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.
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: http://upu.mohe.gov.my
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
DURATION OF STUDY (SEMESTER)
SERVICE & ACTIVITY
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
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.
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
10 – 20 minutes from the campus
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