An M.D., or Doctor of Medicine, is an academic achievement that can take years of schooling to obtain. It is only awarded once students have shown they have the knowledge and experience required to practice medicine competently.
The Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine (PUGSOM) offers the first and only Graduate Entry Medical programme in Malaysia. This is a US-style curriculum and prep
The Perdana University Graduate School of Medicine (PUGSOM) offers the first and only Graduate Entry Medical programme in Malaysia. This is a US-style curriculum and prepares the student to sit for the United States Medical Licensing Examination (USLME).
A prerequisite is a Bachelor’s degree in any of the Sciences such as Biomedical Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Immunology, Genetics, Immunogenetics, Nutrition or Pharmacy with a minimum CGPA of 3.5.
The MD programme at PUGSOM has been developed to meet both Malaysian needs and international expectations. Various teaching-learning methods are utilized in achieving the learning outcomes of the programme, which include lectures, tutorials, small group discussion, team-based learning, research projects, clinical sessions with standardized/simulated patients, clinical sessions with real patients in hospital settings....
Perdana University is collaborating with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (RCSI) to offer the 5-year European Medical Degree Programme entirely in Malaysia. Learn
The Perdana University PU-RCSI School of Medicine runs a five-year European undergraduate medical programme. The structure of the course can be seen in this diagram.
The curriculum is divided into three cycles called Junior Cycle (JC), Intermediate Cycle (IC) and Senior Cycle (SC). Each cycle is taught over one, two or three semesters with the Senior Cycle being delivered over two years, Senior Cycle 1 (SC1) and Senior Cycle 2 (SC2).
Within each cycle, the content is delivered as modules which are largely based on the systems of the human body (systems-based). Each module integrates the biomedical and clinical sciences (integrated) and is defined by ...