UM Going Global
Out of the 21,055 students enrolled for undergraduate and postgraduate studies at University of Malaya, more than 21% are international students from more than 80 countries.
World Ranking University
University of Malaya is placed at number 19 in the Asian University Ranking 2019 and was ranked 78 in the 2019 QS World University Ranking, being the only Malaysian University making a mark in the list of the world top 100 universities and it has emerged as the only Malaysian university to break into the top-20 of the 2019 QS Asian University Ranking. The University has been consistently voted by consumers as the University of Choice by the Readers Digest Trusted Brand Award exercise since 2007.
A Trusted Name
The University has been consistently voted by consumers as the University of Choice by the reader’s Digest Trusted Brand Award exercise since 2007.
In 2002, the University of Malaya received the MS ISO 9001:2000, being the first Malaysian public higher education institution to receive a comprehensive certification for all its processes.
UM and the city
The University is situated right in the heart of Malaysia’s capital city, Kuala Lumpur. Studying in UM, one can gain additional advantages from its proximity to the city.