StudyMalaysia.com

Contact Us Contact Us
Course Details
International Medical University (IMU) Logo

Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biomedical Science (IMU) or Degree from Partner Universities in overseas

Offered by: International Medical University (IMU)
Add to Educart

Ask About This Course

Your Name
E-mail Address
Phone Number
Date Of Birth
Nationality
Qualification
Message
Are You a Robot?
Exam BodyInternational Medical University (IMU) or Partner Universities
Course Duration3 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees111,000/Course
Fees (International Student)117,300/Course
FacultySchool of Health Sciences
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyMedicine & Healthcare
Achievement

Institute of Biomedical Science

Course Description

Biomedical Science Degree

Similarly, biomedical scientists are essential in the field of biomedical research, a sector at the forefront of the Malaysian government’s push into developed nation status. It is also a field of endeavour that first world nations put a premium on.

As such, biomedical science is a profession that will continue to expand especially in Malaysia where there has been rapid growth in the healthcare system.

At IMU, the biomedical science degree programme is mapped to the international standards set by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), UK.

The competencies required for a successful career are mapped out and students are able to track their progress as they advance.

 

This biomedical science degree from IMU is accredited by the Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS), UK. All graduates with an IBMS-accredited degree are eligible to apply for registration as a biomedical scientist with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) in the UK upon completion the IBMS Certificate of Competence training portfolio. Accreditation also provides eligibility for the Institution to become a member of HUCBMS (Heads of University Centres of Biomedical Science).

Curriculum

SEMESTER CONTENTS

MPU SHORT SEMESTER Semester 1 Semester 2
  • MPU1 (2 compulsory modules)
    • Hubungan Etnik and Tamandun Islam dan Tamadun Asia OR
    • Pengajian Malaysia 3 and Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • MPU2 (English for Health Sciences)
  • MPU3 (Choose 1 below)
    • History of Health Professionals Science Fictions
    • Horror & Fantasy Survey of Asian Literature
    • Introduction to Media Literacy
  • Principles of Biology and Genetics
  • General Biochemistry
  • Laboratory Management and Professional Practice
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • General Pathology and Histotechnology
  • Statistics for Biomedical Scientists
  • Medical Laboratory Instrumentation
  • Cardiovascular System
  • General Pharmacology
  • Haematology and Transfusion Science
  • Microbiology
  • Metabolic Biochemistry
  • Medical Epidemiology and Public Health
  • Renal System
Semester 3 Semester 4 Semester 5
  • Central Nervous System
  • Molecular Biology and Biotechnology
  • Management & Experimentation on Animals
  • Selective
  • Respiratory System
  • Gastrointestinal System
  • Histopathology & Cytopathology
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • MPU4 (Social Responsibility)
  • Immunology
  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Parasitology & Entomology
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Genomics & Molecular Diagnostics
  • Endocrine System
  • Reproductive System
  • Biomedical Toxicology
  • Forensic Science & Pathology
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Current Trends in Biomedical Science
  • Research Project
  • Law & Ethics for Health Professionals
  • Research Methodology
SHORT SEMESTER Semester 6
  • Practical Attachment – The Apprentice – I
  • Practical Attachment – The Apprentice – II
Entry Requirements
Examinations Requirements
A- Levels CDD (Including 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
STPM Overall cGPA 2.50
(cGPA 2.33 In 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Australian Matriculation 65% aggregate or TER / UAI / ENTER / ATAR 75 (Including 2 subjects from: Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
NCEA Level 3 60% aggregate
(with an average of 60% in 2 subjects from Biology; and/ or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Canadian Grade 12/13 70% aggregate in 6 subjects
(with an average of 60% in 2 subjects from: Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) B in 5 subjects (Including 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Australian University Foundation Programmes 70% aggregate or TER / UAI / ENTER / ATAR 75 (with an average of 70% in 2 subjects from Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Indian Pre-University 70% aggregate
(minimum 60% in 2 subjects from Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Ministry of Education Matriculation * Overall cGPA 2.50
(cGPA 2.33 In 2 subjects from: Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
International Baccalaureate (IB) 26 points (Including 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
American High School Diploma with Advanced Placement (AP) Overall cGPA 2.50
(cGPA 2.50 in 2 subjects from Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
Foundation in Science # Overall cGPA 2.50 (cGPA 2.50 or 55% in 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics) (Foundation in Science / Foundation in Biosciences / Foundation in Engineering)
Degree BSc in related field :
cGPA 2.00
Diploma Diploma in Science, Diploma in Microbiology, Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology cGPA 2.75 (including 2 science subjects)

# The duration of this programme must be a minimum of 1 year in the same accredited institution and foundation in other disciplines are accepted.

FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE
  • Foundation in Science qualifications from other higher education institutions will be considered on a case by case basis for admission into the local IMU programmes.
  • Students with IMU Foundation in Science can apply into IMU programmes and programmes with selected credit transfer options, upon meeting the entry requirement eligibility. **
    (Please refer to IMU Foundation in Science brochure for more details)
FOR ADMISSIONS INTO THE IMU FOUNDATION IN SCIENCE PROGRAMME, STUDENTS WILL NEED:
  • Pass SPM / O-Levels with minimum 5 credits in Mathematics, 2 Science subjects and 2 other subjects.
    Note: Specific SPM / O-Levels requirements may be needed for admissions into IMU programmes.

English Language Requirement

MUET Band score of 3; or
(For Malaysian students)
IELTS Overall band score of 5.5; or
TOEFL iBT* Overall score of 46; or
Cambridge English : Advanced (CAE)* Overall score of 162; or
Cambridge English : Proficiency (CPE)* Overall score of 162; or
Cambridge Linguaskill* Overall score of 160; or
Pearson Test of English (PTE)* Overall score of 51; or
Credit Transfer IELTS Overall band score of 7.0

* ONLY applicable for those who are completing the entire degree at IMU, Malaysia

EXAMINATIONS
REQUIREMENTS
A-Levels CDD (Including 2 subjects from:
Biology; and/or Chemistry; and/or Physics / Mathematics)
STPM  
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
 
Intake Months

July and September

All fees are in RM (Ringgit Malaysia) currency unless stated otherwise.


Other Courses in this Level of Study Other Courses in this Field of Study

Back to Courses

Download FREE myCourseGuide
马来西亚的高等教育机会