Ibn Sina College is the first private institution of higher education under the supervision of the Ministry of higher Education, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies is being promoted by Al-Jedani Group of Hospitals, KSA. It is located in the southern part of the historic city Jeddah, on the red sea coast..
Dr. RASHAD HASSAN HABIBULLA KASHGARI, F.R.C.S (Glasgow), Dean of Ibn Sina National College for Medical Studies, Jeddah.
Born in January 1954, Dr. Rashad went on to become a proud product of the Kingdom’s first medical school at King Saud University, Riyadh, from amongst the first batch of Saudi doctors graduated from within the kingdom, Dr. Rashad has been a surgeon of exceptional skills and a teacher at heart for over 20 years. A fellowship of the Royal College of Surgeons in Glasgow stands in testimony for his ability and achievements as a consultant surgeon. Prestigious positions such as the chairmanship of the department of surgery at the faculty of medicine, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah and the Presidency of Saudi General Surgery Society further highlight his distinguished career. To Ibn Sina National College,he brings with him the rich expertise of skillful practice of his field and the vast experience of training the graduate and post graduate studen
The idea of having a private medical college in Saudi Arabia struck me several years when my son and daughter were studying medical abroad. I appreciated their difficulties in leaving home to go to other surroundings. The decision of the Saudi authorities to allow the private sector to participate within higher education gave me real encouragement to proceed in turning this idea into realty. We have selected the most suitable and up-to-date curricula to stimulate active learning, critical thinking, skills development and creativity. In addition, a 120-bed modern teaching hospital has been built and equipped for clinical training.