Further to the latest announcement by the Malaysian Government on 28 May 2021, with the all-time high number of Covid-19 cases reaching 8 – 9,000+, please be informed that the whole country is placed under a Nationwide Total Lockdown from 1 to 14 June 2021. 

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During this period, all sectors are not allowed to operate except essential economic and service sectors which will be listed / announced by the National Security Council / Majlis Keselamatan Negara (MKN). Based on the briefing by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) on 29 May 2021, please be informed that all IMU Campuses will be physically closed during this period or until further updates from the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) / MKN and governing authorities. As such, please note on the followings:

  • All online Teaching and Learning activities will continue as per schedule. There are no changes unless updated by your respective Schools. Face-to-Face teaching and learning activities will be suspended temporarily.
  • All students are NOT allowed to move / travel with immediate effect.
  • For Students:
    • Please refer to your respective Schools for the latest updates. You may also refer to the Student Portal or Student Services Hub for more information.
    • Should you have any concerns pertaining your academic matters, please reach out to your respective School’s Programme Director.
  • For Staff: Please refer to your Head of Departments on work arrangements. All departments and personnel must be contactable via online during operational hours.
  • Essential operations which are in compliance with the Total Lockdown directives are ongoing and you are to observe strict SOPs at all times.
  • Interstate and inter-district travels are still not allowed.
    • Travels for your Covid-19 vaccination is permitted. Please adhere to the SOPs by MKN.
    • Staff who are required to be on campus for essential operations are to ensure you have the updated IMU Letter of Authorisation for travelling purposes. 
  • The University strongly encourages students and staff to register for your Covid-19 vaccination via the MySejahtera app. Aside from the medical and dental students, the University is following up closely with the respective governing authorities on the vaccination roll-out for nursing / health sciences / complementary and alternative medicine students.
  • The IMU Healthcare will continue to provide essential services. For updates, please refer to FB: IMUHealthcare


        Should you require any further assistance during this period, please do not hesitate to email:

        • For teaching & learning: please refer to your respective Programme Directors
        • For e-learning: [email protected]
        • For any other student matters: Student Services Hub ([email protected])
        • For staff: please refer to your Head of Departments
        • For your mental wellbeing: IMU Students please reach out to our counselors via the IMU 24/7 Mental Health Hotline at Call / WhatsApp: +6012 – 431 1562


        Please check your emails regularly for the latest advisories to ensure your journey with us continues smoothly with minimal disruptions in this dynamic situation.

        Thank you for your kind cooperation. Stay Safe and Healthy!

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