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Newcastle University Malaysia

Produces graduates that are fit to practice
181 years of teaching in the field of medicine
Ranked Top 20 in the UK for research and student experience

What You Need to Know about Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) is an international branch campus of the Newcastle University Medical School in the UK. It is private university that was established in the year 2009.

Newcastle University Malaysia is located in Nusajaya, Johor and is part of EduCity in the Iskandar Development Region. The second crossing bridge to Singapore is just 8km away, and Johor Bahru is also a near neighbour.

NUMed offers both Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses, with a focus in Biomedical and Medicine programmes.

Newcastle Medical School ranks as one of the top medical schools in the UK, with high levels of teaching and research.

Quick Facts

Estimated Fees (entire course):

  • Foundation: RM26,000
  • Medicine: RM475,000
  • Biomedical Science: RM120,720

Scholarships: Up to 100% tuition fee waiver plus partial scholarships and study awards

Why Choose Newcastle University Malaysia

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Accredited Programme

NUMed’s MBBS programme is fully recognised by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) and UK’s General Medical Council (GMC)


Study in the UK

NUMed gives you the opportunity to spend some time at the Newcastle Medical School in the UK and experience student life abroad


Quality Education

With NUMed’s programmes being identical to the ones in the UK, you can be assured that you will be receiving quality education

Popular Courses at Newcastle University Malaysia

Biomedical Science


NUMed is located in Nusajaya, Johor and is part of EduCity in the Iskandar Development Region. It is only 1km east of the Gelang Patah interchange on the main Linkedua Expressway.

Nusajaya is one of the biggest developments in the Iskandar Development Region, will be an integrated city that provides a world class environment for business, living and leisure.

Getting Around

  • Shuttle Buses: Free shuttle buses are provided to students
  • Public Transport: Available via KTM and taxis.
  • Parking: Parking bays are available on campus

Accommodation at Newcastle University Malaysia

Off-Campus Accommodation

NUMed provides off-campus accommodation to students that is located just 10 minutes drive away from campus. Each apartment is equipped with a fridge, cooker and washing machine, as well as air-conditioning and wireless internet. In addition, there is also a swimming pool and a gymnasium. Each apartment unit can house up to 4 students.

Great Stuff & Facilities Around Campus

 Computer Labs
 Science & Research Labs
 Lecture Theatre
Recreation Centre

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