Begin the First Step towards
Your Career in Medicine

JUNE 2023 Intake

in Science

Up to 50% Scholarship available

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25 Years
of Excellence

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Up to RM4m

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Why Choose Our Foundation in Science?

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Early exposure to medical & clinical fields in a hospital setting.

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Interaction between FIS students & senior medical students.

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Opportunities to interact with clinicians.

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Progression into the 5-Year Medical Degree programme at RUMC.

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Exclusive accommodation at an affordable price with shuttle transport from campus to residence.

Malaysian Students RM30,000

International Students RM35,000


50% Scholarship

Equivalent to 50% of the tuition fee


Students who have obtained 8A’s & above in SPM

25% Scholarship

Equivalent to 25% of the tuition fee


Students who have obtained 6A’s & above in SPM

Progression Pathway

Our Foundation in Science (FIS) programme is a comprehensive pathway that prepares you for your journey in Medicine. Obtain fundamental skills and knowledge to progress into our 5-Year Medicine programme.

High-achieving students of our FIS programme will be qualified to enrol into the 5-Year Medicine Programme. Alternatively, students can also enrol into our Pre-Medical Year programme before progressing into our Irish medical degree programme.

RUMC FIS Progression Pathway

Entry Requirements

Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) / O-Level

3As 2Bs (AAABB) in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics / Additional Mathematics and one other subject


cGPA of above 3.0 with a GPA of above 3.5 in each of Science (including Biology, Chemistry and Physics), Mathematics and English respectively


B4 in Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Mathematics or Advanced Mathematics


45/50 Points with subject combination of Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and an additional subject.

*Please note that all requirements stated below are minimum academic criteria and do not guarantee admission.

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