Master of Health Professions Education
Health professions education is in the front-line of professional practice. It helps to integrate a core set of competencies into health professions education and provides the education necessary to produce effective leaders and scholars in health professions education. It aims to create opportunities for learners to make contributions to their institutions, and to national and regional priorities.
IMU Postgraduate Certiﬁ cate, Diploma and Master Programmes in Health Professions Education are designed especially for health professionals who work in education. They aim to enable learners to develop an in-depth understanding of educational principles and values related to scholarship methods, curriculum, instruction, competence assessment, programme evaluation, quality assessment, primary care education, clinical decision making, and health related humanities, professionalism and ethics as well as management and leadership skills in health professions education. Job opportunities include teaching positions, positions in research organisations (including government department), positions involving designing, organising and developing curriculum, and positions of leadership in health professions education.
Postgraduate Diploma: 1½ – 2 years
Master: 2½ years or more
|A. ACADEMIC REQUIREMENTS||B. ENGLISH LANGUAGE REQUIREMENTS|
||The Standard English Proficiency requirements for IMU programmes are usually, overall band scores of IELTS 6.0 or TOEFL 550 (PBT) or 79 (IBT), TOEIC 620, Pearson 55 (PTE), Cambridge 45 (CPE) or 52 (CAE) or MUET band 4 or any other recognised English language qualification. IMU also admits international students from countries in which English is the first language or from any Malaysian or international institutions where the curriculum is conducted fully in English.All students at entry who do not have proof of any of the above recognised competencies in the English language will be required to sit for an English Placement Test to assess their language competency. If any of the students fail the English Placement Test then they will be required to attend a course on Academic Writing. The English Placement Test and the Academic Writing Module are offered at a cost.|
APPLICATION & REGISTRATION FEES
|Malaysian Student (RM)||International Student (RM)|
|Refundable Caution Deposit||2,000||2,000|
|Student Association Fee per Semester||40||40|
- Effective 2016, there will be a 15% reduction in postgraduate tuition fees for all IMU alumni who are self-funding their postgraduate study and meet the eligibility criteria.
- 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.
- Students must adhere to the “Policy on Payment of Fees“.
- For information on Student Visa Application fee, please check the “Visas & Immigration“
|ُTUITION FEE PER MODULE||TOTAL (RM)|
|Postgraduate Certiﬁcate and Postgraduate Diploma||24,000|
|Postgraduate Certiﬁcate, Postgraduate Diploma and Master||37,800|
|ُTUITION FEE PER MODULE||TOTAL (RM)|
|Postgraduate Certiﬁcate and Postgraduate Diploma||32,000|
|Postgraduate Certiﬁcate, Postgraduate Diploma and Master||49,800|
* Subject to number of credits registered per semester
ENQUIRIES? CONTACT US
Interested in applying for one of our programmes?
You will need to prepare the following documents for your application:
- Verified copies of your academic qualifications
- Evidence of English language proficiency
- A copy of your MyKad or the identification page of your passport
These supporting documents needs to be attached electronically to your application. Please note that all of our programmes require payment of a non-refundable application fee after the application has been submitted. Application will only be processed once the payment for application fee has been made.
We wish you all the best with your application, and hope we will be welcoming you into one of our programmes soon!
“The MHPE programme is suitable for anyone involved in education, assessment, programme design and research in health professions education. It will enhance learners’ professional credibility and confidence in teaching and practice, and is a stepping stone towards the MHPE and PhD in Health Professions Education. It prepares learners for career opportunities in health professional education and equips students with enhanced skills to carry out health professional’s education research at a higher degree. The combination of coursework, and research projects off era theory-grounded, evidence-based and research-intensive learning experience for the comprehensive understanding of the field.”
A/PROF STEFAN KUTZSCHE
Director, IMU Centre for Education & Programme Director
MD, PhD, MHA, MSc (MHPE)