Master

The University of Malaya academic staff is responsible for teaching and research. More than 2,000 academic staff teaches approximately 300 courses each year.

Master of Neurosurgery

The programme will facilitate the teaching and training of neurosurgical specialist with an adequate level of knowledge, skills, ethics and professionalism.


Benefits

The neurosurgeon will graduate with adequate skills and knowledge to provide specialist care in neurosurgery in the malaysian healthcare system.

Career Opportunity

The neurosurgeon who graduated from this programme will have the opportunity to work in the Ministry of Health, the Ministry of Education through its teaching hospitals as well as the opportunity to serve in the private healthcare

Course Structure

The programme of study comprises three phases as follows:

(1)        Phase I:

(a)        twelve (12) months of four (4) core subjects; and
(b)        one (1) elective subject

(2)        Phase II:

(a)        twenty four (24) months of two (2) core subjects; and
(b)        initiation of a research project

(3)        Phase III:

(a)        twelve (12) months of one (1) core subjects; and
(b)        submission of a research report.

(4)        A candidate is required to keep a log book throughout his period of study to document tasks undertaken.

List of programme core courses and programme elective courses are as bellow:

Tahun

Komponen

Kod

Kursus

SLT

1

Core Programme

MSA7001

Research Methodology

72

MSA7004

Basic Neuroscience

256

MSA7005

Principles of Surgery

190

MSA7006

Basic Neurosurgery

240

Elective Programme

MSA7009

Neurology

157*

MSA7010

Neurocritical care

157*

Jumlah SLT

 

 

915

 

 

Tahun

Komponen

Kod

Kursus

SLT

2

Core Programme

MSA7003

Ethics and Professionalism

66

MSA7007

Intermediate Neurosurgery

522

Research Project

MSA7002

Research Project

60

Jumlah SLT

 

 

648

 

Tahun

Komponen

Kod

Kursus

SLT

3

Core Programme

MSA7007

Intermediate Neurosurgery

522

Research project

MSA7002

Research project

85

Jumlah SLT

 

 

607

 

Tahun

Komponen

Kod

Kursus

SLT

 

4

Core Programme

MSA7008

Advanced Neurosurgery

575

Research project

MSA7002

Research Project

30

Jumlah SLT

 

 

605



Language Requirement
    

A non-Malaysian applicant whose degree is from a university or institution of higher learning where the medium of instruction for that degree is not the English language shall be required:

(a) To obtain a score of 600 for a paper-based total (PBT); a score of 250 for a computer-based total (CBT) or a score of 100 for an internet-based total (IBT) for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL); or

(b) To obtain a band of 6 for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) (Academic)

Entry Requirement

(a) The degree of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery or an equivalent medical qualification approved by the Senate; and

(b) At least one year of post-full registration clinical experience approved by the Senate.

(c) Qualifies for registration as a medical practitioner under the Medical Act 1971 (Act 50) of Malaysia;and

(d) Pass the entrance assessment set by the Department.

Intake Schedule

Once a year in the month of June

Fees
Last Update: May 06, 2019

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