Medical Education Projects

Academic programs

DHCC is committed to further developing it's education offering and providing state-of-the-art education facilities allowing home-grown talent to receive a world class education. Through such programs offered at the Dubai School of Dental Medicine, one of the key institutions that is part of DHCC. 


Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences 


In exercising its mandate to support high-quality education and research at Dubai Healthcare City as provided in Government of Dubai Law No 9 of 2011, DHCA plans to launch the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBR-UMHS) to train healthcare providers. This University will incorporate the state of art educational facilities at MBR Academic Medical Centre. In addition, the purpose built Mohammed Bin Rashid University Hospital is scheduled to open in the first quarter of 2017 and will be used as a professional training facility.

MBR-UMHS aims to develop human resource capacity by training healthcare providers to leverage the standard of healthcare at DHCC and Dubai in a culture that champions excellence, professionalism and accountability.

 MBR-UMHS will include several Colleges - Medicine, Nursing & Midwifery, Allied Health Sciences and Public Health, Pharmacy, and Dental Medicine. New Colleges, starting with Medicine, will be launched to join the existing College of Dental Medicine starting with first intake in the fall of 2016. Other Colleges will be launched thereafter.

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Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Medical Simulation Center

The Khalaf Ahmad Al Habtoor Medical Simulation Center is the first state-of-the-art comprehensive training facility in the region, offering training for healthcare professionals in technical and non-technical skills, in a simulated environment with no risk to patients. The center features interactive human patient simulators allowing both experienced clinicians and students the opportunity to learn, rehearse and perfect procedures, from the very basic to complex, in a safe environment.

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Al Maktoum Medical Library

Al Maktoum Medical Library (AMML) is a state-of-the-art facility that houses the most advanced collection of medical education resources, in print and digital format, unmatched in the Gulf region. The Library plays a pivotal role in the provision of medical information resources and expertise in support of DHCC’s education, research and clinical care mission. The library aims to position Dubai as a center of excellence for medical education, life sciences research and lifelong learning.

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Hamdan Bin Mohammed College Of Dental Medicine


Hamdan Bin Mohammed College Of Dental Medicine is a homegrown specialist dental College led by world-renowned experts. Setting the standard of excellence in dental care in the region, HBMDC offers 3 year Master of Science degrees in a range of specializations. In addition, their Partnership with The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (UK) provides students with a membership diploma which guarantees recognition at specialty level in all areas.

The clinic at HBMCDM is led by a cadre of dental professionals and provides patients with specialized dental services in a brand new center with state-of-the-art facilities. The clinic is a not-for-profit institute whose priority is to provide the very highest standards of dental care.

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