Oman Medical College is the second medical college in the Sultanate of Oman, and is situated in Sohar in the North Batinha region.
The premedical campus is located in Bowsher. First year is taught as a foundation course and second and third years are completed in Bowsher campus before the medical school years of Sohar campus.
Some part of the coursework is also completed in Rustaq with students taking courses with doctors at Rustaq hospital. The associated hospital with the Sohar campus is Sohar hospital, one of the biggest governmental hospitals in the country. Total course work spans over a period of 7 years and the degree awarded is that of a Doctor of Medicine (M.D).
The Bowsher campus also offers a degree in pharmacy (Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy). This degree spans over a period of 5 and a half years.
Oman Medical College (OMC) is a private co-educational college dedicated to the training of Medical Doctors and Pharmacists. The College offers a 6-year program of study leading to the M.D. (Doctor of Medicine) degree, a four year program of study leading to the B. Pharm (Bachelor of Pharmacy) degree and a two and a half year Evening Pharmacy Program. The first 2 years of the Medical Program are conducted in the Bowshar Campus and the remaining 4 years at the Sohar Campus.
1. Approved by the UK General Dental Council (GDC) as well as the Dental Council of India (DCI).
2. Infrastructure includes multiple dental chairs, X-ray facilities and laboratories, along with a central sterile supply department, an operating theatre and a research centre.
3. Strives to emerge as the benchmark for dental education in West Asia