26 Best universities for Economics in Malaysia

Below is the list of best universities in Malaysia ranked based on their research performance in Economics. A graph of 155K citations received by 12.7K academic papers made by 26 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.

  1. For Economics

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

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

    Putra Malaysia University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1973
  4. For Economics

    National University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1970
  5. For Economics

    International Islamic University Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1983
  6. For Economics

    MARA University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  7. For Economics

    University of Technology Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1904
  8. For Economics

    Northern University of Malaysia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1984
  9. For Economics

    Multimedia University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1996
  10. For Economics

    University of Malaysia Sabah logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  11. For Economics

    University of Malaysia, Sarawak logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1992
  12. For Economics

    Tenaga National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1997
  13. For Economics

    Tunku Abdul Rahman University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    2002
  14. For Economics

    Tun Hussein Onn University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  15. For Economics

    Islamic Science University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1998
  16. For Economics

    University of Malaysia, Terengganu logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1979
  17. For Economics

    University of Malaysia, Pahang logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2002
  18. For Economics

    Taylor's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    78%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  19. For Economics

    University of Kuala Lumpur logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2002
  20. For Economics

    Sunway University logo
    Founded
    1987
  21. For Economics

    Petronas Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1997
  22. For Economics

    Darul Iman University, Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  23. For Economics

    Technical University of Malaysia, Melaka logo
    Enrollment
    12,077
    Founded
    2000
  24. For Economics

    University of Malaysia Perlis logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2001
  25. For Economics

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

    University of Malaysia, Kelantan logo
    Enrollment
    1,192
    Male:Female
    35:65
    Founded
    2006

The best cities to study Economics in Malaysia based on the number of universities and their ranks are Kuala Lumpur, Georgetown, Serdang, and Bangi.