Internal Medicine

University Putra Malaysia

48 months
2249 EUR/year
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Master of Medicine (Internal Medicine) is a specialist program at the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences from University Putra Malaysia. Internal Medicine specialists are needed in the hospitals, universities and private sectors, in line with the Ministry of Health effort to address the problem of shortage of physicians ratio of internal to the community.


The faculty provides this program at the University Putra Malaysia with the aim to produce more Internal Medicine specialists to meet the high demand for the public and private sector with professionals human resources who have expertise in the field of Internal Medicine. 

Moreover, the number of academics for the program will be improved and will meet the needs of the physicians in the country from time to time. The program also aims to increase the number of Internal Medicine specialists who are able to conduct relevant researches related to health problems in this area.

Programme Structure

  • Phase I is conducted for 50 weeks. This phase covers the General Internal Medicine, which includes basic and general medical sciences relevant to internal medicine; and clinical supervision in the field of internal medicine under the appointed specialists.
  • Phase II is conducted for 100 weeks in which candidates must complete training in Medical Specialty I and II. Candidates are compulsory to complete all the attachments within the 100 weeks.
  • In Year 4 of study, the candidates will be trained to work as a specialist of Internal Medicine. Phase III runs for 50 weeks. This phase includes the General Internal Medicine II and expertise attachements in the field of the sub-specialty of the proposed research projects selected by the candidate in Year 2.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates must have Doctor of Medicine (MD) or equivalent qualification recognized by the Senate.
  • Candidates must be fully registered with the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC).
  • The candidate must have experience in clinical anesthesia of not less than one (1) year after full registration with the Malaysian Medical Council.
  • Fulfill the University and Ministry of Health Malaysia requirement (applicable to MOH's officer only)

Tuition Fee

  • National

    2249 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8996 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.

40400 RM for national students.


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Internal Medicine
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