AMS

About AMS

The Faculty of Applied Medical Science ( known as AMS ), is one of LIMU’s many faculties. Studying at the faculty is considered a stage of higher education. The Applied Medical Science courses are being taught at the faculty for faculty’s students as well as for students of medicine and Dentistry at LIMU’s.

The AMS faculty was established in 2007, and the first lecture was conducted by Prof.Dr. Abdullah M. Elmansoury in Physiology. The AMS faculty was the first faculty to start teaching in self learning system or PBL (Problem-Based Learning) in 2009. Starting from 2009, the AMS faculty has been the inception in the pre-clinic phase for medical and dental students. The first meeting of curricula development committee took place in 2010 to develop the methods and requirement of PBL system in AMS and  LIMU.

The AMS faculty was awarded the accreditation in 2012 according to the National Center for Quality Assurance and Accreditation for Educational Institutions. In 2013, 4th year AMS students were nominated for a training program in Anatomy Department in Ain Shams University – Cairo, Egypt.

The AMS faculty graduated its first batch in academic year 2013/2014.

” That you cannot get wishes by Wishful but by Diligence ”

Dear students,
I am pleased to welcome you to the Faculty of Applied Medical SciencesLibyan International Medical University.
Faculty of Applied Medical Science in the university represents an important and distinct leap in the field of medical education as being the first faculty of its kind in Libya awarding bachelor’s degree in many important disciplines that contribute to meet the needs of medical colleges and health institutions and supports the community with the skills needed by the Labor Market of varied medical specialties, as this faculty graduate combines the acquisition of accurate knowledge and laboratory skills through an educational system applied for the first time in Higher Education in Libya.
The faculty has been keen on hosting a distinctive elite of teaching staff members and assistant technical professionals and administrators to provide a learning environment and a family atmosphere which ensures the implementation and enforcement of the vision adopted and objectives that seeks to achieve.
In conclusion, I can only highly appreciate the efforts of the founders of the faculty, teaching staff members, laboratories technicians and administrators. I urge them to do more to reach sublime and most comprehensive goal in order to contribute to the advancement and progress of our beloved Libya.
Best wishes for all.

Prof. Dr. Abdulla M. Elmansoury
Faculty of Applied Medical Sciences – Dean
Prof. Dr. Abdulla M. Elmansoury
Prof. Dr. Abdulla M. ElmansouryFaculty of Applied Medical Sciences - Dean

AMS Council

  • Dean of the Faculty
  • Faculty Vice Dean.
  • Heads of Academic Departments.
  • Faculty Registrar.
  • Quality Assurance Coordinator.
  • Curriculum Coordinator.
  • Administrative Officer.

Organizational Chart

AMS Vision

The faculty will be at the forefront faculties committed to achieving international quality standards in education and in providing scientific research and society’s needs.

AMS Mission

Commitment to prepare self motivated and socially accountable graduates, who are scientifically and professionally equipped to enrich their field and generate knowledge.

Total Credit Hours to complete the program180 ECTS +Graduation Project
Program Degree

program Study Language

Medical Science Degree ,Bsc (Specialty)

English Language

Program JustificationsThis Programme of Medical Science offers a dual Qualification for those students who would like to pursue their further study in Medicine.

The Medical Science Programme was established as the Labour market needs a Medical Scientist to fulfill the Community needs for medical specialty such as: clinical anatomist, and Immunologist.

Also as continuation to its efforts to keep up with international requirements and scientific developments to improve the graduate competencies.

This program aims to graduate compassionate members of society who possess the knowledge, skills and attitude appropriate for professional career, postgraduate studies and lifelong learning.

Program Competencies

The study programs designed to prepare students with the following competencies:

  1. Self-learning and variety of educational skills to help them acquire knowledge and practical skills to look forward to lifelong innovation and creativity.
  2. Ability to analyze critique and deal with scientific dilemmas / problems.
  3. The sense of the importance of research and the acquisition of the monetary and research methodology.
  4. Ability to work in an integrated team spirit and have the ability to communicate effectively.
Program Educational Objectives
  1. Understand the fundamental knowledge of Physics and Chemistry to support their application in Medical Context .
  2. Describe the Anatomy of the human body and their spatial relationship to each other including its Clinical Application, and its Embryological Development .
  3. Understand the structure of the human tissues and organs, including it’s cellular, Molecular level basic metabolic processes and the genetic aspect.
  4. Discuss the main functions of Human body organs & systems in its natural conditions and adaptations that can occur to maintain homeostasis.
  5. Discuss the main pathological conditions of human body organs & systems including the molecular and genetic basis of diseases.
  6. Value the protective and pathological immune responses within the human body or against the surroundings in addition to the Immunological applications in the medical field.
  7. Understanding of the infectious disease in order to deal with the etiology, pathogenesis, laboratory diagnosis, treatment and control of infections
  8. To provide knowledge about commonly used groups of drugs affecting different body systems and their implications in therapy of disease and health promotion including the safe use of drugs as regards to adverse effects, toxicity, contraindications and drug interactions.
  9. Understand the importance of different diagnostic aids such as: Medical Imaging and laboratories Investigations, taking into consideration Safety Measures and principle of quality assurance, quality control.
  10.  Acquire the skills and techniques necessary to work independently as a researcher with respect to the social needs and priorities.
  11. Understand the fundamentals of  medically important knowledge related to behavioral science (e.g : psychology, Sociology, Epidemiology, Health Policies & Laws, Communication skills and Medical Ethics).

Program Admission Requirements:

Required Degree to join the program

 

 Secondary Education Certificate or equivalent certificates or degrees approved by the Libyan Ministry of Higher education
Minimum acceptance rate

 

75% (or equivalent )
Minimum for passing the following tests

 (if any):

 

⌧ Interview

⌧ English Evaluation

⌧ Computer skills Evaluation

Acceptance criteria (Special) for the program (if any)

 

 None

Program Completion Requirements:

Minimum Duration of study in the program

 

3 Years  + Graduation Project.

Program Progress Requirements:

Duration of study per year30 weeks / Year
The minimum allowed to pass the course60 %
The minimum cumulative rate of completion each year or phase60%
 Level of student success assessment in accordance to grading systemA- = Range 85-100%

B = Range 85-75%

C = Range 75-65%

D = Range 65-60%

F = Range less than 60%

Agreements

AMS seeks to conclude agreements to develop and improve the quality of its graduates, in cooperation with the best medical institutions, in order for students to receive clinical information contained in educational dilemmas.

Al-Razi Laboratory Agreement

AMS entered into a cooperation agreement on 01 February 2020 with the modern science company in importing medical equipment Al-Razi Laboratory, which was signed for the faculty by its Dean, Prof. Dr. Abdulla M. Elmansoury, and on behalf of the company, its Chairman, Dr. Hisham Al-Sheikhi. The agreement provides for AMS to supervise the application of quality standards in the company’s medical laboratories, and the cooperation between the two institutions in the consulting fields and the development of scientific research programs.

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Kidney Service Center Agreement

AMS signed an agreement for cooperation with the Kidney Services Center in Benghazi on January 18, 2020, with the aim of enhancing cooperation prospects in the fields of training, rehabilitation and scientific research. the agreement was signed by the Dean Prof.Dr. Abdulla M. Elmansoury, and the Director of the Kidney Services Center. Dr. Wissam Al-Dorsi.

The agreement comes as part of AMS‘s continuous efforts to modernize and develop teaching methods, enhance students’ research and knowledge skills, and provide a pioneering educational and research environment that enables them to obtain ample scientific knowledge and effective practical experience in scientific specialization fields.

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