Medical Universities in Malaysia generally offer a five-year undergraduate program for future doctors. It is compulsory for students who have graduated from medical school to work in the Government Hospital under housemanship program for a duration of three years.
In Malaysia, some new medical schools do offer a foundation in medicine course before admission into a full-time medical program. Most government and some private medical schools offer M.D., and others mostly offer MBBS degrees.
Affordable tuition fee
Clinical training within Malaysia
Highly qualified, experienced and committed local and international academic staff
State-of-the-art Teaching and Clinical Skills Laboratories with Mock Ward
Upon successful completion of this training program, the graduates would have acquired sufficient knowledge, developed essential competencies and imbibed the correct professional attitudes to function as an effective primary healthcare provider. They would have also gained life-long learning skills and would be motivated and trained enough to conduct research and ready for postgraduate training in their field of interest.
Phases of Study
Entry to the public medical schools is very competitive. Courses finish in five or six years. The medical program usually consist of 3 phases.
Phase I consists of the first two years of the program involving integrated teaching and learning of the relevant basic medical sciences.
Phase II (Year 3) and Phase III (Year 4 and Year 5) involve clinical skills development and subsequent consolidation of clinical clerkship in the various clinical aspects.
Two years of pre-clinical training in an academic environment and three years clinical training at a teaching hospital. Medical schools and teaching hospitals are closely integrated.
Entry requirements basically depend upon High School Certificate, Senior Secondary Certificates like Malaysian Matriculation Program, GCE A Level, International Baccalaureate (IB), Foundation in Science program, or Unified Examination Certificate.
Indian Pre-U: Average of 70% in any 3 subjects, i.e Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Maths.
A-Level: Grade BBB, ABC, AAC in 3 subjects, that is. Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Maths.
Duration: 5 Years
Intake: Feb/Oct 2018
Salient Features of Curriculum
Horizontal Integration among basic science disciplines or among clinical disciplines and Vertical Integration among basic and clinical science disciplines
Organ / System-Based Modular Approach with
Problem-Based Learning in Phase I
Cadaveric Dissection for Gross Anatomy
Early Clinical Exposure during Years 1 & 2
Clinical and Communication Skills Training
Specialty-Based Clinical Postings in Hospitals
Interactive Learning and Team-Based Learning
Journal Club Session
Adolescent Medicine along with Paediatrics
Geriatrics and Palliative Care Posting
Health Administration and Entrepreneurship
Continuous Professional Development and Ethics
Co- and Extra-Curricular Activities to ensure comprehensive development of students
English Language Proficiency Program
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Studying in Malaysia offers international students more than academic achievement and a globally recognized qualification, the Malaysian education experience will give students a wealth of academic knowledge and vocational skills that will be beneficial for a lifetime. Contact us for more info.