FACULTY OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
Foundation and Undergraduate Programmes 2011 School of Medicine Doctor of Medicine Foundation in Science
School of Nursing
B.N. (Hons.) Nursing Dip. Nursing Foundation in Science
INTRODUCTION Built on the principles of audacity, perseverance, integrity and excellence, UCSI University is a leading institution of higher learning with campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Terengganu and Kuching, Malaysia. Started in 1986, UCSI University is the flagship institution of the UCSI Group conglomerate. It is made up of 10 faculties and an A-Levels academy with more than 70 programmes in disciplines including medicine, pharmacy, architecture, computer science, liberal arts and music. Its student body is comprised of more than 9,000 students with an international cohort from more than 70 countries. With Graduate Attributes including ethical and civic responsibility, leadership skills and a strong knowledge of disciplines, UCSI University is committed to producing well-rounded graduates with the hard and soft skills necessary to be successful in life. Co-Operative Education Training Programme Through its innovative academic curricula, students at UCSI University enjoy the unique benefits of its Co-Operative Education Training Programme (Co-Op) to enhance their employability. The Co-Op integrates classroom learning with workplace training in Co-Op employer organizations. A student completes two months of work experience for every year of study. By the time they graduate, students will have six to eight months of work experience, well-prepared for fulltime employment. Internationalised Campus Community Renowned for its cosmopolitan and unique international culture, UCSI University has a blend of both local and foreign students, from over 70 countries. International Linkage UCSI University, through its International University Placement Centre (IUPC), has signed many collaborative agreements with various foreign universities to enable students to pursue a portion of their academic studies at UCSI University and then complete the remaining modules at these universities. Partner universities are in Australia, New Zealand, the United Kingdom, the United States and Canada. Pursuit of Research Excellence UCSI University’s Centre for Research Excellence has always promoted its research initiatives aggressively in a quest for educational excellence. Many of the university’s staff, most of whom are Ph.D and Masters degree holders, are involved in extensive research. Quality Management UCSI University is ISO-certified, and in 2008 it won a Special Award for Quality Management from the Malaysian Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI) a testimony of its excellence in providing the university experience to students. As an institution of higher learning, UCSI University consistently strives towards educational excellence. Its tagline, “ The University. The Experience” encapsulates its mission to provide to students the experience of learning in the ultimate international university environment.
UCSI University offers multidisciplinary honours and graduate degrees. Our academic programmes, our staff, our campuses and facilities, and our environment are all geared towards achieving our mission of creating the ultimate university experience. Our commitment is to lifelong learning to bring out the best in students – mentally, emotionally, spiritually, academically and professionally. This governs all that we do now, and in the future. We want to prepare our graduates for more than just a job – we want to prepare them for life. Join us at UCSI University and be inspired to realise your full potential in life. Our campus offers: Wireless Campus Our campus is equipped with the latest cutting-edge technology in the world of e-learning and e-resources to enable students to keep abreast with the latest innovations, news, as well as with scholarships. The UCSI University Laptop...
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