The Department of Basic Sciences is part of the department in the Faculty of Health Sciences, UiTM that has been devoted to provide and serve the fundamental principles and understanding of basic science disciplines to various health science programmes. This department serves intellectual and supports to undergraduate of both diploma and degree students from various department at the faculty.

The teaching activities of this department are designed to be suited and met the requirements of various health science programs offered by the faculty including courses such as Anatomy and Physiology, Health Promotion, Health Psychology, Research Methodology and Biostatistics. The department in tandem with other clinical discipline aims to seek preparing a well-educated graduate with sufficient foundation, clinical and health knowledge in their fields which are essential for the development of a competent, qualified and established health science professional of the nation.

The Department of Basic Sciences also emphasizes integrative research that is applicable to human health. This department conducts research in various fields of health sciences such as phytomedicine, natural products, molecular biology, clinical psychology, health promotion, public health, statistic, anatomy and physiology

Courses offered

Anatomy and Physiology
Health Promotion
Health Psychology
Research Methodology

Research fields and expertise

Phytomedicine and natural products
Diabetic and Hypertension
Obesity and Hypercholesterolemia
Fertility and Reproductive
Public health
Health promotion
Health psychology


Contact Us : 

Coordinator of Basic Sciences
Faculty of Health Sciences
UiTM Puncak Alam

Telephone number : +603 3258 4361