BSc (Hons) Nursing

Nilai University

Nilai, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia

Quick Facts


4 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, Apr, Jul

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Be equipped 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
  • Learning through lectures, laboratory classes and hands-on practical sessions at both public and private healthcare institutions
  • Accredited by the Malaysian Nursing Board (LJM)
  • Comprehensive facilities, with access to Nilai Springs Golf and Country Club

Course Structure

Foundational (Behavioral Science):

  • Communication. Counselling and Reflection

Basic Medic Science:

  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Biochemistry
  • Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Immunology and Pathophysiology
  • Pharmacology and Nutrition

Behavioural Science:

  • Psychology
  • Sociology and Medicolegal aspects of Nursing
  • Personal and Professional Development

Research and Statistics:

  • Theoretical Perspectives of Research
  • Basic Statistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Research Project I

Nursing Science:

  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing and Gerontology
  • Emergency, Trauma and Critical Care Nursing
  • Fundamentals of Nursing I
  • Fundamentals of Nursing II
  • Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Nursing
  • Haematology and lntegumentary Nursing
  • Health Promotion and Entrepreneurship
  • Infection and Inflammation, Autoimmune and Communicable and Autoimmune Diseases
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Neurology and Musculoskeletal Nursing
  • Nursing Management and Administration
  • Obstetric Nursing
  • Perioperative Care; Fluid and Electrolyte
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Reproductive and Nephro-urinary Nursing
  • Sensorineural Nursing

Capstone (Research and Statistics):

  • Research Project II

Industrial Training (Nursing Science Practical):

  • Clinical Practice I (Fundamentals of Nursing)
  • Clinical Practice II (Pharmacology Perioperative Care)
  • Clinical Practice Ill (Autoimmune, Communicable, Haematology and lntegumentary Nursing)
  • Clinical Practice IV (Gastrointestinal, Endocrine, Cardiovascular and Respiratory Nursing)
  • Clinical Practice V (Reproductive, Nephro-urinary, Neurology and Musculoskeletal)
  • Clinical Practice VI (Mental Health and Sensorineural Nursing)
  • Clinical Practice VII (Obstetrics and Paediatrics)
  • Clinical Practice VIII (Community Health Nursing)
  • Clinical Practice IX (Critical Care, Emergency and Gerontology)
  • Clinical Practice X (Management)
  • Clinical Practice XI (Internship)

Electives - Choose 2 (Nursing Science):

  • Diabetic Education
  • Wound care
  • Lactation
  • Home Nursing

Free Electives:

  • English Language Proficiency
  • Introduction To Academic English
  • Academic English

Entry Requirements

  • STPM:
    • Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.50
  • A Level:
    • Pass with minimum Grade C in three (3) subjects
  • Matriculation/Foundation:
    • Pass with minimum CGPA of 2.50
  • Diploma:
    • Pass any Diploma (MQF, Level 4) with minimum CGPA of 2.50 (No credit transfer allowed)
  • Diploma in Nursing:
    • Pass from a recognized institution by MNB with minimum two (2) years clinical working experience (Credit transfer allowed)
  • UEC:
    • Pass with at least grade B in five (5) subjects including
    • Bahasa Melayu
    • Mathematics/Advanced Mathematics
    • General Science/Biology/Chemistry/Physics AND
  • Pass in English AND
  • All candidate who possess STPM, 'A' Level, Matriculation/Foundation and pass any Diploma except Diploma in Nursing MUST possess a credit at following subjects at SPM level or equivalent;
    • Bahasa Melayu
    • Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern)
    • Any of the following science subjects:
      • Science
      • Biology
      • Chemistry
      • Physics
      • Applied Science
  • Health Requirements:
    • All offers are subject to the students being certified by a medical practitioner as fit to be accepted into the programme within a month from commencement of the nursing programme and not having any of the following medical/physical conditions:
      • Epilepsy
      • Hepatitis B & C
      • Tuberculosis (TB)
      • HIV & AIDS
      • Mental Health Disorders
      • Physical Or Impaired Senses That Hinder Dexterity
      • Colour Blindness
      • Medical Insurance
    • Other qualifications which are not included in the Nursing Standard Programme by Lembaga Jururawat Malaysia (LJM) need to get approval from LJM and Nilai University Registrar.
  • MUET: Band 3
  • IELTS: 5.5
  • TOEFL: 515/215/80
  • SPM: Credit in English

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