This programme is designed for medical doctors who want to gain in depth knowledge of the science behind aesthetic medicine, legislation and application of evidence-based medicine (EBM) to their practice to be able to provide safe and effective service. The programme is delivered by qualified, and experienced academic staffs and LCP certified aesthetic practitioners with state of art facilities and equipment to enhance teaching and learning and aid in the development of intellectual abilities and professional growth of the students. Needless to mention, students are provided with research opportunities and will be able to contribute to scientific publications in the field of Aesthetic medicine. Spanning over for three long semesters, the course covers 10 modules with a total of 40 credits in 1.5 years.

The assessments comprise of 20-40% coursework and 50-60% final examination and research project depending on the individual module.

Programme Structure

YR1 SEM1 Facial Anatomy & Skin Sciences in Aesthetic Medicine
Laser, Lights & EBD Principles and Safety
Injectables in Aesthetic Medicine Principles & Safety
Legislation, Guidelines & Consent in Aesthetic Medicine
Entrepreneurship in Aesthetic Medicine
Revision & Exam
YR1 SEM2 Regenerative Therapies in Aesthetic Medicine
Pharmaceutical And Cosmeceuticals in Aesthetic Medicine
Mental Health 3
Clinical Research Methodology and Design in Aesthetic Medicine
Revision & Exam
YR2 SEM1 Research Project
Thesis Presentation & Viva
Thesis Correction & Final Submission

Entry Qualification

  • Bachelor Degree in Medicine or Dentistry or equivalent degree with minimum CGPA of 2.50 in related field as accepted by HEP Senate.

  • Full Registration with MMC or MDC for Malaysian. For international candidates with full registration with the Medical or Dentistry council in their origin country.

  • Active Practicing Certificate and a minimum of 3 years working experience in the related field.

English Requirements

  • Malaysian Students = BAND 4 MUET

  • International Students = Band 6.0 in IELTS or TOEFL score 550

Career Prospects

This programme provides a multitude of opportunities for doctors to venture into, and advance their careers into the field of Aesthetic medicine.

Graduates of this programme can opt to become,

  • Medical Aesthetic Advisors

  • Aesthetic Business Consultants

  • Research & Development personnel in Aesthetic medicine

  • Aesthetic Educationists

  • Medical Directors of Aesthetic clinics