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Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

Offered by: Management & Science University (MSU)
Exam BodyInternal Dip., Malaysia
Course Duration3 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees (International Student)53430/Course
FacultyFaculty of Health & Life Sciences
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyDiploma Level
Field of StudyMedical Diagnostic & Treatment Technology
Course Description

Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology provides an opportunity for education and training in all of the major disciplines of Medical Science Laboratory. It is offered to students from general science/biomedical science/applied science that have a biological sciences focus. The programme is designed to provide a vocationally oriented qualification, which will prepare graduates for employment in diagnostic pathology, medical research, biological manufacturing or the pharmaceutical industry.


Core Subjects

  • Clinical Biochemistry
  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • General Pathology
  • Basic Applied Science
  • Immunology & Serology
  • General Biology & Human Genetic
  • Haematology Diagnostic
  • Microbiology
  • Clinical Immunohaematology
  • Parasitology
  • Histopathology
  • Cytology
Entry Requirements

(i) Pass SPM with 3 credits including Science and Mathematics;


(ii) Health Science Certificate from PTPL;


(iii) Polytechnic/ Public Higher Learning Institution Certificate or its equivalent recognised by MSU;


(iv) Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least grade B in 3 subjects;


(v) Other equivalent qualification recognised by Malaysian Government


Intake Months

February, July & September

Career Prospects

After the completion of Diploma in Medical Lab Technology, you will find a challenging career in a hospital, minor emergency centres, private laboratory, blood donor centres, doctor’s office or clinics. Common job profiles of students after completing DMLT include Medical Lab Technician/Technologist in Blood Banks, Hospitals, Nursing Homes and Diagnostic Labs.

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

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