Master In Nursing Education

The Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences currently offers a full-time Master in Nursing Education degree programme by coursework. This programme offers a broad curriculum which focuses on solid theoretical core on evidence-based nursing science, as well as background knowledge and skills in teaching and learning which are required in nursing education. The Master in Nursing Education is ideal for practicing registered nurses, nursing educators and graduates with primary degress in nursing who wish to focus on a career in nursing education.


Who Should Apply
The programme aims at providing opportunities to various group of potential candidates such as:
  • Registered nurses
  • Clinical nurse instructors
  • Nurse educators
  • Graduates with a primary degree in nursing


The elective courses offered in each semester are subject to the minimum number of students registering for the programme.

Year 1 | Semester 1

  • MNE60103 Contemporary Issues in Nursing Education
  • MNE60203 The Art and Science of Teaching and Learning
  • MNE60303 Instructional Design for Classroom and Clinical Teaching
  • MNE60403 Assessment and Evaluation in Teaching and Learning
  • MNE60703 Philosophy of Science and Evidence Based Nursing

Year 1 | Semester 2

  • MNE60503 Curriculum Development
  • MNE60603 Classroom Teaching Practicum
  • MNE60803 Qualitative Research
  • MNE60903 Quantitative Research and Biostatistics

Year 2 | Semester 2

  • MNE61003 Advanced Nursing Research
  • MNE61104 Practicum in Teaching

Year 2 | Semester 2

  • MNE61206 Dissertation


Malaysian student RM 15,500.00
International student RM 28,520.00

Fees include administrative, tuition and course materials for the duration of the programme. Further payment will be required if the students extend their studies.


Mr. Dev Nath Kaushal

Programme Coordinator,
Master in Nursing Education,
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FMHS),
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300 Kota Samarahan,
Tel : +(60-82) 587118
Fax : +(60-82) 665152
Email : nkdev@unimas.my

Website:  http://www.fmhs.unimas.my/
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak,
94300, Kota Samarahan,
Sarawak, Malaysia
Email : corporate@unimas.my
Tel : +60 82 58 1000

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