Virtual Open Day 2021

Welcome to RCSI Bahrain’s first ever Virtual Open Day for prospective Undergraduate students interested in studying at RCSI Bahrain.

Follow our timeline of events below, speak to current RCSI Bahrain students and staff, and explore our campus from 10am on Monday, 29 March 2021.

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Join our Student Recruitment Manager, Jack Sale, as he gives an overview of the day’s proceedings.

Introduction to the day

RCSI Bahrain’s Chief Operating Officer, Stephen Harrison-Mirfield, formally opens today’s event

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Welcome to RCSI Bahrain


Join Professor Alf Nicholson, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dr Declan GaynorAcademic Director of Admissions, as they introduce you to the Undergraduate Medicine programme.

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Join Professor Alf Nicholson, Vice President of Academic Affairs and Dr Eman Al Tawash, Director of the Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Nursing, as they introduce you to the Undergraduate Nursing programme.

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Undergraduate Programmes Overview

Join our Admissions Manager, Andrea Phelan, as she outlines the admissions process.

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Admissions Essentials

Enjoy a coffee break and explore our Virtual Campus Tour.

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Virtual Campus Tour

Hear what some of our current students and alumni have to say about their life as an RCSI Bahrain student.

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Student Panel

Learn from Professor Stephen Atkin, our Director of Research and Innovation and the Head of School of Postgraduate Studies and Research, about our Research capabilities, and discover our Research opportunities and experience from our medical students.

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Research Opportunities and Research Centre

Find out from Dr Wendy Maddison, Head of Student Development and Wellbeing and her team about the range of supports available to our students across welfare, wellbeing, counselling and development.

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Student Health, Wellbeing and Academic Support

Discover our on-campus sports facilities, from David Martin, Health and Fitness Manager, as well as student services, annual events and Clubs and Societies from Aneesa Rafia, Student Services Coordinator.

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Student Life

Explore the support services available to our students in regard to community engagement, from Victoria Ham, Community Outreach Manager, and pathways to practice, licensing exams, and match back from Anusha Sundaram, Careers Specialist. 

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Community Engagement and Careers Support

Join members of our staff as they answer your questions and FAQ’s about RCSI Bahrain.

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Open Day Question and Answer

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Alumni discussion – Medicine

Hear from School of Medicine alumnus, Dr Ali Kader, about his experience as an RCSI Bahrain student and how it has shaped his career in healthcare.

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Alumni discussion – Nursing and Midwifery

Hear from School of Nursing and Midwifery alumna, Nazia Alamri, about how her time at RCSI Bahrain shaped her career.

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Thank you for attending our first Virtual Undergraduate Open Day. If you have any additional enquiries, please feel free to contact us at or +973 1735 1450.