College Of Medicine Dean Message
Welcome and thank you for your interest in our College of Medicine at King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS), Riyadh. The College originally opened its doors to the first batch of thirty students on the 11th of September 2004 and since then the number of accepted students gradually increased each academic year.
This website will introduce you to some of the facts about the academic experience and rich traditions that make our College a special place. The College’s approach to teaching medicine begins with the end-product i.e. The Successful MD Graduate. Our main goal is to provide high quality educational services by attracting the best students and teachers.
The College of Medicine has a Unique Core Curriculum which is Problem Based, patient and community oriented, student centered and web-based delivered. Our College accepts University Graduates and High School Students for our Undergraduate Program. We offer introductory courses tailored to prepare them for the core program. We also offer a Postgraduate Program for Master of Medical Education. Our medical program is expected to be comparable with the best programs at Regional, National and International levels and prepares our students to proceed smoothly and successfully into higher levels of health sciences education.
We hope the information presented on these pages provides you with a greater understanding of our College.
Dr. Ahmed Al Rumayyan
MBBS, Ph.D. ME, FAAP, FRCPC
Dean, College of Medicine, KSAU-HS
Consultant, Pediatric Neurology/Epileptology, KAMC-R
Associate Professor, Pediatrics