AIMST University is registered with the Ministry of Higher Education, Government of Malaysia, as a tertiary educational institute under Sections 38 and 39 of the Private Higher Educational Institutions Act of 1996. It formally began its operations on 30 October 2001, coinciding with its registration with the Department of Private Education under the Ministry of Higher Education.

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 the University of Bristol in the U.K.

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.

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Vision & Mission

Vision

To be a world-class university, achieving excellence in teaching and research, and engaged in the service of society in promoting lifelong education.

Mission

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.

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BSc

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Nursing is a noble career option. It’s a career that allows you to help save people’s lives, bring cheer, and comfort to those in need. The nursing career is very gratify ... [+]

Nursing is a noble career option. It’s a career that allows you to help save people’s lives, bring cheer, and comfort to those in need. The nursing career is very gratifying and rewarding in terms of the joys it brings. Being a nurse can be an exciting career option for both men and women. You’ll learn the value of life as a nurse, when you see people fighting to stay alive. Every breath of life is a gift and no one learns this lesson better than someone who nurses a dying patient day and night. People with strong values, respect for human life, compassion for suffering and empathy will be attracted to the nursing career.

This field has a lot to offer. If you’re great nurse, you’ll always be in demand and there are many job opportunities from which you can opt for and you can choose many different paths in the course of your career. There aren’t that many careers that allow you this kind of diverse job opportunity. Apart from this, you have job security, with good wages, a challenging atmosphere, and the chance to learn and grow into different paths. The nursing career is fast paced and you have to be an energetic individual who can multi-task and manage priorities to opt for this career. Nursing jobs are in high demand; this field is experiencing significant growth and you can be right there, harvesting the growth and learning opportunities.... [-]

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Bachelor

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The Dental Technology programme is the first ever kind of bachelor degree in Malaysia. It is a professional course designed to coach and to nurture the students to equip ... [+]

Bachelor of Dental Technology

The Dental Technology programme is the first ever kind of bachelor degree in Malaysia. It is a professional course designed to coach and to nurture the students to equip as skilled dental technologists. The programme aims to develop dental technologists with foundation knowledge to work effectively as a part of the dental team for the planning, designing and fabrication of various dental prostheses like complete dentures, removable partial dentures, fixed dental prostheses, and other intra oral appliances like orthodontic appliances etc.

The basic biomedical sciences within this programme will be taught in the school of medicine. The technical learning will be carried out in the school of dentistry and dental hospital. The students of dental technology will be integrated with the undergraduate dental students for some elements of course to ensure effective teamwork throughout their dental profession.... [-]

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The AIMST University medical programme is modern and innovative. It is modeled on the clinically integrated curriculum followed by major medical schools in the United Kin ... [+]

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)

The AIMST University medical programme is modern and innovative. It is modeled on the clinically integrated curriculum followed by major medical schools in the United Kingdom and also incorporates local requirements stipulated by the Malaysian Medical Council. The 5-year programme is conducted entirely within the State.

Programme Outline

Year 1

The first year programme features integrated teaching on a molecular and cellular basis of medical society and health. Biostatistics and ethics in medicine coupled with a short interface with the hospital, students are to complete a Self Study Module, choosing from a selected list of subject-specific topics, or a non-assigned topic. Primary care interphase for 2 weeks... [-]

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Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that assesses, diagnoses, treats, and works to prevent disease and disability through physical means. Physiotherapists are expert ... [+]

Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)

Physiotherapy is a healthcare profession that assesses, diagnoses, treats, and works to prevent disease and disability through physical means. Physiotherapists are experts in movement and function who work in partnership with their patients, assisting them to overcome movement disorders, which may have been present from birth, acquired through accident or injury, or are the result of ageing or life-changing events.

Physiotherapy can help recover from injury, reduce pain and stiffness, and increase mobility. A physiotherapist can also help you prevent further injury by listening to your needs and working with you to plan the most appropriate treatment for your condition, including setting goals and treatment outcomes.... [-]

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Diploma

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As one of the universities in Malaysia recognized for producing 'job ready' graduates, programmes offered at the AIMST School of Physiotherapy provide a gateway to a rewa ... [+]

Diploma in Physiotherapy

As one of the universities in Malaysia recognized for producing 'job ready' graduates, programmes offered at the AIMST School of Physiotherapy provide a gateway to a rewarding career. The fully accredited course offers a formal curriculum that contains all of the elements required for professional accreditation by the Malaysian Qualifying Agency (MQA). Graduates of this course are also eligible for membership in the Malaysian Physiotherapy Association (MPA).

Physiotherapist students undertake a comprehensive programme of physiotherapy skills, behavioral and health sciences and professional development. This is expedited by intensive clinical education experiences. Throughout the programme, emphasis is placed on the importance of evidence-based clinical practice and the use of ongoing research in physiotherapy, therefore developing and building student research skills for use in professional practice.... [-]

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MSc

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AIMST University now offers a Master of Science (M.Sc) in Human Anatomy. This innovative programme provides a solid foundation in human anatomy as a basis for teaching, a ... [+]

MSc in Human Anatomy

AIMST University now offers a Master of Science (M.Sc) in Human Anatomy. This innovative programme provides a solid foundation in human anatomy as a basis for teaching, as well as basic and applied research. It considers all aspects of human anatomy and incorporates local requirements as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.

This programme has been developed to provide postgraduate training in human anatomy and is intended for students graduating from life sciences and related disciplines who wish to extend their knowledge of anatomy and/or who wish to pursue a career in the anatomical sciences.

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Introduction to health professions Human anatomy ... [-]
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AIMST University now offers a Master of Science (M.Sc) in Medical Microbiology. This innovative programme provides a solid foundation in medical microbiology as a basis f ... [+]

MSc in Medical Microbiology

AIMST University now offers a Master of Science (M.Sc) in Medical Microbiology. This innovative programme provides a solid foundation in medical microbiology as a basis for teaching, as well as basic and applied research. It considers all aspects of medical microbiology and incorporates local requirement as stipulated by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency.

This programme has been develop to provide postgraduate training in medical microbiology and is intended for students graduating from life science and related disciplines who wish to extend their knowledge of microbiology and / or wish to pursue a career in the medical sciences.

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AIMST University now offers a Master of Science in Medical Physiology. The programme is designed to enable graduates to acquire and demonstrate: Acceptable level of under ... [+]

MSc in Medical Physiology

AIMST University now offers a Master of Science in Medical Physiology. The programme is designed to enable graduates to acquire and demonstrate: Acceptable level of understanding of the structure and functioning of the human body, aptitude for research in a field related to the discipline of medical physiology, aptitude to teach physiology to undergraduate students in the professions and for pursuing evidence-informed physiology education, high standards of professional conducts and aptitude for continuous professional development.

Programme Outline

Year 1

Introduction to health professions Medical physiology General & cellural basis of medical physiology Physiology of nerve & muscle Hematology & immunology Gastrointestinal physiology Endocrinology & reproduction Cardiovascular physiology Pulmonary physiology Renal & acid- base physiology ... [-]
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The Master of Science (Pharmacy) programme at AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in research, biostatistics, and provision ... [+]

MSc in Pharmacy

The Master of Science (Pharmacy) programme at AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in research, biostatistics, and provision of top-notch laboratory services. This program leads to specialization in various aspects of pharmaceutical research, which is an integral part of the drug discovery and drug design processes.

Core subjects are the fulcrum of the programme in conjunction with the research activities. Written and oral communication skills; conducting practice-based research with a thesis are the hallmarks of this programme.

In the first semester, the programme covers theoretical sections in the subjects of introductions (pharmacy core papers) and biostatistics. In the second semester, the programme students have to take a project that is aimed to develop and explore the knowledge on drug discovery process.... [-]

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Master

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The Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy) programme in AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in evidence-based practice, rati ... [+]

Master of Pharmacy in Clinical Pharmacy

The Master of Pharmacy (Clinical Pharmacy) programme in AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in evidence-based practice, rational use of medications, practice-based research, and provision of top-notch clinical pharmacy services.

Core clinical pharmacy subjects are the fulcrum of the programme in conjunction with the training. Written and oral communication skills; conducting practice-based research with a thesis are the hallmarks of this programme.

Why AIMST

AIMST University pledges to provide the best array of services and facilities to meet the discerning needs of our students. We have a range of specialist services ready to help and support them during their time with us. Our Student Affairs Officers will assist students in making arrangements for accommodation, transportation and even help to organize extracurricular activities for them. We also have a team of professionally trained Student Counsellors who are ever willing to assist students in handling any personal difficulties or problems. Students who require financial assistance may also contact the Student Affairs Division.... [-]

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PhD

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The Doctor of Science (Pharmacy) programme in AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in research, bio-statistics and provision ... [+]

Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmacy

The Doctor of Science (Pharmacy) programme in AIMST University is tailored to fortify students in order to enhance their skills in research, bio-statistics and provision of top-notch laboratory services.Core subjects are the fulcrum of the programme in conjunction with the research activities.

Why AIMST

AIMST University pledges to provide the best array of services and facilities to meet the discerning needs of our students. We have a range of specialist services ready to help and support them during their time with us. Our Student Affairs Officers will assist students in making arrangements for accommodation, transportation and even help to organise extracurricular activities for them. We also have a team of professionally trained Student Counsellors who are ever willing to assist students in handling any personal difficulties or problems. Students who require financial assistance may also contact the Student Affairs Division.... [-]

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The Ph.D. program emphasizes independence in scientific pursuit and critical thinking with an emphasis on quality research and life-long learning to bring the student to ... [+]

The Ph.D. program emphasizes independence in scientific pursuit and critical thinking with an emphasis on quality research and life-long learning to bring the student to a higher level of competence in Medical Microbiology with special expertise in an area chosen for the thesis. It considers all aspects of Medical Microbiology and incorporates all learning domains of Malaysian Qualifications Framework. A Doctoral Degree is to provide further enhancement of knowledge, skills, and abilities obtained at the master’s level. It generally provides the graduate with the abilities to conduct independent research.

The broad objective of the Ph.D. Medical Microbiology programme is to produce high-quality graduates that are able to integrate knowledge and skills drawn from biological sciences and related technologies, taking into account the aspects of ethics, communication skills, leadership, professionalism and social responsibility.... [-]

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