Asia Metropolitan University AMU

About AMU: The Asia Metropolitan University is a private university located in Cheras, Selangor which is about 20 km south of Kuala Lumpur. Asia Metropolitan University (AMU) has grown into a full-fledged university offering a wide range of programmes which bears testimony to our impressive track record within the Malaysian private-higher education industry.

AMU is focused on producing trained, qualified, competent graduates for domestic and international markets in health sciences and various other disciplines. AMU aims to be “The University of Choice”  within the local and global education landscape. Above all, we envision our students to come from diverse cultures and background who will be able to significantly contribute to society and mankind. Currently, AMU provides a comprehensive educational pathway beginning of the foundation and diploma studies for post-secondary school certificate holders who can then move on to pursuing undergraduate studies. Beyond that AMU also offers a wide range of  masters and doctoral degree programmes.

Asia Metropolitan University AMU
Asia Metropolitan University AMU

 

Name in English Official Name in Malay Short Name Type Foundation Year
Asia Metropolitan University  Asia Metropolitan University   AMU Private   2004

 

Location of Asia Metropolitan University (AMU): AMU is located in Cheras which is about 10 KM south of Kuala Lumpur.

Full Address of AMU: G-8, Jalan Kemacahaya 11, Taman Kemacahaya, Batu 9, 43200 Cheras, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia.

Academic Requirement for admission in AMU
Foundation/PreU
  • Minimum 5 Grade B’s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) AND another subject of Secondary School Certificate
  • Minimum 5 credits in Mathematics, 2 Science subjects and 2 other subjects (Health Science)

    Or

  • Credit in 5 subjects and a pass in Mathematics
    Other equivalent qualifications as recognised by the Malaysian Government (Business Studies)
Diploma
  • National Higher School Certificate (or an Advanced Level or the equivalent of 12 years of basic education) with the grade 80% and above.

    Or 

  • Minimum 5 Grade B’s in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics (or Additional Mathematics) AND another subject of Secondary School Certificate
  • Minimum 5 credits in Mathematics, 2 Science subjects and 2 other subjects (Health Science)
Bachelor Programs
  • Foundation: Minimum CGPA of 2.5 in Biology and Chemistry AND SSC/SPM/PreU; 5 credits in 3 subjects of Biology, Physics, Mathematics, Chemistry or English. 
  • Diploma: Minimum CGPA 2.75.

    Others:

  • Related Diploma with CGPA > 2.5 and minimum 3 years working experience.
Master Programs (Research & Coursework)
  • Bachelor degree in related field or
  • Other qualification recognized as equivalent
PHD programs
  • A recognised master’s degree with CGPA of 3.0 or equivalent, or a professional qualification from a recognised institution of higher learning:

    Or

    Any other equivalent qualification from a recognised institute of the Malaysian Government

  

English Language requirement for admission in Asia Metropolitan University (AMU) : All international students who are going to apply for AMU are required to have Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOFEL) or the test administered by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with the minimum required score below for different levels of study

English Language Requirement for admission in Asia Metropolitan University
 Type of Program  Minimum Tofel Score Minimum Ielts Score
Bachelor
  • Paper Based Test: 520 (TWE of 4.0)
  • Internet Based Test: Reading 21
                                          Writing 23
 6
Master
  •  Paper Based Test: 550 (TWE of 4.5)
  • Internet Based Test: Reading 24
                                          Writing 27
 6.5
PHD
  •  Paper Based Test: 550 (TWE of 4.5)
  • Internet Based Test: Reading 24
                                          Writing 27
6.5 

NOTE:  The following tests in place of the TOEFL or IELTS is acceptable. To submit of them please contact our support team for approval.

  • ACT English
  • SAT Verbal
  • Advanced Placement International English Language (APIEL)
  • General Certificate of Education (GCE)
  • International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGSCE)
  • General Certificate of Secondary Education (GSCE)

NOTE: The following students may be exempt from the English proficiency requirements 

  • Accredited U.S. college graduates (associate degree or higher)
  • U.S. military service members
  • U.S. high school graduates or U.S. GED recipients
  • Students who have completed an English composition course with a grade of B- or higher at an accredited U.S. college.
  • Citizens of the following countries:

    American Samoa
    Anguilla
    Antigua and Barbuda
    Australia
    Bahamas
    Barbados
    Bermuda
    British Virgin Islands
    Canada
    Cayman Islands
    Dominica

    England
    Falkland Islands 
    Gibraltar
    Grenada
    Guam
    Guyana
    Ireland
    Jamaica
    New Zealand
    Northern Ireland
    Northern Mariana Islands

    Puerto Rico
    Scotland
    Solomon Islands
    St. Kitts and Nevis
    St. Lucia
    St. Vincent and the Grenadines 
    Trinidad and Tobago
    U.S. Virgin Islands
    Wales

 

NOTE: If you do not have one of the above English requirements, you are not eligible to apply for AMU University (you can apply to other universities which provide English Course or apply to English language institutes to get your IELTS)

 

Intake dates for admission in AMU 
Intakes Last date to apply for this intake (Closing Date)
September 20 MAY
February 20 OCT
NOTE: Applications received after the closing date will be processed for the following intake (Next Intake)

 

Required documents: List of required documents for admission in AMU and all Malaysian Universities, including English language institutes is available at this link.

Accommodation at AMU University: 
CASA SURIA APARTMENT

  • Apartment opposite University. Only 2 minutes walk to University.
  • Comes with swimming pool facility.
  • 3 minutes walk to nearby Cafeteria and Minimart.
  • Daily Shuttle Bus service from 6 am till 9pm go to the nearest Supermarket.
  • Peaceful environment.
  • Security – 24 hours.
  • Warden services for emergency cases.

Programs and cost of study in AMU: The following tables show the programs and tuition fees for Bachelor, Master and PHD programs available in AMU.

 NOTE: Tuition fees in the following tables are for 1 year, including registration fees, application fees, student visa, Medical Insurance and EMGS fees.

As we are an official representative of Asia Metropolitan University Malaysia, all our services such as Consultation, admission and getting the offer letter, Visa application and final registration, booking your room for all students are FREE of charge and we do not charge students any money.

Interested to apply? if you have any question about Asia Metropolitan University and interesting to apply for this university refer to contact us page and send us your requests, our counselors will reply you as soon as possible and help you to proceed for admission and student visa in Asia Metropolitan University.

 

Foundation Programs at AMU
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In Year Per Year
Faculty of Foundation and Language Studies
Foundation of Health Science  24,500
Foundation of Business Studies  21,500

 

Diploma Programs at AMU
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In Year Per Year
Faculty of Therapeutic and Emergency Medicine
Diploma in Physiotherapy  3 10,500
Diploma in Medical Imaging  3 10,500 
Diploma in ParaMedic Science  3 10,500
Diploma in Nursing  3 10,500 
Diploma in HealthCare 3 10,500
Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health 3 10,500
Diploma in Environmental Health 3 10,500
Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology 3 10,500
Faculty of Business
Diploma in Business Administration
Majoring: Marketing, Human Resource, Hospitality and Management, Health Management, Hospitality Administration
2.5   10,000

 

Bachelor Programs at AMU
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In Year Per Year
Faculty of Pharmacy
Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) 31,500
Faculty of Therapeutic and Emergency Medicine
Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons) 4 16,500 
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Paramedic Science 4 19,000
Bachelor of Imaging & Radiotherapy (Hons) 4 19,000
Bachelor of BioMedical Science (Hons) 4 16,500
Bachelor of Science (Hons) Health Management 4 16,500
Faculty of Medicine
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) 5 77,000
Faculty of Business
Bachelor of Business Administration
Majoring: Marketing, Human Resource, Hospitality and Management, Health Management, Hospitality Administration
3 10,600

 

Master’s and PhD Programs at AMU
Programs Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In Year Per Year
Faculty of Postgraduate Studies
Master’s in Pharmacy (Research) 2 16,000
Masters’s in HealthCare Management (Coursework) 1.5 14,000
Masters’s in Business Administration (Coursework) 1.5 19,000
Doctor of Business Administration (Coursework) 16000 
Doctor of Philosophy in Management (Research) 9000 
Doctor of Philosophy in Medical and Health Science (Research)  18000