Faculty of Allied Health & Sciences

Diploma in Nursing

(R2/723/4/0040) (MQA/FA 2644) 05/2027

Programme Description

The Diploma in Nursing is designed to prepare students to be qualified as a Registered Nurse. This programme focuses both on the ‘care’ aspects of nursing as well as on the ‘science’ of health care in preparing the nurses to provide a safe, caring, competent and professional nursing care to each person’s unique needs across the life span continuum.

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Programme Highlights

  • Mode: Full Time
  • Duration: 36 months
  • Credit Hours:: 108
  • Scholarships Available
  • Intake: Jan/Feb, May/June, Sept/Oct
  • Course in Petaling Jaya campus

Subjects offered*

  • Human Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Immunology, Parasitology
  • Communication and Public Relations
  • Principles and Practice in Nursing
  • Psychology & Sociology
  • Pharmacology
  • Medical & Surgical Nursing


*(not limited to)


  • SPM/SPMV Credits 5 credits including Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics and either one (1) of the credits below:
    • General Science
    • Biology
    • Chemistry and Pass in Biology
    • Physics and Pass in Biology


    • Credit in two (2) other subjects.
    • Pass in English
  • Medically fit as regulated the Malaysia Nursing Board (MNB).
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government and MNB.

For International Students

IELTS 5.0 or equivalent

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