3 Best Acting (Performing arts/Drama theatre) schools in Malaysia

Below is the list of best universities in Malaysia ranked based on their research performance in Performing arts. A graph of 192 citations received by 92 academic papers made by 3 universities in Malaysia was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with an official site as it's constantly changing data.

Please note that our approach to topical rankings is based on scientific outputs and therefore prefers institutions researching arts through computer science.

  1. For Performing arts

    University of Malaya logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  2. For Performing arts

    University of Science, Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    29,000
    Founded
    1969
  3. For Performing arts

    Sultan Idris University of Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922

The best cities to study Performing arts in Malaysia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Kuala Lumpur, Georgetown, and Tanjong Malim.