We are delighted to inform you that RAK College of Pharmacy, RAK Medical and Health Sciences University, status has been redesignated from Provisional Certification (Category 2) to International Accreditation (*online evaluation) by Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) USA.     New fee structure updated for the academic year 2023-24.     All Programs are accredited by Ministry of Education, UAE.    All our programs are recognized by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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RAK College of Nursing (RAKCON)

RAK College of Nursing under RAKMHSU supports the mission and vision of the university.

RAK College of Nursing is a dynamic and evolving organization, which will prepare competent professional graduate nurses for diverse health care delivery and leadership roles.

RAK College of Nursing is providing nursing scholarships for deserving students.

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Ministry of Health signed cooperation pacts with RAKMHSU to enroll high school UAE national students for BSN program- Ministerial cabinet's decision no. (142/11k/1) of 2012.

Philosophy of RAK College of Nursing

The nursing faculty believes that the purpose of University-Based nursing education is to prepare professional nurses whose practice, informed by theory and research and are competency based.

Our philosophy is one of active participation with our students and with practicing nurses in our community, region and beyond. We are committed to providing a high quality of nursing education and to the advancement of nursing knowledge and the profession.

The philosophy of the undergraduate and graduate curriculum is rooted in values of excellence, diversity, community, social justice, integrity, and creativity. Preparation for the various roles in practice requires knowledge of the arts and sciences, together with content and processes foundational to the discipline. We are a community of learners and scholars a community that is created in collaboration with students.

The faculty believes that their teaching styles need to take into account the diverse nature of how students learn. Ultimately, nursing education requires a commitment to community service, scholarly inquiry, interdisciplinary and life-long learning.

Dean's Message

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I am privileged and honored to welcome you at Nursing College of Ras Al Khaimah Medical and Health Sciences University.

The RAK College of Nursing has grown significantly since its foundation in 2007 when it established a baccalaureate-nursing program. Currently, we have two undergraduate level educational programs: BSN degree for the high school graduates and RN-BSN Bridge program (diploma-trained registered nurses). We are proud to make a mention about our Master of Science in Nursing degree program in many specialties (Adult Health Nursing, Pediatric nursing, Community Health Nursing and Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing and Master of Science in Midwifery). This is the first Master's program in nursing in UAE.

At the present time, nursing, considered as one of the main pillars of healthcare system in any country and has a major contribution in the development of health and the transformation of health services to meet the needs and expectations of individuals, families and communities. The goal of RAK College of Nursing is to prepare students to become compassionate and excellent nurses who are caring and equipped with current evidence-based knowledge and high level of competencies to provide safe and quality healthcare services therefore, our curriculum for different level degree programs is unique, dynamic, reflecting the needs of our changing health care system. Our curriculum balances theory with clinical. The college is equipped with state-of-the art equipment to give students experience fr......

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