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.

Daniel Forgrave

Daniel Forgrave Wins UCalgary's 2020 Teaching Award

Congratulations to our very own Daniel Forgrave for winning the 2020 University of Calgary Teaching Award for Non-Academic staff. Daniel has played a pivotal role in the development and delivery of UCQ’s academic success.

UCQ International Women's Day

UCQ and Canadian Embassy Host International Women's Day Event

UCQ and the Embassy of Canada to Qatar recognized International Women's Day 2020 and International Year of the Nurse and Midwife at a special reception.

Arlene Masaba

Arlene Masaba wins the RNAO’s Leadership Award in BPG Implementation

As the coordinator of our Clinical Simulation Centre, Arlene has played a key role in training the next generation of nurses by using the Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario’s (RNAO) best practice guidelines (BPG)

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!

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.


Latest News

Former Canadian PM, first Qatari female combat pilot highlight women’s accomplishments in Qatar and Canada

University of Calgary in Qatar and Embassy of Canada Qatar recognize International Women’s Day 2020 and International Year of the Nurse and Midwife<br /> ...

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In the News: The Peninsual (Doha)

IPE Holds Annual Forum for Healthcare Students

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In the News: The Peninsula (Doha)

Celebrating the healing touch of nurses

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In the News: Gulf Times (Doha)

UCQ focus on nursing education during "International Year of the Nurse"

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