Why Study in Malaysia

International standard and high quality education, which is closely monitored by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia, through quality control authorities and appropriate legislation such as The Education Act 1996, the Private Higher Educational Institutions Act 1996, and The Malaysia Qualification Agency Act 2007;


Competitive course fees and extensive selection of popular courses;


Wide range of study options and many choices of universities and colleges to suit individual preference;


Twinning degrees & 3+0 degree programmes conducted in Malaysia offer cost-effective routes for quality education and qualification from universities in the UK, USA, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and France;


Foreign University Branch Campuses which are operating in Malaysia enable students to acquire a qualification more cost-effective;


The usage of English as a medium of instruction and communication makes living and studying convenient for students; and creates a conducive environment for those aspiring to learn English;


The multi-cultural society in Malaysia provides opportunities for local and international students from different ethnic backgrounds to mingle and forge the spirit of fellowship;


Malaysia is already home to over 70,000 students from 150 countries a testimony that is a centre of quality higher education;


The following provisions make studying in Malaysia even more attractive:

  • Simple immigration procedures;

  • Affordable living expenses, as low as RM12,000 (USD3,340) per year;

  • Student-friendly laws which allow foreign student to work part-time up to a maximum 20 hours per week during semester breaks, while studying full-time in Malaysia;

  • Politically, economically, socially stable;

  • Excellent transportation and telecommunication systems;

  • Extensive network of banks, post offices, shopping centres, restaurants and entertainment outlets;