Post Basic Certificate in Intensive Care Nursing


Post Basic Intensive Care Nursing Course is a 6-month full-time programme designed to provide nurses with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge, attitude and skills in the field of Intensive Care nursing. Graduates from this course will be knowledgeable and skillful in delivering care in the field of critical care in line with the industrial requirements.

June, December
Career Prospects
  • Registered Nurse
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Clinical Instructor Critical Care
  • Nurse Administrator in Critical Area
Estimated Total Course Fee
  • RM15,475
    for Malaysian students
  • USD3,579
    for international students
International students must pay their fees in RM equivalent. The USD here is just an indicative/estimation and subject to the prevalent exchange rate

Programme Structure

Basic Medical Sciences

Applied Anatomy & Physiology

Behavioural Sciences

Concepts of Critical Care Nursing

Nursing Sciences

Cardiovascular and Blood Disorders Nursing
Respiratory Nursing
Neurological and Endocrine Nursing
Renal & Gastrointestinal Nursing
Trauma & Emergency Nursing

Clinical Placement

Clinical Placement - Professional and Practice

Note: All students are required to undergo ACLS during the programme

Student studying

Entry Requirements

Post Basic Speciality in Nursing

For Malaysian Candidates only
(Not applicable for International Candidates)

  • Possess Diploma in Nursing from a recognised institution by MNB
  • Registered with MNB
  • Possess current Annual Practising Certificate (APC) for nurses from MNB
  • Minimum two (2) years clinical working experience. Experience in the Intensive Care setting is an added advantage.
  • Active Basic Life Support certification
  • University English requirement may imply.
Candidates Health Status
  • All candidates MUST be certified medically fit by a registered medical practitioner as required by the governing body.
  • Candidates MUST not have any physicals disabilities or impaired senses that hinder nursing dexterity.

Mode of Delivery

  • Online
  • Face to face in Practical

Other Special Instructions

  • All candidates will be required to complete clinical placement as a requirement of the curriculum.

Application Procedure


Send your application to:

Harjit Kaur
Programme Coordinator – Intensive Care Nursing
School of Medical and Life Sciences
Sunway University
Email: @email
Phone Number: 03-74918622 Ext 7422

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