Master in Medical Science

Study Discipline: Medical & Health Sciences
Study Programme Details
City: Sunway
Country: Malaysia
Admission Sessions: Anytime
Study Format: Full Time, Part Time
Mode of Study: Fully on Site

Programme Type

Master's degree


24 Months

Scholarship Available




About this Study Course

Embark on an enriching research journey with our Master in Medical Science program. Tailored for graduates in medical science or related fields, this research-based program is designed to cultivate your research capabilities in the medical domain. Immerse yourself in holistic approaches, capitalize on national and international collaborations, engage in specialized training activities such as seminars and workshops, and gain valuable clinical research experience.


Delve into the intricate world of medical science, where we emphasize understanding the biological mechanisms governing the human body. Focused on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases, our program covers a broad spectrum of research, spanning basic biology, oncology, chemistry, pharmacology, and physics to radiotherapy. Become a proficient medical scientist equipped to address the challenges of modern healthcare.

Admission Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Medical Sciences with minimum CGPA of 2.75 or equivalent, as accepted by the Sunway University Senate; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Medical Sciences or equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and not meeting CGPA of 2.75, can be accepted subject to rigorous internal assessment; OR
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Medical Sciences or equivalent not meeting CGPA of 2.50, can be accepted subject to a minimum of 5 years working experience in relevant field.
  • An APEL.A Certificate (APEL T-7) (Recognition of Prior Learning) (Click on this link for further information on APEL.A)
  • IELTS 6.0
  • TOEFL 550 (paper-based), 213 (computer-based), 80 (internet-based)
  • Aging
  • Anatomy
  • Behavioral Health
  • Biochemistry
  • Biostatistics
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular Disease
  • Cholesterol Problems
  • Cell Biology
  • Counseling Psychology
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • RM50,000
    for Malaysian students
  • USD11,730
    for international students

Future Career Outcomes

Upon completion, graduates of the Master in Medical Science program are poised for impactful careers. Future outcomes include leadership roles in medical research, contributions to healthcare advancements, and the ability to address evolving challenges in the medical field.

Visa Requirements:

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