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Radiological and Imaging Sciences

Alfaisal University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
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26650 USD/year
26650 USD/year
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About

The Radiological and Imaging Sciences program of Alfaisal University is offered in collaboration with King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSHRC) and provides advanced professional training and research opportunities with international caliber faculty.

Overview

In the Radiological and Imaging Sciences program of Alfaisal University there are two tracks for students to choose from: Radiologic & Imaging Sciences, and Ultrasound. The first has been approved by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS) and the second one has been submitted for SCFHS certification.

Radiological & Imaging Sciences

Aims to prepare and train lecturers in undergraduate and technical supervision, managers of radiologic and imaging services. Students in this track; in addition to their training in the advanced sciences and practices of medical radiologic and imaging clinical services, will receive practical training in pedagogical practices, teaching and learning, outcomes assessment, and academic programmatic accreditation. The focus is on technical management and education of imaging and related services, quality assurances, including clinical service accreditation by the ABR and other comparable accreditation organizations.

Ultrasound

Designed for sonographers who want to practice advanced clinical ultrasound in their professional roles. Lectures are organized in block release, in conjunction with compulsory clinical placements. In accordance with accepted good practice, the program integrates theory with training, meaning that the student will perform diagnostic ultrasound examinations. Clinical units include Abdominal, Breast, Thyroid, Reproductive, Obstetrics, Musculoskeletal, Pediatric, Neonatal, Echo-cardiac and Vascular medical ultrasound. The final semester of the program focuses on developing research skills via an ultrasound research/capstone project in collaboration with King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre (KFSHRC) and other clinical partners.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Radiation Counting Statistics 
  • Radiological Research 
  • Ethics in Radiology 
  • Radiological & Imaging Sciences
  • Topics in Medical Imaging
  • Topics in Radiation Therapy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

42 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
65
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
5.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Your Certificates & Transcripts must be certified by the Saudi Embassy in the country of your study
  • Your Certificates & Transcripts must be evaluated & certified by the Saudi Ministry of Education
  • You must pay the non-refundable seat confirmation fee of SR 500
  • A bachelor's degree or recognized equivalent from an accredited institution accepted by Ministry of Education (MOE) in related field
  • Above average GMAT, GRE score or an equivalent Graduate Quadrat Exam held by Qias Centre
  • English language proficiency
  • Minimum One year Professional work experience in related field
  • Applicant should provide two letters of recommendations
  • On-campus Interview
  • Students must provide a statement of purpose describing their academic interests and reasons for applying at the interview time

Tuition Fee

  • International

    26650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53301 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    26650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 53301 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
  • SAR 200,000 per full programme

Funding

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