Welcome to the Sports Section of the Gulf Medical University Website.
The site will inform you about the various sports activities taking place throughout the year in the university campus in which there is a participation of students & staff of different colleges of the university. In spite of the busy academic programs of the colleges, every effort is made by the University Sports Committee to engage the students in different extracurricular activities. This is done keeping in view the philosophy of the Gulf Medical University ‘Healthy Body for a Healthy Mind’.
The Body & Soul Health Club & Spa in the university campus provides all the logistical help in carrying out the day-to-day sports activities. Two major sports events take place each year in the university. Intra-University events among the students & staff of different colleges in the university are held in the month of February. A week-long Annual Sports Festival is conducted in the month of March in which the students from different colleges & universities from all-over the UAE participate & vying for the top positions in tournaments like Cricket, Football, Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis, Tennis, Throw ball, Volleyball, Squash & Swimming. The first Inter-Universities Sports Festival was held in March 2002 & till date, thirteen festivals have been conducted successfully. The highlights of each festival are given in the website.