Programme Offered
  • Biomedical Science
  • Clinical Linguistics
  • Diagnostic Imaging
  • Dietetics
  • Hearing and Speech Nutrition
  • Optometry • Radiotherapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Health Education
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Psychology
  • Forensic Science
  • Toxicology
  • Environmental Health
  • Health & Occupational Safety

Mode of Study: Research
Registration Status: Full Time & *Part Time
*All lectures are conducted during office hours Monday to Friday (8.00 am 5.00pm)

  • Health Education
  • Public Health Nutrition

Mode of Study: Course Work
Registration Status: Full Time

Mode of Study: Course Work
Registration Status: Full Time

Mode of Study: Course Work
Registration Status: Full Time

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME

Faculty of Health Sciences

PROGRAM SUMMARY

Faculty of Health Sciences offers a balanced of study and research to graduate students who intended to pursue their study at Masters and Doctor of Philosophy levels. As a leader in teaching, learning, research, and innovation in the field of Health Sciences, we offer comprehensive postgraduate study packages through 23 undergraduate and doctoral programs.

Grow your career to the next level by following our graduate programs. We have everything you need to move forward in your career especially in the field of Health Sciences. All graduate courses developed are to meet the needs of industry and professional bodies. FSK has close relations with industry, government bodies, and various related institutions.The programs that were developed are also led and delivered by expert and internationally recognized academic staff. Students also have the opportunity to work with renowned FSK researchers. FSK also encourages multidisciplinary research and has innovative potential that is recognized in Malaysia as well as internationally.

LIFE AT THE FACULTY

The Faculty of Health Sciences in UKM offer postgraduate programmes such as Masters and Doctor of Philosophy throughout the year. In the first semester, all postgraduate students will be required to register for a statistic course and for international students they have to pass a Bahasa Malaysia course. The Faculty of Health Sciences is renowned for its numerous research opportunities, up to date programmes, and various student-led activities. Students will be exposed to the tight-knit health campus members, with opportunities to connect with peers from other health background programs. The campus is located strategically in the heart of Kuala Lumpur which offers students an opportunity to experience life in the capital city of Malaysia. Various facilities including the library, cafeterias and student lounges are available for students to study, to have discussion sessions with their peers or to have a break in between lectures.  Student accommodation is located near Taman Tasik Titiwangsa, an urban recreational park spreading across an area of 95 hectares with 57 hectares of lake. Students will able relax or exercise at the park if they require a change of scenery.

Programme Requirement

Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).

Requirements for admission to the Masters Degree programme:

1. Bachelor’s Degree with a good Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) from the University or any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

2. Degree in Medical or Dentistry from the University or any higher learning institution or an equivalent degree thereto from any higher learning institution recognised by the Senate; or

3. Other qualifications recognised by the Senate obtained through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) or through Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL); and

4. Fulfills other requirements prescribed by the programme (where applicable).

ENGLISH LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS

1. An international candidate is required to fulfill the English Language proficiency requirements as follows:

a) Obtained TOEFL (550), IELTS(6) or MUET (4) results which fulfil the score or minimum band requirements prescribed by the programme; or

b) For certain programmes, a candidate is required to sit for an English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to achieve the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM) in a maximum period of two (2) semesters before he is allowed to register for the study programme. The candidate shall register as a Non Graduating Student.

2. The Faculty/Institute may grant exemption to the requirements specified in subregulation (1) for the international candidate who:

a) will be writing his/her thesis/dissertation in the Malay/ Arabic languages;

b) has the academic qualifications obtained from any local universities recognised by the Senate; or

c) is originally from a country where English is the official language or he/she has the academic qualifications obtained from any higher learning institution which uses English as the medium of instruction.

The candidate may be exempted from the requirements stated in subregulation (2), but the candidate shall sit for the English Proficiency Test (EPT) and if he/she fails to obtain the level specified by the programme, the candidate is required to attend and pass the English Proficiency Module (EPM).

How Much It Will Cost Me?

Full Research Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem; Part Time – min 4 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time

1,0101,1952,6534,8583,8488,706

Part Time

8859252,653 4,4633,57815,197

Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem; Part Time – min 4 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time

1,0101,1953,1355,3404,3309,670

Part Time

8859252,985 4,7953,91016,525

Coursework Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,010

670

1,950

3,630

2,620

6,250

Coursework Mode Programs – Clinical Psychology (Full Time – min 2 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,010

670

4,823

6,503

5,493

11,996

Full Research Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,410

1,655

4,443

7,508

6,098

13,606

Mixed Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem; Part Time – min 4 sem)

  Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full time

1,4101,6555,5908,6557,24515,900

Part Time

1,2859854,7807,0505,76524,345

Coursework Mode Programs (Full Time – min 2 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,410

1,030

5,230

7,670

6,260

13,930

Coursework Mode Programs – Clinical Psychology (Full Time – min 2 sem)

Mode Study

Registration

Service & Activity

Tuition Fees

1st Semester

Subsequent Semester

Total Fees

Full Time

1,410

1,030

12,103

14,543

13,133

27,676

Why This Programme?

This program is unique and well established. The supervisors are the experts in the  field and the knowledge and experience gained will benefit the candidate’s future career.

How To Apply
  1. Candidates have to apply online via: http://www.ukm.my/join/
  2. Intake for coursework and mixed mode are open twice a year, which is every October until November (for the next February intake) and every April until May (for the September intake).
  3. Application for research mode programmes can be made any time throughout the year.
  4. The duration for Masters programme requires 2 to 4 semester of study on fulltime basis and 4 to 8 semesters on a parttime basis and for Doctor of Philosophy programme is 6 to 12 semesters on fulltime basis and 8 to 14 semesters on a part-time basis.
Faculty Information

Campus : Jalan Raja Muda Abdul Aziz, Kuala Lumpur
Faculty : Faculty of Health Sciences
Degree : Master of Health Science (Research), Master of Health Science (Course Work), Master of Biomedical Science, Master of Biomedical Science

Duration:

  1. Research – Full Time (Min 2 Semester)/Part Time (Min 4 Semester)

Contact :
Faculty of Health Sciences
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
Jalan Raja Muda Abdul Aziz,
50300, Kuala Lumpur

Tel : +603-9289 8029 / 5008
Fax: +603-2691 4304
Email : samruhaizad@ukm.edu.my
Website : www.ukm.my/fsk

Contact Us

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Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 Bangi Selangor
Malaysia

Tel: +603 89118468 / 8389
Fax: +603 89118471 
Email: akad@ukm.edu.my
Website: www.ukm.my/akademik

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