Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)

Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR)

Kajang, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts


4 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jun, Oct

Tuition Fees


Course Structure

  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Basic Genetics and Biochemistry
  • Communication and Counselling
  • Introduction to Pharmacology in Nursing
  • Introduction to Psychology and Sociology
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences I
  • MPU1
  • National Language/Other Languages
  • Nursing Skills and Practice I
  • Nursing Skills & Practice II
  • Principles and Practice in Nursing
  • Sun Zi's Art of War and Business Strategies
  • Clinical Posting: Medical Nursing I
  • General Pathology
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences II
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences III
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences IV
  • Legal, Ethical and Professional Issues
  • Nursing Informatics
  • Nursing Skills and Practice III
  • Nursing Skills and Practice IV
  • Obstetrics and Paediatric Nursing
  • Clinical Posting: Medical Nursing II
  • Clinical Posting: Obstetrics and Paediatrics
  • Clinical Posting: Surgical Nursing I
  • Clinical Posting: Surgical Nursing II
  • Community Project
  • Elective in Nursing
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences V
  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • MPU1
  • MPU II
  • Nursing Skills and Practice V
  • Research Appreciation, Process and Methodology
  • Clinical Posting: Mental Health and Neurology Nursing
  • Clinical Posting: Surgical Nursing III
  • Community Health Nursing and Communicable Diseases
  • Integrated Nursing Sciences VI
  • Nursing Management and Leadership
  • Project
  • Clinical Posting: Community Health Nursing
  • Clinical Posting: Medical and Surgical Nursing
  • Clinical Posting: Medical Nursing III
  • Clinical Posting: Ward Management

Entry Requirements

  • STPM:
    • Minimum CGPA of 2.50 including credit SPM Bahasa Melayu* and Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern) AND
    • Either One (1) of the credits below: General Science/Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • A Level:
    • Grade C in 3 subjects including credit SPM/O Level/IGCSE/equivalent Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern) AND
    • Either One (1) of the credits below: General Science/Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Unified Examination Certificate (UEC):
    • Grade B in 5 subjects including credit SPM/equivalent Bahasa Melayu* and Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern) AND
    • Either One (1) of the credits below: General Science/Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
  • Matriculation/Foundation: Minimum CGPA 2.50
  • Any Diploma: Minimum CGPA 2.50 (No credit transfer) equivalent MQF Level 4
  • Diploma in Nursing from a recognized institution by Malaysia Nursing Board:
    • Minimum two (2) years clinical working experience (credit transfer allowed) or without clinical working experience (credit transfer is not allowed)
    • For international candidates, the candidates are required to have registered with the Nursing Council of the country of origin.
  • Other equivalent qualifications: Minimum CGPA 2.50
  • All candidates who possess Matriculation/Foundation/pass any Diploma/other equivalent qualification except Diploma in Nursing MUST possess:
    • Mandatory credits in Bahasa Melayu* and Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern)
    • Either One (1) of the credits: General Science/Applied Science, Biology, Chemistry, Physics
    • Note: *For Malaysian candidates only
  • General Requirements:
    • All candidates must be certified medically fit by a registered medical practitioner within one month from commencement of the nursing programme
    • Candidate MUST not have any physical disabilities or impaired senses that hinder nursing dexterity
  • Candidates with any of the following shall be disqualified from entry into a nursing programme:
    • Serious physical or mental illness, and/or
    • Serious communicable disease: HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C
  • SPM/O Level English: Credit
  • MUET: Band 3
  • IELTS: 5.5
  • TOEFL: 215
  • TOEFL iBT: 80

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