International Medical University (IMU)

International Medical University (IMU)

Malaysia

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IMU, founded in 1992, is Malaysia's leading private medical and health sciences university offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

  • IMU-Malaysia’s 1st private medical university in Malaysia
  • International reputation + high standard of education
  • Renowned & highly experienced faculty
  • Has 30+ world class university partners
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About IMU

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.

Undergraduate Programmes
Postgraduate Programmes
Our International Community
Facilities
IMU Foundation in Science
Student Life and Support Services

English score required

Minimum IELTS score

Postgraduate

6.0

Undergraduate

5.5

Minimum TOEFL IBT

Postgraduate

79

Undergraduate

65

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COSTS PER YEAR*
OVERALL COST OF LIVING

RM25200

CAMPUS ACCOMMODATION

RM16200

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

UNDERGRADUATE

RM36600

POSTGRADUATE

RM45130

*Price shown is for indicative purpose, please check with institution

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Felix, Malaysia 5

Awesome!

After graduating, I had many opportunities coming in. I would say IMU has really helped me a lot, even thought the workload is heavy and stress is common, but the people and culture in IMU is amazing!

After graduating, I had many opportunities coming in. I would say IMU has really helped me a lot, even thought the workload is heavy and stress is common, but the people and culture in IMU is amazing!

Sing Kean, Singapore 4

Busy University Life

I enjoy the study environment, the study experience and my friends here. My advice for incoming students would be to be prepared to be overwhelmed by stress. Try to reduce it by doing things consistently rather than everything at once during the last moments.

I enjoy the study environment, the study experience and my friends here. My advice for incoming students would be to be prepared to be overwhelmed by stress. Try to reduce it by doing things consistently rather than everything at once during the last moments.

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