Family Medicine

Universiti Teknologi Mara

12 months
2226 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Family Medicine programme offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara clinical apprenticeship training programme is aimed at progressive mastery of knowledge, skills and attitude, increasing responsibilities and independence



The Master of Family Medicine programme is offered at the Universiti Teknologi Mara is for medical officers who intend to pursue a higher degree in their respective disciplines. Candidates will have to undergo between 3-6 months postings in various specialties within the discipline.

Thus, a candidate who aspires to be in the programme must possess a medical degree recognized by the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) in order to obtain a Temporary Practicing Certificate (TPC). 

Assessment is in the form of a log book, supervisory report, theory and clinical examinations as well as a dissertation based on clinical research. 

Programme Structure

Upon completion of the training, including acquiring the required competencies, the candidate will be awarded a degree and recognized as a specialist in the respective discipline.

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications for postgraduate studies are open throughtout the year with no closing dates but, there are still cut-off date which are as below:                                             

September Intake - 30 May (Current year)

March Intake - 30 November (Previous year)            




On Campus

Academic requirements

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

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

  • Recognized medical degree and possess a full registration(APC) with Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) or Temporary Practicing Certificate (TPC) for international graduates.
  • Minimum one-year post - registration clinical experience as approved by the University Senate.
  • Passed entrance evaluation.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    2226 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1113 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM):4,840 


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

Family Medicine
Universiti Teknologi Mara