RAKMHSU is the First Comprehensive Health Science University in UAE under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah and Supreme Council Member, United Arab Emirates.

RAK Medical and Health Sciences University is committed, through its offering of academic programs in the medical and health sciences fields, to prepare both Undergraduates and Graduates of either sex and of all Nationalities in developing critical, creative and innovative practice approaches & skills. The university has a Mini world which is role model of synergy and cooperation among students and faculty of different nationalities and religions, pursuing with commitment their respective professional careers.

The college has signed MOUs with different Pharmaceutical industries, international universities and hospitals for training and Clinical clerkship programs promoting a lifelong learning bound.

RAK College of Pharmaceutical Sciences (RAKCOPS) commenced the B.Pharm program in the year 2007-2008 and is accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation (CAA) & Ministry of Education.