Malaysian University Key Facts and Unique Aspects


  • There are 1927 degree programs taught in English across Malaysia. Only 251 are housed in the public Universities. This Searchable Database is very helpful. Another one can be foundĀ here.
  • Malaysia recognises the IB diploma, US High School Diploma and many others as suitable qualifications for entry.
  • Malaysia universities take part in theĀ SETARA (Rating System for Higher Education Institutions in Malaysia) which focus on teaching quality.
  • IB Recognition
  • NACAC Guide

Application Process

  • How to apply

Application timeline:

  • When to do what by

Research Links

  • Name says it all

Unique aspects


Check out UNESCO’s interactive map