Membership

Thank you for your interest to apply as our member. 

Who are eligible to become Members of MPA?

  1. Ordinary membership and Life membership shall be open to all Registered Psychiatrists who are citizens of Malaysia and actively engaged in full time practice of psychiatry in Malaysia. 
  2. Associate membership and Life Associate membership shall be open to all Registered Medical Practitioners, Allied Health professionals and paramedical workers with an interest in psychiatry and mental health.
  3. Proposer shall be from an active existing member of Malaysian Psychiatric Association.

Criteria for Membership Approval

Acceptance of applications is upon committee’s approval.

Benefits of membership (T&C applied): 

  1. Discounts for MPA events / courses
  2. Fellowship grant for MCPM events
  3. Sponsorship for conference registration fees (with paper / poster presentation)  
  4. Sponsorship for publication
  5. Grants for projects development

How to Apply?

  1. Download the application form further below on this page and fill it in.
  2. Send the completed application form to:

MALAYSIAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION
A/T Honorary Secretary Treasurer
Department of Psychological Medicine
Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
50603 Kuala Lumpur

Membership Fees and Terms of Payment 

  1. All membership fees are payable with the application for membership as below; 
  • Ordinary Member – RM 100.00 annually
  • Life Ordinary Member – RM 1,000.00
  • Associate Member – RM 50.00 annually
  • Life Associate Member – RM 300.00
  • Upgrade from Life Associate to Life Ordinary – RM 700.00 

** The amounts are subject to change by the Association at its Biennial General Meeting.

  1. Please add extra 50 cents for cheques outside Kuala Lumpur
  2. Annual subscriptions shall be payable in advance before the 31st March in each year.
  3. In the event of a member failing to pay the subscription for two consecutive years, the membership shall be deemed to have lapsed.
  4. Lapse membership may be reinstated with administrative cost determined by the committee.
  5. New membership application is only valid for the year applied. 

Payment Options

a) By Post or Delivery

You can post or deliver your payment to the secretariat of the Malaysian Psychiatric Association. 

  • Cheques should be made payable to Malaysian Psychiatric Association.
  • Write your full name, address and telephone no. on the backside of your cheque/bank draft
  • Post or deliver the cheque to:
    MALAYSIAN PSYCHIATRIC ASSOCIATION
    A/T Treasurer
    Department of Psychological Medicine
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Malaya
    50603 Kuala Lumpur

b) Payment by Direct Deposit/Telegraphic Transfer (TT)

  • The details are as follows:
    Bank: CIMB Bank
    Address: No 72a Jalan Universiti, A-1-G, Block A, Jaya One, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
    Tel. No. of Bank: 03-7964 4600
    Account Holder: Malaysian Psychiatric Association
    Swift Code: CIBBMYKL
    Bank Account Number: 8008023397
  • Please write your full name, address and telephone no. on the bank-in slip, scan or photo capture it and email the bank-in slip to MPA at ziana_0185@yahoo.com.my, attention Norziana Abdullah. 

Thank you!

Download the application form here.