Duration (Full-time)


Occupational Therapy is a relatively new field in Malaysia, making it a novel and exciting career to consider. This noble profession requires dedicated individuals who are willing to give a helping hand to people from all walks of life.

The occupational therapy program at Perdana University is designed with academic rigor and vigor to produce professionals in the field. Supervision and guidance are provided throughout the entire program. Students are trained by a team of academicians and practitioners with relevant industry experience. The learning process involves an apprenticeship where knowledge and skills are passed from senior practitioners to a new generation of occupational therapists.

There is a global demand for professionally trained occupational therapists. As such, the training provided at Perdana University will ensure that you have the necessary skills to meet this demand. The skills acquired are field-specific and will also include soft skills needed to function well in a professional and social environment. In addition, pastoral care is a crucial feature of the program, ensuring that your development is holistic in nature.


JPT/BPP (R/726/6/0042) (MQA/FA3853) 01/26

Obtained a Diploma in Occupational Therapy with a minimum CGPA of 2.75 and at least 2 years of working experience in the field or CGPA of below 2.75 and at least 3 years of working experience in the field as approved by the Senate of Perdana University


  • The first private university in Malaysia to offer Bachelor Degree in Occupational Therapy.
  • Programme approved by World Federation of Occupational Therapist, WFOT.
  • Block series classes with blended learning experience.
  • Credit transfer and credit exemptions opportunities on selected courses.
  • Multidisciplinary educators with national and international collaboration.
  • Experienced educators in academia and clinical practice.
  • 100% employment rate
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