General Foundation Program Overview
Oman Medical College (OMC) Foundation prepares post secondary level students to succeed in programs
offered by Oman Medical College and College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. Conforming to the Oman
Academic Standards for the General Foundation Programs, the OMC Foundation program addresses four
key areas required for academic success: English, IT, Mathematics and Study Skills. In addition to these
modules, the program also addresses the specific language needs of health sciences students.
Students who are admitted into OMC programs are given placement tests in English, Math and IT during the
Orientation Week. These tests will help in assessing and placing you in the Foundation Program or Direct
level Entry to Medicine and Pharmacy Programs.