Health Requirement

International students at Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (The University) are required to abide by the following health examination requirement:

1. International student is strongly advised to ensure that he/she is free from the following diseases prior to arrival at Malaysia and throughout his/her studies:

(A) Communicable Disease

 

Type of Disease / Problem Example

Example

1

  • Contagious
  • Difficult and require prolonged treatment
  • Expensive treatment

HIV / AIDS

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis C

2

  • Infectious
  • Treatable within certain period of time.

 Tuberculosis

3

  • Infectious
  • Treatable within short period of time.
 Malaria
Typhoid
Syphilis (VDRL)

4

  • Communicable Disease defined as epidemic by Ministry Of Health (MOH)
Japanese encephalitis,
SARS
Avian flu

 (B)Chronic Non-communicable Disease

1

  • Condition that can endanger to himself or others.
  • Recurring repeatedly and affecting his study

 

Epilepsy
Schizophrenia
 

 

2

  • Expected to be prolonged.
  • Obvious and serious symptoms.
  • Prolong treatment schedule.
Dialysis
Cancer

3

  • Addiction or drug abuse as stated in AUKU or Malaysian Law.
Drugs

4

  • Continuous medication.
  • No serious symptoms.
  • Treatment does not affect study.
 Hypertension
Diabetes Melitus

2. International students are required to complete health examination at their respected country or at  Student Health Clinic at Student Affairs Division building before being allowed to register and to apply for any immigration document at his/her own cost

3. The university has the right to withdraw this offer or to terminate you from your study if you are found to suffer from or to be a carrier of contagious/infectious diseases, or to suffer from a medical condition requiring continuous medical care that will adversely affect your study at USIM.

4. The University will not process any document if the international student was found to be infected with any diseases mentioned in the table above and he/she shall be directed to leave the country as soon as possible at his/her own cost.

 

For further detail on health examination, kindly contact +606 7988121 (8.00 am - 5.00 pm local time, Monday to Friday)