Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

Staff Profile

Thanaletchumi Perumal

Senior Curriculum Manager



I started in 2011 at NUMed Malaysia and oversee all administrative aspects of the MBBS course.

Roles and responsibilities in relation to the MBBS course

  • To directly supervise all administrative staff that are responsible for the planning, organisation and delivery of the MBBS course. 
  • To manage the production and dissemination of all necessary course documentation
  • To organise the delivery of all assessments (assignments, examination papers, in-course assessment)
  • To manage and organize MBBS Annual Quality Monitoring Meetings, Phase I and Phase II Learning and Teaching Committees. TLSEC
  • To assist in the planning, organisation and support of the SSCs and Electives
  • To ensure effective and efficient processes are in place in respect of student support and progress
  • Responsible for managing processes related to graduates and House officer placements
  • Together with the Deans of Academic Affairs and Clinical Affairs strategically plan future delivery of the course


Masters in Business Administration (Open University of Malaysia)

Bachelor Science of Human Development (Second Class Hons) (University Putra Malaysia)