Malaysia is a country of contrasts and an interesting place to study. Quality of living and affordability make Malaysia a prime, hassle-free study destination for international students. Malaysia is also carving a name as the centre of academic excellence in South-East Asia, where educational opportunities are abundant. Kuala Lumpur, its capital, is a modern technologically-developed hub of business and trade.
WHY STUDY IN MALAYSIA?
The heart of Southeast Asia, Malaysia is a nation of different races, cultures and religions. Malaysia has attained international standard because the high quality education they provide, is closely monitored by the Malaysian Education Ministry. The main legislation governing education in Malaysia is the Education Act of 1996. Studying in Malaysia is also preferable because of simple and hassle-free immigration procedures.
VARIED UNIVERSITIES AND COURSES
There are over 700 private higher educational institutions and Universities in Malaysia. Malaysia also boasts of university campuses of top American and British Universities.
Students have the option of continuing their education in professional courses, unlike the usual university degrees. Polytechnics in Malaysia provide courses for diploma level (3 years) and certificate level (2 years).
Malaysia proves its academic excellence by promoting the curriculum of other countries also. The institutions offering these programmes cater to the growing expatriate population in the country.
STUDENT LIFE WITH INTERNATIONAL TRADITION
50,000 international students from across 100 countries visit Malaysia every year for studying. Geographically safe environment, politically sound and safe country, multicultural societies are some of the features of Malaysia, which lure international students.