Asian Institute of Medicine, Science, and Technology (AIMST University) is a not-for-profit private university in Malaysia. It was established under the Maju Institute of Education Development (MIED), a not-for-profit organization. The university was built by the Malaysian Indian Congress (MIC) to provide tertiary education, particularly to Malaysian Indian students in the medical, science, and engineering fields and business management. AIMST offers more than 32-degree programmes at the foundation, undergraduate, and postgraduate levels.
Imbued with the vision of its founders, AIMST aims to be a premier private sector university in the country and region catering to the needs of local and international students in providing quality technical education at an affordable price. The curricula for most of the degree programmes are drawn from a U.K. based university.
Most components of the degree programmes include computer training, writing and research in order to prepare students for work and to provide them with the ability to apply technologies to all aspects of their education. Admission to the degree programmes requires the applicant to meet minimally the prescribed grades in the relevant subjects at the matriculation (local or overseas) level or possess other equivalent qualifications acceptable to AIMST University.
The medium of instruction for all courses in English, although the importance of the National Language will be emphasised in all activities of the University. AIMST University will provide language support for students before and during their degree studies to ensure an acceptable level of fluency.
To be a world-class university, achieving excellence in teaching and research, and engaged in the service of society in promoting lifelong education.
To be a premier university in the country and region for the study of medicine and other health sciences, engineering, computer technology, applied sciences, business and accountancy.
To offer high quality accredited undergraduate and postgraduate programmes at the cutting-edge of technology at an affordable price designed to meet individual, community and national manpower needs in line with the national educational philosophy.
To maintain high academic standards and teaching quality that promotes the analytical thinking and independent judgement necessary to function responsibly in a democratic and increasingly global society.
To be a centre of excellence for research and innovation in frontier disciplinary and interdisciplinary areas of science and technology of relevance to the country and region.
Courses Offered at AIMST University
|Foundation in Science||1|
|Foundation in Business||1|
|Diploma in Physiotherapy||3|
|Diploma in Electrical & Electronics Engineering||2.5|
|Diploma in Nursing||3|
|Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)||4|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biotechnology||3|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Bioinformatics||3|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business & Marketing||3.5|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Finance & Management||3.5|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Management Information Systems||3.5|
|Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electrical & Electronics Engineering||4|
|Bachelor of Electronic Engineering with Hons||4|
|Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Accounting & Finance||3.5|
|Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)||4|
|Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)||5|
|Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)||5|
|Bachelor of Dental Technology (BDT)||4|
|Bachelor of Nursing Science (Hons)||4|
|Master of Science (Medical Biochemistry)||2|
|Master of Science (Medical Microbiology)||2|
|Master of Science (Human Anatomy)||2|
|Master of Science (Medical Physiology)||2|
|Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy)||1|
|Master of Science in Management||2|
|Master of Business Administration||2|
|Master of Physiotherapy (Musculoskeletal)||1.5|
|Master of Science (Pharmacy)||2|
|MSc in Biotechnology||2|
|Doctor of Philosophy (Biotechnology)||3|
|Doctor of Philosophy (Pharmacy)||3|
|Doctor of Philosophy (Medical Microbiology)||3|