MAHSA which stands for Malaysian Allied Health Sciences Academy was founded in 2004 by Professor Tan Sri Dr. Hj. Mohamed Haniffa who is the Pro-Chancellor, and Executive Chairman of MAHSA Group. Today MAHSA University has students from 56 different countries. And not just from the region of Asia, but as far as Australia, UK, the USA and Canada.
MAHSA University’s Faculty of Medicine and Bio-medical science offers the best modern and traditional modes of learning, which includes subject-based, system synchronized curricula across all its programs. MAHSA’s MBBS program is a 5 year programme. It is divided into 2 phases. (Phase 1 – Year 1 and 2) and (Phase 2 – Years 3 – 5). Phase 1 is largely conducted in MAHSA University with exposure to clinical medicine. Phase 2 is the clinical phase and is almost entirely hospital and clinical based.
The MBBS program is accredited by the MQA and is listed in the FAIMER WORLD DIRECTORY OF MEDICAL SCHOOLS.
A special resonance can be given to MAHSA University’s Dentistry Program as it is the only Dentistry Program that’s accepted by Sri-Lanka Medical Council. Sri-Lankan students willing to study Dentistry can opt to study Dentistry at MAHSA University. The modules taught in this degree programme are an integration of biomedical, clinical and behavioral sciences, with particular emphasis on human anatomy, craniofacial biology, physiology, biochemistry, and microbiology. At the end of this programme, students will have procured for themselves the ability to carry out various dental tasks, from basic dental procedures such as tooth extraction and repair of oral imperfections to complex and complicated procedures such as root canal and prosthodontics treatment.
MAHSA University is awarded ONLINE UNIVERSITY by the Ministry of Education. This has allowed MAHSA to provide borderless education to many through MAHSA’s Engaged Learning Experience and Innovative Teaching (ELEVATE). MAHSA University is famous for all its available fields of study. If students wish to pursue any other degree other than the MBBS program, students are free to lodge in their applications.
MBBS – 42,820 RM (Approx. per semester fee) DDS – 43,550 RM (Approx. per semester fee)
Newcastle University UK has established an international branch campus in EduCity, Nusajaya, Johor, to provide undergraduate degrees in Medicine (MBBS) and the Biomedical Sciences (BSc), and opportunities for postgraduate study. The branch campus is known as Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed).rnrnThe NUMed branch campus is an integral component of Newcastle University, which is a founder member of the UK 'Russell Group'. Newcastle is a long established world-class research intensive university, delivering teaching and research externally confirmed as of the highest international quality. Newcastle University is proud of its heritage; the parent campus in the North East of England was founded in 1871 but the University's history goes back to 1834 when a School of Medicine and Surgery was established in the city of Newcastle upon Tyne.rnrnNUMed's MissionrnTo deliver cost-effective medical programmes of the highest quality in order to meet the needs of both our students and the regional health economy, and to translate the benefits of our research, development and lifelong education for the societal benefit of Malaysia and the greater Asian region.rnrnQuality remains the essential reason for Newcastle University's prime market position as an international medical education provider. All quality-related activities are inextricably linked to contribute to the overall high-end product and service: well-designed innovative programmes are delivered to students by excellent, highly motivated and well-qualified faculty complemented by carefully considered student support strategies and underpinned by a firm ethic of scholarship.