The Faculty of Medicine and Applied Medical Sciences is
moving to its new campus in the University City, Jazan University
two faculties of Medicine and Applied Medical Sciences have moved to the new
campus in the University City from its old college building at southern Corniche
to the building next to the University hospital.
The building, which accommodates more than 5 thousand
students, includes two faculties of medicine, applied medical sciences, a number
of academic departments, faculty offices, administrative offices and a number of
The establishment of the Faculty of Medicine comes within
the framework of the State's interest in the health sector and supporting its
institutions to cope with the remarkable development in the Kingdom and to meet
the steady increase in the population of the Kingdom, which requires the
education, training and rehabilitation of medical personnel capable of meeting
health care requirement.
The number of students in the Faculty of Medicine is about
410 students. The college building contains about 7 integrated labs equipped
with state-of-the-art equipment and medical equipment, 5 main halls, 6 lecture
halls and two study rooms.
The Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences, which occupies the
largest percentage in terms of the strength and equipment, the number of
students comprises about 1200 students in six departments: the Department of
Clinical Nutrition, the Department of Diagnostic Radiology, the Department of
Medical Laboratory Technology, Department of Physical Therapy, the Department of
Respiratory Therapy and the Department of Emergency Services has been allocated
24 classrooms and Training Laboratories.
The establishment and equipping of the college and other
colleges in the University City of Jazan University comes within the framework
of the support provided by the government of the Custodian of the Two Holy
Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, His Highness the Crown Prince - may
God protect them - to their children, the citizens in various areas of health
care services including university education.