Science & Technology Cluster



The programme provides a coherent pathway of study relevant to critical care nursing practice. It is designed for nursing practitioners to develop their knowledge, understanding and skills related to nursing required for a professional who aspires to work at an advanced level of practice.  This programme encompassing a range of academic and courses related to nursing, and research.Upon successful completion of the MSc Nursing, students will have the knowledge and understanding necessary to work at an advanced level of practice within their chosen nursing discipline and apply research informed learning to international health communities to inform health service practice and delivery.


Entry Requirement

  • A bachelor’s degree with honors with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 in Nursing from UiTM or any other institution of higher learning recognized by the government of Malaysia.


  • At least 3 years working experience in ICU/ CCU/HDW/Pediatric ICU/A&E and related field


  • Poses valid Annual Practicing Certificate (APC).




  • Malaysian University English Test (MUET) Band 3
  • IELTS Band 5
  • TOEFL: Internet Based Test (IBT: 35 - 45) ; Computer Based Test (CBT: 107 - 131) ; Paper Based Test (417 - 450)
  • CEFR: B1
  • TOEIC: 356 - 440
  • BULATS: 40 - 59




Semester 1


  • Contemporary Nursing Practice
  • Advanced Critical Care Nursing OR
  • Advanced Care in Women’s Health
  • Applied Pharmacology in Nursing


Semester 2


  • Research Methodology
  • Legal Aspects of Bioethics in Nursing
  • Foodservice Operations


Semester 3


  • Research Statistical Application
  • Specialist Nursing Practice
  • Clinical Audit


Semester 4


  • Health Management and Economics
  • Critical Care Practice
  • Dissertation