12 months
3150 USD/year
1988 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The MSc in Medical Psychology is offered at the School of Medical 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 Medical Psychology, Master of Cognitive Neurosciences, Master of Psychology (Clinical), Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Psychology) and Doctor of Psychology (Clinical Neuropsychology).

Programme Structure

Research areas: 

  • 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

Key information


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

Start dates & application deadlines


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

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

Tuition Fee

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  • International

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

    1988 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 994 USD per semester during 12 months.

Full time local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 4,200.00 MYR

Part time

Local: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 3,585.00 MYR

International: Tuition Fee (Semester) : 1,425.00 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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