Faculty of Medicine

Bachelor of Emergency Medical Science with Honors


This degree programme was developed based on collaboration between UKM with Medical Assistant Board, Medical Assistant Association and Medical Assistant Union aimed at producing more graduates with the degree in the field of Assistant Medical Officer. The programs started at 2007 and is one of the special programs for Assistant Medical Officer.

This programme is conducted on a full time basis and course work. Varies method of teaching are emphasized such as simulation-based learning, problem solving, lectures, clinical attachment and etc. At the end of the programmes, student is expected to graduate with competence in the relevant areas of knowledge and clinical skills apart of from leadership and communications skills. In this programme, students are also exposed to medical research capabilities. They are required to conduct research with a guide by an expert in the relevant field.

The aim of this programme is to produce a well-rounded skills and knowledgeable in the field of emergency medicine.

I Want to Apply

Applications for full time study programmes (STPM, Matriculation, STAM and Diploma/ Equivalent) must be submitted via Malaysia’s Ministry of Higher Education online application. Applications for studies in all the programmes offered are published in local newspapers between the month of January to April every year.

Application form for Malaysian students:

Non-citizen and international student candidates who are interested in enrolling for the full time study programmes must submit their applications via UKM online application opened in February to May every year.

Application form for non-citizen and international students: Click here

How Much It Will Cost Me?















Please contact Shaping Advanced & Professional Education Center at:

Shaping Advanced & Professional Education Center (UKMSHAPE)
Level 2, Bangunan Wawasan
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor

Tel: +603 89215331/ 5642/ 5329/ 5898/ 3995/ 4661/ 5642/ 5791
Fax: +603 89251391

What You Will Learn
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Basics of Chemistry
  • Basics of Pathology
  • Basics of Microbiology And Tropical Medicine
  • Clinical Basic Skills
  • Clinical Pharmacology
  • Communication and Basics of Counseling
  • Research Methods and Applications of Information Technology
  • Systemic Pathology
  • Projek Elektif
  • Pengurusan Majlis dan Protokol
  • Pembentangan Lisan Berimpak
  • Legal Issues and Ethics in Medicine
  • Organizational Management and Occupational Health
  • Biostatistics
  • Rescue Technique
  • Kecemasan Psikiatri
  • Environmental Emergencies
  • Perioperative and Critical Care
  • Surgical Emergency
  • Ambulance Operations Service
  • Research Project I (continued through Year 3 of Semester II)
  • Infections and Infectious Diseases
  • Orthopaedic anxiety
  • Obstetric & Gynaecological and Neonatological Emergencies
  • Research Projects I
  • Pediatric Emergencies
  • Emergency Medicine I
  • Emergency Medicine II
  • Pre-Hospital Care I
  • Research Project II (continued through Year 4 Semester II)
  • Research Project II
  • Disaster Management
  • Pre-Hospital Care II
  • Community Health
Life at Faculty

The campus is located in Bandar Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur. Another nearby township is Bandar Sri Permaisuri.

Condominiums, apartment and landed properties are available for renting in both townships.

International Youth Centre Residence is within walking distance from the campus and accommodation for short-term stay is available

Outdoor recreation and sport
Taman Tasik Permaisuri (49.4 hectare) is located just besides the campus providing places for outdoor recreation and sport activities. A public swimming pool and Kuala Lumpur Football Stadium is also located nearby.

Several cafeterias, coffee shops and convenient stores are available in-campus. However, if you are running out of choice, there are aplenty of eateries and shops in the townships. Locations in campus are also known by food delivery services. A food truck park ( Tasik Permaisuri Foodtruck Valley) is a also situated within walking distance from the campus for a your dinner and supper needs.

Public transport
The campus is easily reachable via major highways/expressways and public transports including RapidKL buses, LRT, MRT and KTM Komuter.  An integrated modern transportation hub (Terminal Bersepadu Selatan at Bandar Tasik Selatan (TBS-BTS)), which is 5-10-minute drive from the campus, provide multiple option to travel to more than 150 destinations due south, east, and northern Malaysia. TBS-BTS also provide express bus and rail service to the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).

The campus is equipped with two medical libraries, the Clinical Library and the newer Pre-Clinical library. Wifi and computers with internet connection are available in the libraries as well as discussion and multimedia rooms. Various subscribed online resources including journals, databases and software are available to the students. Free wi-fi is available within the campus for the students.

Besides the Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz that function as a teaching and tertiary hospital, the Advanced Surgical Skills Centre (ASSC) and Center of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine (CTERM) which are Centre of Excellence are also located within the campus.  

Health and medical services
Services provided under UKM’s teaching hospital, Hospital Canselor Tuanku Muhriz (HCTM) including Poliklinik Warga and Klinik Primer are open to UKM students and staff. UKM’s Hospital Pakar Kanak-Kanak (HPKK) will also be operating soon. Besides these, health and medical services can be sought from nearby Klinik Kesihatan Cheras, Hospital Rehabilitasi Cheras and private clinics in Bandar Tun Razak and Bandar Sri Permaisuri.

Places of Interest Near Campus
As the campus is situated at capital city of Malaysia various attraction are available around the city. Besides that, various shopping complex are located within 5-10 min drive from the campus.

Places to Visit around Kuala Lumpur

  • KLCC
  • National Palace
  • Batu Caves
  • Bukit Bintang Shopping Area
  • KL Tower
  • Chinatown (Petaling Street)
  • Central Market
  • Islam Civilization Centre
  • Perdana Botanical Garden
  • National Monumen
  • National Musuem


10 – 20 minutes from the campus

Faculty Information

Campus: Cheras, Kuala Lumpur
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Bachelor of Emergency Medical Science with Honors
Length: 4 Years 

Faculty of Medicine
Level 2, Kompleks Pendidikan Perubatan Tuanku Ja’afar
Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak
56000 Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Tel: +603 91455032/ 5042/ 5019
Fax: +603 91456646

Contact Us

Centre for Academic Management
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
43600 UKM Bangi, Selangor

Tel: +603 89118173/ 8027/ 8456
Fax: +603 89118471

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