Preparing to Study Abroad

To be able to study abroad would certainly be a dream of many. With the countless number of rewarding opportunities and life changing experiences, more students who are about to continue their tertiary studies are looking for ways on how they can continue studies in foreign countries. The courses in medicine and surgery field are…

Lifestyle Balance at RUMC

School years, especially those of university life, are indispensable stepping stones that lay the foundations for every teen before emerging into adulthood. Pre-university and university years serve as the transition space as they mimic the context of the real adult world in terms of social interactions and working life. However, it is not entirely replicating…

RUMC: The Cost-Effective Option To Study Medicine Abroad

Do you want to study medicine in another country? RUMC offers a great opportunity to ensure that your dreams of studying abroad come true. Malaysian students can enrol into the BSc Medicine and Surgery that is offered by us! Our 5-year Medicine programme is delivered transnationally – beginning with comprehensive pre-clinical training in Dublin followed…

A Step-by-Step Guide to Becoming a Family Medicine Specialist

The medical field is one of the most diverse and profitable, with numerous job opportunities for medical officers. One of the primary benefits of studying medicine is the opportunity to train in one of many medical specialties. This article is for you if you are thinking about getting a family medicine certification in Malaysia. We…

How To Know If You Are A Good Fit For a Pre-U Science Course?

To be a great doctor, having a solid foundation is the key. Despite the many differences doctors have, there are a few root characteristics that the best doctors have: Respect for people from all walks of life.  Providing the best care possible for all their patients and loved ones. Promoting a good and healthy lifestyle…

Why Do Doctors Choose to Specialise in Family Medicine?

One of the most thrilling experiences you may have while in medical school is deciding on which specialty you’ll be in after graduation. Choosing a speciality is more than just choosing a job; it is about choosing an identity, and one that is likely to be permanent. As a result, many factors influence your decision…

What You Should Know Before Pursuing A Medical Degree

If you’re considering getting a medical degree, you’re probably curious about the coursework and exams. Your parents may believe that you have a promising medical career ahead of you. You can enrol in medical courses in Malaysia if you are passionate about it and want to pursue it. But, before you start studying medicine, you…

What Are The Prerequisites To Be A Doctor In Malaysia?

Medicine is a rewarding field of study for students. Before deciding whether or not becoming a doctor is suitable for you, it’s crucial to understand the process. If you think this career path is the one for you, read on to learn about the prerequisites to be a doctor in Malaysia. If you are keen…

How RUMC’s Foundation In Science Programme Is Designed For Aspiring Doctors

Possessing a strong foundation is one of the major elements of a learning process. It enables you to prepare for more focused and specified studies. Pursuing a profession in the medical field also requires you to obtain a foundation that will be able to set you up for success. This foundation will be your transition…

How To Become A Family Physician: 5 Reasons Why This Is Your Dream Job

Many aspiring medical physicians are aware of their desire to attend medical school, but some may be unsure of the sort of doctor they want to be. This is because making such a significant decision might be overwhelming. When choosing the best medical job for yourself, you may have a lot of questions. Which career…

Pursuing Medical Degree at RUMC with the Irish Leaving Certificate Pathway

Are you wondering about getting on the pathway to study Medicine? What are some of the entry requirements that you can consider to begin your journey in Medicine? The Irish Leaving Certificate (ILC) is one of the direct pathways to study Medicine at RUMC. It is a state examination that marks the end of secondary…

What Should You Know Before Pursuing A Medical Degree

If you’re considering enrolling in medical courses in Malaysia, you’re probably curious about the coursework and exams that come with it. A career in Medicine empowers you to help people, to be respected by others and feel job satisfaction in a way that is impossible to put into words. If you are passionate about studying…

Medical Education Beyond Borders at RCSI and UCD Malaysia Campus

Are you an aspiring doctor looking for a high quality medical education? Then, read on. “If you’ve made up your mind to be come a doctor, then go for it Medicine is a noble profession and you’ve made the right choice says one of RCSI and UCD Malaysia Campus (RUMC)’s ambassadors, Wee Jing Yu. Jing…

My Father, My Inspiration – Dr Por Chia Yin’s Journey in Medicine at RUMC

Medicine is a journey to life-long learning with healthcare professionals constantly expected to remain relevant and provide safe and effective patient care. This echoes the goal of RCSI and UCD Malaysia Campus (RUMC) to maintain the international reputation and quality of its graduates. RUMC recently celebrated the academic excellence of Dr Por Chia Yin who…

Top 6 Reasons to Study Medicine at RUMC

Pursuing a career in medicine requires patience, discipline, and ambition. A career in Medicine challenges you to become a better version of yourself, as you strive to acquire the skills and knowledge needed. The journey is challenging and adventurous, but definitely worth taking.   To begin your journey in Medicine, you will need to be…

The Right Mindset When Enrolling into Medical School

Are you passionate about pursuing your dream of attending medical school? Are you looking to continue your undergraduate studies in the medical field? Or are you passionate about studying in any medical course? Then you should go for it. It is always better to pursue your dreams based on your passion to achieve your goals. Medicine has a wide range of fields and it requires a certain mindset to study for it. How to make up your mind to study in the medical field?

Family Medicine and Its Importance in the Future of Healthcare

Family medicine deals with trust and community. The profession requires physicians to have close personal relationships with their patients. These relationships are an integral part of family medicine, one that separates it from other medical professions.  If you see this in your future as a physician, read on. Similar to other medical professions, trainees working…

15 Things Every Aspiring Doctor Should Know

It is without a doubt that taking up a medical degree is one of the most challenging programmes. There are plenty of off-putting concerns about being a medical student, but in reality, obtaining a medical degree is packed with eye-opening experiences, with some being unexpected yet rewarding at the end of it all. Your medical…

Choosing the Right Medical Career Pathway

A medical degree from RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus could be your first step to becoming a doctor. We provide our students with the assistance, skills and knowledge to strive in their future careers. With our internationally-recognised medical degree, we are passionate about shaping you into being a healthcare professional and succeed in serving your…

RUMC in the News: Solid Grounding to an Irish Medical Degree

For many aspiring doctors, choosing to pursue medicine is one of the biggest decisions they have to make in life. Getting the right foundation is important for students to gain insights into medicine as a career choice. A foreign branch campus of leading universities in Ireland, RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus (RUMC) provides a comprehensive…

Why Should I Study Medicine at RUMC?

If you are an aspiring doctor, deciding on a good medical school can be a tough call to make. Being a prospective medical student, students would normally go for a medical degree that provides them with vast career and self-development opportunities. How about graduating with an Irish medical degree whilst gaining invaluable experience in Dublin?…

Alumni Story: Life-Long Passion to become a Doctor

Oloruntunmike Otitolola Adetona, better known as Tunmike, was born and raised in Nigeria. She grew up in a very loving and supportive family, full of energy and humour. Tunmike is an optimist who enjoys the simple things in life. It was her life-long dream to be a doctor. As a child, she would make her…