Admission

Program Information

 

Eligibility

a. Promotive Healthcare & Lifestyle Medicine (Certificate Course)

  • Medical & Health Science Professionals
  • Medical & Health Science Graduates
  • Final Year Students may also apply.

b. Health, Wellness & Lifestyle Management (Certificate Course)

  • HR, HSE,Health Insurance, Management Professionals
  • Graduates in any discipline.
  • Final Year Students may also apply.

Admission

– Students will be required to apply online in the RAKMHSU site.

The Course material & Communication etc will be in English only and students who do not have written & spoken efficiency in English will find difficulty in undertaking this program.

Program Fees

- The Program fee is AED 5000/- & the Final Exam Fee is AED 1000/. This total amount of AED 6000/- is to be paid during the admission.

Refund of Fee:

In case the student wishes to opt out of the program, the exam fee AED 1000/- will be fully refunded on application.

Mode of payment:

Fees can be remitted directly at the Finance Department at RAKMHSU campus by cash/cheque or through electronic transfer to the Bank Account as shown below.

Beneficiary:   RAK Medical and Health Sciences University or RAKMHSU
A/c No:   3031/161349/500
IBAN No.:   AE68 0090 0030 3116 1349 500
Bank: Arab bank
Branch: Ras Al Khaimah, P.O. Box:   4972
Al Nakheel Opp. Hilton Hotel
Tel:   +971 7 22 88 437
Fax:   +971 7 22 82 337 Swift Code: ARABAEADCTU

Only the Net Amount credited into our bank account will be considered. For Telex Transfers, AED 75/- is to be added with the above fee towards bank clearance charges. After remittance through bank transfer, the receipt of the transaction may be scanned & e-mailed to us / faxed to +971 7 2269998 to enable us to track the payment.

Orientation & Contact Session:

Evenwhile this is an online program students are to participate in the compulsory orientation & contact session.

Orientation: At the start of the program.

Contact Session: We propose to have three contact/ CME sessions as follows:

  • February 2017: One day CME on Nutrition, Fitness & Stress Management.
  • April 2017: One day CME on Health Management, Disease Management, Health Assessment & Prescription.
  • May 2017: One day CME on Cardiac Care, Cardiac Rehab & Cardiac Risk Factors Management.
  • Students undergoing the Lifestyle Medicine Program will be awarded CME credits. We have applied to MOHAP for accreditation.
  • The students from outside UAE have to bear all costs including visa, travel & stay etc for attending the sessions in RAKMHSU.

Study Material

- Comprises online text books, tutorial & consultation with faculty.

  • Each subject will take about 30 days to study.
  • Each subject material will be accompanied by a set of questions, which will need to be answered by the student as proof of study. These will comprise online MCQs with an automatic evaluation. Student may do the assignment online.
  • Each monthly subject evaluation will be on 100 marks & the pass mark will be 60%.
  • Students are encouraged to contact the subject faculty online for advice & information on each subject.

Final Examination:

  • On successful completion of all subjects, students are eligible to sit for the final examination.
  • The final examination is a computer based examination which will be conducted in the RAKMHSU premises in Ras Al Khaimah, UAE. The exam will comprise of comprehensive MCQs covering all the subjects & evaluated at 200 marks with 60% as pass mark.
  • The final mark sheet & certificate will be dispatched to students within 1 month of the final examination. The certificate will be issued by RAKMHSU.
  • The syllabus is subject to change / revision as required.
  • The fees, rules & regulations and University affiliation of these programs may vary according to University Policies, from time to time & we are bound by these regulations.

Contact Details:

RAK Medical & Health Sciences University, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE