Perdana University Postgraduate Programmes


Postgraduate programmes available at Perdana University provides an upgrade to professionals looking to excel in their careers.


A student observing a test tube in a laboratory postgraduate.

Postgraduate Diploma in
Bioinformatics

This programme involves a fair balance between theoretical understanding and practical skills. It will nurture you to be a competent bioscientists capable of discovering the vast knowledge in biological data and develop and/or apply bioinformatics solutions to solve complex problems.


A student observing a test tube in a laboratory postgraduate.

Master of Science
in Public Health

Public health refers to all organised measures to prevent diseases, promote health, and prolong life among the population as a whole. If you wish to pursue an exciting career in public health as a medical doctor, researcher, nurse or other allied health professionals, you should consider this programme.


A student observing a test tube in a laboratory postgraduate.

Master of Science in
Bioinformatics (By Research)

The field of bioinformatics enhances your research capability and scholarly practice, helping you to be a better researcher. Explore the fields of diseases, genetics and personalised medicine with first-hand research and obtain exposure to the core of academic work while collaborating with your peers.



Master of Science in Bioinformatics
(By Coursework)

The MSc in Bioinformatics (By Coursework) is the perfect middle ground if you are looking for something more advanced than Perdana’s Postgraduate Diploma (PgD) in Bioinformatics but cannot be fully committed to the challenging demands of MSc Bioinformatics (By Research). This coursework programme offers you flexibility as well as an excellent postgraduate experience to take advantage of great job opportunities around the world.


A student observing a test tube in a laboratory postgraduate.

Doctor of Philosophy
(PhD)

Receive the highest level of training in the health sciences and be awarded with a PhD in health sciences. In this programme, you will produce research outcomes and scholarly reports appropriate for publication and referencing in higher education journals. The compact and comprehensive programme allows you access to international network of health science experts and clinicians, giving you tons of opportunities for career progression.


Why Perdana University?




Take the benefit of Attractive Scholarships.



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


Great news for both Malaysian and International students. You are now eligible to apply for Perdana University scholarships, which will go a long way to getting you the postgraduate education of your dreams. Terms & conditions apply. Fill up your details below to learn more.

  • Up to RM9,000 scholarships* for Master of Science (MSc) in Public Health. 
  • Scholarship by Alumni.
  • Scholarship by Merit.

*Terms & Conditions Apply. Applicable to both Malaysian and International students.







Why pursue Post Graduation from Perdana University?






  • Mentoring by dedicated and experienced local and foreign academicians, industry players and Ministry of Health officials.
  • Be a part of diverse and unique areas of research.
  • Gain access to an international network of health science experts and clinicians.
  • Secure better career prospects in health and life sciences (academia or industry).




Upcoming Intakes


Postgrad Dip in Bioinformatics | May, September 2019
MSc in Public Health | September 2019
MSc in Bioinformatics | September 2019



Perdana University




Perdana University was formed by a collaboration between Academic Medical Centre Sdn Bhd and the Public-Private Partnership Unit in the Prime Minister’s Department. Launched in 2011, the university has maintained its reputation in providing programmes that meet the requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and other professional accreditation agencies.

The university partners with multiple world-renowned institutions, agencies and organisations. Here at Perdana University, you will experience quality programmes benchmarked against international standards.


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