The Diploma in Nursing is designed to prepare students to be qualified as registered nurses. This programme focuses both on the ‘care’ aspects of nursing as well as the ‘science’ of health care. Students will undergo a complete learning experience involving classroom work, activities at simulation wards, practical room, skills lab, and Human Patient Simulator lab, as well as earn real life experience during attachments with partner hospitals and community health clinics.
The programme is approved by the Ministry of Education and Malaysian Qualifications Agency. Itis also accredited by the Ministry of Health & Malaysian Nursing Board. Students who pass the final examinations can register with the Malaysian Nursing Board.
Diploma in Nursing holders are qualified to hold positions as a Registered Nurse in the health care industry (corporate and business sector), Nursing Supervisor, Manager in a hospital, educator, Industrial Nurse, Product or Specialists.
SPM/STPM/O-Level/SM2 or equivalent with a minimum of 5 credits inclusive of Mathematics, Science, Bahasa Malaysia and pass in English