Minimum Entry Requirements -
FOR STUDENTS WITH STPM/ A-LEVEL/ SAM/ CPU/ UEC/ EQUIVALENT QUALIFICATIONS

Medicine and Health Sciences Programme
Programme
Minimum Entry Requirements
BACHELOR OF MEDICINE AND BACHELOR OF SURGERY^
5-year Bachelor Honours Degree programme

^ONLY available in the May Intakes

STPM with Grade B in Biology, Chemistry and Physics / Mathematics

OR

A-Level with Grade B in Biology, Chemistry and Physics / Mathematics

OR

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 80 and minimum score of 80% in Biology, Chemistry and Physics / Mathematics

OR

Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with an average of 80% in Biology, Chemistry and Physics / Mathematics

OR

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with Grade B4 in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Advanced Mathematics (I) and (II)

OR

Foundation in Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) with CGPA 3.50 and GPA 3.00 for Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics / Physics

OR

Foundation from other Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with CGPA 3.50 and GPA 3.00 (out of 4.00) for Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics / Physics

OR

Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education with CGPA 3.50 and GPA 3.00 (out of 4.00) for Biology, Chemistry and Mathematics / Physics

OR

Diploma in Health Sciences from other Institutions of Higher Learning with CGPA 3.50

OR

Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

AND

- MUET Band 4 / IELTS Band 6.5 / TOEFL Score of 580

- for those with SPM/O-Level, B in Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics/Additional Mathematics and another subject

- Malaysian applicants shall have also attained a credit in SPM Bahasa Malaysia and English Language or its equivalent

BACHELOR OF CHINESE MEDICINE (HONS)
5-year Bachelor Honours Degree programme

STPM (Science Stream) with CGPA 2.50 and Principal passes in any 2 Science subjects or STPM (non-Science Stream) with CGPA 2.50 and Principal passes in any 2 subjects as well as SPM credits in any 2 Science subjects

OR

A-Level in 2 Science subjects and CGPA 2.50

OR

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 70 and Grade B in 2 Science subjects

OR

Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with an average of 70% in 6 subjects including 2 Science subjects

OR

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with Grade B in 5 subjects including 2 Science subjects

OR

Foundation in Science from Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman with CGPA 2.50

OR

Foundation from Institutions of Higher Learning with CGPA 2.50 including 2 Science subjects in the relevant field

OR

Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education with CGPA 2.50 including 2 Science subjects

OR

Diploma from Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with CGPA 2.50

OR

Diploma from Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) in the relevant field with CGPA 2.50

OR

Diploma in Traditional and Complementary Medicine from recognised Institutions or equivalent with CGPA 2.50 or CGPA 2.00 with 2 years of relevant working experience

OR

Diploma with CGPA 2.50 from Institutions recognised by the Traditional and Complementary Medicine Board

OR

Bachelor Honours degree with CGPA 2.50 in any discipline from Institutions of Higher Learning

OR

Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

BACHELOR OF NURSING (HONS)
4-year Bachelor Honours Degree programme

^ONLY available in the May and October Intakes

STPM with minimum CGPA 2.50

OR

A-Level with minimum grade C in 3 subjects

OR

Matriculation / Foundation with minimum CGPA 2.50

OR

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with Grade B in 5 subjects

OR

Other equivalent qualifications with CGPA 2.50 recognised by the Malaysian Government

OR

Any Diploma with CGPA 2.50 (credit transfer not allowed)

AND

- pass SPM/equivalent with:

- Mandatory credits in Bahasa Melayu* and Mathematics (Elementary / Additional / Modern)

- Either one (1) of the credits in General Science / Applied Science / Biology / Chemistry / Physics

OR

Foundation in Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) with minimum CGPA 2.50

OR

Diploma in Nursing from recongnised institution by Malaysian Nursing Board with minimum two (2) years clinical working experience (credit transfer allowed)

AND

Credit in SPM English Language OR passed English Language in one of the following examinations:

MUET - Band 3

IELTS - Band 5.5

TOEFL (paper based) - Score of 515

TOEFL (computer based) - Score of 215

TOEFL (internet based) - Score of 80

AND

Pass medical examination and certified as healthy and medically fit, free from contagious diseases such as HIV/AIDS and Hepatitis B&C, mentally sound and not physically handicapped.

*applicable to Malaysian applicants ONLY

BACHELOR OF PHYSIOTHERAPY (HONS)
4-year Bachelor Honours Degree programme

STPM with GPA 2.50 in Biology and Chemistry and SPM credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

A-Level with grade C in Biology and Chemistry and SPM/equivalent credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

Science Matriculation, Ministry of Education with GPA 2.50 in Biology and Chemistry and SPM credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

Foundation in Science, UTAR with GPA 2.50 in Biology and Chemistry and SPM/equivalent credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

Foundation from other Institutions of Higher Learning with GPA 2.50 in Biology and Chemistry and SPM/equivalent credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 70 and Grade B in Biology and Chemistry and SPM/equivalent credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with an average of 70% in 6 subjects including Biology and Chemistry and SPM/equivalent credits in English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics

OR

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with Grade B in 5 subjects including Biology and Chemistry

OR

Diploma in Science from Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) / Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with minimum CGPA 2.75

OR

Diploma in Science from Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with minimum of 3 years of working experience

OR

Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government

AND

MUET Band 3/IELTS Band 5.5/TOEFL score of 550

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE (HONS) BIOMEDICAL SCIENCE

STPM Principal Passes in Biology and Chemistry (both with GPA of 2.50 and above)

OR

A-Level Passes in Biology and Chemistry (both with grade C and above)

OR

South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR) 70 and Grade B in Biology and Chemistry

OR

Canadian Pre-University (CPU) with an average of 70% in 6 subjects including Biology and Chemistry

OR

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with Grade B in 5 subjects including grade B4 in Biology and Chemistry

OR

Matriculation Certificate, Ministry of Education including Biology and Chemistry (both with GPA of 2.50 and above)

OR

Foundation in Science, Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) including Biology and Chemistry (both with GPA of 2.50 and above)

OR

Foundation from other Institutions of Higher Learning including Biology and Chemistry (both with GPA of 2.50 and above.)

OR

Diploma from other Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with CGPA of 2.75 and above

OR

Diploma from other Institutions of Higher Learning in the relevant field with CGPA of 2.75 and below and with minimum of 3 years of working experience in the relevant field

OR

Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government with GPA 2.50 in Biology and Chemistry

AND

- SPM or equivalent with 5 credits of which 3 credits must be in Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and English Language

AND

- MUET Band 3/IELTS Band 5.5/TOEFL score of 550