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PO Box 4184
THUMBAY Medicity
United Arab Emirates

As a renowned global leader in private education, we take great pride in our offering of the University of London Foundation Programme in the United Arab Emirates. We are committed to providing exceptional support and facilitating this esteemed program through the state-of-the-art facilities at Gulf Medical University.Combining expertise in delivering high-quality education with the University of London's esteemed curriculum, we are provide a unique learning experience that prepares students for success in the global arena.

Welcome from the centre

Gulf Medical University (GMU) is a leading medical institution in the Gulf region, renowned for its world-class facilities. Its state-of-the-art campus includes the Thumbay Research Institute for Precision Medicine and the Thumbay Institute of Health Workforce Development. These hubs, along with a network of hospitals and clinics, provide excellent support for the University of London Foundation Programme. GMU’s programmes are globally recognized, accredited by the UAE Ministry of Education and the World Health Organization. With over 3500 graduates from 96 nations, GMU offers an international, collaborative environment conducive to the highest level of education and research.

Students enrolled in the Foundation Programme enjoy access to top-tier classrooms and state-of-the-art laboratory facilities at Gulf Medical University. 

These world-class resources provide an enriching academic environment, meticulously designed to fully equip students for seamless transitions into medical and science-based degree programs, both within the UAE and globally. 

Professor Hossam Hamdy
Chancellor of Gulf Medical University

We recommend that you check further details with the Teaching Centre before applying.

Qualifications we support


International Foundation Programme

This programme has been designed to ensure you achieve high academic standards and gain the skills and knowledge needed to succeed at university.