RCSI – Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland – Medical University of Bahrain
The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Bahrain is the gulfs leading Health Sciences educational institution. Opened in 2004 RCSI Bahrain is a constituent member of the RCSI, a historic organisation from Ireland dating back to 1784. The university has three schools, Medicine, Nursing & Midwifery and Post Graduate Studies & Research. The curriculum taught is a replication of the world renowned curriculum taught in Dublin and as a result the calibre of RCSI Bahrain’s graduates is world class.
Now in its tenth year of operation RCSI Bahrain has graduated some 850 plus students and has alumni spread across the globe. Student numbers have gone from 29 in 2004 to over 1,300 currently and with a full time staff of some 140 academics and administrators it is a leading light in the Higher Education space in Bahrain. Future expansion of the offerings at RCSI Bahrain looks certain as they continue to lead the way in Health Sciences education in the region.