Fee Structure (Malaysian)

Pre-University Programmes

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General Fee Guidelines

  • Students must adhere to the “Policy on Payment of Fees”.
  • IMU offers lock-in rate for tuition and ancillary fees to its students. This rate is applicable to semesters in IMU only.
  • Tuition and ancillary fees at Partner Universities overseas are subject to annual increases.
  • All students are required to pay Student Association Fees of RM40 per semester.
  • All students who are applying for the NHEF loans are required to pay their semester fees in FULL by the due date stated in the invoice.
  • The fees quoted for partner universities are current estimates only.
  • For instructions on payment details please click here.
  • All fees are accurate at time of print.
  • All fees quoted are in Ringgit Malaysia unless stated otherwise.
  • Students will be entitled to only ONE (1) of the bursaries (whichever is higher) at any one time and not allowed to combine the bursaries.
  • Bursaries are granted at the University’s sole discretion and the decisions are final.

Application & Registration Fees

APPLICATION FEES
REGISTRATION FEES
REFUNDABLE CAUTION DEPOSIT
PRE-UNIVERSITY
- Foundation in Science 150 300 1,000
UNDERGRADUATE
- Medicine 300 1,300 2,000
- Dentistry 300 1,300 3,000
- Pharmacy 150 850 2,000
- All other programmes 150 850 1,000
POSTGRADUATE
- Taught* 150 1,100 2,000
- By Research* 150 1,100 2,000

Application fee is payable upon submission of application

Registration fee and refundable caution deposit is payable upon acceptance of the offer letter issued by the IMU Admissions Office.

* All IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate studies and meet the eligibility criteria will be eligible for up to 15% bursary.

Pre-University Programme

TUITION FEE
Foundation in Science 24,900

Medicine

  TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) YEARS TOTAL FEE
Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) At International Medical University  
Phase 1 & Phase 2 5 5 494,900
  • The tuition fee for Bachelor in Medical Sciences Degree is RM38,080.

 

DEGREE FROM PARTNER UNIVERSITY
PHASE 1 AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY(IMU)
  TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) YEARS TOTAL FEE
Malaysia 269,450
PHASE 2 AT PARTNER MEDICAL SCHOOL (PMS)
COUNTRY AVERAGE TOTAL DURATION** (YEARS) AVERAGE YEARS / SEM GRAND TOTAL (RM)**
Australia 3 963,061
Canada 2 773,115
Ireland 3 846,728
New Zealand 3 1,032,645
United Kingdom 3 1,082,620
  • Overseas fees are subject to annual increase and currency exchange rate, and exclusive of levy and bridging fee.

Dentistry

  TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) YEARS TOTAL FEE
Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) At International Medical University
Phase 1 & Phase 2 5 5 598,000
  • Equipment Cost Students will be required to purchase equipment in order to carry out the required training exercises of the course. The sum is estimated at approximately RM10,000.

 

DEGREE FROM PARTNER UNIVERSITY
PHASE 1 AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY(IMU)
  TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) YEARS TOTAL FEE
Malaysia 321,000
PHASE 2 AT PARTNER DENTAL SCHOOL (PDS)
COUNTRY (Credit Transfer to) AVERAGE TOTAL DURATION** (YEARS) AVERAGE YEARS / SEM GRAND TOTAL (RM)**
University of Adelaide 3 1,052,504
University of Dalhousie 3 1,088,699
University of Otago 5 1,021,345
University of Dundee 3 885,656
University of Glasgow 3 989,606
  • Overseas fees are subject to annual increase and currency exchange rate, and exclusive of levy and bridging fee.

Pharmacy

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) 4 4 191,600 - - -
Credit Transfer to University of Otago
Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
4 2 95,800 2 NZ$85,376 334,767
Credit Transfer to University of Tasmania #
Bachelor of Pharmacy (BPharm)
4 2 95,800 2 A$69,900 307,527
  • # Students who opt for credit transfer to University of Tasmania are required to complete additional modules.

Biomedical Science

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Biomedical Science 3 3 111,000 - - -
Credit Transfer to University of Newcastle
Bachelor of Biomedical Science
3 55,500 A$59,025 234,287
Credit Transfer to University of Otago
Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science
4 2 74,000 2 NZ$83,126 306,670
Credit Transfer to University of Strathclyde
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
4 2 74,000 2 £41,300 298,342
Credit transfer to University of Strathclyde
BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science
3** 1 37,000 2 £41,300 261,342
Credit transfer to University of Strathclyde
MSc Forensic Science
4 3 111,000 1 £20,650 223,171

Chinese Medicine

COMPLEMENTARY & ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL *
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Chinese Medicine 4 4 103,200 - - -
Credit Transfer to RMIT University
Bachelor of Applied Science (Chinese Medicine)
5 3 77,400 2 A$71,040 292,580
Credit Transfer to China 5 3 77,400 2 RMB56,000 112,770

Chiropractic

COMPLEMENTARY & ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Chiropractic 4 4 248,800 - - -
Credit Transfer to AECC University College, England
MSc in Chiropractic
155,500 2 £29,046 313,278
Credit Transfer to University of South Wales, England
Master of Chiropractic
155,500 2 £27,000 302,164
Credit Transfer to RMIT University
Bachelor of Health Science
5 2 124,400 3 A$106,560 447,170
Bachelor of Health Science (Chiropractic)

– Fees of Uni of South Wales is inclusive of £1,500 scholarship for all self-funded students.

Dietetics With Nutrition

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Dietetics with Nutrition 4 4 177,600 - - -
Credit Transfer to University of Newcastle
Bachelor of Nutrition and Dietetics
4 2 88,800 2 A$74,200 313,552

Medical Biotechnology

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Medical Biotechnology 3 3 111,000 - - -
Credit Transfer to University of Newcastle
Bachelor in Biotechnology
3 1/2 55,500 2 A$80,150 298,274
Credit transfer to University of Strathclyde
MSc Industrial Biotechnology
4 3 111,000 1 £20,350 221,541
Credit transfer to University of Strathclyde
MSc Forensic Science
4 3 111,000 1 £20,900 224,529

Nursing

PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)
Bachelor of Nursing (Hons) (IMU) 4 4 84,000 - - -
  • A bursary of RM16,000 is available for eligible students of the nursing programme. Bursaries are granted at the University’s sole discretion and decisions are final.

Nutrition

PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL (RM) YEARS TOTAL ($)
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Nutrition (IMU) 3 3 117,000 - - -
Credit transfer to Deakin University
Bachelor of Nutrition Science
3 2 78,000 1 $35,600 185,832

Pharmaceutical Chemistry

PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Pharmaceutical Chemistry (IMU) 3 3 111,000 - - -
Credit transfer to University of Dundee Undergraduate 3** 1  37,000 2 £43,900 275,465
Credit transfer to University of Dundee Integrated Masters 4** 1 37,000 3 £65,850 394,697
Credit transfer to University of Dundee
Postgraduate
4**  1  37,000 3 £66,850  400,129
Credit Transfer to University of Sydney
Master of Pharmacy (MPharm)
5 3  111,000  2  A$98,000 407,842
Credit Transfer to Curtin University
Master of Pharmacy (MPharm)
 5  3  111,000 2 A$85,700 370,585
  • ** It is compulsory to complete the one-year IMU Foundation in Science prior to embarking on this pathway. Fees for Foundation in Science is RM 24,900
  • Credit transfer to University of Dundee: Please refer to the Pharmaceutical Chemistry brochure for the degrees available in this pathway.

Psychology

HEALTH SCIENCES PROGRAMME TOTAL DURATION (YEARS) AT INTERNATIONAL MEDICAL UNIVERSITY (IMU) AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY (PU) GRAND TOTAL (RM)*
YEARS TUITION FEE ESTIMATED TUITION FEES AT PARTNER UNIVERSITY
TOTAL YEARS TOTAL ($)*
Bachelor Of Science (Hons) Psychology 3 3 85,200 - - -
Credit Transfer to University of Newcastle (PS1)
Bachelor of Psychological Science
3 ½ 2 56,800 1 ½ A$60,405 239,767
Credit Transfer to University of Newcastle (PS2)
Bachelor of Psychological Science
3 1 ½ 39,900 1 ½ A$60,405 222,867
Credit Transfer to University of Strathclyde
BSc (Hons) Psychology or Bachelor of Psychology & Counselling
4 2 56,800 2 £41,300 281,142
Credit Transfer to University of Strathclyde
BSc (Hons) Psychology & Counselling and MSc Counselling
5 2 56,800  3  £49,300  324,598

Postgraduate Programmes - Taught

ACUPUNCTURE (MSC)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total – Local Track 52,500
  • All IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate studies and meet the eligibility criteria will be eligible for a 15% bursary.
ANALYTICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY (MSC)
SEMESTER TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 43,000
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION IN HEALTHCARE MANAGEMENT (MASTER)
TOTAL (RM)
Postgraduate Certificate 18,000
Postgraduate Diploma 27,000
Master 40,500
  • All IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate studies and meet the eligibility criteria will be eligible for a 15% bursary.
  • MBA: A bursary of RM8,000 is available for international students joining the 2021 intake.
COUNSELLING (MASTER)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 55,000
Fee for first intake 45,000
  • Students for the 2021 intake are eligible for RM5000 tuition fee bursary.
DIABETES MANAGEMENT & EDUCATION (PG DIP)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 25,200
  • A 20% reduction of tuition fees is available for members of Malaysian Dietitians’ Association (MDA), Malaysian Pharmaceutical Society (MPS), Malaysian Diabetes Educators Society (MDES), Malaysian Endocrine and Metabolic Society (MEMS), Ministry of Health Malaysia (MOH) , Chain Pharmacies and  Groups from Hospitals.
HEALTH PROFESSIONS EDUCATION (PG CERT / PG DIP / MASTER)
TUITION FEE Fees*
Fees After Bursary#
Postgraduate Certificate 18,000 14,000
Postgraduate Diploma 28,800 22,400
Master 37,800 29,400
  • * Subject to number of credits registered per semester
  • Malaysian students registering into the Master in Health Professions Education programme in 2021 are eligible for a bursary of RM8,400.
ENDODONTICS (POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 55,000
Fee for First Intake 50,000
  • Inaugural bursary for Prosthodontics and Endodontics (RM5,000) will bring forward to 2021.
IMPLANT DENTISTRY (POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 59,900
MOLECULAR MEDICINE (MSC)
SEMESTER TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 40,000
Double Degree: RM40,000 + GBP10000.00 (approximately RM52,110*)

*Based on exchange rates : £1 ≈ RM5.2110
MSc in Genomic Medicine (QMUL) – GBP10000.00

PHARMACY PRACTICE (MASTER)
SEMESTER TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 40,000
PROSTHODONTICS (POSTGRADUATE DIPLOMA)
TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 55,000
Fee for First Intake 50,000
  • Inaugural bursary for Prosthodontics and Endodontics (RM5,000) will bring forward to 2021.
PUBLIC HEALTH (MSC)
SEMESTER TOTAL (RM)
Grand Total 44,000

Postgraduate Programmes - By Research

MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (MSC)
TOTAL (RM)
Tuition Fee per Semester 5,500
Examination Fee 2,000
  • All IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate studies and meet the eligibility criteria will be eligible for a 15% bursary.
  • Total duration: 1 – 4 years
  • There are 2 semesters in a university year.
MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (PHD)
TOTAL (RM)
Tuition Fee per Semester 7,200
Examination Fee 2,500
  • All IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate studies and meet the eligibility criteria will be eligible for a 15% bursary.
  • Total duration: 2 – 6 years
  • There are 2 semesters in a university year

Postgraduate Programmes - Open & Distance Learning (ODL)

ANALYTICAL & PHARMACEUTICAL CHEMISTRY (MSC)
TOTAL (RM)
Tuition Fees* 38,800
MOLECULAR MEDICINE (MSC)
TOTAL (RM)
Tuition Fees* 36,000
PUBLIC HEALTH (MSC)
TOTAL (RM)
Tuition Fees* 37,000

Estimated overseas living cost per year

COUNTRY
ESTIMATED OVERSEAS LIVING COSTS (PER YEAR) EXCHANGE RATE
Australia A$22,000 (RM66,640) A$1 = RM3.0290
New Zealand NZ$17,200 (RM48,145) NZ$1 = RM2.7990
United Kingdom £12,000 (RM65,185) £1= RM 5.4320
Canada C$24,000 (RM75,960) C$1 = RM 3.1650
China RMB30,000 (RM18,948) RMB 1 = RM0.6316
Ireland € 13,200 (RM65,130) EURO 1 = RM4.9340
Malaysia RM36,000 (RM36,000) -

 

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