Manipal University College Malaysia (MUCM)

Focusing on Healthcare since our establishment
Strong foundation in pre-clinical studies for Undergraduate degrees
Committed to providing solid clinical skills training

#1.About Manipal University College Malaysia (MUCM)

Manipal University College Malaysia (MUCM), which was formerly known as Melaka-Manipal Medical College (MMMC), is a renowned private medical institution with a hallmark of academic excellence and an enviable track record in providing quality medical education.

With over 20 years of experience in nurturing Malaysia’s doctors, MUCM has been the single largest contributor of doctors to the Malaysian healthcare system. Since its inception in 1997, MUCM has steadfastly adhered to its commitment to improving Malaysia’s healthcare system by providing access to a range of medical courses.

MUCM has a committed focus on health science, offering the Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) and Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS). The institution also offers a Foundation in Science course that’s specifically crafted to prepare you for a Degree in Medicine, Dentistry or other healthcare-related specialities at undergraduate level.

#2. Why Choose MUCM

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Quality Anatomy Exposure

Students are provided with cadaveric learning experience. Cadaveric prosection labs provide students with a feel of structures that will enhance their surgical knowledge of the human body.


Top-Notch Clinical Training

Students are provided with ample bed-side teaching opportunities in their clinical years, supplemented by hours spent at state-of-the-art Clinical Skills Lab or the on-site Dental Clinic that sees over 30,000 patients a year


Excellent Track Record

MUCM has over 20 years of experience in health science education and is the single largest contributor of doctors in Malaysia

Courses Offered at MUCM

  • Foundation in Science
  • Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)
  • Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

#3. Location

(a) MUCM Melaka Campus

Nestled within the tranquil surroundings of Bukit Baru, Malacca, the 22-acre campus is situated close to town and is a shining example of what modern campuses should aspire to be.

Balancing excellent academic facilities with equally important recreational avenues for students and staff, the campus has advanced classrooms and laboratories sharing space with a football field, a fully equipped sports hall and gymnasium, swimming pool and even a zen room for relaxation and recharging.

(b) MUCM Muar Campus

For 3rd-year MBBS students who are placed at the Muar campus, similar academic and sporting facilities are provided on campus.

#4. Accommodation

(a) MUCM Melaka Campus

Student accommodations are all single en-suite rooms, with the female hostel situated on campus and the male hostel located 500 metres off-campus.

Each room is fully air-conditioned and is fitted with a bed, study table, bookshelf and wardrobe. Both male and female hostels are equipped with washing machines, dryers, microwaves and hot plates. In addition, there is also 24-hour security.

(b) MUCM Muar Campus

Both male and female hostels are located on-campus. All rooms are single en-suite and equipped with air-conditioning and WiFi connectivity. The hostels also offer other facilities such as a library, reading rooms and TV rooms.

#5. MUCM Scholarships

Here are some of the scholarships offered by MUCM.

Name of ScholarshipStudy AreaKey HighlightsDeadline
MUCM Foundation in Science Full ScholarshipFoundation in Science- A-grades in the Core Subjects (Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics)
- A-grade in 1 other subject (non-language)
- Meet the minimum grades in BM & English
MUCM Foundation in Science Progression Rebate (for April 2021 intake only)
Foundation in Science- Successfully progress to MBBS / BDS on 1st attempt
- Meets all SPM / IGCSE entry requirement pre-requisites
MUCM Undergraduate ScholarshipMedicine, Dentistry- Up to 50% tuition fee waiver
- Minimum of 3As in A-Level or CGPA 3.6 in STPM, or equivalent
- Interview required
15-Mar-21 (Apr intake),
15-Aug-21 (Sept intake)
MUCM Hardship BursaryMedicine- Up to RM100,000 tuition fee waiver
- Household income is RM36,000 and below
15-Mar-21 (Apr intake),
15-Aug-21 (Sept intake)

#6. Take a Peek into the Life of an MUCM Student

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