MBBS in Malaysia- Lincoln University Medicine program will cover a total of five years and it comprises 2 phases i.e a 2-year basic medical science phase followed by a 3-year clinical phase. Each year will comprise 2 semesters, each of 20 weeks teaching and learning duration.
Clinicians will participate in teaching activities in the second year to provide clinical orientation and interpretation. The inclusion of basic science lectures during the 3 clinical years will provide the necessary vertical integration between basic medical science and clinical teaching and learning process.
The first 2 years of basic medical science is being conducted in the Petaling Jaya campus while the clinical phase will be carried out in the hospitals and clinics situated in Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia.
At the end of the MD programme, graduates will acquire the required knowledge, develop essential clinical competencies and imbibe the right professional attitudes as well as values, which will help them to work as effective primary care physicians.
Duties of medical doctors include the examination of patients, diagnosis, prescribing of medicines, minor operations and treating injuries, diseases as well as other ailments. It further includes activities related to community development, thus acting as a role model.
Lincoln University College, Faculty of Medicine has been listed under the World Directory of Medical Schools. “The World Directory of Medical Schools has been developed through a partnership between the World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) and the Foundation for Advancement of International Medical Education and Research (FAIMER).”