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Pre-Medicine Bridge Program

Khalifa University is planning to offer a range of degrees within its College of Medicine and Health Sciences. It has already established a postgraduate Doctor of Medicine (MD) program, as well as a Pre-Medicine Bridge program  to prepare students for the MD program.

About the Pre-Medicine Bridge Program
Minimum Entry Requirements

Entry into the Pre-Medicine Bridge program at Khalifa University will be based on the student’s performance at an interview and:

Completion of an undergraduate degree with prerequisite science, math or engineering content, achieving a minimum GPA of 3.0 from a preeminent institution of higher education.
IELTS score of 6.5 (or equivalent)
A personal statement.
A recent copy of the applicant’s curriculum vitae.
Three letters of support from professional and personal references. At least one reference must be from a faculty member from the candidate’s conferring university.


Scholarships

This program offers scholarships to all students to support graduate studies in medicine. Students who receive a Khalifa University (KU) MED Scholarship will be registered in the Pre-Medicine Bridge program. Please note that scholarship benefits are subject to change.

KU MED Scholarship for UAE Nationals
  • A monthly stipend of AED28,000.
  • Full tuition to be paid by Khalifa University.
  • Support to attend educational events locally and internationally.
  • Housing in university accommodations at no cost, subject to availability.
  • Textbooks are provided by the university.
KU MED Scholarship for Expatriates
  • Full tuition to be paid by Khalifa University.
  • Support to attend educational events locally and internationally.
  • Housing in university accommodations at no cost, subject to availability.
  • Textbooks are provided by the university.
HOW TO APPLY

Please click on the “Apply Now” button.

  • For existing users, login to the application portal with your Email ID and password.
  • For new users, register by creating a new account, by providing your Email as an ID and nominate your own password.

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Dr. Leontios Hadjileontiadis Professor & Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Fawzi Banat Professor & Department Chair, Chemical Engineering
Dr. Mohammed Omar Professor & Department Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Dr. Thanos Stouraitis Professor & Department Chair, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Dr. Mahmoud Al Qutayri Professor & Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
Dr. Dimitrios Kyritsis Professor & Department Chair, Mechanical Engineering
Dr. Rehan Umer Associate Professor & Acting Chair, Aerospace Engineering
Dr. Rashid K. Abu Al-Rub Professor & Director of ADAM Center
Dr. Yacine Addad Associate Professor & Acting Chair, Nuclear Engineering & Acting Director, ENTC
Dr. Tom Skarpas Professor & Department Chair, Civil Infrastructure and Environmental Engineering
Ruth Carlos Limon Administration Officer
Dr. Hassan Barada Professor & Associate Dean for Undergraduate Studies
Dr. Wesley Cantwell Professor, Associate Dean for Research, & Director of ARIC
Dr. Mohamed Sassi Professor & Department Chair, Petroleum Engineering

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Dr. Andrea Ceriani Associate Professor & Department Chair, Earth Sciences
Ismail Alkhatib Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Dr. Dimitrios Kyritsis Professor & Department Chair, Mechanical Engineering
Talal Al Hajri PhD and Master Students
Samar Al Jitan Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ahmad Salem Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Dalal Almansoori Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ahmed Yusuf Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Xuan Li Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Lina Jarrar Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ahmed Taha Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ahmed Khalil Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Yu Ting Li Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Hongyu Zhao Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Khizar Hayat Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Nada Abuelnoor Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Javad Iskandarov Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Farah Abuhantash Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Ali Alnajjar Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Dr. Lourdes Vega Professor & Director of RICH
Seba AlAreeqi PhD and Master Students
Dr. Martin Jagger Manager , Business &Market Intelligence, Executive Office
Prof. Joan Ramon Morante Director of Catalonia Institute for Energy Research (IREC), University of Barcelona, Spain
Prof. Paitoon (P.T.) Tontiwachwuthikul Director Clean Energy Technologies Research Institute (CERTi), University of Regina, Canada.
Liyamol Jacob Research Assistant
Husam AlAraj PhD and Master Students

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Dr. Leontios Hadjileontiadis Professor & Department Chair, Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Steven Griffiths Senior Vice President, Research and Development
Dr. Mahmoud Al Qutayri Professor & Associate Dean of Graduate Studies
Dr. Cesare Stefanini Professor & Director of HEIC
Dr. Ernesto Damiani Professor, Senior Director of the Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute & Director of C2PS
Dr. Jong Hyun Kim Professor & Director of KAIST-KU Joint Research Center, KAIST
Dr. Chang-Heui Jang Dean of KAIST International Institute for Nuclear Education and Emerging Technologies (KAI-NEET), KAIST
Dr. Young-Ji Byon Associate Professor & Associate Chair, Civil Infrastructure & Environmental Engineering
Dr. Daniel Choi Associate Professor, Director of KU-KAIST JRC, & Director of KUTC
Dr. Baker Mohammad Associate Professor & Director of SoCC

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Randa Almadhoun Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Dr. Dinesh Manocha Professor of Computer Science and Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland
Dr. Cesare Stefanini Professor & Director of HEIC
Dr. Dimitrios Kyritsis Professor & Department Chair, Mechanical Engineering
Xiaoxiong Zhang Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Reem Ashour Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ahmed Rehan Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Zhenwei Niu Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Qasem M. Al Kayoumi Technical Center Manager, ADNOC
Dr. Peter Corke Professor of Robotics Vision, Queensland University of Technology
Maya Alhemeiri Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Omar Faris Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Ikhlas Ben Hmida Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Abdulaziz Alkayas Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Hilal Alquabeh Graduate Student, PHD ENGR & Research Assistant
Dr. Kinda Khalaf Associate Professor & Associate Chair, Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Paolo Dario Professor, The BioRobotics Institute, Sculoa Superia Santa Anna, Pisa, Italy
Dr. Kamran Ahmed Khan Associate Professor & Center Manager of ADAM Center
Dr. Nawaf AlMoosa Assistant Professor & Director of EBTIC
Dr. Abdelqader Abusafieh Head of Technology, Strata, Mubadala, UAE

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Jianlu Wu Postdoctoral Fellow
Miguel Frasquet Herraiz Research Engineer
Priya Vijayan Research Engineer
Luiz Friedrich MSc– Engineering Systems and Management, Masdar Institute, UAE
Dr. S Naseema Beegum PhD – Atmospheric Science, University of Kerala, India
Mohammad H. Alobaidi MSc- Water & Environmental Engineering, Masdar Institute, UAE
Arttu Tuomiranta Graduate Student, M.SC
Christian Charron MSc- Statistical Hydrology, National Institute of Scientific Research, Canada
Luís Calisto MSc- Geographic Information Systems
Jacinto Estima MSc- Geographical Information Systems and Science, Nova University of Lisbon, Portugal
YehiaEissa MSc- Water and Environmental Engineering, Masdar Institute, UAE
Dr. Naira Chaouch Engineering, Hydrology-environment/Remote Sensing, University of Quebec, Canada
Dr. Saima Munawwar PhD- Solar Energy, Napier University, UK
Michele Lazzarini PhD- Geoinformation
Dr. Imen Gherboudj PhD- Backscattering Modeling, University of Quebec, Canada

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Dr. Cesare Stefanini Professor & Director of HEIC
Sumaya Altamimi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Suad Alhaj Mustafa Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Selwa Boularaoui Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ali Alagha Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Abdulrahman Jaber Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Edgar Mejia Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Fares Al Awwa Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Mohamad Khalil Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Ahmed Khalil Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Nada Baobaid Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Moza Al Teneiji Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Dr. Rehan Umer Associate Professor & Acting Chair, Aerospace Engineering
Dr. Rashid K. Abu Al-Rub Professor & Director of ADAM Center
Prof. Christopher Tuck Faculty Associate Pro-Vice Chancellor for Research & Knowledge Exchange, Professor of Materials Engineering, Centre for Additive Manufacturing (CfAM) University of Nottingham, UK
Prof. Meng Jen Tan Director of the HP-NTU Digital Manufacturing Corporate Lab Nanyang Tech. University, Singapore
Prof. Nicholas X. Fang Professor of Mechanical Engineering MIT, USA
Mr. Ahmad Rajei Senior Manager Design, Production, Project and Innovation, Etihad Engineering, UAE
Dr. Mohsen Seifi Director, Global Additive Manufacturing Programs, ASTM INTERNATIONAL, USA
Dr. Wesley Cantwell Professor, Associate Dean for Research, & Director of ARIC
Dr. Kamran Ahmed Khan Associate Professor & Center Manager of ADAM Center
Dr. Firas Jarrar Assistant Professor & Acting Manager, Yahsat Space Lab (YSL)
Dr. Abdelqader Abusafieh Head of Technology, Strata, Mubadala, UAE

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Dr. Steven Griffiths Senior Vice President, Research and Development
Dr. Jeremie Pelletier Acting Director of Research Laboratories
Dr. Hyung-Shik Shin President of KBSI
Dr. Hae Jin Kim Principal Scientist, KBSI and Director, KUTC
Dr. Daniel Choi Associate Professor, Director of KU-KAIST JRC, & Director of KUTC

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Rawdha Alkuwaiti Graduate Student, MSc
Faisal Sattar Graduate Student, MSc
Nurym Noyanbayev Graduate Student, PhD
Bushra Alshehhi Graduate Student, M.SC
Abdullah Mahmoud Graduate Student, M.SC CSCI
Prof. Magdy Salama Professor, University of Waterloo
Prof. James Kirtley Professor, MIT
Prof. Massimo De Falco Professor, University of Naples
Dr. Bruce Stedall Asset Managment Director, TRANSCO

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Dr. Georgia Ayfantopoulou Research Director – Deputy Director HIT , Head of Research Department “Infrastructure, Networks, Mobility & Logistics
Dr. Mohammed Omar Professor & Department Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Sumaya Almaazmi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Himanshu Upadhyay Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Eman Ouda Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Dounia Marbouh Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Dr. Raja Wasim Ahmad Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Mr. Amer Kakish CEO, Ittihad Investment
Mr. Mohammed Jaffar Nasser Senior Vice President, Engineering, Emirates Airlines
Dr. Rob Zuidwijk Professor of Ports in Global Networks at Rotterdam School of Management, Erasmus University
Dr. Samir Elhedhli University of Waterloo, Director of WANOPT Lab
Dr. Todd Taylor Professor of Practice and co-founder of ASU Blockchain Research Laboratory

Management & Innovation

Dr. Sami Bashir Director, Technology Management & Innovation
Winsome Dunn Manager, Intellectual Property & Agreements
Dr. Pradeep Kumar Doggali Senior Specialist, Technology Portfolio
Nouf Al Jaafari Specialist, Technology Portfolio

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Jacopo Buongiorno Professor, Nuclear Engineering Department and CANES, MIT, Boston, USA
Robin Grimes Professor, Materials Science Department and Nuclear Engineering Center, Imperial College, London, UK
Natalia Semioshkina Director at Radiation Envir. Management (r.e.m.) GbR mbH, Munich, Germany
Shaima Yaaqoub Al Mansoori Director, Education & Training, FANR, UAE
Jamal Al Ahbabi Assistant Director, Nuclear Fuel Technology & Plant Support, ENEC, UAE
Jamila Khamis Al Suwaidi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Hasan Alnuaimi Graduate Student, M.SC NUCE
Nourah Mohamed Alyammahi Graduate Student, M.SC NUCE
Sana Bilal Graduate Student, M.SC NUCE
Dr. Yacine Addad Associate Professor & Acting Chair, Nuclear Engineering & Acting Director, ENTC
Dr. Akhide Hidaka Adjunct Visiting Professor
Dr. Diana Francis Senior Research Scientist
Dr. Kean Wang Associate Professor

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Dr. Fawzi Banat Professor & Department Chair, Chemical Engineering
Dr. Hassan Arafat Professor & Director of CMAT
Roqaya Ismail Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Mr. Jamal Shadid Abu Dhabi Department of Energy, UAE
Noora Almarzooqi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Mariam Binari Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Jawaher AlYammahi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Heba Khafajah Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Ahmed Yusuf Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Reham Alnuaimi Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Alya Almazrouei Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Maryam Alqaydi Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Ahmed Aboulella Graduate Student, M.SC WENV
Ruba Alkaabi Graduate Student, M.SC. BMED
Hooralain Bushnaq Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Omar Ibrahim Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Khawlah Alabdouli Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Dr. Rashid K. Abu Al-Rub Professor & Director of ADAM Center
Dr. Isam Janajreh Professor & Associate Chair for Graduate Programs
Dr. Corrado Sommariva CEO & Founder, SWPC, UAE
Dr. Mohamed Dawoud Environment Agency of Abu Dhabi, UAE
Prof. Enrico Drioli University of Calabria, Italy
Prof. John Lienhard Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Prof. Young Moo Lee Hanyang University, Korea
Rana Malas Graduate Student, M.SC WENV
Mariam Ouda Research Engineer

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Fahmi Anwar Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Samar Abd Elwadood Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Adetola Ogungbenro Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ayesha Alkhoori Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Fahad Alotaibi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Aseel Hussien Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Fadi Dawaymeh Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Madhavan Annebarassou Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Ahmed Masood Graduate Student, M.SC CHEG
Ahmad Soliman Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Malathe Khalil Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Shaima Albedwawi Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Arwa Fikri Graduate Student, M.SC MEEN
Gabande Zapater Mariona MSc joint with IQS-Barcelona
Margarita Ferreira Visiting Scholar from University of Lisbon
George Siakavelas Visiting Scholar from University of Western Macedonia
Dr. Lourdes Vega Professor & Director of RICH
Prof. Angelos Efstathiou University of Cyprus
Dr. Kean Wang Associate Professor
Dr. Thorsten Loehl VP Innovation, Borouge
Dr. Mikael Berthod Vice President, Research Centre, Research Centre Division, ADNOC Refining

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Services

John Radkowski Director of Research Services
Ali Al Farsi Manager, Systems and Workflow
Jamil Ur Rahman Research Systems Senior Specialist
Fatima Alhmoudi Post-Award Senior Specialist
Zayed Al Mazrouei Post-Award Senior Specialist
Sarah Abu-Jazar Research Compliance Specialist

Computing

Dr. Dureid El Moghraby Acting Director of Research Computing
Vinisha Pillai System Senior Administrator (UNIX)
Sanyo John Illikkal HPC System Senior Administrator
Dr. Sergio Martinez Scientific Computing Support-Outreach Senior Specialist

of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Dr. Mohammed Omar Professor & Department Chair, Industrial and Systems Engineering
Asim Khanal Research Engineer
Yousif Alhosani Graduate Student, M.SC NUCE
Nour Alkhaja Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Ahmad Almarzooqi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Abdulrahim Ali Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Abdelaziz Alzaabi Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Min Lin Graduate Student, PHD ENGR
Sara Al Hinai Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Rawan Abdelfattah Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Rahma Abdelghani Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Mariam Alkaabi Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Juan Carlos Flores Lara Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Dalal Almansoori Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Haneen Alamirah Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Fatima Alhamlawi Graduate Student, M.SC SCIN
Brenda Hernández Graduate Students,M.SC, SCIN
Biniam Teweldebrhan Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Azhar Doudin Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Aamna Almazrouei Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Sumaya Almaazmi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Shorouq Aldhanhani Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Rim Abidi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Rawdha Almahri Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ragheb Al-Nammari Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Noura Alhashmi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Nouf Almazrouei Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Nouf Alammari Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Mumtaz Ummar Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Mohammed Alqedra Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Mohamed Alaudhli Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Mohamad Khaled Mtit Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Maryam Altamimi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Mariam Almaazmi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Majid Alshamsi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Maha Alajami Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Khawla Al Shanqiti Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Issa Alshehhi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Hind Abdulla Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Himanshu Upadhyay Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Hala Alnuaimi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Fatima Alhammadi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Fatima Al-Ali Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Fatima Al Harmoodi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Eman Ouda Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ebrahim Almansoori Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Dounia Marbouh Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Bashayer Almarzooqi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Assia Chadly Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Amnah Aldhanhani Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Amna Adheem Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Amina Albalooshi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ameera Almarzooqi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Alyazia Alshamsi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Alyaa Alyaarbi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ali Al Mahmood Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Alanoud Alabdouli Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Al-Moatasem Al Hashmi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ahmed Bushlaibi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Ahmed Albuainain Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Abdulrahman Almarzooqi Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Abdulla Mohammed Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Abdallabadr Badr Graduate Student, M.SC ESMA
Nouf Musabbeh Almazrouei Graduate Student
Mohamed Sulaiman Alsaabri Graduate Students
Alyazia Hamad Alshamsi Graduate Student
Ali Adnan Al Mahmood Graduate Student
Hala Salem Alnuaimi Graduate Student
Dr. Raja Wasim Ahmad Postdoctoral Research Fellow
Khawla Mustafa Al Shanqiti Graduate Student <