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Study Plan

Year 1
Pre-clerkship courses: I & II years (4 Semesters of 16 weeks each)
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MFM 118 Foundation module 7 1 None
MHI 119 Hematology, Immunology & Genetics 7 2 None
MCS 111 Clinical skills 1 None, Continuous
assessment only
ENG 101 English 3 ENG 101
Total 17 4
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MMS 118 Musculo skeletal &
Integumentary System Module
6 2 MMS 118
MCV 118 Cardio Vascular System
Module
7 1 MCV 118
MCS 121 Clinical skills 1 None, Continuous assessment only
ENG 201 Health Sciences
Communication in English
3 ENG 201
ARB 101 Health Sciences
Communication in Arabic
3 ARB 101
MFM 118, MHI 117
Total 19 4
Year 2
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MRS 215 Respiratory System Module 4 1 None
MGN 218 Gastro Intestinal System &
Nutrition Module
7 1 None
MCS 222 Clinical skills 1 None, Continuous assessment only
ICM 101 Islamic Culture Medicine 3 ICM 101
PSY 201 Psychology &
Behavioral Sciences
2 None
Total 16 3
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MGE 2113 Genitourinary System and Endocrine Module
11 2 MGE 2113
MNB 219 Neurology & Behavioral
Sciences module
8 1 MNB 219
MCS 222 Clinical skills 1 None, Continuous assessment only
MCD 211 Clinical Decision Making 1 MCD 211
CSK 101 Computer skills 3 CSK 101
PSY 201 Psychology &
Behavioral Sciences
1 PSY 201
Total 24 4

Clinical Clerkship courses: III, IV & V year
(6 Semesters of 15 weeks clinical rotations & 15 weeks of theory each)

Year 3
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MIM 319 Internal Medicine including Dermatology & Radiology
5 4 MIM 319
MGS 315 General Surgery 3 2 MGS 315
MOR 304 Orthopedics 2 2 MOR 304
MEN 303 Oto-Rhino-Laryngology (ENT) 1 2 MEN 303
MOP 303 Ophthalmology 1 2 MOP 303
MCD 321 Clinical Decision Making 1 MCD 321
MCM 312 Community Medicine 2 MCM 312
Total 15 12
Year 4
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MIM 425 Internal Medicine 3 2 MIM 425
MGS 425 General Surgery 3 2 MGS 425
MOG 415 Obstetrics and Gynecology 3 2 MOG 415
MPE 415 Pediatrics & Neonatology 3 2 MPE 415
MCM 425 Community Medicine 3 2 MCM 425
MPS 403 Psychiatry 1 2 MPS 403
MCD 431 Clinical Decision Making 1 MCD 431
Electives (during vacation) 2 NONE
Total 17 14
Year 5
Course
Code

Course Name

Theory

Practicals

Comprehensive Exams

MIM 537 Internal Medicine including Emergency Medicine
4 3 MIM 537
MGS 537 General Surgery including Anesthesia
4 3 MGS 537
MOG 525 Obstetrics & Gynecology 3 2 MOG 525
MPE 525 Pediatrics and Neonatology 3 2 MPE 525
MCD 542 Clinical Decision Making 2 MCD 542
Total 16 10

Total credits for MBBS Program: 175
Equivalent No. of contact hours for 1 credit:
15 -theory (@ 1 hour), 30 – TBL (@ 2 hours), 60 – clinical clerkship rotations (@ 4 hours)