12 months
3150 USD/year
1790 USD/year
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The MSc in Clinical Sciences is offered at the School of Medical Sciences from University Sains Malaysia.


At Clinical Sciences from University Sains Malaysia the School of Medical Sciences from University Sains Malaysia offers a wide range of postgraduate programs which mainly focus on medical and health related disciplines. There are three different modes of postgraduate studies: Coursework Mode, Mixed Mode, and Research Mode.

What you'll study

There are 25 clinical specialty programs offered, comprised of 7 medical-based, 7 surgical-based, 6 laboratory-based as well as 5 public health programs. Other programs include the Master of Science in Clinical Sciences, Master of Cognitive Neurosciences, Master of Psychology (Clinical), Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) and Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology).

Research Thrust Areas

Clinical Sciences - Anaesthesiology

  • Paediatric Anaesthesia, Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, Premedication and Reversal Studies
  • Trauma Anaesthesia

Clinical Sciences - Haematology/Immunology

  • Haematology, Diagnosis of Haemostatic and Thrombotic disorders
  • Molecular genetics of red blood cell antigens
  • Molecular and cytogenetics of Acute Leukaemia
  • Molecular characterisation of Beta-Thalassaemia

Clinical Sciences - Orthorinolaryngology

  • Audiology Endoscopic DCR
  • Maxillofacial Surgery, Tissue Banking
  • Otology
  • Functional Endoscopic, Sinus Surgery (FESS), Rhinology

Clinical Sciences - Medicine

  • Medical Oncology/Haematology and Palliative Care, Feasibility study of Immunotherapy
  • Interventional cardiology, Ischaemic Heart Diseases, Rheumatic Heart Diseases, Heart Failure
  • Nephrology, Renal Calculi
  • Neurology, Sleep Apnoea and Brain Mapping (EEG)
  • Endocrinology, Effect of Natural Products on Diabetes
  • Gastroenterology, Helminthiasis, Helicobacter pylori
  • Dermatology
  • Study on Impaired Glucose Tolerance
  • Superoxide free radical in Autoimmune diseases
  • Treatment of Pregnancy-induced-hypertension
  • Clinical Sciences - Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Oncology, General Gynaecology
  • Infertility, Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Perinatal Medicine
  • Adolescence Gynae
  • Menopause
  • Urogynae

Clinical Sciences - Ophthalmology

  • Glaucoma
  • Neuro and Medical Ophthalmology
  • Vitreo-Retina
  • Endoscopic, Dacryocysto rhinoscopy Paediatric Ophthalmology

Clinical Sciences - Surgery

  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Neurosurgery, Paediatric and General Minimal Access
  • Surgery including Stereotactic and Functional Surgery
  • Gastrointestinal and Endocrine Surgery
  • Urology
  • Endocrine Surgery
  • Endoscopic and Digestive Surgery

Clinical Sciences - Emergency Medicine

  • Respiratory Medicine, Clinical Ultrasonography, Emergency Medicine

Clinical Sciences - Radiotherapy

  • Radiation Oncology
  • Medical Oncology, Surgical Oncology

Clinical Sciences – Radiology

  • Interventional radiology, Uroradiology, Mammography
  • Hepatobiliry Radiology
  • Musculoskeletal imaging, teleradiology

Clinical Sciences – Orthopaedic

  • Ortho, Club Foot, Spinal Injuries, Joint Replacement
  • Trauma
  • Sports Medicine
  • General Orthopaedic
  • Orthopaedic Hand and Micro Surgery
  • Allograft Tumor Surgery

Clinical Sciences – Paediatrics

  • Paediatrics Endocrinology
  • Paediatrics Nephrology
  • Paediatrics Respiratory Medicine
  • Paediatrics Gastroenterology
  • Metabolic and Clinical Genetics
  • Neurodevelopmental Paediatrics
  • Paediatrics Oncology and Haematology
  • General Paediatrics, Paediatric Neurology, Neurology of learning disabled children, Teaching of communication skills and bioethic in medicine, Life-style modification and Healthy-Life-style campaign in children

Clinical Sciences – Psychiatry

  • Cognitive – Behaviour Psychotherapy, Rehabilitation of Chronic Schizophrenia, Psychotherapy
  • Liason Psychiatry, Drug Abuse, AIDS, Grief, Pain
  • Child and Adolescence, Forensic Psychiatry, Neuro-Psychiatry
  • Behaviour Counselling Therapy, Psychiatry
  • Social and Community Psychiatry, Schizophrenia Transcultural, Psychiatric, Psychopharmacology

Programme Structure

Research thrust areas

  • Obstetric Anaesthesia and Analgesia
  • Pain Therapy
  • Scoring systems in critical care, Neuroanesthesia
  • Intensive Care Medicine
  • Ultrasonography in ICU
  • Day Care Anaesthesia

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • 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 or equivalent degree
  • BSc in Medical Sciences/Biotechnology/Biology/ Chemistry/Physics 
  • Or BSc other related fields from a recognised university.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    3150 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1575 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    1790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 895 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National (Part Time): 3585 MYR
  • International (Part Time): 1425 USD

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.


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.

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