Faculty of Medicine

Bachelor of Nursing with Honours


This is a basic nursing courses to provide first level nurses who are capable of responsibility in clinical nursing a high level, and at the same time trying to improve the quality of services through continued research and development in the field of nursing.

It is a 4 year course that includes all the courses taught in the diploma program includes in-depth medical care, and social sciences, humanities, nursing research, public health and society, and management science. Additional course work will enhance professional development and will provide them to practice more widespread, better understanding of the issues of cultural, political, economic, and social, have more capacity to adapt to change and to work in interdisciplinary team and also to integrate clinical expertise with knowledge of community resources.

Bachelor of Nursing offers a credit score higher in liberal education in philosophy and theories of nursing, medical sociology, issues of ethics and medicolegal, a more intensive approach to critical thinking and problem solving, the ability to analyze and communicate data, education and patient counseling. Even more important is the development of the skills of communication and leadership skills, patient education, and skills in patient assessment, planning and evaluation of care, including the development of critical pathways which is essential in the clinical scene.

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

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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
  • Health & Health Promotion
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry I
  • Foundation of Nursing Practice I
  • Foundation of Nursing Practice II
  • Microbiology, Parasitology and Immunology
  • Ethnic Relation
  • Academic Communication I
  • Basic Communication and Introduction to Ethics
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry II
  • Adult Nursing I
  • Sociology
  • Principles of Pharmacology
  • Asas Keusahawanan dan Inovasi
    (Pelaksanaan aktiviti/projek di peringkat fakulti/kolej/persatuan)
  • Adult Nursing II
  • Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry III
  • Adult Nursing III
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Islamic & Asia Civilization
  • Workplace Communication for Nurses
  • Soft Skills
  • Principles of Nutrition
  • Adult Nursing IV
  • Adult Nursing V
  • Primary Health Care
  • Developmental Psychology
  • Critical Care Module
  • Home Care Module
  • Mental Health Module
  • Understanding Nursing Theories
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Professional Written Communication
  • Paediatric Module
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology Module
  • Oncology Module
  • Professional Relationship in Nursing Practice
  • Basic Statistics & Research Methods
  • Medical Sociology
  • Management in Nursing Practice
  • Patient Education
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Renal Nursing
  • Orthopaedic Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Ethics and Medicolegal Aspects in Nursing
  • Research Project
  • Gerontology Module
  • Nursing Management Practicum
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 Nursing with Honours
Length: 5 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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