UDST college receives EQual Accreditations

  • Date: 02-Apr-2024
  • Source: Gulf Times
  • Sector:Education
  • Country:Qatar
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UDST college receives EQual Accreditations



The College of Health Sciences at University of Doha for Science and Technology (UDST) received the Canadian EQual Accreditation for three of its distinguished bachelor programmes, Bachelor of Science in Medical Radiography, Bachelor of Science in Paramedicine and Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Therapy.The accreditation award certificates were presented to President of UDST Dr Salem Al-Naemi by Accreditation Canada CEO Lauralee Thompson. The accreditation is a true testament to the quality of applied and academic education provided at UDST. The recognition ensures that graduates of these programmes are well-prepared with the latest knowledge and best practices, equipping them to deliver effective care upon entering their respective fields. The success of UDST’s programmes in meeting assessment requirements was highlighted during on-site surveys conducted by EQual specialists. The engagement of faculty instructors, clinical practicum supervisors, and students was particularly noted, reflecting an undeniable commitment to excellence.In addition to honing healthcare skills, the four-year degrees provide students with the opportunity to delve into their roles within a holistic learning experience. Emphasis is placed on developing clinical competency, fostering the right attitudes, and practicing sound judgment, strengthening the quality of healthcare these graduates can provide in their communities.Vice-President, Academic Affairs at UDST Dr Rachid