Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)

Quality Nurses are in great demand all over the world. With the rapid and technological advancement, there is also an increased demand for caring, highly knowledgeable and clinically competent nurses. There are ample opportunities for promotion, continuing education and self development.

UTAR's Bachelor of Nursing Programme is approved by the Malaysian Nursing Board and is nationally accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency. This programme aims to equip students with a strong foundation in the principles, theories and practices of modern nursing. 

This programme provides tertiary education that creates graduates who are strongly knowledge-based with the ability to think critically, perform competently in relevant skills, adapt and innovate to challenges and opportunities in the nursing profession. Upon successful completion of the programme, graduates are eligible to sit for the Malaysian Nursing Board Examination to be licensed for practice as a Registered Nurse.

Programme Details:


Bachelor of Nursing (Honours)

Accreditation Status:   

Fully accredited   


4 years (Full-time)


May, October   

Total Programme Fees:   

RM66,050 (Malaysian)

RM86,100 (International)  

Medium of Instruction:   



Sungai Long   


Faculty of Medicine and Health Science (FMHS)   

Career Prospects:

  • Registered Nurse (RN) 
  • Administrator 
  • Industrial Nurse 
  • Product Specialist 
  • NGO Charity Organisation 

Professional Recognition/Accreditation:

The UTAR Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) is recognised by the following organisations.

Sponsorship Opportunities:

UTAR offers scholarships to suitable qualified candidates to study Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) in UTAR. After successfully complete the programme, the graduate will serve at Hospital Sultan Azlan Shah, Kampar.

Students may apply for sponsorship offered by Sunway Medical Centre. Interested students must undergo a sponsorship selection process by Sunway Medical Centre. This sponsorship offers job security for successful candidates with promising nursing career pathway in Sunway Medical Centre after their graduation.