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Course Fees and Duration

Course Duration:
(31 m) 3 years 7 months
Course Tuition Fees:
Course Miscellanous Fees:


Not provided
Location of Study:
Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Sarawak, Selangor
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
Awarding University:
SEGi University

Diploma in Nursing

  Institution: Segi University

Field Of Study:
Health, Medicine & Welfare
Level Of Study:
Course Subject:
Healthcare Management, Nursing, Occupational Safety & Health, Psychology
Course Intake:
July, March, September


The Diploma in Nursing is designed to prepare students to be qualified as a Registered Nurse. This programme focuses both on the ‘care’ aspects of nursing as well as the ‘science’ of healthcare. Students will undergo a complete learning experience involving classroom work, activities at simulation wards, practical room and skills lab, and earn real life experience during attachments with partner hospitals and community health clinics.

The programme is approved by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). It is also accredited by the Malaysian Ministry of Health (MoH) and Malaysian Nursing Board. Students who pass the final examinations, including the Malaysian Nursing Board examinations, will graduate and be eligible to register with the Malaysian Nursing Board.

Career Opportunity

Holders of the SEGi Diploma in Nursing are able to access many employment opportunities in the field of clinical nursing, healthcare, education and management, locally and abroad. They can hold positions as a registered nurse, nursing supervisor, manager in a hospital, educator, industrial nurse, product specialists, etc.

Program Module

Health Sciences

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Anesthesia
  • Microbiology & Parasitology

Behavioural Sciences

  • Psychology
  • Communication
  • Human & Public Relations
  • Sociology
  • Medico-Legal Aspects
  • Professional Development
  • Principles of Management
  • Health System Research

Nursing Sciences

  • Principles and Practice of Nursing
  • Infections & Infl ammatory Disease, Burn & Scalds, Fluid & Electrolyte
  • Haemopoietic
  • Cardiovascular System
  • Respiratory System
  • Reproductive System
  • (i) Obstetrics, and
  • (ii) Gynaecology
  • Musculo – Skeletal System
  • Genito Urinary Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing
  • Gerontology
  • Environmental Health
  • Nervous System & Endocrine System
  • Dermatological
  • Epidemiology
  • Mental Health Nursing
  • Opthalmologocal & Ear, Nose, Throat Nursing
  • Communicable Disease
  • Principles of Management
  • Emergency & Disaster Nursing

Entry Requirement

Registered nurse with the Nursing Board of Malaysia
Diploma in Nursing or its equivalent
Possess current Annual Practicing Certificate
Entrants must have satisfactorily completed a 60 credit Level 2 Portfolio of Evidence to meet the criteria for study at Level 3
Students with evidence of alternative post-qualifying academic study equivalent to 60 credits at Level 2 will be considered for entry on an individual basis
3 years working experience
*Note: All applications are individually assessed.


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