Bachelor for Medicine Bachelor for Surgery (MBBS), MAHSA University College, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

The MBBS Programme at MAHSA is a 5 year programme (10 Semesters) which consist of phase I, the first 2 years (4 semesters) and Phase 2 (6 semesters). Upon completion of Phase 1, the students will proceed to Phase 2 of the program. Phase 2 is the Clerkship Phase (Years 3- 5) and comprises rotating clinical postings. This phase covers 6 semesters, generally held at hospitals and health service centers which have fulfilled the requirements of teaching centers.

The teaching learning characteristics

The characteristics of the MAHSA Medical Curriculum vertically integrated, innovative curriculum include the following:

  • System-based
  • Problem-based Learning
  • Self Directed Learning (SDL) and Student-Centered Learning
  • Early Clinical Skills development (Integrated Practical Activities)
  • Community Orientation

In the Clerkship Phase, students are given minimal lectures and go through rotational clinical postings. They are expected to change their learning mode to an apprenticeship or internship type model where most of learning is achieved by seeing patients in different context and setting.

Entry Requirements / Intake

  • STPM with Principal B or PNGK 3.0 in 2 science subjects; or
  • Malaysian Ministry of Education Matriculation Program with CGPA 3.0 for 3 science subjects; or
  • A-Level with 3 Principal C for 3 science subjects; or
  • MAHSA Foundation in Science with CGPA 3.0 for 3 science subjects: or
  • South Australian Matriculation (SAM) with Score 14 for 3 science subjects; or
  • Canadian Pre University (CPU) with 65% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • New Zealand Bursary with 76% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with B4 or 70% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) with at least 2 science subjects in Higher Level’s (HL) and a Standard Level’s (SL) and achieve score not less from 4 for every subject; or
  • Monash University Foundation Pre University Programme (MUFY) with 70% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP) with 75% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • Indian Pre-University with 75% (aggregate) for 3 science subjects; or
  • Diploma in Science or Diploma in Microbiology (UiTM) with CGPA 3.0 or
  • American High School with Advanced Placement (AP) with CGPA 3.0 to 3 science subjects, namely biology, Chemistry, mathematics or Physic; or
  • Western Australian Curriculum Council with 65% for 3 science subjects, namely Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physic, or
  • International Islamic University Malaysia Matriculation Program with CGPA of 3.0 in three science subjects or
  • University of New Wales Foundation (UNSW) with principal C with 3 science subjects; or
  • Higher School Certificate-Sydney Australian with 65% for 3 science subjects, namely Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics or Physic, or
  • Foundation Studies in Science with 3 Grade B’s for subjects approved by MQA; or
  • Baccalaureate Science/ Bachelor of Science / Bio Medic’s Science with second class upper distinction; or
  • Other qualification that is at par with STPM and is accredited by Malaysian Government.

MAHSA University College Location Map

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MAHSA University College Contact Details

MAHSA University College,
Level 6, Block A, Pusat Bandar Damansara,
Damansara Heights,
50490 Kuala Lumpur,

Phone: +6(03)2092 9999
Fax: +6(03)2093 1599


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