Diploma in Nursing – Asia Metropolitan University

Length of Study

3 Years

Course Fees

Rm 38,000 (Estimated)


Taman Kemacahaya, Batu 9, 43200 Cheras, Selangor

Availablity : (MQA/FA4118 [08/2019]) Cheras, (MQA/FA 4230) Kota Kinabalu

Course Detail:

This 3-year Diploma programme prepares you to be a highly qualified nurse, recognised in Malaysia as well as countries such as Singapore and Brunei. Graduates from this programme are officially registered with the Malaysian Nursing Board upon passing of their Malaysian Nursing Board examination at the end of their 3 years course. This allows for opportunities to gain employment in various health sectors including in the government hospitals and private medical centres.

This programme is the best option for those with deep interest and passion in the health care industry, particularly in client care. The learning process in this programme is very exciting as students will be exposed to continuous practical sessions in the skill labs. Students will also be sent for clinical attachment at the end of each semester in preparation to equip the students with the relevant knowledge, clinical skills and competency required in the nursing profession

Admission Required:

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subject:

  • Bahasa Melayu
  • Mathematics (Elementary or Additional or Modern)
  • Either one (1) of the subjects (General Science, Biology, Chemistry and Pass in Biology, Physics and Pass in Biology)
  • Credit in two (2) other subjects
  • Pass English

Course Structure:

Semester 1

  • Health Science I
  • Behavioural Science I
  • Behavioural Science II
  • Anatomy and Physiology I
  • Psychology andSociology
  • Communication Interpersonal Relationship, Professionalism and Medico Legal Aspect
  • Nursing Skill I
  • Clinical Practice I

Semester 2

  • Cardiovascular and Respiratory Nursing
  • Gastrointestinal Nursing
  • Hemopoietic and Oncology Nursing
  • Clinical Practice III

Semester 3

  •  Mental Health Nursing
  • Emergency and Intensive Care Nursing
  • Nervous System, Endocrine Opthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology Nursing
  • Clinical Practice VI

Semester 4

  • Health Sciences II
  • Health Sciences III
  • Anatomy and Physiology II
  • Pharmacology, Mircobiology and Parasitology
  • Nursing Skill II
  • Introduction to Medical Surgical Nursing
  • Clinical Practice II

Semester 5

  •  Musculoskeletal and urogenital
  • Obsterics, Gynecology & Pediatrics Nursing
  • Inegumentary Auto Immune and Communicable Diseases Nursing
  • Clinical Practice IV

Semester 6

  • Community Health Nursing
  • Behavioural Science III
  • Management, Research and Statistic
  • Clinical Practice VII

Semseter 7

  •  English
  • Computer Applications
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Islamic Studies/Moral Studies
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A/B

Semester 8

  • Clinical Practice V

Semester 9

  • Clinical Practice VII

Career Opportunities:

  • Government Hospitals
  • Semi-Government Hospitals
  • Private Hospitals/Clinics
  • Research
  • Opportunities to practice/work abroad
  • Industries 

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