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Medical Education

We protect public health and safety by requiring all doctors to meet our standards before they can practise medicine in Malaysia.

The objective of this guideline is to provide guidance regarding the management of transfer student from one institution to other institution.

Condition to be fulfil for credit transfer:

a) if the student is still enrolled in current university; and

b) only between recognized universities listed in the Second Schedule of the Medical Act 1971; and

c) students from provisionally accredited Malaysian Medical schools can apply for credit transfer to fully accredited Malaysian Medical schools. Provisional Accredited Malaysian Medical schools are not allowed to accepted student for credit transfer; and

d) must fulfill the minimum criteria and qualifications for entry into a medical programme; and

e) if the curricular content between the receiving and the original institutions is MORE THAN 80% similar, exemption is allowed to a MAXIMUM of 40% from overall duration of study; and

f) if the curricular content between the receiving and the original institutions is 100% similar, lateral transfer is allowed provided candidate spend at least 2 years at the graduating institution.

 

Credit Transfer Processes and Policies