Welcome to the University of Calgary in Qatar

Educating Future Nursing Leaders In Qatar

The University of Calgary in Qatar is the only Canadian university in Qatar and the country's exclusive provider of Bachelor and Master degrees in nursing.

BPSO participants

BPSO - Nursing leaders and students discuss the crucial role of nursing

The University of Calgary in Qatar (UCQ) hosted an online event this week focused on the importance of nursing in the current healthcare climate. With the continued challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, now more than ever, nursing holds an integral role in healthcare, in Qatar and globally.

Our Dean Dr. Deborah White at WISH 2020.

Our Dean Dr. Deborah White at WISH 2020.

The Nursing and Midwifery Workforce Development policy briefing at the World Innovation Summit for Health 2020 provided an overview of the progress in the key area of nursing workforce development, with a strong focus on Qatar-specific context.

You're our heroes

Congratulatory video for our 2020 Graduates

Congratulations to our 2020 graduates for their hard work and accomplishments. Despite a demanding year, they all rose to the challenge. While we look forward to the official graduation ceremony next year, we were please to present our heroes with a congratulatory video during our virtual acknowledgement to honor their achievements. Graduates, from all of us at the University of Calgary in Qatar, you have made us all proud!

Upcoming Events

World Mental Health Day

Did you know that 39% of students in college experience a significant mental health issue? For World Mental Health Day, our students have shared their own difficult personal experiences and the steps they have taken to overcome them. This generation is closer than ever to breaking the stigma that surrounds mental health. Remember, Mental Health Matters!

World Mental Health Day

Take a tour of our Simulation Centre

The UCQ Simulation Centre is a hands-on learning experience for our students. This is where they learn and practice their clinical nursing skills. Follow along as some of our students are tested on what they've learned!

Why choose UCQ? Why is nursing an important career in Qatar?

Meet some of our students and let them explain it in their own words.


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