About MAHSA University


MAHSA, which stands for Malaysian Allied Health Sciences Academy, was founded by Professor Tan Sri Dr. Hj. Mohamed Haniffa who is the Pro-Chancellor of MAHSA University, and the Executive Chairman of the MAHSA Group. 

MAHSA University is the leading institution in the MAHSA Group and was established in 2004. 


About the partnership

The partnership is a dual award partnership in which students who successfully complete the requirements of the course will be awarded a degree from both MAHSA and UEL.

The partnership supports UEL and MAHSA’s shared vision of delivering vocationally relevant and stimulating courses that support graduate success.

List of partnership courses with MAHSA

  • BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Islamic Finance
  • BSc (Hons) Business Management
  • BA (Hons) Hospital Management
  • BSc (Hons) Information Technology 
  • MEng Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
  • MEng (Hons) Civil and Construction Engineering
  • BSc (Hons) Biomedical Science*
  • BSc (Hons) Physiotherapy Studies*
  • BSc (Hons) Nursing Studies*

* Subject to validation


How do I register for the Dual Award Courses?

You need to register at MAHSA University by meeting all the admission requirements of MAHSA and UEL.

On successful completion of this, MAHSA will register you with UEL.

Are the Courses recognised?

All the Courses are accredited by the Malaysian Qualification Agency and by the UEL Academic Board.

For professional accreditation details, please refer to both MAHSA University and UEL for your selected programme.

Does the Course affect my duration of Study?

The dual award course duration is the same for both the awards except for professional courses in Engineering.

You need to refer to MAHSA University for your study plan.

What support does UEL provide for the students?

You will avail full support from UEL and MAHSA University during and after your studies just like any other student on board at UEL.

You will get access to selected online resources, career and academic guidance, status updates at both campuses, and many more.

How will I benefit from the Dual Awards?

You will achieve accredited qualifications from MAHSA University and UEL within the same period at an affordable price while being in Malaysia.