Established in 1992, the International Medical University (IMU) is Malaysia’s first and most established private medical and healthcare University. With over 20 years of dedicated focus in healthcare education, the University enjoys an international reputation, and delivers a high standard of education for you to pursue your education, be it undergraduate, postgraduate or continuing professional development level.
Curriculum benchmarked to international standards
The International Medical University’s curriculum for its undergraduate programmes has been benchmarked to international standards and is accepted by our international partner universities for credit transfer into relevant programmes. Our diverse partner universities include universities from Australia, New Zealand, Canada, United States of America, Ireland, China, Denmark and United Kingdom.
Develops students into knowledgeable and competent healthcare professionals
IMU’s Learning Model is grounded on its core values, which fosters students’ development into knowledgeable and competent healthcare professionals who are critical thinkers, reflective and yet proactive. We aim to nurture healthcare graduates who are committed to lifelong learning and imued with a sense of good citizenship, leadership and ethical behaviour.
Moving into medical and health-related research
In a continual quest for academic excellence, moving into research is a natural progression with medical and healthcare-related research, as well as medical education being areas of key focus.
Healthcare Centres with allopathic (Western) medicine and complementary and alternative medicine under one roof
The University had its major breakthrough in 2010 with the start of its Healthcare Centres which allowed IMU’s staff and students to receive and treat patients. The Healthcare Centres, which serve as a teaching site for IMU students, bring the disciplines of allopathic (Western) medicine and those of complementary and alternative medicine together under one roof.
Today IMU is an integrated medical and healthcare institution, offering education, healthcare and research in partnership with some of the world’s most respected individuals and universities in the field of medicine and healthcare.