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Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Nursing

Offered by: Nilai University
Exam BodyInternal Degree, Malaysia
Course Duration4 years (8 semesters)
Part Time/Full TimeFull Time
Fees (International Student)72760/Course
FacultySchool Of Applied Sciences
Conducted entirely in MalaysiaYes
Awarding CountryMalaysia
Level of StudyBachelor's Degree Level
Field of StudyMedicine & Healthcare
Study Abroad PathwayYes
Course Description

Nilai University’s B.Sc. (Hons) in Nursing is approved by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and the Malaysian Nursing Board (under the Ministry of Health). The programme will equip you with the theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the areas of health, behavioural and nursing sciences as well as focusing on management and leadership skills. Teaching will be conducted through lectures, laboratory classes and hands-on practical sessions at both public and private healthcare institutions. Upon the completion of this programme, you will find yourself well-prepared for a professional career in nursing and management.  

  • Contemporary Nursing Practice
Health Science
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Introduction To Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology & Nutrition
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
Behavioural Science
  • General Sociology
  • Professional Development
  • General Psychology
  • Management
  • Managing Resources in the Clinical Area
  • Theoretical Perspectives of Reasearch in Nursing
Nursing Science
  • Holistic Nursing
  • Medical Surgical Nursing I
  • Medical Surgical Nursing II
  • Medical Surgical Nursing III
  • Medical Surgical Nursing IV
  • Medical Surgical Nursing V
  • Medical Surgical Nursing VI
  • Medical Surgical Nursing VII
  • Medical Surgical Nursing VIII
  • Community Health Nursing and Gerontology
  • Mental Health
  • Academic and Professional Development
  • Evidence Based Nursing Practice
  • Current Issues in Health
  • Health Promotion in Nursing Practice
  • Managing the Workforce in the Clinical Area
  • Developing Research Practice in Nursing
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia OR Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2
  • Hubungan Etnik OR Pengajian Malaysia 3 (Malaysian Studies 3)
  • Graduate Preparatory Course
MPU3 (Category A University Course)
  • Ethics and Social Responsibility
  • Co-Curriculum
  • Clinical Practice I
  • Clinical Practice II
  • Clinical Practice III
  • Clinical Practice IV
  • Clinical Practice V
  • Clinical Practice VI
  • Clinical Practice VII
(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A

* Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia and Hubungan Etnik are meant to be for local students while Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 and Pengajian Malaysia 3 are for international students.

Entry Requirements
  • STPM or equivalent: CGPA 2.50
  • A-Level: 3Cs
  • Foundation/Diploma in Science: CGPA 2.50
  • Diploma in Nursing (recognized by MNB): Pass with minimum two(2) years clinical working experience
    AND (except DIN)
  • SPM / O-Level or equivalent credits in
    • Bahasa Melayu (SPM only)
    • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern)
    • Any of the following science subjects: Science / Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Applied Science
    • English
  • UEC: 5Bs
    Mandatory credit in:
    • Bahasa Melayu
    • Mathematics
    • Any of the following science subjects: Science / Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Applied Science
    • Two (2) other subjects
    • Pass(C8) English

English Language Requirement (for local and international students)*

  • MUET: Band 3 OR
  • IELTS: 5.5 OR
  • TOEFL: 515 (PBT)/80 (iBT) OR
  • Credit in English(SPM)

*International students with qualifications from educational systems where English language is the main medium of instruction are exempted from this requirement.

International students who do not fulfil the English Language Requirement may join the Intensive English Programme at Nilai University which builds their skills in the language and prepares them for the TOEFL examination.

Intake MonthsApr & Jul

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

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