Medicine is one of the professions that require great care and responsibility, because it is about human life. People who have an affinity to this branch, have always sought and will seek a place where they can be watered themselves well with enough knowledge that would serve them in the further course of their work. The real place where they can find the source of knowledge about medicine is Dubai-a town in which medical education is developed to a very high and satisfactory level. Top five medical schools in Dubai are:
The Gulf Medical University in Dubai
The first place belongs to the Gulf Medical University in Dubai. This university has the following institutes: Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Allied Health Science, Graduate Studies, Continuing Education and Medical Education. It offers the next programs for its students:
- MBBS-Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery;
- BBMS-Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences;
- DMD-Doctor of Dental Medicine;
- D-Doctor of Pharmacy;
- BPT-Bachelor of Physiotherapy;
- BHS-MLSMedical Laboratory Sciences;
- Medical Imaging Sciences;
- Nursing Sciences;
- Anesthesia & Surgical Technology (BHS – AST).
Each of the program is usually 4 or 5 years. Fees for an application are AED 150. The annual fees are different for each program, starting with AED 25,000 for Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (BBMS), to Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) that is AED 120,000.
The Royal College of Surgeons in Dubai
The second place takes the Royal College of Surgeons in Dubai. Studying within this College performs in the following directions: Medicine, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Nursing and Midwifery, Sports and Exercise Medicine, Dentistry, Radiologists, Academic Departments, Health Education, Academic Affairs, Health Professions, Medicine Leadership, Postgraduate Studies. The number of semesters is different for each profession. Generally, the courses last for 5 to 6 years, what mean 10 or 12 semesters for the first 4 directions. The college works based on ECTS-European Credit Transfer System, and it is opened for home students, but for foreign students too. They have defined the number of places for home and foreign students for each institute.
Harvard Medical School for Global Health Delivery
The third place goes to Harvard Medical School for Global Health Delivery. It is established in 2014 year and it is fairly new, but well ranked school. The branches that are taught in this faculty are:
- Infectious Disease;
- Medical Education;
- Mental Health;
- Newborn Health;
- No communicable Disease;
- Primary Care;
- Public Policy;
- Health Systems Strengthening.
This university offers additional educational opportunity, which is a great possibility for undergraduates and graduates to continue their studying to a higher level. Students are all separated into classes according to the course they visit, and have all well-organized lessons, by highly-professional staff.
Dubai Medical College
Next on the list is Dubai Medical College. Students who want to study in this college, may choose between Basic Medicine and Surgery. Students who study here after the successful completion of all obligations by the faculty, acquire a degree of Bachelor in Medicine and Surgery. The annual tuition fee is 100,000 AED. The Dubai Medical College is also known as Dubai Medical College for girls. The college does transfer of students from other colleges too. Studying here provides the students a daily transport to close destinations, which has its fees too. The College also provides a spacious, relaxing place and a cafeteria, resting area which is used during the intervals, and lounge bar.
Dubai Pharmacy College
The fifth on the range list of top Medicine Schools in Dubai is the Dubai Pharmacy College. It has a mission to provide accredited pharmacy education for graduate and undergraduate level to female students. There are two programs on this College- M.Pharm, and B. Pharm.
Length of B.Pharm program is four academic years, where after finishing the obligations and studies, students achieve a degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy. The length of M. Pharm Is 2 years, and the students acquire a degree of Master of Pharmacy. The tuition fees per B.Pharm program is Dhs 45,000 per year, and for the M. Pharm program, the fee is 50,000 Dhs per year.