Department of Biomedical
has been established in 2014 and the program aims to train undergraduate students to become
successful biomedical scientists
. Therefore, enhancing the quality of healthcare in the Sultanate of Oman.
Graduates of this program can be employed in diagnostic hospital laboratories
and research laboratories studying biological and health sciences. They can,
alternatively, pursue Masters and PhD programs to achieve academic positions in
institutions of higher education.
The department of Biomedical Science aims to produce
graduates who can pursue professional careers in medical diagnostic
laboratories and become successful biomedical scientists to augment the
excellence of healthcare in the Sultanate of Oman.
BMS is a health profession education program that requires
undergraduate students to be:
A. Health care professionals who perform medical diagnostic
analyses on body specimens and thus aid in the diagnosis of diseases.
B. Proficient in the key
principles of how the human body works and to find new ways to improve
understanding of diseases that translate into developing advanced diagnostic
tools or new therapeutic strategies.
C. Trained to be independent
researchers and pursue higher education.
D. Knowledgeable and skillful to
work in other health sectors such as the pharmaceutical and health industry
and/or conduct health and scientific research.