Bachelor of Science In Nursing (BSN) Programs

Initial Licensure 1st July 2006
Agreement with the Ministry of Health 27 December 2006
Visiting team of Commission for Academic Accreditation 21 – 23 April 2007
Initial Accreditation for BSN Program effective from 1 July 2007
Inauguration of the BSN Program 21 October 2007
Commencement of First Batch of BSN Program 22 October 2007
Mr. Richard Mottershead, Mental health Educator from school of Health, Social, Sport & Exercise Sciences, Glyndwr University UK visited RAKCON and delivered lecture on Forensic Psychiatric nursing to BSN students 30th March 2008
First Candle Lighting ceremony for the first batch 12th May 2008
Graduation & Convocation ceremony for the first batch of BSN students 29th September 2011
 Renewal (full) Accreditation for two Bachelor of Science in Nursing program (BSN & RN-BSN) 26th September 2012

 

Bachelor Of Science in Nursing - RN-BSN Bridge & MSN Programs

Initial Licensure 1st July 2006
Agreement with the Ministry of Health 27th December 2006
Initial Accreditation for RN-BSN 1st May 2008
MOU signed with Dubai Health Authority (DHA) 19th June 2008
Commencement of First Batch of RN-BSN  Bridge Program 5th October 2008
Completion of the First Batch of RN-BSN Program students July 2010
First & second batch of RN-BSN Bridge program students  graduation  & Convocation 29th September 2011
Clinical Affiliation  Agreement with Tawam hospital 5th December 2011
Renewal (full ) Accreditation for two Bachelor of Science in Nursing program (BSN & RN-BSN) 26th September 2012
Clinical Affiliation Agreement with  Mafraq hospital 8th October 2013
CAA approval for 65 students intake for RN-BSN Bridge program 26th December 2013
MSN program Documents submitted to CAA, MOHE&SR for initial accreditation 1st May 2010
On-site visitation 10th -13th October 2010
Initial Accreditation 1st March 2011
MSN Program commenced from 4th October 2011
MSN Program –Renewal of Accreditation (Full) for four specialties Adult health, Psychiatric-mental health, community health &pediatric nursing 12nd December 2014

 

RAKCON (General)

MOU signed with Louisiana State University, School of Nursing , New Orleans, USA 16th February 2011
Update in Pharmacy & Nursing for quality patient care 15th April 2011
Dr. Lauren Arnold, Advisor to the health Minister, UAE Nursing and Midwifery Council, visited RAKMHSU to see the university especially the facilities for the teaching and training of Nursing.  She was very much impressed with the rapid progress of the University. 21st April  2011
UAE Nursing & Midwifery Council –Education committee meeting& Fellowship get together with RAKCON faculty 6th December 2011
2nd  RAKCON Scientific Nursing Conference 31st  March 2012
The Ministry of Health signed cooperation pacts with Ras Al Khaimah Medical and Health Sciences University to enroll UAE high school or nursing diploma students to obtain Bachelor of Science in Nursing in RAKCON- ministerial cabinet’s decision No. (142/11k/1) of 2012. December 2012
Conversion Program batch - 1 started with 20 Emirati national students from Arts & Commerce stream. 17th March 2013
3rd RAKCON Scientific program Research Workshop for registered nurses of Northern Emirates 1st -2nd May 2013
Agreement of Academic association between ITM Groups of institutions and RAKMHSU(RAKCON) 30th March 2014
The Dean of RAKCON was awarded certificate of appreciation and recognized as “BEST NURSE LEADER” by Emirates Nursing Association (ENA, UAE) on International Nurses Day celebration at National level, UAE 10th May 2014