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Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Hons)

Offered by: Management & Science University (MSU)
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Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration5 Yrs
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees (International Student)155430/Course
FacultySchool of Pharmacy
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyMedicine & Healthcare
Course Description

Bachelor in Traditional Chinese Medicine (Hons) is a programme that aims to produce professional Chinese medicine practitioners with highly practical clinical competence accompanied by a strong grounding in traditional and complementary medicine practices. Affiliated with Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Universities in China, this programme employs an interdisciplinary approach combining biomedical sciences with traditional and complementary medicine practices and taught by highly experienced practitioners in preparing its graduates to meet the challenging endeavour as a Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioner.


Core Subjects

  • Basic Theory of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Bio-ethics and Nursing
  • Diagnostic of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Science of Prescription
  • Chinese Material Medica
  • Internal Medicine of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Theraphy of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
  • Chinese Tuina
  • Life Cultivation and Rehabilitation of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Medical Qigong
  • Surgery of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Emergency (Traditional Chinese Medicine)
Entry Requirements

(i) Pass STPM or its equivalent in Science Stream, with minimum 2.5 CGPA;


(ii) Pass STPM in Non-Science Stream, with CGPA of 2.5 and above, and credit in 2 Science subjects in SPM


(iii) Pass STPM with full pass in Pengajian Am (General Studies) and 2 other subjects, and obtain partial pass for 2 subjects


(iv) Pass Ministry of Education Matriculation with 2.0 CGPA;


(v) Diploma in the field of Traditional & Contemporary Medicine or equivalent Diploma with CGPA of 2.5 and above;


(vi) Diploma in the field of Traditional & Contemporary Medicine (T&CM) or equivalent Diploma with CGPA of 2.0 and above and at least 2 years working experience in related field;


(vii) A-Level with full pass in 2 subjects;


(viii) Any Diploma from higher learning institution (IPT) which is recognised by T&CM;


(ix) Recognised bachelor degree in any discipline, subject to consideration of MSU and codes of practice;


(x) Pass Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) with at least grade B in 5 subjects;


(xi) Other equivalent qualification recognised by the Malaysian Government

Intake Months

February, July & September

Career Prospects

Upon the successful completion of this programme, graduates are expected to work efficiently in any Chinese pharmaceutical/ healthcare industries or government agency (Ministry of Health) or any relevant educational institutions as Primary or Independent Health Care Providers, Therapists, Acupuncturists or Academicians specialising in Traditional Chinese Medicine and practices.

Alternatively, graduates may set up their own TCM clinic or advance their skills and knowledge towards post-graduate levels in any traditional medicine sub-disciplines and scientific research.

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

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