Why Study With Us?

Owned by University of Malaya & University of Wales

The two universities have more than 200 years of combined academic experience and excellence. IUMW has experts and professionals in relevant fields to update our modules and course structures of our programmes.

Option for Dual Award*

Qualified IUMW students are able to opt for dual awards whereby graduates of dual award programmes will receive a parchment from both IUMW and the University of Wales. IUMW students can also participate in the student exchange programme which provides them the opportunity to study at the University of Wales in the UK.

Access to UM’s library & resources

IUMW provides its students unparalleled resources in support ot their studies. All IUMW students have the privilege to access the extensive and popular resources across the University of Malaya: unmatched libraries, sports facilities, laboratories, and other facilities at no cost.

International & research-informed university

IUMW aspires to be a leading research-oriented university which combines a strong international profile with an unswerving commitment to the economic and social developement in South East Asia.

Gain recognized qualifications

All our academic programmes are recognised by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA) and Ministry of Education. All our courses are validated and some are specifically accredited by professional bodies such as ACCA.

Quality teaching & learning

IUMW is the first university in South East Asia to be accepted as a member of the United Kingdom’s Higher Education Academy (HEA), a renowned British body for learning and teaching in higher education. Lecturers at IUMW are well known experts of their chosen fields. Their engagement with research enables students to have an advanced understanding of their subject discipline. Their knowledge and expertise help students to understand the concepts of their chosen subject well.

Competitive tuition fees

IUMW offers affordable tuition fees and students have the opportunity to pursue their studies without having to worry about the increasing cost of tuition fee and cost of living.

Campus location is easily accessible via public transport

The campus is easily accessible by public transport and located within 10 minutes’ walk from KTM Putra Station and Star LRT PWTC Station.

Vibrant campus life

With such a plethora of facilities and opportunities of different experiences, students of IUMW can be assured of a vibrant campus life. Different communities at IUMW provide students a wonderful experience, a friendly and welcoming atmosphere for students who are living away from the first time. Opportunities are provided for students to get to know each other and tutors to get to know students individually. Thus, enables tutors to understand their students’ academic requirements and respond to them.

Financial assistance available*

PTPTN application services are available on campus. Students can also apply for MARA and other financial assistance from a long list of study loans offered by private corporations.

*Terms and conditions apply