Medical Requirement

Health Requirement for International Student Registration

The university has the right to reject an application, withdraw an offer, or to terminate a student from study if the applicant / student is 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 his / her study at USIM.

The list are as follows (but not restricted to): 

(1)   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 MOH
  • Japanese encephalitis,
  • SARS
  • Avian flu

 

(2)   Chronic Non-communicable Disease

 

Type of Disease / Problem

Example

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
  • Drugs

4

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

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