Diploma in Nursing offers students an ability to function effectively with and possess a body of knowledge sufficient in depth to begin professional practice. This program prepares the students for professional practice in an excellent way and also for continuing personal development. Further this program enable the student to function collaboratively and effectively as a healthcare provider and team member.

It facilitates the students to communicate effectively within the healthcare delivery system and utmost diploma in nursing program transform the students into a matured healthcare professional.


Program Code : (R/723/4/0102) – (02/08/2019)

Duration of Programme:

Full Time : 3 Year

Education Fees:

Local (KPJUC, Nilai): RM52,850

Local (KPJIC, JB): RM46,200

International: RM80,400


On successful completion of 3 yrs. diploma in nursing program at KPJUC, candidates will be eligible to sit for national level nursing board exam (LJM). After the achievement, they will be awarded State Registered Nurse (SRN) status. They will be employed* by KPJ healthcare berhad hospitals nationwide and other healthcare institutions. Upon verification done by the respective country’s nursing board for equivalence, candidates are eligible to work worldwide.


i) Pass Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) or *EQUIVALENT with five (5) credits;

ii) Mandatory credit in :

Bahasa Melayu

Mathematics (Elementary or Additional or Modern)

Either one (1) of the credits below :

General Science


Chemistry and Pass in Biology

Physics and Pass in Biology

iii)   Credit in two (2) other subjects

iv)   Pass English