UNIVERSITI TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN

Master of Medical Science 

(R/720/7/0015)11/21 (MQA/FA1390) 


Programme Details

Programme Educational Objectives (PEO)
  • Graduates who use their practical and analytical skills to contribute to the development in medical science and to the well-being of society.
  • Graduates who are ethical, professional in their conduct and effective in communication.
  • Graduates who are engaged in life-long learning and continued professional development.
  • Graduate who can contribute to national and global development through teaching, learning and research.
Programme Learning Outcome (PLO)
  • Demonstrate a solid foundation in the scientific principles underlying research
  • Apply information and knowledge for the formulation of a research project
  • Plan, organise and conduct research activities related to the selected area of research 
  • Analyse, interpret and conclude research data and results
  • Communicate effectively through research proposals, oral presentations and publications
  • Demonstrate enhanced capacity through leadership, teamwork and ICT skills in a research-based environment
  • Demonstrate independence and life-long learning for continued professional development
  • Adhere and respect relevant legal, ethical principles, professional code of conduct, cultural and religious sensitivities


Intake
Open throughout the year   

Duration
Full Time : Normal 2 years - Max 4 years Part Time : Normal 3 years - Max 6 years    
Indicative Fees 
Local: RM 8,350.00 ~ RM 9,150
International : RM 16,050.00
Programme Structure 
Research Methods in Medical Science Directed Reading in Medical Science Dissertation


Entry Requirement
Academic Requirement
  1. A Bachelor's Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.75 and above or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.75 and above in a related field from UTAR; or  
  2. A Bachelor's Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.50 and above but less than 2.75 or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.50 and above but less than 2.75 in a related field from UTAR and subjected to rigorous internal assessment; or
  3. A Bachelor's Degree with Honours and CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than 2.50 or a Bachelor’s Degree with CGPA of 2.00 and above but less than 2.50 in a related field from UTAR, show evidence of at least five (5) years of relevant working experience and subjected to rigorous internal assessment; or 
  4. any other academic qualifications equivalent to (1), (2) or (3) from another recognised University as approved by the Senate   

Language Requirement

  1. IELTS Academic : 5.0 (CEFR Level B1) 
  2. TOEFL  iBT Score :  42 - 45   
  3. Cambridge English Qualification and Tests : 154 - 159 (High B1 Level in CEFR)  
  4. Pearson Test of English (PTE) : 47 - 50
  5. MUET Band 3