About the Program
The field of nursing is precious and valuable because it helps those in need apart from working with doctors as a team to perform the duties of medical treatments and carrying out clinical procedures. Nursing profession is very challenging, especially when attending patients, as well as to keep calm and not panicking when faced with emergency situations.
This field has a bright employment prospect, both in local and international job market. Diploma in nursing programme curriculum structure is designed to take into account the resolution and quality standard of Malaysia’s Nursing Board. It includes the cognitive component of nursing skills and adequate training to enable INSTEDT graduates to register with the Malaysia’s Nursing Board.
- Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) with at least five (5) credits in any subjects including Bahasa Melayu, Mathematics and Science and pass in English Language; or
- Pass O-Level with at least Grade C in 5 subjects and pass in English language; or
- Passed Sijil Tinggi Pelajaran Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent with at least a Grade C (CGMP 2.0) in 1 subject and a pass in English language; or
- Passed Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Level 3 in a relevant field; and pass SPM with credit in at least 1 subject and a reinforcement programme (only if necessary) and a pass in English language.
- General Nurse
- Special Nurse
- Industrial Nurse
After passing the Malaysia’s Nursing Board Examination, graduates will have the opportunities to work in any government and private hospitals/clinics, nursing homes and health-related industries in both domestic and overseas markets