Malaysia is a popular study destination for international students interested in education abroad and Medical Education has been earning prominence for a few years now. There are more than 50,000 international students around the globe studying in private schools, international schools, colleges, private universities, foreign universities branch campus and public universities, Malaysia is increasingly becoming popular for its world class education.
The University of Malaya was the 1st Medical school established in 1963 in Kuala Lumpur. Now there are 21 public and private medical schools affiliated to the university, all offering a 5 year undergraduate programme. Some private schools have diversified by developing international collaboration and conduct twinning or credit-transfer programmes.
Why is Malaysia becoming preferred destination for Medical Education ?'
International students are enrolled in a wide range of disciplines at every level of education. Short-term courses, professional courses Diplomas, Bachelor's Degrees, Master's to Doctoral Degrees in various fields including Medicine are available for those seeking good quality higher education.
Education Institutes ( Government and private ) in Malaysia are controlled by National Accreditation Board (LAN) and National Quality Assurance Body. The Malaysian Qualification Act is implemented and enforced by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). This ensures a range of comprehensive world class programs supported by latest equipment and technologies, which will help students to have strong foundation and successful careers in a competitive environment.
Following are some of the benefits of pursuing education in Malaysia :
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