Universities in Malaysia

Malaysia Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country known for its diverse culture, beautiful landscapes, and vibrant economy. The country has a highly developed higher education system that attracts students from around the world. Malaysia's universities offer a range of courses across various disciplines, including science, engineering, business, and the arts. The faculty in Malaysia's universities is highly qualified, with many of them holding advanced degrees from renowned institutions around the world. Malaysia's universities also provide opportunities for students to gain practical experience through internships, research projects, and community engagement initiatives. The country has a significant number of international students, creating a diverse and multicultural learning environment. Malaysia is also home to several international branch campuses of prestigious universities from around the world, offering students access to globally recognized education. As an international student, you will find that Malaysia's higher education system offers an excellent opportunity to gain valuable skills and knowledge while experiencing the country's unique culture and natural beauty.

Top 10 Universities of Malaysia - 2024

Following is a list of the 10 top universities in Malaysia ranked during 2024. Click on a university to find its detailed information.

List of Universities in Malaysia

Following is a list of 354 universities in Malaysia. Click on a university to find its detailed information.

Name City
Advance Tertiary College Kuala Lumpur
Adventist College of Nursing & Health Sciences Penang
AIMST University Bedong
Akademi Laut Malaysia Kuala Sungai Baru
Akademi Seni Budaya Dan Warisan Kebangsaan ASWARA Kuala Lumpur
Al-Madinah International University Kuala Lumpur
Albukhary International University Alor Setar
ALFA International College Subang Jaya
Almacrest International College Kota Kinabalu
AMC College Mayasiya Kota Kinabalu
Asean Metropolitan University Bandar Seri Alam
Asia College of Exercise and Sports Medicine Petaling Jaya
Asia e University Subang Jaya
Asia Metropolitan University
Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation Kuala Lumpur
Asia School of Business Kuala Lumpur
Asian Tourism International College Kota Kinabalu
Assunta College of Nursing Petaling Jaya
Astin College Puchong
Ausffield College Kuala Lumpur
Axismatics Professional Institute Kuala Lumpur
BERJAYA University College of Hospitality Kuala Lumpur
Beyond4 College Petaling Jaya
Binary University Puchong
Binary University of Management and Entrepreneurship Puchong Jaya
Brickfields Asia College Petaling Jaya
City Academy Malaysia Petaling Jaya
City University College of Science and Technology Petaling Jaya
Consist College Ampang Jaya
Cosmopoint College Kuala Lumpur
Crescendo International College Ulu Tiram
Curtin University Sarawak
Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences Cyberjaya
Cyberlynx International College Petaling Jaya
Darulnaim College of Technology Kuala Lumpur Branch KTDKL Bandar Baru Bangi
Dasein Academy of Art Kuala Lumpur
Dato' Lela Maharaja Vocational College, Rembau Rembau
Despark College Petaling Jaya
DIKA College Bandar Puchong Jaya
Disted College
Doma College Petaling Jaya
Dong Jiao Zong Higher Learning Center
DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia Pekan
DSH Institute of Technology Kuala Lumpur
East West International College Seremban
Eastern College Kota Kinabalu
Elite International College Kuala Lumpur
Epitome College Subang Jaya
Equator College
Erican College Kuala Lumpur
ESMOD Kuala Lumpur Petaling Jaya
Excel International College Petaling Jaya
Executive College Kuching
FA College of Technology Subang Jaya
Fajar International College Miri
FAME International College Kuching
First City University College (former KBU International College) Petaling Jaya
FMM Institute Kuala Lumpur
Food Institute of Malaysia Petaling Jaya
Geomatika University College Kuala Lumpur
Geospatial Science & Technology College Kuala Lumpur
German Malaysian Institute Kajang
GIATMARA Kuala Lumpur
Global Institute of Studies Nilai
GlobalNxt University Kuala Lumpur
Goon International College Kuala Lumpur
Greencity International College Kuala Lumpur
Gugusan University Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Han Chiang University College of Communication
HELP Academy Kuala Lumpur
HELP University Kuala Lumpur
Heriot-Watt University Malaysia Putrajaya
i-CATS International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak Kuching
IACT College Petaling Jaya
IBS College Jalan Sehati Miri
Ican College Kuala Lumpur
IHM College (House Multimedia College) Kuala Lumpur
IJN College Kuala Lumpur
Imperia Education Group Subang Jaya
Industrial University Selangor Bestari Jaya
Infrastructure University Kuala Lumpur De Centrum City
Innovate International College Petaling Jaya
Institut Koperasi Malaysia Petaling Jaya
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Batu Lintang Kuching
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Darulaman IPGKDA Jitra
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Perempuan Melayu
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Raja Melewar Seremban
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Sultan Abdul Halim Sungai Petani
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Tuanku Bainun Bukit Mertajam
Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Tun Abdul Razak Kota Samarahan
Institut Pengajian Tinggi Islam Perlis Beseri
Institut Sains Dan Teknologi Darul Takzim Bandar Penawar
Institut SINARAN Kota Kinabalu
Institut Teknologi ANS Alor Setar
Institute of Physical Science Culture and Arts IPSCA Subang Jaya
Institute of Science & Management Tawau
INTEC Education College Shah Alam
International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance Kuala Lumpur
International College of Music Kuala Lumpur
International College of Yayasan Melaka Bukit Baru
International Institute of Management and Technology IIMAT Kuala Lumpur
International Islamic College Kuala Lumpur
International Islamic University Kuala Lumpur
International Islamic University College Selangor Kajang
International Islamic University Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
International Medical College Kuala Lumpur
International Medical University Kuala Lumpur
International University College of Technology Twintech Georgetown
International University of Malaya Wales Kuala Lumpur
INTI International University Nilai
IPK College Bukit Mertajam
ISBAUK Thinking Skill College Kuala Lumpur
Islamic Science University of Malaysia Nilai
Islamic University of Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
ITA College Sibu
Jeffrey Cheah Institute on Southeast Asia Kuala Lumpur
Jesselton College Kota Kinabalu
Keris College Ipoh
Kinabalu Commercial College Kota Kinabalu
Kings University College Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
KLIA College Sepang
Kolej Al-Quran Terengganu
Kolej Aman Batu Pahat Batu Pahat
Kolej ASA Rawang
Kolej Bandar Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Dar al-Hikmah Kajang
Kolej Felcra Kampung Gajah
Kolej Islam Antarabangsa Sultan Ismail Petra Kota Bharu
Kolej Islam Teknologi Antarabangsa Pulau Pinang George Town
Kolej KAGC Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Ketengah Dungun Terengganu
Kolej KTAC Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Laila Taib Sibu
Kolej Mutiara Kajang
Kolej Pengajian Islam Johor MARSAH Johor Bahru
Kolej Perdana Petaling Jaya
Kolej Poly Tech MARA Kajang
Kolej Profesional Baitumal Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Teknikal Yayasan Sabah KTYS Kota Kinabalu
Kolej Teknologi Antarabangsa Cybernetics Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Teknologi Darulnaim Pengkalan Chepa
Kolej Teknologi Darulnaim Cawangan Kuala Lumpur KTDKL Bandar Baru Bangi
Kolej Teknologi MEA Mantin
Kolej Teknologi Timur Sepang
Kolej Uniti Port Dickson
Kolej UNITI Kota Bharu Kota Bharu
Kolej Universiti Islam Perlis KUIPs Kuala Perlis
Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech Mara Kuala Lumpur
Kolej Universiti Yayasan Sabah UCSF Kota Kinabalu
Kolej Yayasan Pahang
Kolej Yayasan Pelajaran Johor Kulai
Kolej Yayasan UEM Kuala Kubu Bharu
Kompas International College Ipoh
KPJ Ampang Puteri Specialist Hospital
Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College KLMUC Kuala Lumpur
Lake View College Semanggol
Ledang Community College Tangkak
Life College Petaling Jaya
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology Cyberjaya
Lincoln University College Petaling Jaya
Linton University College Mantin
MAHSA Avenue International College MPIC Jenjarom
MAHSA College Shaba Kota Kinabalu
MAHSA University Jenjarum
Malacca College of Science & Management Melaka
Malay College Kuala Kangsar Kuala Kangsar
Malaysia Theological Seminary Seremban
Malaysia University of Science and Technology Petaling Jaya
Malaysian Academy of Han Studies Hang Tuah Jaya
Malaysian Flying Academy Melaka
Malaysian Institute for Supply Chain Innovation Shah Alam
Malaysian Institute of Art Kuala Lumpur
Malaysian Institute of Baking Petaling Jaya
Malaysian Institute of Management Petaling Jaya
Malaysian Institute of Technology Academy Shah Alam
Malvern International Academy Malaysia Petaling Jaya
Management and Science University Shah Alam
Manipal International University Putra Nilai
Manipal University College Malaysia Bukit Baru
Mantissa College Kuala Lumpur
MARA University of Technology Shah Alam
Maxwell Academy Ipoh
MCS College Banting
MDIS Malaysia Nusajaya
Meritus University Kuala Lumpur
Methodist College Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
Methodist Pilley Institute Sibu
Metropoint College Johor Bahru
Monash University
Monash University Malaysia Subang Jaya
Mont Royale College Kuala Lumpur
MSU College Shah Alam
Multimedia University Cyberjaya
Murni International College Nilai
National Craft Institute Rawang
National Defence University of Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
National Integrated College Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
National University of Malaysia Bangi
Netherlands Maritime University College Johor Bahru
New Era Institute of Vocational & Continuing Education Kajang
New Era University College Kajang
Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia
Newton College Kuala Lumpur
NIIT College Kuching
Nilai University Nilai
Nirwana College Kuala Lumpur
North Borneo University College Kota Kinabalu
Northern Kuala Lumpur International College NKLIC Kuala Lumpur
Northern University of Malaysia Sintok
Oasis College Kuala Lumpur
Ocean Institute of Audio Technology Kuala Lumpur
Olympia College Malaysia Johor Bahru
Omega College Johor Bahru
One World Hanxing College of Journalism & Communication Kuala Lumpur
Open University Malaysia Kuala Lumpur
Oriental Nilam College of Nursing and Health Sciences Malacca City
PAAC Business Institute Kuala Lumpur
Penang International Dental College Butterworth
Penang Skills Development Centre Bayan Lepas
Peninsula College Malaysia Klang
PERDA Advanced Technical Institute
Perdana University Serdang
Petronas Technology University Seri Iskandar
PIA College Ipoh Ipoh
Point College Petaling Jaya
Politeknik Ibrahim Sultan Pasir Gudang Johor
Politeknik Jeli Jeli
Politeknik Kuala Terengganu Kuala Terengganu
Politeknik Kuching Sarawak Kuchin
Politeknik Malaysia Merlimau Merlimau
Politeknik Mersing Johor MERSING
Politeknik Metro Betong Betong
Politeknik Metro Johor Bahru Taman Putera
Politeknik Metro Kuantan KUANTAN
Politeknik Metro Tasek Gelugor Tasek Gelugor
Politeknik Muadzam Shah Muadzam Shah
Politeknik Mukah Sarawak Mukah
Politeknik Nilai Labu
Politeknik Port Dickson Port Dickson
Politeknik Seberang Perai Permatang Pauh
Politeknik Sultan Azlan Shah Behrang
Politeknik Sultan Haji Ahmad Shah
Politeknik Sultan Idris Shah Sungai Ayer Tawar
Politeknik Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Arau
Politeknik Ungku Omar Ipoh
Portman College Seri Kembangan
Premier College Puchong
President College Kuala Lumpur
Prime College Subang Jaya
Pusrawi International College of Medical Sciences
Putra Business School Serdang
Putra Intelek International College Petaling Jaya
Putra International College Melaka
Putra Malaysia University Serdang
Queens College Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
Quest International University Perak Ipoh
Raffles College Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
Raffles University Iskandar, Malaysia Johor Bahru
Ranaco Education & Training Institute Kemaman
RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus (Penang Medical College) George Town
Reliance College Petaling Jaya
RENG Architectural & Design College Petaling Jaya
Restu College Shah Alam
Riam Institute of Technology Miri
Sabah Institute of Art Kota Kinabalu
Saito University College Petaling Jaya
Sarawak Skills Kuching
Satt College Kuching
SEDAMAI College Bintulu
SEGi University Petaling Jaya
Selayang Community College Batu Caves
Sentral College Penang George Town
Seri Stamford College Kuala Lumpur
SIDMA College Kota Kinabalu
Silverspoon International College
Smart College Kuala Lumpur
Southern University College Skudai
Spectrum International College of Technology
SRI College Petaling Jaya
Stradford International College Butterworth
Sultan Idris Education University Tanjong Malim
Sultan Idris University of Education Tanjong Malim
Sultan Zainal Abidin University Kuala Terengganu
Sunway College Kuching Kuching
Sunway University Subang Jaya
Suria College of Hospitality Johor Bahru
Swinburne University of Technology Kuching
TAJ International College TIC Ipoh
TATI University College Kemaman
Taylor's College Subang Jaya
Taylor's University Subang Jaya
Tech Terrain College Subang Jaya
Technical University of Malaysia Malacca Durian Tunggal
Technical University of Malaysia, Melaka Ayer Keroh
Technology College Sarawak Kuching
Tenaga Nasional University Kajang
The One Academy Petaling Jaya
The Otomotif College Petaling Jaya
TMC College
Travex International College Kuala Lumpur
Tun Abdul Razak University Petaling Jaya
Tun Hussein Onn University of Malaysia Batu Pahat
Tunku Abdul Rahman University Petaling Jaya
Tunku Abdul Rahman University of Management and Technology Kuala Lumpur
UCSI College Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
UCSI University Kuala Lumpur
Unifield International College Mantin
Unikop College Cyberjaya
UNITAR International University Petaling Jaya
Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Sultan Abdul Halim Mu'adzam Shah UniSHAMS Kuala Ketil
Universiti Islam Malaysia / Islamic University of Malaysia Petaling Jaya
Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Marine Engineering Technology Kuala Lumpur
Universiti Melaka Melaka
Universiti of Malaysia Sabah Kota Kinabalu
Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah USAS Kuala Kangsar
Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin Kuala Terengganu
Universiti Tenaga Nasional Kajang
Universiti Tun Abdul Razak Kuala Lumpur
University College Bestari
University College Fairview Subang Jaya
University College of Agroscience Malaysia Melaka
University College of Aviation Malaysia Dengkil
University College of Yayasan Pahang Kuantan
University College Shah Putra Kuantan
University Islam Pahang Sultan Ahmad Shah Kuantan
University Malaysia of Computer Science & Engineering Petaling Jaya
University of Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur
University of Malaya Kuala Lumpur
University of Malaysia, Kelantan Pengkalan Chepa
University of Malaysia, Pahang Kuantan
University of Malaysia, Perlis Arau
University of Malaysia, Sabah Kota Kinabalu
University of Malaysia, Sarawak Kota Samarahan
University of Malaysia, Terengganu Kuala Terengganu
University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus
University of Reading Malaysia Iskandar Puteri
University of Science, Malaysia Gelugor
University of Selangor Shah Alam
University of Technology Malaysia Johor Bahru
University of Technology Sarawak Sibu
University Tunku Abdul Rahman Kampar
UOW Malaysia Shah Alam
Veritas University College Bandar Bayan Baru
Victoria International College Kuala Lumpur
Vision College Petaling Jaya
VTAR Institute (former Kojadi Institute) Kuala Lumpur
Wawasan Open University Georgetown
Westminster International College Malaysia Subang Jaya
Widad University College Kuantan
Xiamen University Malaysia Campus Sepang
YES International College Kuala Lumpur
Young Aces Technical College Kuala Lumpur
YPC International College Kuala Lumpur
YTL International College of Hotel Management Kuala Lumpur

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