Vision and Mission


To be recognized as a leading and unique institution offering high standard nursing education and quality nursing research in UAE and Middle-East region.


To provide nursing education with a broad theoretical base and diverse clinical experience that contributes to excellence and leadership in professional practice of nursing.

To serve students of diverse backgrounds who possess the academic and personal attributes necessary to complete the education and become skilled and principled nursing professional, lifelong learner contributing to the society.


  • The nursing faculty believes that the purpose of university-based undergraduate nursing education is to prepare professional nurses whose practice is informed by theory and research.
  • 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 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.