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Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

KP No: 
JPT/BPP (R/725/4/0052)06/19
Introduction

The Medical Laboratory Technologist is an essential member of the allied health service industry. It is upon the laboratory tests and results of the Medical Laboratory Technologist that doctors and surgeons will base their prognosis on. This internationally-recognised diploma equips you with the knowledge and skills to effectively use the sophisticated laboratory instruments and perform a wide variety of tests.

Gribbles Pathology
 
 
 
 
 
Nilai University’s special arrangement with Gribbles Pathology Malaysia, the largest private provider of diagnostics laboratory services in the region, guarantees you industrial attachment opportunities. You will be awarded an additional certificate of completion, jointly issued by Gribbles Malaysia and Nilai University. Besides Gribbles Pathology, arrangements are made for students to do their industrial placements at approved Pathology Laboratories in the Ministry of Health, Malaysia. You may also further progress to a degree level programme to specialise in the areas of Pharmacology, Physiology, Sports and Exercise Science and Biomedical Science with our reputable partners
Duration of Study

3 years

Intake Periods
January
March
May
July
October

 

Entry Requirements
SPM  5Cs including Bahasa Malaysia, English, Mathematics, 1 Science / Biology / Physics / Chemistry / General Science / Applied Science AND any subject
O-Level  5Cs including English, Mathematics, 1 Science / Biology / Physics / Chemistry / General Science / Applied Science AND 2 subjects
 

For other qualifications, please consult our programme counsellors.
*English requirements may apply to International Students.

 

 

  HEALTH REQUIREMENTS

All offers are subject to the student being certified by a medical practitioner as fit to be accepted into the programme and not having any of the following medical/physical conditions:
 
DEPRESSION // EPILEPSY // HEPATITIS B & C // TUBERCULOSIS (TB) // HIV & AIDS // MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS // PHYSICAL or IMPAIRED SENSES THAT HINDERS DEXTERIT

 

Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology

FOUNDATIONAL  
  • Introduction to Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Chemistry
  • Basic Biochemistry
  • Human Biology
  • Immunology
  • Laboratory Equipment
  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Basic Chemical Pathology
  • Basic Medical Microbiology
  • Basic Medical Parasitology
  • Basic Hematology
  • Basic Immunohematology
  • Basic Histopathology
  • Basic Cytology
 
CORE  
  • Chemical Pathology I
  • Medical Microbiology I
  • Medical Parasitology I
  • Hematology I
  • Immunohematology I
  • Histopathology I
  • Cytology I
  • Chemical Pathology III
  • Medical Microbiology III
  • Medical Parasitology III
  • Hematology III
  • Immunohematology III
  • Histopathology III
  • Cytology III
 
SUMMATIVE  
  • Project and Presentation
 
MATA PELAJARAN UMUM  
MPU1*
  • Pengajian Malaysia 2 OR Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1

MPU2

  • Graduate Preparatory Course

MPU3

  • Food and Culture OR Environment and Development in Malaysia

MPU4

  • Co-Curriculum
 
INDUSTRIAL TRAINING  
  • Chemical Pathology II
  • Medical Microbiology II
  • Medical Parasitology II
  • Hematology II
  • Immunohematology II
  • Histopathology II
  • Cytology II
 
ENGLISH LANGUAGE  
  • Basic Academic English
 
MALAY LANGUAGE
(only for Malaysian students without a credit in SPM BM)
 
  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A
 

* Pengajian Malaysia 2 is for local students while Bahasa Melayu Komunikasi 1 is for international students.