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HEALTH EXAMINATION REQUIREMENTS FOR NEW STUDENTS

HEALTH EXAMINATION FOR ALL NEW STUDENTS ARE COMPULSORY. 

Please check the following terms and regulation of health-related disorder for admission expecially for international student to Universiti Putra Malaysia.

 

TERMS AND REGULATION OF HEALTH-RELATED DISORDER FOR ADMISSION OF INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS TO UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA.

  1. COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
Type of Disease/Disorder
Example
Registration/Admission
  • Contagious
  • Recovery is expected to be difficult and delayed
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Registration/admission is prohibited
  • Contagious
  • Expected to recover with treatment
  • Tuberculosis
 
  • Registration/admission must be deferred until treatment in home country is completed.
  • Deferment should not be for more than two semesters.
  • Registration requires confirmation from the physician in charge that treatment has been completed.
  • Contagious
  • Expected to recover with treatment
  • Malaria
  • Typhoid
  • Syphilis
  • Registration/admission is allowed only after treatment is completed in home country
  • A contagious disease that is declared as an epidemic by the Malaysian Ministry of Health
  • Japanese Encephalitis
  • SARS
  • Avian flu
  • Ebola
  • H1N1
  • Registration/admission is prohibited

 

  1. NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASE
Type of Disease/Disorder
Example
Registration/Admission
  • Mental Illness an attack that may harm the student or other
  • Epilepsy
  • Schizophrenia
  • Depression
  • Bipolar Disorder
     A report is required from the treating psychiatrist. May be       accepted for registration/admission if any of the following      is met:
  • Symptom-free for > 12 months
  • Treatment is completed
  • Disease or disorder is expected to continue for an unspecified time · Apparent and serious symptoms · Long treatment schedule
  • End-stage renal failure requiring dialysis
  • Cancer
  • Registration/admission is prohibited
  • Addiction that is a direct violation of the Malaysian laws
     Drugs such as
  • Morphine
  • Cannabis
  • Amphetamine
  • Methamphetamine
  • Registration/admission is prohibited
  • Requires continuous medication
  • No serious symptoms
  • Treatment not affecting study
  • Hypertension
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Dyslipidemia
  • May register if treatment does not affect study

 

 

 

 

Updated:: 25/08/2023 [rahwati]

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