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At the Forefront of Anatomy Teaching and Learning Approaches

Members of NUMed's Anatomy Working Group (AWG) recently won the e-poster competition at the 2nd Malaysian Anatomical Association Education Symposium (MAAES) 2023.

Fostering Excellence in Science and Medicine

The academic staff at NUMed is made up of highly skilled and experienced lecturers from a variety of backgrounds and specialisations.

NUMed’s New Dean of Academic Affairs Honoured for Teaching Excellence

New Dean of Academic Affairs has received prestigious accolades for making an outstanding impact on student outcomes and the teaching profession.

Realise Your Passion For Health Sciences

Medical students can expect to receive a broad education, which will serve as the foundation for further career specialisation.

Prestigious UK Education that Combines the Best of Two Worlds

As an international branch campus of Newcastle University, UK, NUMed offers top-notch British-style education that is identical to that offered at the parent campus yet is conveniently accessible within the cosy boundaries of Malaysia.

A Diverse Educational Experience to Build a Global Perspective at NUMed

As the international branch campus of Newcastle University, UK, Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) welcomes students from different backgrounds while offering the same curricula as its parent campus.

A Graduation Celebration with a Twist

The Class of 2023 of Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia’s (NUMed) Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree programme celebrated their graduation with a graduation ball, themed “Your Golden Hour” recently.

Diverse Career Opportunities with MBBS

MBBS students who wish to pursue a Bachelor of Science (BSc) or Master’s degree in research or medical education are typically encouraged to do so after the second or fourth year of their studies, subject to the entry criteria of the course they wish to pursue.

Congratulations to the IAMS 2nd World Congress Poster & Oral Presentation Award Winners

The IAMS 2nd World Congress was recently held at Iskandar Puteri, Johor. The event provided a platform for medical students and doctors to share their latest findings and insights through oral and poster presentations.

A Lifesaving Cause by NUMed’s VOLTAGE Society

With hospitals constantly in need of blood donations, the NUMed's Volunteer To Aspire Generations (VOLTAGE) Society took it upon itself to positively contribute to Johor’s community and possibly save lives.

Raising Awareness on the Importance of Health Screenings

Understanding their ability to serve the public, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) Year 5 students from Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) took on the challenge to organise a health camp on 20 May 2023.

Explore your Career Anywhere With A Globally Recognised Degree

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) is a global campus of Newcastle University, UK, which strives to provide internationally acclaimed education in healthcare to students on Malaysian shores.

Enhancing Students’ Surgical Skills

In a bid to help Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) students hone their proficiency in this area, the NUMed Surgical Society organised a full-day Basic Suturing Workshop on campus in mid-April 2023.

A Solid Foundation with a Global Experience at NUMed

Strategically situated in Johor, Malaysia, Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) is well-equipped to provide students with a truly global experience.

Bringing Cheer to Berkat Children’s Home

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia Asian Medical Student Association (AMSA NUMed) organised a visit to Berkat Children’s Home, an orphanage situated in Johor Bahru.

NUMed’s Pre-Med Workshop 2023 Makes an Inspiring Comeback

After a five-year hiatus, the Pre-Med Workshop 2023, organised by the Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia Asian Medical Students’ Association (AMSA NUMed), was successfully held on 25 March 2023.

An Enchanting Evening at “The Secret Garden” with NUMed

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia's (NUMed) students traded in their lab coats for fabulous floral finery during the highly anticipated Secret Garden NUMed Ball 2023.

An Ideal Choice for Fostering Friendship and Fun

For those seeking a more active lifestyle, NUMed offers a variety of sports clubs such as Volleyball Club, FLEB Frisbee, NUMed Basketball Association, and NUMed Dance Club.

Why are Biomedical Sciences Graduates Highly Sought After?

The study of biomedical sciences lays the foundation for graduates to master a thorough understanding of human anatomy that underpins the development and basic functions of humans and other organisms.

Your Wellbeing, Our Priority: A Solid Support System at NUMed

University brings together students from diverse backgrounds, ethnicities, and nationalities under one roof.

Exploring the Journey in Biomedical Sciences

As a field of study that is concerned with saving lives, research, testing, and analysis, biomedical sciences can play a fundamental role in scientific research and modern medicine.

Mentorship Model: Creating A Framework for Students' Success

Mentoring relationships encourage the transfer of relevant knowledge, skills, and competencies that enable students to succeed in their studies and professional careers.

Unlocking A Versatile Career Roadmap With A Biomedical Sciences Degree

Biomedical sciences stands at the forefront as one of the most diverse fields in the realm of health sciences and modern medicine, offering plenty of opportunities for growth and advancement in a variety of areas including human and animal healthcare and research.

The Fascinating Prospects of Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical sciences is a comprehensive field of study that provides in-depth understanding about the science of the human body, which is rapidly evolving to fulfil the needs and demands of our healthcare system.

A Holistic Medical Education at NUMed

If you are looking for a career that will make a difference in the world, look no further than becoming a doctor.

Efforts To Raise Awareness On Dental Hygiene

AMSA NUMed conducted a oral health camp for students at SK Ladang Pendas in Gelang Patah, Johor.

A Token for Mental Wellbeing

The month of October signifies World Mental Health Day X Depression Awareness Month.

A Grand Welcome to the NUMed Family

Orientation Day marks our grand welcome for the freshies joining our Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) family.

Reasons Why You Should Venture into a Globally Acclaimed Medical University

When it comes to medical schools, most students will look for the best institution that can help them take the first step towards a better career.

Striving To Keep The Environment Clean

A clean environment is essential to sustain life and Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) understands the importance of maintaining a clean environment.

Opening of Eco Lounge in the Bid to Tackle Climate Change

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) officially opened its Eco Lounge on 30th September 2022. This was in line with its efforts to raise awareness about the global phenomenon of climate change and reduce the environmental impact on its beautiful green campus.

Shaping the Future of the Medical Workforce

Aspiring doctors need to be ready and able to meet current and future healthcare challenges while making a significant impact at the forefront of treating existing and new diseases.

Experience A Vibrant Student Life With Global Opportunities At NUMed

With medical studies being one of the most intense educational routes, a proper environment encourages and supports students’ growth.

Biomedical Sciences: Your First Step to Excellence

As the world is looking for new breakthroughs in improving healthcare, be at the forefront of healthcare sciences by pursuing biomedical sciences with world-class medical education that encompasses a global perspective with international collaboration.

Pursue Medical Education with a Global Perspective

Medicine is a highly regarded profession that is high in demand. This is especially true in recent times with the constant emergence of new viruses that challenge our healthcare.

What to Expect in a Medical School

During the first two years in medical school, students will be exposed to case-based learning and early clinical experiences.

Obtain Exceptional Medical Education at NUMed

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed), an international branch campus of Newcastle University, UK, offers world-class UK medical education on Malaysian soil.

A Comprehensive Approach Towards Preparing Medical Professionals for the Future

Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) is well-equipped to pave a smoother pathway for those who want to pursue a profession in medicine.

Shaping Medical Professionals for a Better Future in Healthcare

In its commitment to delivering high-quality medical education, Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) plays an essential role in shaping medical professionals of the future and preparing them for the world of medicine.

Life of a NUMed Student Post-Pandemic

The global pandemic has taken a toll on the physical, mental, and emotional health of the world’s population at large, especially college students.

Bringing the Best Education while Adopting New Norms

There were numerous setbacks stemming from a sudden shift from onsite to online classrooms, which included changes in the learning environment, having to adapt to different approaches in teaching, and students not being able to interact with friends or academics on campus.

Expanding Frontiers in the Medical Field with NUMed's International Collaboration and Global Engagement

NUMed aspires to provide the best medical education possible to students by equipping them with the necessary knowledge and skills to become capable medical professionals.

A Global Medical Education Experience on Malaysian Shores

Choosing an institution with a clear path to your desired career will help you avoid decision fatigue. If you're looking for a university to help you get a solid start in the medical field, Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia may be your best choice.

Impacting the Medical Field with Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences, also known as Biomedicine, is an academic field dedicated to the advancement of modern medicine

Cultivating A Caring Generation Of Medical Professionals For The Community

MBBS Stage 5 recently organised a Health Camp as part of its commitment to cultivating highly empathetic medical professionals via the delivery of high-quality medical education.