If you are inspired to make a difference in other people’s lives and feel that nursing could be your calling, then why not consider applying for the Sunway Medical Nursing Scholarship.
Sunway Medical Centre is offering this full scholarship to Malaysian students with SPM, STPM or other pre-university qualification, who wants to pursue a 3-year Diploma or a 4-year Bachelor degree in Nursing.
The entire studies of the scholarship recipients will be fully sponsored, which includes tuition fees, accommodation and living expenses until the end of the programme.
Upon graduation, scholarship recipients would get a 5-year job placement at Sunway Medical Centre and gain valuable work experience so that they can advance their nursing career.
Sunway Healthcare is part of the Sunway Group, one of Malaysia's largest conglomerates with core interests in property, construction, education and healthcare.
The group currently runs Sunway Medical Centre, which is one of the largest private tertiary hospitals in the region with 533 beds and is accredited with the Australian Council on Healthcare Standards (ACHS)
Uni Enrol is an online enrolment platform that aims to help students by matching them with the most suitable course and best scholarship. Since December 2017, Uni Enrol has matched 120 students with over RM2.5m worth of scholarship.
Now, in collaboration with Sunway Medical Centre, you can apply for Sunway Medical Full Scholarship in Nursing through Uni Enrol!
Minimum 5 credits including
• Bahasa Malaysia
• Science or Biology
• 1 other subject
Minimum CGPA of 2.50
Students sponsored under this programme will be studying at one of these colleges or universities
1 Adventist College of Nursing and Health Sciences
2 University Malaya Medical Centre
3 Sunway University
4 International Medical College Malaysia
5 Ramsay Sime Darby Healthcare College
6 University Tunku Abdul Rahman
7 Oriental Nilam College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Fill in the application form online and please include all your details and documentation for evaluation
If shortlisted, you will be advised on the preparation required and an interview appointment will be set
A representative from Sunway Medical Centre will conduct a phone interview with you as per appointment
Successful applicants will receive an offer letter from both Sunway Medical and the nursing school that you will be attending
You are required to undergo a medical check-up and submit the report to Sunway Medical Centre as proof of your health conditionNote: You must have good mental and physical health with no disability that might hinder your daily work performance
Your acceptance into the scholarship programme will be official after completing an agreement with Sunway MedicalNote: The start date of your nursing course will depend on the course intake month of your respective institution
Nursing is not just a profession, it is a lifelong mission to serve and help others who are in need.
Nurses who are passionate in their work are committed to putting their patients’ health and safety as top priority. They work selflessly to ensure that their patients receive the proper care and treatment that they need.
To become a certified Registered Nurse, you are required to:
You are qualified to practise this profession only when you have fulfilled all the above requirements.
Nurses have the option to pursue Advanced Degrees after completing their basic certificate qualifications
Nurses can choose to go into a specialisation that suit their interest such as critical care, oncology and paediatric
Malaysia needs 130,000 qualified nurses by 2020 to accommodate the nurse-to-population ratio of 1:200
There is a high demand for nurses in countries like Australia, New Zealand and Canada
Nurses enjoy seeing their patients recover from illnesses and lead healthy lives
It is a calling that keeps them going despite the hardships encountered during their nursing profession
Sunway Medical Centre is the first hospital in South East Asia to be accredited by the Australian Council of Healthcare Standards (ACHS). Therefore, the work experience gained here during the 5-year job placement will significantly boost your resume for future career advancement.
As one of the leading private healthcare providers in Malaysia, Sunway Medical Centre offers competitive salary to their healthcare professionals, including Registered Nurses, in order to attract and retain the best talents.
Sunway Group is planning to build 5 more hospitals by 2022 across 3 states i.e. Penang (Sunway Penang, Sunway Seberang Perai), Perak (Sunway Ipoh) and Kuala Lumpur (Sunway Velocity). This expansion translate to more opportunies for career growth and transfer to a location closer to home.