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Master Of Medical Sciences (Clinical) In Internal Medicine

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The postgraduate training programme in Internal Medicine is designed for the trainees to acquire

knowledge, skills and competency in Internal Medicine. The duration of training will be four years

and can be up to a maximum of seven years. Upon satisfactory completion of each of the

components stipulated in the programme, the trainees will be eligible to appear for the final


Programme Description

The programme is problem-centered and experience-based. Trainees carry out their duties and

responsibilities under supervision. As the training progresses, the trainees will be given the task of

incremental responsibility for patient care with a corresponding reduction in the level of supervision.

Trainees are required to maintain log books and submit case reports. They should also conduct

research and produce a dissertation prior to the final examination. 


  1. To prepare trainees for Phase I, Phase II and Phase III examinations conducted in conjunction with

    National Internal Medicine Conjoint Board Examination. 
  2. To provide training programme that will produce compassionate, knowledgeable and technically

    competent medical specialists. 
  3. To offer an Islamic perspective as well as producing well-rounded and competent professionals

    with a good background in the art and science of medicine. 
  4. To prepare new specialists with comprehensive in-house education and training in all major

    specialties in Internal Medicine to enable them to function equipped with good education, strong

    ethical values as well as with great attitude.

The organizational structure of the programme is designed to produce candidates who are not only

competent in performing the functions of general medicine, but are capable of pursuing further

training in a sub-specialty of their interest.

The programme duration is four years aimed at progressively mastery of knowledge, skills and

attitude. There will also be cumulative responsibilities as well as independence.

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Detailed entry requirements


  • M.B.B.S/MD or other equivalent undergraduate medical qualifications from recognized institutions (local or overseas) by Malaysian Medical Council. 
  • A minimum of 3 years clinical experience inclusive houseman-ship and 
  • Candidates must be registered with the Malaysia Medical Council (MMC) and has valid Annual Practicing Certificate.

English Language Proficiency

Applicants are required to present a valid certificate for the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Testing Service (IELTS) or the IIUM administered English Placement Test (EPT) with required minimum scores of 550 (TOEFL) and 6.0 (IELTS & EPT - individual bands).

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