GULF Medical University

GULF Medical University

Dubai , United Arab Emirates
  • 52
    Acceptance Rate
  • 1500
  • 36750
    Average Cost
  • 90
    Employment Rate
  • Program


Gulf Medical University (GMU), Ajman, is one of the first private medical universities in the Middle East region. It is owned and run by Thumbay Group, a diversified international business conglomerate headquartered at DIFC – Dubai. Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President of Thumbay Group had established the Gulf Medical College (GMC) in 1998, as an institution offering undergraduate programs in Medicine, Physiotherapy, Dentistry and Pharmacy. The institution became a full-fledged medical university – the Gulf Medical University in 2008 following a Decree by H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, UAE.

Entry requirements

Official secondary school records
Official test scores: SAT or ACT
English language proficiency, if your native language is not English

IELTS 6.5 

Scholarship & funding

All information about scholarships you can find here.


Student life

Studying at GULF Medical University will give you unforgettable student experience. Student life here holds many social and physical activities, so you won`t be disappointed.