President’s Message

Dr. Saleh Al Shamrani
President, Riyadh Elm University

It is a great honor to welcome you to the Riyadh Elm University website, where you will learn about the opportunities. REU offers various programs on Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Board levels.

Riyadh Elm University (REU), Formerly Riyadh Colleges of Dentistry and Pharmacy (RCsDP), is a privately supported post-secondary educational institution located in Riyadh in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The College was officially approved in February 2004 by the Ministry of Higher Education of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to offer professional baccalaureate degree programs in Dentistry, Dental Hygiene, Dental Assisting, Pharmacy, and Medical Laboratory Technology with English being the medium of instruction.

Riyadh Elm University aims to be consistent with the Kingdom’s 2030 vision. The Ministry of Education has been keen to make it among its strategic objectives of promoting values and necessary skills for our students and strengthening the education system’s capacity to bridge the gap between educational outcomes and the labor market.

This is why the Board of Trustees of Riyadh Elm University, is very enthusiastic to proceed according to the Kingdom’s vision 2030, expanding the existing programs, such as nursing, dental assisting, dental technology, and health management and services. The university also sought to expand graduate studies programs in different health specialties.

At the Riyadh Elm University, we will continue to pursue, God willing, to become a preeminent educational institution locally, regionally, and internationally and to positively contribute to the pillars of the Kingdom’s 2030 vision to graduate competent and qualified healthcare professionals.