The Nursing program is designed and prepared to offer a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (BSN) that started in (2009-2010). The program of nursing is committed to equity in its academic policies, practices, and supports diversity in its teaching, learning, and work environments.
This program will educate undergraduates to provide safe, competent and compassionate nursing care that is grounded in theory and professional standards. The students will be prepared to practice nursing work collaboratively with individuals, families, groups, and communities in a variety of health settings: critical care, public health, mental health, nursing management, pediatric, obstetrics/gynecology and nursing research, to seek optimal health and well-being of all citizens.
Education also recognizes the characteristics unique to each individual and provides a process for the development and expression of each student's unique abilities and talents. There is a strong emphasis on critical and reflective inquiry and working in collaborative partnerships with clients to promote their health and well being. Students will pass through theoretical, practical and clinical work settings. Innovative teaching strategies are used, such as simulations, role play and problem solving.
Graduates will demonstrate strong leadership qualities that support an inter-professional collaborative model of client centered care. They will be able to positively influence the future of nursing practice and health care under an Islamic context with a strong understanding of the global health care environment in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Upon completing the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) program, graduates will be able to develop of skills, knowledge, processes, and attitudes necessary for successful functioning as a productive citizen in professional nursing work.
The curriculum is a 4 year program with one year of Internship. The first year is the Academic Foundation for Nursing Studies; this first year will provide students with strong basic sciences, English language, Arabic language and fundamentals of nursing science. The remaining three years focus on the practice of nursing and nursing studies. The initial development of the curriculum is based on the concepts of relational practice, leadership, critical nursing inquiry and ethics of care.
The Nursing program provides students with a perfect opportunity to establish a thriving career in the healthcare industry. There is a high demand for nursing professionals in various healthcare centers and hospitals across the KSA. The Nursing program enables students to find lucrative jobs and endless employment opportunities.
The Nursing program invites you to apply. International candidates are encouraged to apply; however, permanent residents will be given priority.
Dear Student, joining the Nursing Program will make you eligible to practice nursing with professionalism and humanity as people say, "Nurses are the Angels of Mercy". Herewith, I recommend you to keep these two characteristics in mind in your relationship with patients.
BMC's Nursing Program was established in 2009-2010. The program grants a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing and focuses on the core values of care, health and safety. In a context of respect and high-quality performance, the Nursing Program achieves the vision of becoming a milestone in preparing qualified graduates to provide effective and competitive nursing care to meet the needs of all levels of private and public health institutions. By keeping up with global developments through advanced educational programs and continuous self- learning skills, the BMC Program of Nursing excels amongst international programs.
The Nursing program encompasses a fine selection of faculty members in various disciplines related to Nursing. The program cooperates with many hospitals in Jeddah to facilitate the training of students. The Training (Internship) team works closely with each and every student to ensure excellence and effectiveness in providing nursing care.
In our program, we are always keen on implementing different teaching methods to provide the best possible academic environment for our students and faculty. We make sure that the main duty is to serve students by improving their skills and abilities and supporting them in all aspects in order to foster a new responsible generation of students.
Finally, I would like to express my heartfelt wishes for your continued success in life. I recommend you to always keep good values and honesty in your work. I would like to welcome you again and invite you to join our nursing program at Batterjee Medical College for Science and Technology.
Dr. Dalal Akel