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The Diploma in Nursing held at MAHSA University is a popular three-year program. Its popularity lies in its being a program for a wide variety of young people with a wide variety of qualifications. At the same time, successful completion of the program leads to a huge choice of options for diploma in nursing holders – ranging from bedside nursing as a staff nurse to further professional and higher academic studies for those wishing to specialize. The course combines theoretical learning in classrooms and practical training in the simulation ward and skills lab. In addition, students will be required to attend practical placements in participating in local hospitals. The strong emphasis in nursing knowledge and hands-on training ensures graduates competency as Registered Nurses as well as giving them the advantage in the employee selection.
Pass with minimum 5 credits including
Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics/Additional
Mathematics, 1 Science subject (Biology /
Chemistry / Physics / Applied Science), with 2
other subjects and pass in English
O-Level / Equivalent
Pass with minimum 5 credits including Mathematics (Elementary / Modern / Additional), 1 Science subject (Biology / Chemistry / Physics / Applied Science), with 3 other subjects
Possess Assistant Nurse Certificate / Community Nurse Certificate / current Annual Practicing Certificate (APC) for nurses from the Nursing Board Malaysia
Minimum 3 years of clinical working experience