About The Department


Department of Basic Medical Sciences (BMS) came into existence in October 2016 as a separate department under the umbrella of College of Applied Medical Science (CAMS) at King Khalid University. The Objective of the department is to provide innovative academic, administrative and research services to its associate department by adopting a didactic strategy stands on problem-based learning, self-directed, student-centered, community-based, and community-oriented education. Department offers services in the area of Public Health, Epidemiology, Health Informatics, Bio Technology, Anatomy, Physiology, Biostatistics, Medical Ethics and Scientific Research.



To provide high quality education, scientific research, and relevant community service, where possible, that promotes social accountability.



To achieve global standard in Basic Medical Sciences by developing innovative teaching pedagogy, quality research skills, professional conduct and social responsibilities.



  1. Enhancement of carrier oriented course curriculum in basic medical sciences in the College of Applied Medical Sciences.
  2. Provide medical education-related technical support to faculty and students in the academic departments in the college.
  3. Embolden community health among students in the academic departments in the college by providing research skills training and statistical consultations.