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Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours)
Sarjana Muda Sains Kejururawatan (Kepujian)

This Bachelor of Nursing Science (Honours) programme will prepares the graduate with knowledge and skills to provide a holistic approach to the nursing profession. The programme promotes, expands and validates scientific knowledge and evidence-based practice through nursing and interdisciplinary research.

The graduates are eligible to sit for Nursing Board Malaysia (NBM) licensing examination to become a qualified registered nurse.

Programme Educational Objectives (PEOs)

On completion of the programme, the graduate will be able to:

  • PEO 1
    Apply knowledge of nursing science to promote, maintain and restore health to individuals, families and communities;
  • PEO 2
    Demonstrate skilled nursing care using nursing process;
  • PEO 3
    Apply critical thinking and problem-solving skills in nursing practice;
  • PEO 4
    Practice interpersonal communication skills effectively in a multi-disciplinary healthcare team and in the community;
  • PEO 5
    Function effectively in a team and demonstrate understanding of the societal as well as advocate responsibility for their own health.;
  • PEO 6
    Demonstrate commitment and accountability for professional ethics in nursing practice;
  • PEO 7
    Integrate the significance of research for evidence base nursing practice and for self-awareness in continuous professional development and lifelong learning;
  • PEO 8
    Demonstrate managerial skills and entrepreneurship capabilities in nursing;
  • PEO 9
    Practise effective leadership skills to improve quality nursing care to maintain high competency among healthcare team.

Programme Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

In five (4) years of graduation, students will achieve the following Programme Educational Objectives (PEO):

  • PLO 1
    Acquire basic mastery knowledge, cognitive skills and practical skills needed to be a competent and innovative nurse.
  • PLO 2
    Effectively lead team with leadership, interpersonal and communication skills to support their roles in the health care industry.
  • PLO 3
    Solve nursing challenges by committing towards the importance of lifelong learning and continuous improvement using digital and numeracy skills.
  • PLO 4
    Acquire ethics and professionalism in fulfilling social responsibility.
  • PLO 5
    Demonstrate capability of embarking on business and techno-preneurial activities for a successful career advancement in nursing.

Career Information

Job Prospects

  • Registered Nurse
  • Manager
  • Home Care Nurse
  • Entrepreneur
  • Researcher
  • Industrial Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Quality assurance officer
  • Health care consultant
  • Staff member of NGO Charity organization

Industry areas in the job market which demand for the graduates

  • Hospital
  • Clinic
  • Nursing Home
  • Research Centre
  • Medical-related centres
  • Academic services organization
Semester 1
  • Anatomy and Physiology 1
  • Anatomy and Physiology 2
  • Microbiology and Parasitology
  • Biochemistry and Nutrition
  • Critical Thinking And Decision Making in Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Fundamental English
  • Mandarin 1
  • Co-Curriculum

Semester 2
  • Pharmacology
  • Pathophysiology
  • Principle of Nursing
  • Practice of Nursing
  • Basic Nursing Care
  • Professional English

Semester 3
  • Fluid, Electrolytes and Haemopoietic Dermatology, Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology
  • Dermatology, Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryangology
  • Respiratory and Cardiovascular Nursing
  • Genitourinary Nursing
  • Medical & Surgical Nursing

Semester 4
  • Alimantary and Endocrine Nursing
  • Musculoskeletal Nursing
  • Neuroscience Nursing
  • Medical & Surgical Nursing
  • Mandarin 2
  • Professional English 2

Semester 5
  • Sociology
  • Personal & Professional Development
  • Maternal & Child Health
  • Paediatric Nursing
  • Gynaecology, Obstetricak & Paediatric Nursing
  • Hubungan Etnik/Pengajian Malaysia

Semester 6
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Community & Mental Health Nursing
  • Research methodology
  • Biostatistics
  • Innovation Management

Semester 7
  • Trauma and Emergency Nursing
  • Management & Surgical Nursing
  • Medical & Surgical Nursing
  • Tamadun Islam & Tamadun Asia/ Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 2 (International Student)
  • Isu-isu Kontemporari Muslim di Malaysia/Culture and lifestyle in Malaysia
  • Technopreneureship

Semester 8
  • Research Project
  • Elective

  • Health and Wellness
  • Gerontology Nursing
  • Teaching and Learning in Nursing practice
  • Health Policy and Business
Entry Requirement

Local Student
Either one (1) of the following below:

  • Pass STPM or *equivalent with CGPA 2.50
  • Pass A-Level Minimum Grade C in 3 other subjects
  • Pass Matriculation/Foundation with CGPA 2.50
  • Pass any Diploma with CGPA 2.50 (No Credit Transfer)
    equivalent MQF Level 4
  • Pass Diploma in Nursing from recognized institution by MNB with minimum 2 years clinical working experience (Credit transfer allowed)

AND all candidates who possess STPM, A Level, matriculation/Foundation and pass any Diploma EXCEPT

Diploma in Nursing MUST possess:

Either one (1) of the credit below:

  • Science/Biology/Physic/Chemistry/Applied Science) at SPM or its equivalent AND
  • Mathematic (Elementary or Additional or Modern) at SPM or its equivalent AND
  • Bahasa Melayu in SPM AND
  • MUET Band 3 / IELTS 5.5 / TOEFL 515/215/80 /
  • Credit in English SPM

International Student
Either one (1) of the following below:

  • Pass STPM or equivalent with CGPA 2.50
  • Pass A Level Minimum Grade C in 3 other subjects
  • Pass Foundation with CGPA 2.50
  • Pass any Diploma with CGPA 2.50 (No Credit Transfer) equivalent MQF Level 4
  • Pass Diploma in Nursing and registered with the Nursing Council of the country of origin with 2 years clinical experience (Credit Transfer Allowed)

AND all candidates who possess STPM, A Level, matriculation/Foundation and pass any
Diploma EXCEPT Diploma in Nursing MUST possess:
Either one (1) of the credit below (minimum Gred C):

  • General Science/Biology/Physic/Chemistry/ Applied Science) at SPM or its equivalent AND
  • Mathematic (Elementary or Additional or Modern) at SPM or its equivalent AND
  • IELTS 5.5 / TOEFL 515/215/80
  • Cambridge English Advanced (CAE)
  • Cambridge English Proficiency (CPE) Pearson Test of English (PTE)


  • Local Student: RM68,000
  • International: RM10,000 (Per Semester)
Quick Points

Programme Status:
Provision Accredited

Programme Code:
JPT/BPP (N/723/6/0192) 04/26, MQA/PA 11374

Medical & Allied Health Sciences

Study Mode:

Study Level:

September only

Fresh graduates: 4 years
Post Diploma in Nursing: 3 years

For further enquiries, please contact us at:​
Universiti Kuala Lumpur
1016 Jalan Sultan Ismail 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: +603 – 2175 4422 / 4031 / 5408
Mobile: +6011-56938263 or +6011-59656805


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