Asia Metropolitan College Kota Kinabalu has established itself as a one of the leading private institutes of higher learning in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. Led by Chief Executive Madam Kristy Ng Sze Nee it is currently under the auspices of two giant companies, SMR Group and CREADOR and is fully dedicated to providing the opportunity for quality education in the field of healthcare and business. Located in Plaza Juta Likas, the main building was officiated by Dato Masidi Manjun, Minister of Tourism, Culture and the Environment on the 2nd of February 2010. The campus is fully equipped with modern state of the art facilities in order to provide the best student experience for those endeavoring to study here. It is also strategically placed due to its proximity to a hypermarket, a sports complex, banking facilities and eateries/restaurants. Approximately 4000 students have graduated from this college since its inception in 2008 with Diploma programs in the field of Nursing and other health science fields such as Physiotherapy, Pharmacy, Healthcare, Environmental Health and Medical Laboratory Technology. All our programs are fully accredited by KPT, MQA and LJM (for Nursing) and upon graduation students can take advantage of our Employment Placement Unit which aims to assist to source for vacancies for graduates in their relevant fields. Asia Metropolitan College Kota Kinabalu not only meets the critical manpower needs of the local healthcare industry but also provides Sabahans the opportunity to gain an education in healthcare sector.

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ASIA METROPOLITAN COLLEGE, KK

Lot 33-40, Block C, Plaza Juta, 7.2KM Off Jalan Tuaran, 88400 Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

Tel: +60 (88) 431 025/26/35/36 Fax: +60 (88) 431 045

Programmes @ AMU Kota Kinabalu

The Foundation in Health Sciences is a comprehensive one year pre-university programme aimed at providing students with the knowledge required to further their ambition of pursuing degree courses in the field of health sciences. Our programme is designed to offer an excellent and worthy pre-university education that will augment the relevant pathway towards achieving industry related careers specifically in the field of Medicine, Pharmacy, Physiotherapy, Allied Science and Health Care Management. This programme has attained full accreditation status by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) in the year 2009. It presents a smooth transition for students to pursue a degree in any health sciences industry with direct entry to chosen faculties at AMU as well as other educational private or international institutions.

STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value added Intensive English Programme &
  • Computer Based Training (CBT)
  • Entry into degree programmes
  • Scholarship for deserving candidates
  • Qualified academic staf
  • Small class size, usually 30 students per class

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

  • SPM/O -LEVEL: Leading to Medicine and Pharmacy majors (after completing FHS)
  • Minimum 5 Grade B’s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) AND another subject at SPM Level/O-Level Leading to other Bachelor Degrees (after completing FHS)
  • Minimum 5 credits in Mathematics, 2 Science subjects and 2 other subjects. International students may pursue FHS at AMU with equivalent academic qualification.
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Our Diploma in Pharmacy will provide students with a scientific background in biology, particuarly human biology, and chemistry and an introduction to the way these interact Pharmeutical Science. Students enrolled in our programme will develop a strong foundation in basic and Pharmaceutical Sciencescore skills which will be integrated with contemporary knowledge and application of pharmaceutics and pharmacy practice.

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STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value- added Intensive English programme
  • Computer Based Training (CBT)
  • Highly qualified professional academic staff
  • Entry into degree programmes (local and foreign)
  • Small class size, usually 30 students per class

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

  • Academic Requirement (As per Pharmacy Board Malaysia) SPM/O-LEVEL (Minimum 3 Credits)
  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • Physics/Chemistry/Biology
  • 1 other school subject (excluding literature)

World Confederation of Physical Therapy states, “Physical therapy provides services to individuals and populations to develop, maintain and restore maximum movement and functional ability throughout the lifespan.” Physiotherapists play a significant part in most healthcare teams and are involved in the maintenance and restoration of movement and function in a range of client groups. The course offers you the opportunity to acquire advanced theoretical knowledge and a deeper understanding of research and shows you how to integrate knowledge with clinical skills and experience a smooth transition for students to pursue a degree in any health related course with direct entry to the health science faculty at AMU as well as other educational private or international institutions.

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ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

1) SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English;
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry /General Science/Applied Science); and
  • Any other one subject

2) GCE/O Level or equivalent with 5 Grade C in the following subjects:

  • English
  • Mathematics;
  • 1 Science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/ General Science/Applied Science); and
  • Any other 2 subjects

3) Certificate related to Health Sciences with minimum CGPA 2.75.

This programme is to prepare trainees towards personal and professional growth and to ensure they obtained the knowledge and skills required in medical laboratory diagnosis and investigation. It qualifies the graduates to run clinical test required by physicians to make life affecting decisions in patient care.

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STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value-Added Intensive English Programme
  • Sponsorships by private hospitals for deserving candidates
  • Exceptional well-qualified professional academic staff
  • Further studies into degree programmes (local & foreign)

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/ General Science/Applied Science)
  • any other one subjects

Diploma in Healthcare provides a comprehensive healthcare management skills and knowledge within the healthcare industry. The program will expose the students to a wide array of subjects emphasizing on management philosophy, leadership, team building, performance management, ethics, organizational values, business planning and strategic decision as well as the application of eective communication skills. Diploma graduates are prepared to work in all types of health care organization, including hospitals, ambulatory care centers, home health agencies and long term care facilities.

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STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value- added Intensive English programme
  • Computer Based Training (CBT)
  • Highly qualified professional academic staff
  • Entry into degree programmes (local and foreign)
  • Small class size, usually 30 students per class

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia;
  • English;
  • Mathematics;
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/ General Science/Applied Science); and
  • Any other one subject.

Environmental health comprises those aspects of human health, including quality of life, that are determined by physical, chemical, biological, social, and psychosocial factors in the environments. It also refers to the theory and practice of assessing, correcting, controlling and preventing those factors in the environment that can potentially aect adversely the health of present and future generations. This program is suitable for those who love eldwork. The learning process in this program is interesting because not only it focuses on classroom lectures, but also includes eldwork activities such as water quality studies, noise sampling, land surveying, food premise inspections, fogging and visits to water treatments plants.

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STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value- added Intensive English programme
  • Computer Based Training (CBT)
  • Highly qualified professional academic staff
  • Entry into degree programmes (local and foreign)
  • Small class size, usually 30 students per class

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

SPM or equivalent with 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/ General Science/Applied Science); and
  • • Any other one subject

This 3-year Diploma programme prepares you to be a highly qualified nurse, recognised in Malaysia as well as countries such as Singapore and Brunei. Graduates from this programme are officially registered with the Malaysian Nursing Board upon passing of their Malaysian Nursing Board examination at the end of their 3 years course. This allows for opportunities to gain employment in various health sectors including in the government hospitals and private medical centres. This programme is the best option for those with deep interest and passion in the health care industry, particularly in client care. The learning process in this programme is very exciting as students will be exposed to continuous practical sessions in the skill labs. Students will also be sent for clinical attachment at the end of each semester in preparation to equip the students with the relevant knowledge, clinical skills and competency required in the nursing profession.

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STUDENTS BENEFIT:

  • Value-added intensive English programme
  • Sponsorships by private hospitals for eligible candidates
  • Well qualified lecturers
  • Entry into degree programmes (local & foreign)
  • Small class size, usually 15 students per class

ENTRY REQUIREMENT:

SPM or equivalent with minimum 5 credits in the following subjects:

  • Bahasa Malaysia
  • English – Pass only
  • Mathematics
  • 1 science subject (Biology/Physics/Chemistry/ General Science/Applied Science) and
  • Any other one subject

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