PROGRAMME OVERVIEW

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MAHSA University’s Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) is a 4-year programme tailored for individuals who are looking for a career in biomedical science in the areas of research and development, diagnostics, or production.

During the programme, students will explore subjects such as biology, chemistry, physiology, pharmacology, statistics, genetics, immunology, molecular and cellular biology, pathology, histology, haematology, epidemiology, toxicology, and neuroscience.

Graduates of MAHSA University’s Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) can look forward to career opportunities such as environmental scientists, health specialists, health educators, pathologists, laboratory technicians, pharmacologists, microbiologists and numerous other important roles in the biomedical sphere.

Most importantly, MAHSA’s graduates can be assured that they will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills that will enable them to contribute to the ultimate betterment of humankind.



Programme Structure

SUBJECT SUBJECT CODE
1 Basis Biostatistics BMC 111
Laboratory Science & Instrumentation BMC 112
English For Academic Purpose ENG 6112/ BMU 114
Titas (Tamadun Islam Dant Asia)- For National Students MPU 3123/ BMU 115
Malaysian Studies 3 - For International Students MPU 3173/ BMU 115
Basic Chemistry BME 117
Basic Haematology BMC 122
Medical Parasitology & Entomology BMC 213
2 Hubungan Etnik – For National Studnets MPU 3113/ BMU 116
Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2- For International Students MPU 3213/ BMU 116
Basic Cytology BMC 121
Basic Microbiology BMC 123
Basic Pathology BMC 124
Basic Transfusion Science & Blood Banking BMC 125
English For Academic Writing ENG 6212/ BMU 126
Principles Of Laboratory Animal Sciences BME 127
3 Human Anatomy And Physiology I BMC 211
Medical Microbiology I BMC 212
Human Biochemistry I BMC 214
Laboratory Management BMC 412
Laboratory Science And Instrumentation II BMC 317
Basic Immunology BMC 221
Health Informatics BMC 224
4 Cell Biology And Genetics BMC 222
Clinical Biochemistry I BMC 223
Human Biochemistry II BMC 228
Human Anatomy And Physiology II BMC 225
Medical Microbiology II BMC 226
Basic Pharmacology BMC 227
Environmental Microbiology BME 215
5 Advanced Immunology BMC 311
Advanced Transfusion Science & Blood Banking BMC 312
Advanced Pathology & Cytology BMC 313
Clinical Biochemistry II BMC 314
Epidemiology BMC 315
Human Genetics BMC 316
Health And Community BME 216
6 Advanced Microbiology BMC 321
Advanced Haematology BMC 322
Molecular Biology Techniques BMC 323
Molecular Pathopysiology BMC 324
Phychology & Behavioural Sciences BMC 325
Research Methodology BMC 326
7 Biomedical Practicum BMC 331
8 Industrial Training BMC 411
Research Project BMC 413
Special Topics In Biomdecial Sciences BMC 414
Toxicology BMC 415
Entrepreneurship (Mpu 2) BMU 415 / MPU 3243
Comparative Religion (Mpu 3) BMU 416 / MPU 3312
9 Case Study And Problem Solving BMC 421
Personal & Professional Development BMC 423
Community Service BMU 417/3423

Entry Requirement

Pass STPM/Matriculation/Pre-University or equivalent qualification with minimum GPA 2.33 in 2 of the following subjects: Biology/Physics or Mathematics/Chemistry

A-Levels or equivalent qualification with minimum Grade D in 2 of the following subjects: Biology/Physics or Mathematics/Chemistry

Recognized Diploma with minimum CGPA of 2.75 in related field

Recognized Diploma with CGPA less than 2.75 in related field and a minimum of 3 years (36 months) working experience in the related field

South Australian Matriculation (SAM): Score 14 in 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics)

New Zealand Bursary: Aggregate 65% for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics

Canadian Pre-University (CPU)/Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP)/Monash University Foundation Pre-University Programme (MUFY)/Western Australian Curriculum Council/Trinity College Foundation Studies/Higher School Certificate - Sydney Australia: Aggregate 60% for 3 Science subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics

University of New South Wales Foundation: Pass with 3 Principal D for 3 subjects including Mathematics & Chemistry & Biology / Physics

Indian Pre-University: 75% aggregate for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics

American High School Diploma with Advanced Placement (AP): CGPA 2.60 for 3 subjects including Chemistry & Mathematics & Biology/Physics

English Proficiency: Malaysian candidates: MUET Band 3 or IELTS (5.5)/TOEFL (550)

International candidates: IELTS (5.5)/TOEFL (550) paper based or equivalent

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Career Opportunities

  • Pharmaceutical companies

  • Hospitals

  • Community Health Centres

  • Biotechnology companies

  • Universities

  • Biomedical research institutes

  • Forensic laboratories

  • Food production companies

  • Medical diagnostics

  • Dentistry

Advantages

Quality
The Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) is designed in consultation with a panel of local and international experts, resulting in a highly sought after curriculum that combines theoretical learning and practical sessions in laboratories and hospitals.
Affordable
Tuition fees for the Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) are kept at an affordable level, to ensure there are little barriers to a good quality education.
Recognition
The Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) is approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency and Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia and recognized by the Ministry of Health, Malaysia.
Awarded by
MAHSA University
The Bachelor of Biomedical Sciences (Hons) is awarded by MAHSA University, a leader in Medical and Health Science Education in Malaysia