Tournaments in Football, Table Tennis (Boys & Girls) and Basketball (Boys & Girls) as per the following timetable.

S.N

Activity

Date

Time

Place

1 Table Tennis (Boys) 5th December 2011 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
2 Football Vs AUS 6th December 2011 07:00 Pm AUS
3 Chess (Boys) 7th December 2011 06:00 Pm Al Ghurair University
4 Football Vs Khalifa university 11th December 2011 07:00 Pm AUS
5 Basketball Vs AUS 29th February 2012 06:00 Pm AUS
6 Basketball Vs Sharjah University 5th March 2012 06:00 Pm AUS
7 Basketball Vs Ajman University 7th March 2012 06:00 Pm AUS

Higher Education Sports Federation (HESF) Tournaments (2012- 2013):

RAKMHSU students participated annually in the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF) Tournaments. We participated this year in Basketball (Boys) & Table Tennis (Boys & Girls) as per the following timetable.

S.N

Activity

Date

Time

Place

1 Basketball Vs Ajman University 13th February 2013 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
2 Basketball Vs AUS 17th February 2013 07:00 Pm Sharjah University
3 Basketball Vs Sharjah University 20th February 2013 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
4 Basketball Vs HCT 24th February 2013 07:00 Pm Sharjah University
5 Table Tennis (Girls) 25th March 2013 05:00 Pm Sharjah University
6 Table Tennis (Boys) 26th March 2013 05:00 Pm Sharjah University

Higher Education Sports Federation (HESF) Tournaments (2013- 2014):

RAKMHSU students participated for the fifth time in the Higher Education Sport Federation (HESF) Tournaments. We participated this year in Basketball (Boys & Girls). Badminton (Boys & Girls), Chess (Boys & Girls) and Table Tennis (Boys & Girls) as per the following timetable. This year we got the third place in Badminton (Boys & Girls).

S.N

Activity

Date

Time

Place

1 Basketball Vs Sharjah University 16th February 2014 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
2 Basketball Vs Ajman 19th February 2014 07:00 Pm Sharjah University
3 Basketball Vs AUS 24th February 2014 05:00 Pm Sharjah University
4 Chess (Girls) 03rd March 2014 06:00 Pm Sharjah University
5 Badminton (Girls) 05th March 2014 07:00 Pm Sharjah University
6 Table Tennis (Boys) 16th March 2014 05:00 Pm Sharjah University

RAK Half Marathon (2012):

RAK Medical and Health Sciences University participated for the first time in RAK Half Marathon on 17th February 2012. This event was organized under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah. Three students from RAKMHSU participated in this event.


RAK Half Marathon (2013):

RAK Medical and Health Sciences University participated in the RAK Half Marathon for the second year continuously on 15th February 2013. Two students from RAKMHSU participated in this event.


Gulf Medical University- Ajman Sports Festival (2011-2012):

The University teams participated in Gulf Medical Sport Festival on 10th -15th March 2012. The activities as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Football 10th March 2012 GMU Ajman
2 Football, Basketball, Table Tennis 11th March 2012
3 Badminton, Table Tennis (Girls) 12th March 2012
4 Basketball, (Girls) 13th March 2012
5 Football & Basketball 14th March 2012

Gulf Medical University- Ajman Sports Festival (2012-2013):

The University teams participated in Gulf Medical Sport Festival on 17th -21st March 2013. The activities as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Football, Basketball, Throw ball 18th March 2013 GMU Ajman
2 Football, Basketball, Table Tennis 19th March 2013
3 Badminton, Table Tennis (Girls) 20th March 2013
4 Basketball, (Girls), Basketball 21st March 2013

Gulf Medical University- Ajman Sports Festival (2013-2014):

The University teams participated in Gulf Medical Sport Festival on 09th -13st March 2014. It gives me pleasure to announce that our Female Badminton Team got the second place in between 11 Universities. All The winners from 2nd Year MBBS College: Iqra Rafiq, Crystal Sharon and Merin Tersa Francis.
The activities as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Football, Basketball, Throw ball 9th March 2014 GMU Ajman
2 Football, Basketball, Table Tennis 10th March 2014
3 Badminton, Table Tennis (Girls) 11th March 2014
4 Basketball, (Girls), Basketball 12st March 2014

Bits Pilani Sports Festival (2010/2011):

The University teams participated in BITS Pilani Sport Festival in April 21 - 26, 2011. RAKMHSU teams participated in the competitions of football, basketball, and a Table Tennis. The activities are shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Basketball 21st April 2011 BITS PILANI Dubai
2 Football 23rd April 2011
3 Basketball,Football 24th April 2011
4 Basketball 25th April 2011
5 Football,Basketball 26th April 2011

Bits Pilani Sports Festival (2011/2012):

The University teams participated in BITS Pilani Sport Festival on 15th -21st March 2012. Our university got the Second Place in Table tennis and Chess Girls and the Third place in Athletics Boys.
The activities are as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Chess,Badminton 15th March 2012 BITS PILANI Dubai
2 Football, Basketball, Athletics 17th March 2012
3 Badminton, Table Tennis (Girls) 18th March 2012
4 Football, Basketball, Table Tennis 19th March 2012
5 Football,Basketball, Table Tennis 20th March 2012

Bits Pilani Sports Festival (2012/2013):

RAKMHSU participated in the 10th BITS Pilani Sports festival which was held from 29th November to 5th December 2012. Among 16 Universities and more than 1000 Students we got the second place in Athletics 1500 meters, the third place in Shot put, the second place in Table tennis Girls and The second place in Badminton Girls
The activities are as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Football,Basketball,Table tennis 29th November 2012 BITS PILANI Dubai
2 Chess and Badminton 30th November 2012
3 Table tennid,Badminton 3rd December 2012
4 Athletics 4th December 2012
5 Table tennid,Badminton 5th December 2012

Bits Pilani Sports Festival (2013/2014):

RAKMHSU Sports Teams participated in the 11th BITS Pilani Sports festival which was held from 24th November to 28th November 2013. Among 17 Universities and more than 1200 Students we got the Third place in Shot put (Boys & Girls) and the second place in Chess Girls.
The activities are as shown below:

S.N Activity Date Venue
1 Football,Basketball,Table tennis 24th November 2013 BITS PILANI Dubai
2 Chess and Badminton 24th November 2013
3 Table tennid,Badminton 24th November 2013
4 Athletics 24th November 2013
5 Chess - Final 24th November 2013

The 4th University of Sharjah Sports day for Universities:

The University teams participated this year in the 4th U.O.S Sports day for Universities 21st March 2012. This event was organized by Sharjah University. RAKMHSU Students participated in Football, Table Tennis and Chess (Boys). Our university got the Second Place in Football and the Third place in Chess.

The First RAKMHSU Inter-Collegiate Football Tournament:

The office of Students Affairs organized a successful Intercollegiate Football Tournament from 15th -23rd May 2011. Five Universities participated and 50 students from these Universities shared us the success. RAKMHSU team won the first prize.

The Second RAKMHSU Inter-Collegiate Sports Tournament:

The office of Students Affairs organized the second Intercollegiate Tournament from 21st-24th November 2011. Six Universities participated with more than 80 students in three Games; Football, Table Tennis and Chess. RAKMHSU team won the first prize in Table Tennis boys and girls, Chess Boys and Girls. Our football Team got the Second place among 12 teams.

The Third RAKMHSU Inter-Collegiate Sports Tournament:

The office of Students Affairs organized the Third Inter-Collegiate Tournament from 07th -11th October 2012. Seven Universities participated with more than 90 students in three Games; Football, Table Tennis and Chess. RAKMHSU team won the first prize in Table Tennis boys and girls, Chess Boys and Girls. Our football Team got the Second place among 13 teams.

The Fourth RAKMHSU Inter-Collegiate Sports Tournament:

The office of Students Affairs organized the Fourth Inter-Collegiate Sports Tournament from 27th -31st October 2013. Sex Universities participated with more than 100 students in Five Games; Football, basketball, Table Tennis, Billiards and Chess. RAKMHSU teams won the first prize in Basketball also, in Table Tennis boys and girls, Chess Girls. Our football Team got the Second and third place among 14 teams.

The Second RAKMHSU Intra - Colleges Football Tournament:

The Second RAKMHSU Intra Colleges Football Tournament which was organized by the Office of Students Affairs from 23rd to 25th April 2013.
The winners are:
The First Place: RAKCOMS team
The Second Place: RAKCODS team
The Third Place: RAKCON team

The winners were awarded by the Vice Chancellor and the Deans.

The First RAKMHSU Sports Day 2013:

The office of Students Affairs organized the First RAKMHSU Sports day on 18th January 2013.Around 150 from Faculty, Staff and Students participated in this day. The Day Started at 08:30 Am and finished at 06:00 Pm. More than 12 kinds of sports and fun games offered at this day. At the end of the day Dr. Manal Sami - Assistant Dean Student Affairs distributed the prizes for the winners from all categories.

The Second RAKMHSU Sports Day 2013:

RAKMHSU, as a Medical University, has always been encouraging a healthy lifestyle among our students, faculty and staff by promoting physical activities. The office of Students Affairs organized the 2nd RAKMHSU Sports Day that was organized on Tuesday, December 10, 2013, as a full day event from 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM. The Venue for this event was RAK CLUB. More than 14 games along with fun games offered for the all attendees. At the end of that day Dr. Manal Mahmoud Sami - Deputy Dean Student affairs distribute the medals for the first and second place in all games.

The First RAKMHSU Mini Marathon 2013:

In order to spread awareness of the need to exercise and to promote the concept of sport for a healthier life, the Office of Student Affairs has organized the first RAKMHSU Mini Marathon on Thursday, March 7, 2013.
More than 200 from the students, faculty and staff have participated in the marathon, which started from the gate of the university to four kilometers.
Prior to the start of the marathon, Dr. Gurumadhva Rao, Vice Chancellor, thanked everyone who actively participated in the success of the marathon and the sponsors who showed their eagerness to participate in the support and success of the event.
The marathon was attended by the Vice Chancellor, the deans, faculty and staff as well as students of the RAKMHSU. All participants expressed their enthusiasm and eagerness to participate in order to strengthen the concept of sport for health and they stressed on the need to continue to organize such sport events.

The Second RAKMHSU Mini Marathon 2014:

The Office of Student Affairs organized the second RAKMHSU Mini Marathon on Thursday, February 27th, 2014 to encourage students, faculty and staff of all abilities to participate and have fun whilst promoting healthy lifestyle choices gained through physical activity. The 4km Marathon, one of the firm extracurricular favorites on RAKMHSU’s calendar, was inaugurated by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Kayed Al Qasimi, Chairman of the Department of Economic Development in Ras Al Khaimah and attracted more than 350 runners.
At the end of the Marathon, HH. Sheikh Mohammed bin Kayed Al Qasimi and Dr. Kannan, Dean RAKCOMS, distributed the prizes and medals and thanked the sponsors and RAK officials who actively contributed to the success of the Marathon.
The Marathon was attended by the College Deans, University officials, RAK officials, faculty and staff as well as students of the RAKMHSU.

The First RAKMHSU Champion tournaments 2014:

The Office of Student Affairs organized for the time the champion Sports Compitition.More than 55 participants from Faculty/Staff and Students (Male & Female) participated in seven games. Only One winner in each game got a golden medal and certificate.

Gym Maintenance

A full maintenance service undertaken for the gym equipments through a specialized company from Dubai .The gym halls are being utilized by the students & faculty as well.

Cricket Team

RAKMHSU Cricket team has been formed for the first time in 2010-2011.Tweleve students from different colleges represented the University. As a part of its activities, RAKMHSU Cricket team participated in the intercollegiate Cricket tournament organized by AURAK in the academic year 2011-2012 and this academic year.

Summary for the Sports Participants Progress

Academic Year Male Female Total
2009/2010 53 24 77
2010/2011 67 19 86
2011/2012 79 35 114
2012/2013 90 41 131
2013/2014 137 64 201
Expected 150 70 220