RCSI Bahrain provides high-quality healthcare education in the heart of the Gulf.

At RCSI Bahrain you can expect:

  • A single focus on health sciences
  • Internationally-recognised degrees
  • Purpose-built campus



We pride ourselves on providing rigorously-evaluated programmes that allow graduates to practice in all regions of the world. Choose a programme below to find out more.

For more information on our postgraduate programmes, click here.


Duration: Five/six years

Qualification: MB, BCh, BAO

As part of the global RCSI community, our undergraduate medicine programme delivers the world-respected RCSI curriculum.

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Medical Commencement Programme

Duration: One year

Qualification: Certificate in Foundation Medical Science

This programme is for students who have a passion for medicine but require additional learning before commencing the undergraduate medicine programme.

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BSc in Nursing

Duration: Four years

Qualification: BSc (Hons) Nursing

Our undergraduate nursing programme develops practice-ready nurses who are equipped to become future leaders, while actively enhancing the nursing profession and the health of the community.

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BSc in Nursing Bridging

Duration: 18 months

Qualification: BSc (Hons) Nursing Bridging

The nursing bridging programme is designed to give practicing nurses the opportunity to enhance their existing qualifications by obtaining a BSc (Hons) in Nursing degree.

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Our prospectus

Find out what you need to make the most of the exciting opportunities and experiences that RCSI Bahrain can offer. 

Student life

Studying at RCSI Bahrain facilitates a vibrant student experience both on and off-campus, with Bahrain providing a wide range of sports, arts and social activities set within a multi-cultural environment.

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Meet RCSI Bahrain

RCSI Bahrain school visits

Take the opportunity to have our university representatives visit your school - whether in Bahrain or around the region - to share the RCSI Bahrain experience.

Future Doctors

Get a taste of life as a doctor through our Future Doctors programme.

Future Nurses

Experience life as a nurse through our Future Nurses programme.

Book a tour

From clinical simulation to sports facilities, take a tour of our purpose-built campus.

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Application information

Find out about our online application process, funding options, policies, special assistance, support services and regulation standards.

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