Our History

Perdana University, an initiative between Academic Medical Centre Sdn Bhd and the Public-Private Partnership Unit in the Prime Minister’s Department, was officially launched in 2011.  The current Prime Minister of Malaysia, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad was the Founding Chancellor of the University.

This strong partnership with Malaysian government means that we are committed to delivering programmes of exceptional quality. With world-renowned institutions, agencies and organisations as our partners, Perdana University offers premier programmes of quality that are benchmarked against international standards. Perdana University’s Medical Degree Programme is in collaboration with the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.

Our Hospitals

The University has agreements with the Ministry of Health for the use of Hospital Kuala Lumpur, Hospital Putrajaya, Hospital Tunku Ja’afar Seremban, Hospital Bentong, Hospital Shah Alam, Hospital Likas and Hospital Beaufort for the training of its students.

Top Reasons Why Students Pick Perdana University

Up to RM400,000 Worth of Scholarships Per Student.

Focused Classrooms with Low Student-Lecturer Ratio.

Top Recognised Medical University Locally & Internationally.

The Only University In Malaysia to Provide a 5+0 Irish Medical Degree.

Popular Scholarships at Perdana University

Malaysian and International students are eligible to apply for Perdana University scholarships*. Fill up your details below to learn more.
  • Foundation in Science – (Up to RM9,000)
  • Perdana University-Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland (PU-RCSI) 5+0 Medical Degree – (RM100,000 Scholarship)
  • Graduate Entry Programme – Doctor of Medicine (MD) – (RM200,000 Scholarship till 30 June 2018)

*Terms & Conditions apply.

Foundation in Science at Perdana University

Our Foundation in Science is recognised by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and is fully accredited. It prepares students for any Health Science degree locally and internationally.



Students who wish to pursue the Perdana University-Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland programme are required to meet the pre-requisite below:

* SPM / O-Level: 5Bs each in Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics / Additional Mathematics and another subject.

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