24 months
2000 USD/year
1152 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Medical Statistic programme from University Sains Malaysia aims to provide knowledge and skills in the application of statistical methods to the design and analysis of health related research data.


Medical Statistic programme from University Sains Malaysia is designed to produce graduates in Medical Statistic programme from Universiti Sains Malaysia with a strong capacity to work effectively as key members of a collaborative team to investigate health related problems. 

Learning Goals

Successful graduates are expected to have a career as medical statisticians in academic institutions, research institutes or pharmaceutical industries.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Statistics
  • Statistics
  • Principles of Epidemiology
  • Clinical Appraisal
  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Research Methodology & Protocol Development
  • Advanced Statistics
  • Research Project and Dissertation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A MBBS/MD/BDS/BVS/BSc degree from a recognised university or any other relevant qualifications. However, an applicant who does not have the above qualifications can be considered for admission if he/she possesses suitable research experience in the relevant field
  • The Bahasa Malaysia (LKM 100) course is compulsory for all international students and must be taken and passed prior to graduation.The requirement pass grade is C. Registration for this course can be made at the School of Languages, Literacies and Translation at the university within the candidature period.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4000 USD for the full programme during 24 months.
  • National

    1152 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2305 USD for the full programme during 24 months.

Local: 10,720.00 MYR

Living costs for George Town

1755 - 2203 MYR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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