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Why Universiti Malaya?

Great reason why you should study here

Our Proud History

UM is the first public university established in Malaysia with a long history of achieving numerous accolades and delivers the best academic experience and world-class educational facilities.

World’s Top 65 University

UM is constantly climbing up the ladder in the global rankings of universities and is highly recognised worldwide as one of the top universities in the world.

World-Class Academic Programmes with Global Recognition

Our academic programmes are globally recognised and accredited. Over 200 programmes are offered, covering the whole spectrum of learning from Arts to Sciences, and Humanities.

Strong International Collaboration

With more than 600 international collaborative partners, UM offers prestigious opportunities for students through Student Mobility Programmes.

Our Illustrious Alumni

UM has produced notable alumni of more than 400,000 people.

Comprehensive Facilities & Student Support System

UM offers extensive learning and research facilities for both students and staff in a comprehensive learning environment, with solid student support and service system.


Passion. Oneness. Integrity. Sincerity. Empathy

Great Diversity

UM is home to more than 3,500 international students from over 90 countries.

What do our students say??

Hear from our undergraduate and postgraduate students!

UM My 1st Choice! How about yours?

Queen Elizabeth Commonwealth Scholarship at the Universiti Malaya

UM From Sri Lankan Undergraduate Students' Perspective

What UM Students and Lecturers from Japan think about studying in Malaysia

World's Top 100

Malaysia's Top 10

International Students


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