University of Malaya

Description about University of Malaya

University of Malaya, or UM, Malaysia’s oldest university is ranked among World’s Top 150 Universities (QS World University Rankings, 2017/2018). It is the first choice of Malaysia’s top students and our international student population comes from 92 different countries.

The university is a multidisciplinary Research University (RU) that has more than 22,000 students and 1,700 academic staffs with 17 faculties and research centres that covers the whole spectrum of learning from the Arts, Sciences and Humanities.



Intake Period

September / February

General Entry Requirement

National High School Certificate, A-Level, Matriculation, International Baccalaureate (IB), Diploma or equivalent qualification.

Level of Study

Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Post-Doctoral