• Learning Food Service Practices at a Thai Private Hospital

    Student Mobility to Bangkok for IMU Dietetics Students
    Three Semester 8 Dietetics with Nutrition students from International Medical University (IMU), Malaysia, Yap Thien Vern, Lim Wan Ying and Wong Wei Xiang, had the opportunity to undergo a 3-week attachment at a private hospital in Thailand. Here, the students share with us their experience during this attachment. “For us, food has always been an ... Read More

  • More than 2, 800 IMU Students Gain External Learning Experiences in Malaysia and Overseas

    Kazakhstan students at IMU under the Student Mobility programme
    In an era of globalisation, it is widely acknowledged that some overseas exposure as part of a degree programme can academically and socially enrich a student’s university experience, broaden the student’s perspectives and enhance his or her employment prospects. With this in view, the International Medical University (IMU) established a Student Mobility Programme as part ... Read More

  • Enhancing Knowledge Through Internship in Hong Kong

    23 March until 12 June 2015 – Gui Jian Sheng, an International Medical University (IMU) Medical Biotechnology student had the opportunity to undergo his internship at Department of Physiology of Stem Cell & Regenerative Medicine Consortium (SCRMC), Hong Kong. He relates his experience here. “My internship supervisor is Prof Ronald Li. My internship activities were divided ... Read More

  • Final Year Medical Biotechnology Student Gained Valuable Experience at Conference in New Zealand

    An International Medical University (IMU) Medical Biotechnology final year student, Foo Keat Hong presented his final year project outcomes at the 33rd Australasian Winter Conference on Brain Research (AWCBR). This conference was supported by the Neurological Foundation of New Zealand and held from 29 August 2015 to 2 September 2015 at the Copthorne Resort Hotel, ... Read More

  • Experiencing the World of Chinese Medicine at a Summer School in Shanghai

    Three students from the International Medical University (IMU)’s Chinese Medicine programme, Chua Hui Min, Pearly Chua and Lim Chen Sing had the opportunity to spend three weeks in Shanghai, China to attend a Summer School at Shanghai University of Traditional Chinese Medicine (SHUTCM). During this visit, the three students visited Longhua Hospital, Yue Yang Hospital ... Read More

  • Unforgettable Practical Attachment in Denmark

    Final year biomedical science student from International Medical University, Germaine Too Ga Sin had the opportunity to spend two months doing her practical attachment at the Center for Geomicrobiology, Aarhus University, Denmark. Here, she recalls fondly her experience in Denmark. “It has been a fantastic research experience for me to spend two months at the ... Read More

  • Wonderful Learning Experience During Practical Attachment in New Zealand

    Conducting a research project at a university overseas is indeed a once in a lifetime experience. This is what a final year Biomedical Science student from International Medical University (IMU), Yap Yiing Jye, did. She completed her 8-week practical attachment as a visiting student at the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Otago, Dunedin ... Read More

  • Internship in Singapore : Invaluable Experience for an IMU Medical Biotechnology Student

    6 April 2015 – 29 May 2015 – An International Medical University (IMU) medical biotechnology student, Chan Hong Hao, had the opportunity to do his internship at the Faculty of Dentistry (FOD), National University of Singapore, under the supervision of Dr Toh Wei Seong. Describing his eight-week experience in Singapore, Hong Hao said, “On the ... Read More

  • IMU Nursing Students Gains Exposure on Nursing Specialties in Singapore

    Four nursing students from the International Medical University (IMU) had the opportunity to undergo their clinical attachment as part of their Semester 8 elective module posting in Singapore. The students shares with us their experience in Singapore. One of the students, Low Chia Ren,  underwent her electives at National University Hospital (NUH). Commenting on her ... Read More

  • Experiencing a Different Perspective of Nursing Practices at Tzu Chi General Hospital, Taiwan

    The nursing elective module is one of the modules offered in Semester 8 for the Bachelor of Nursing (Hons) programme at the International Medical University (IMU). For this module, students are required to undergo four weeks of clinical attachment in a hospital either locally or internationally. A group of four nursing students took this opportunity ... Read More