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Nursing Colleges in Malaysia

Four Types of Nursing Colleges in Malaysia

PRIVATE Nursing Colleges
There are 106 higher education institutions training nurses in Malaysia. Including 35 private nursing colleges.

Type 1 : Nursing Colleges attached to PRIVATE hospitals  -  13 Nursing Colleges

Type 2 : Nursing programmes offered by UNIVERSITIES with medical faculties - 9 Universities

Type 3 : PRIVATE NURSING COLLEGES  -  11 Colleges Established with the approval of the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Health, and accredited by the National Accreditation Board.

GOVERNMENT Nursing Colleges
There are 40+ public (Government) nursing institutions (schools & colleges)
Type 4 : Nursing Colleges attached to PUBLIC hospitals  -  43 Nursing Colleges

1) 9 Private Universities with medical faculties offering Nursing programmes
2) 43 Public (Government) nursing institutions (schools & colleges)



Distance Learning Universities with Nursing Course

OUM Open University Malaysia

2009 -2013 School of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences

1 Master of Nursing
2 Doctor of Nursing

Universities with Nursing Training

UCSI School of Nursing
UCSI School of Nursing
University College Sedaya International


SEGi University College has been recruiting international students from over 40 countries, including those students coming from China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Africa, India and Iran.

It has a strong reputation in offering Business, Accounting, Marketing & IT courses ranging from foundation to degree as well as Professional programmes.

The extensive range of programmes are offered through the faculties of postgraduate studies, business and accountancy, hotel and tourism management, creative design and technology, nursing, pharmacy and allied health science.

University Malaya Medical Centre
University Malaya
Medical Centre

School of Nursing
Bachelor of Nursing Science
Master of Nursing Science

MAHSA University College School of Nursing

MAHSA University College

MAHSA University College School of Nursing
MAHSA College (MEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES COLLEGE) was established in 2004 with a noble objective of providing programmes in Medical, Dental and allied health sciences to train health care professional needed for the health services in the public and private sector.

International University College of Nursing
International University College of Nursing

IUCN at Bandar Sri Sendayan, Seremban
The First University in the world that is solely Dedicated to Nursing with 32 Disciplines

IMU International Medical University

IMU International Medical University

A first choice private university for students pursuing medicine, pharmacy, nursing and postgraduate programmes in medical sciences and community health

IIUM School of Nursing
IIUM School of Nursing


Kulliyyah of Nursing International Islamic University Malaysia

AIMST University School of Nursing
AIMST University School of Nursing
located in Kedah

OUM Open University of Malaysia

Bachelor of Nursing Science with Honours

Open University of Malaysia (OUM) is eyeing to produce more nurses for Malaysia.
OUM is now offering the Bachelor of Nursing Sciences (Honours) programme to meet the country's acute need for more specialist nurses.
This two-year programme enables those with the Diploma In Nursing to pursue further studies in the health and medical fields.
The programme is offered to holders of a basic diploma in nursing who are registered with the national nursing board.
The programme focuses on clinical expertise and direct involvement implemented via clinical training at participating hospitals.
Malaysia Health Ministry and several teaching hospitals offer clinical training for those taking the programme. The ministry has allowed OUM to use clinical facilities at 21 government hospitals nationwide.
OUM has also received the nod from Universiti Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) and Hospital Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (HUKM) for the same purpose.


International Medical University (IMU)

IMU established a unique and innovative partnership programme with well-established medical schools overseas.
This diverse international dimension of IMU serves graduates well and contribute to the progress of the medical and health manpower needs of our country.

The International Medical University (IMU) is a private international medical university in Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

It offers courses such as Medicine, Pharmacy, and Nursing as well as postgraduate studies.
The university maintains relationships with a total of 26 partner universities offering twinning programmes with many universities worldwide, including universities in the United Kingdom, Ireland, the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand.