These days, The country Malaysia, is fast becoming an emerging hot-spot for international students to pursue undergraduate and graduate course programs.
Malaysia is a federal constitutional monarchy located in Southeast Asia occupying parts of the Malay Peninsula and the island of Borneo.
Every year, higher learning institutions in Malaysia, record large number of students enrolling in different fields of study. The Malaysia academic culture is shaped like that of the UK. Students are expected to follow coursework independently, and manage their own academic progress.
Interestingly, while studying in Malaysia, international and local students would be able to get foreign degree qualifications from universities in Australia, US, UK, France, Canada, etc. through twinning and 3+0 degrees, as well as foreign university campuses that are already setup in Malaysia.
Malaysian universities offer students the ample opportunity to complete their Bachelors degree across two partnering institutions in different countries
Foreign Campuses in Malaysia:
One of the unarguably reasons international students rush to study in Malaysia is that the Malaysian currency conversion is highly advantageous. That is to say, when converted, the student is having larger bucks at hand.
Low Cost Living and Tuition Fees
Tuition fees of accredited and high quality programmes in Malaysia are very reasonable and highly affordable. The government subsides approximately 60% of Malaysia’s tertiary education. The cost of living is also very low. A student can get by living comfortably for about RM10,000 a year (USD3,300). Also, the ringgit value is low compared to other currency.
Multicultural Studying Environment
International students studying in Malaysia will get to experience of living in a plural and multicultural society. There are three major races in Malaysia namely the Malays, Chinese and Indians together with other ethnic minorities. Aside mixing with Malaysian students, international students are also exposed to other students from different nationalities.
Safe and Comfortable Place to Study
Malaysia is a politically sound and geographically safe country With its modern infrastructure and efficient transportation system, Malaysia makes a safe and comfortable place to live and study.