Nursing Scholarships for Degree and Diploma 2017

Nursing Scholarships for Degree and Diploma
UTAR Hospital
 
The UTAR Education Foundation wishes to establish a private specialist hospital within its Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman campus in Kampar, Perak. The establishment of this hospital will serve the medical needs of the local Kampar township, the students of the campus and Perak as a state as well.
 
The hospital will be a 522 bed facility built in multiple phases: Phase 1 will have 248 beds and Phase 2 with the rest of the 274 beds will be constructed after 2025. This hospital will have a complete range of all the clinical specialities.
 
The UTAR Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation that owns and operates Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) which has a campus in Kampar and Sungai Long. As part of its continuing social responsibilities to the local Kampar community, the Foundation intends on providing subsidised medical services to patients who are facing financial hardship via this new hospital.
 
 Artist's impression of the UTAR Hospital 
 
 
Apply Now for Nursing Scholarships!
 
 
Nursing Scholarships

Suitably qualified candidates identified by the UTAR Hospital will be offered scholarships to study a full-time degree programme in UTAR Sungai Long or a full-time diploma programme in a local nursing institution. After successfully completing the programme of study, he/she will serve the UTAR Hospital.

The scholarships will cover total programme fees, hostel accommodation, monthly allowance, uniform and shoes, and medical and insurance. 
 
 
UTAR Bachelor of Nursing 
 
Duration of Studies: 4 years
 
Commencement Date: May 2017
 
View this link for programme information: http://bit.ly/2hqLC48
or download the flyer by clicking HERE
 
Entry requirements:
 
Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
i. STPM with a minimum CGPA of 2.50 and
ii. Pass SPM with 5 credits:
  • Mandatory credits in Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics (or Additional/Modern Mathematics) 
  • Credit in one (1) of the following - General Science or Biology or Credit in Chemistry and Pass in Biology or Credit in Physics and Pass in Biology
  • Credits in two (2) other subjects
  • Pass in the English Language

Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
i. UEC with Grade B in 5 subjects including Science and Mathematics and
ii. Pass SPM or equivalent with 5 credits:
  • Mandatory credits in Bahasa Melayu and Mathematics (or Additional/Modern Mathematics) 
  • Credit in one (1) of the following - General Science or Biology or Credit in Chemistry and Pass in Biology or Credit in Physics and Pass in Biology
  • Credits in two (2) other subjects
  • Pass in the English Language

Others
1. UTAR Foundation programme with CGPA of 2.50
2. MOE Science Matriculation with CGPA of 2.50
3. Diploma in Science with CGPA of 2.50 (no credit transfers)
4. Any other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian Government.

Additional requirements for items 2, 3 & 4 above:
i. Pass SPM / equivalent with 5 credits
ii. Mandatory credits in Bahasa Malaysia and Mathematics (Elementary/Additional/Modern Maths)
iii Credit in one (1) of the following - General Science or Biology or credit in Chemistry and Pass in Biology or credit Physics and Pass in Biology
iv. Credit in two (2) other subjects
v. Pass in the English Language

Compulsory for all applicants:
Passed the English Language in one of the following examinations:
MUET - Band 3
IELTS - Band 5.5
TOEFL (paper based) - Score of 515
TOEFL (computer based) - Score of 215
TOEFL (internet based testing) - Score of 80
 
 
 
Diploma in Nursing at Other Nursing Institution
 
UTAR will provide sponsorships to students with interest in pursuing a full-time diploma programme in a local nursing institution selected by the Hospital management. Students will be awarded a Diploma in Nursing upon completion of the programme and will be officially registered with the Malaysian Nursing Board as Registered Nurse (SRN). 
 
Duration of Studies: 3 years
 
Commencement Date: April 2017
 
Entry Requirements:
 
SPM with 5 credits in
  • Bahasa Melayu
  • English
  • Science
  • Mathematics and
  • One of other subjects


For more information, please contact:

Ms. Chor Choy Yook
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman
Tel: 03-90860288
Email: chorcy@utar.edu.my