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Foundation in Medicine

The foundation programmes at IIUM ACADEMY are designed to provide students with the required knowledge and necessary skills to prepare them for entry into the degree programmes offered by the various Kulliyyah's (faculties) at IIUM.

Entry into IIUM's Foundation programmes is open to Malaysian and international students but admission processing is handled separately according to applicant's nationality and qualification. The following table shows where applicants should apply in view of their nationality and qualification:

No.Applicant's CategoryQualification UsedAdmission Processing OfficeApplication Form
1.Malaysian (Bumi and non-Bumi)IGCSE, GCSE, GCE O-Level or other equivalent qualificationsIIUM Academy

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2.International studentsIGCSE, GCSE, GCE O-Level or other equivalent qualifications
IIUM Academy

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Students who have successfully completed this foundation programme and achieved a minimum CGPA of 2.5 will be offered admission into one of the following undergraduate degree programmes:

1.Bachelor of Medicine
2.Bachelor of Surgery

Programme Details

1. Minimum Grade A in English, AND

2. Minimum Grade A in the following subjects:

  • Biology
  • Chemistry


3. Minimum Grade A in Mathematics and ONE (1) other subject.

Minimum duration : 1 year (3 semesters)

Maximum duration : 2 years (6 semesters)