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About Asia Metropolitan University (AMU)- Malaysia

Campus setting Suburban
Living cost RM 4,425 per month
Student population Medium (1,001 to 10,000)
International students Contact the university / college
Institution type Private

From our humble inception in 2004, Asia Metropolitan University (AMU) has grown into a full-fledged university offering a wide range of programmes in Business, Accounting, ICT, Computer Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences from undergraduate to post-graduate levels.

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Our university campus in Johor Bahru, the south of Peninsular Malaysia, and our 2 affiliated college campuses in East Malaysia have been developed to provide the best in teaching technology and a conducive learning environment for our 3000 over students.

In line with our vision, the university is focused on producing trained, qualified and competent graduates to meet global demands. Our students come from diverse cultures and backgrounds and contribute significantly to societal growth.

These include graduates from our fully accredited 5-year MBBS degree, business graduates, skilled physiotherapists and trained nurses among others.

In light of the strategic aim of being a “Leadership University”, AMU is committed to preparing our graduates with the right skills and knowledge to enter the competitive and challenging workforce.

We have revolutionized our approach to ensure that the quality and delivery of our academic programmes are of the highest standards, in line with Malaysia’s Higher Education Blueprint and the National vision to develop a high-income economy that is sustainable and inclusive.

AMU offers a wide range of courses from foundation to postgraduate level. The University is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities with a focus on quality in the areas of teaching, research, innovation and consultancy.  The emphasis on quality has made AMU not only a hub for local students looking for a quality affordable education but also international students who are looking to further their studies in a conducive academic environment.

In line with the recent developments in the industry and within our institution, AMU is focused to produce trained, qualified, competent graduates for domestic and international markets in health sciences and various other disciplines. In the years to come, AMU aims to be the University of Choice for Healthcare & Allied Science Programmes. Above all, one of our missions is to be a learner-centred university.

Campus Information About The AMU

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AMU's southern campus, located in Johor Bahru seeks to be nearby the rapidly growing Iskandar regional economic zone while still providing a serene and conducive learning environment away from the hectic traffic. The 50,000 square feet Johor Bahru campus hosts the medical degree programme and other related healthcare programmes, allowing the university to leverage on its links with nearby public hospitals thus giving its students critical exposure and experience.

Among its many laboratories are the Multi-Disciplinary Lab 1, used mainly for Biochemistry, Microbiology and Pharmacology subjects, the Multi-Disciplinary Lab 2 which is used during both, Anatomy and Pathology sessions, and the Multi-Disciplinary Lab 3 normally used for Physiology and other Pre-Clinical demonstrations.

The campus also features its own Anatomy Museum which aids in the teaching and learning of the MBBS programme. Aside from that, it also has its very own one-stop center, namely the Student Resource Centre which is equipped with the latest information technology solutions and updated resources to ease students’ study and research efforts.

Programme Outline Of Asia Metropolitan (AMU)

A wide range of courses from Foundation to Postgraduate Level:-

  • ALLIED SCIENCE & HEALTHCARE PROGRAMMES that include programmes in medicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, medical imaging, medical imaging & radiotherapy, biomedical science, paramedic science, nursing, healthcare, environmental health, and occupational safety & health, and others.
  • BUSINESS STUDIES include programmes in business administration majoring in marketing, human resource management, hospitality and tourism management, hospital administration, and healthcare management.
Faculty Programmes
FACULTY OF MEDICINE 1. Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
FACULTY OF PHARMACY 2. Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)
3. Diploma in Pharmacy
5. Diploma in Medical Imaging
6. Diploma in Occupational Therapy
7. Diploma in Paramedic Science [Pre-Hospital Care]
8. Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)
9. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Paramedic Science
10. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Occupational Therapy
11. Bachelor of Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy (Hons)
FACULTY OF ALLIED SCIENCE 12. Diploma in Environmental Health
13. Diploma in Healthcare
14. Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology
15. Diploma in Health Informatics
16. Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health
17. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Healthcare Management
18. Bachelor of Science (Hons) Environmental Health and Safety
19. Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons)
FACULTY OF BUSINESS 20. Diploma in Business Administration
21. Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Administration
CENTRE FOR FOUNDATION & LANGUAGE STUDIES 22. Foundation in Health Sciences
23. Foundation in Business Studies

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