M.Sc. On Campus

Medical Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence

University Teknologi Mara

18 months
2050 EUR/year
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The Master of Medical Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence at the University Teknologi Mara is currently the only one in Malaysia and takes into consideration the growing need to enhance knowledge and skills in medical ethics and law. 


The Master of Medical Ethics and Medical Jurisprudence at the University Teknologi Mara is offered over three semesters. For semesters 1 and 2, there are four compulsory and one elective module. In semester 3, a student has to prepare a dissertation based on research interest in the relevant field. 

What you will learn

The programme is suitable for those with medical or law degrees and other health professionals, especially those working in the enforcement division in the health sector, legal units involving medical litigation and research units where ethical issues are prominent.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Tortious and Criminal Issues Related to Medical Practice
  • Medical Ethics Philosophy and Practice Related Aspects
  • Ethical Issues in Critical Care, Medical Responsibility and the Law
  • Research Methodology
  • Environment Health and Other Public Health Laws
  • Health Policy and Law, Religion and Medicine & Digital Medicine
  • Medical Litigation: Civil and Criminal Procedures
  • Medical Litigation: Law and Evidence
  • Specialties and Related Issues

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 18 months

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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons.) from UiTM in a related and appropriate area of specialization with minimum CGPA of 2.75; OR
  • Bachelor's degree or its equivalent from other recognized universities approved by UiTM with minimum CGPA of 2.75.
  • A candidate applying for admission into this programme is required to submit a research proposal to the faculty. The acceptance of a candidate shall be at the discretion of the UiTM Senate, whose decision shall be final

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    2050 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1025 EUR per semester during 18 months.
  • International Tuition Fees Per semester (RM): 4,840 

Living costs for Kuala Lumpur

2210 - 3815 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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