Malaysia

  • Capital : Kuala Lumpur
  • Currency : Malaysian ringgit
  • Language : Malay and English
  • Major Cities : Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Ipoh, George Town, Kuching
  • Major Intake : February, July, October

About Malaysia:

Malaysia is a multi cultural country and one of the wealthiest and developed country in Southeast Asian Nation by GDP. Malaysia is one of the world most popular coastal tourist destination. Free education is provided by government for 6 years at primary level and 5 years at secondary level. Currently there are 43 universities, 31 private universities colleges, 9 foreign university branch campuses and 414 private colleges in Malaysia.

Famous Places to Visit:

  • Petronas Towers
  • Cameron Highlands District
  • Mount Kinabalu
  • Penang
  • Perhentian Islands
  • Malaysian Borneo
  • Malacca
  • Tioman Island

Why study in Malaysia:

  • Quality Education: Malaysia offers international students many options of quality education programmes at a reasonable cost.
  • High standard of living: The infrastructure in Malaysia is one of the most developed in Asia with art, health care and medical facilities, advanced telecommunication and world class university campus.
  • Comfortable, peaceful and safe life: Malaysia is one of the safest and most political stable countries in the world with a relatively low crime rate and the country is free from most natural disasters which makes it an attractive place to live in.
  • Cost of Study for International Students:

    • Bachelor’s Degree: 22,000 to 23,000 MYR per year
    • Master’s Degree: 25,000 to 27,000 MYR per year

    Other Expenses for International Students:

    • Average Living Expenses- 1300 MYR per month
    • Transportation Cost- 125 MYR per month

    Popular Courses in Malaysia:

    • Forensic Computing
    • Computer Science
    • Accounting and Finance
    • Internal Audit
    • E-Business
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Nanotechnology
    • Culinary Arts
    • Event Management

    Levels of Study:

    • Bachelor’s program- 3 years Duration
    • Master´s programs- 1.5 to 2 years Duration

    List of Universities/College:

    • University of Malaya
    • University of Putra Malaysia
    • University Sains Malaysia
    • University Technology Malaysia
    • University Malaysia Sabah
    • University Malaysia Terengganu
    • University Technical Malaysia Melaka
    • University Malaysia Pahang
    • University Malaysia Kelantan
    • University Pertahanan National Malaysia

    Job Opportunities:

    International students are allowed to work part time for a maximum of 20 hours per week during semester break or holidays of more than 7 days only as long as student pass remain valid. Students are not permitted to work as a cashier in Malaysia. Students are only allowed to work in Restaurants, Petrol Kiosks, Mini Markets and Hotels during their term. Part-time work request must be applied by directly the college/university.