INTI International University

Bachelor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Hons)


Fees (Malaysian students)
RM 136,030 RM 108,824 20% OFF *
Course Length
3 years
Intake
January, July
About the course

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) is a medical study that originated in ancient China thousands of years ago. Practitioners are skilled in the knowledge of herbs, acupuncture, and other methods to treat a wide range of conditions. This Traditional Chinese Medicine Degree Programme is the first of its kind in Malaysia. It covers the basic, classic and professional approaches to healthcare by highly qualified Traditional Chinese Medicine practitioners from both Malaysia and China. You will be equipped with a strong scientific foundation, basic medical knowledge and over 2,200 hours of practical clinical skills training.

* 20% INTI Edu-Assist Waiver is only applicable to those having a household income (including both working parents) of RM8,000 or less (Applied to West Malaysia students) and RM6,000 or less (Applied to East Malaysia students).
Entry Requirements
  • INTI Foundation: Completion of Foundation in Science with minimum CGPA of 2.5
  • Other Foundations: Completion of Foundation programme with minimum CGPA of 2.5 with credit in Maths and two science subjects at SPM level
  • STPM (Science Stream): CGPA of 2.5 and above
  • STPM (Arts Stream): CGPA of 2.5 and above with credit in Maths and 2 science subjects at SPM level
  • UEC: Minimum 5Bs (including Maths and one science subject)
  • A Level: 2 principal passes (including Maths and one science subject)
  • SAM: Minimum 5 Cs with TER of 75 (including Maths and one science subject)
  • NSW HSC: Minimum 10 units with ATAR of 75 (including Maths and one science subject)
  • Australian Year 12: Minimum ATAR of 75 (including Maths and one science subject)
  • Canadian Pre-U: Minimum 6 passes (including Maths and one science subject) with an average score of 70%
  • Diploma in Traditional Chinese Medicine and Complimentary Medicine from Traditional and Complementary Medicine-recognised institutions or Ministry of Higher Education with CGPA of 2.5 and above
  • Diploma in Traditional and Complimentary Medicine with CGPA above 2.0 with at least two years working experience in the relevant discipline may also be considered
  • Any Diploma from Traditional and Complementary Medicine-recognised institutions or Ministry of Higher Education with CGPA 2.5 and above
  • Recognised degree holders in any disciplined are eligible for entry at the discretion of the University subject to the code of practice
  • AND evidence of English language proficiency for foreign students prior to entry
Subjects

Year 1

  • Chinese Medicine Language I
  • Chinese Medicine Language II
  • Cell Biology & Biochemistry
  • Human Biology
  • Microbiology
  • Pharmacology
  • Theories of Chinese Medicine
  • History of Chinese Medicine
  • Diagnostic of Chinese Medicine
  • Chinese Medicine Materia Medica
  • Critical Thinking Skills

Year 2

  • Chinese Medicine Language III / Mandarin 3 (Medical Chinese)
  • Pathology
  • General Psychology
  • Prescription of Chinese Medicine
  • Fundamentals of Acupuncture
  • Technique and Treatment of Acupuncture and Moxibustion
  • Yellow Emperor’s Classic
  • Shang Han Lun
  • Technique of Tuina
  • Synopsis of Prescription of Golden Chamber

Year 3

  • Medical Laws, Regulations and Ethics
  • Therapeutics of Tuina
  • Allopathic Internal Medicine
  • Chinese Medicine Geriatrics
  • Synopsis of Prescriptions of the Golden CamberWen Bing Xue
  • Chinese Medicine Orthopaedics & Traumatology
  • Management Studies
  • Chinese Medicine Internal Medicine 1
  • Chinese Medicine Internal Medicine 2
  • Chinese Medicine External Medicine
  • Fundamentals of Modern Diagnostics
  • First Aid and Emergency Conditions
  • Wen Bing Xue

Year 4

  • Chinese Medicine Gynaecology
  • Chinese Medicine Paediatrics
  • Life Cultivation and Rehabilitation of Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Chinese Medicine External Medicine
  • Research Methodology

Year 5

  • Project – Traditional Chinese Medicine
  • Internship (Local and Abroad)

MPW Subjects

  • Bahasa Kebangsaan A/B
  • Malaysian Studies
  • Islamic Studies/Moral Education