33 Best universities for Liberal Arts & Social Sciences in Malaysia

Below is the list of best universities in Malaysia ranked based on their research performance in Liberal Arts & Social Sciences. A graph of 320K citations received by 31.3K academic papers made by 33 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 Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaya logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1905
  2. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    National University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1970
  3. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Science, Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    29,000
    Founded
    1969
  4. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Putra Malaysia University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1973
  5. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    MARA University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  6. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Technology Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    37,500
    Founded
    1904
  7. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    International Islamic University Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1983
  8. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Northern University of Malaysia logo
    Acceptance Rate
    45%
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1984
  9. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Multimedia University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1996
  10. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia, Sarawak logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1992
  11. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia Sabah logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1994
  12. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Sultan Idris University of Education logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1922
  13. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Taylor's University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    78%
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1969
  14. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Islamic Science University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1998
  15. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tunku Abdul Rahman University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    2002
  16. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Petronas Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1997
  17. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Darul Iman University, Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  18. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    International Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1992
  19. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tun Hussein Onn University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  20. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia, Pahang logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    2002
  21. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Tenaga National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1997
  22. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Sunway University logo
    Founded
    1987
  23. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia, Terengganu logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    8,500
    Founded
    1979
  24. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Kuala Lumpur logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2002
  25. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Technical University of Malaysia, Melaka logo
    Enrollment
    12,077
    Founded
    2000
  26. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia, Kelantan logo
    Enrollment
    1,192
    Male:Female
    35:65
    Founded
    2006
  27. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    Management and Science University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2001
  28. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Malaysia Perlis logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2001
  29. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    UCSI University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1986
  30. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    National Defence University of Malaysia logo
    Founded
    1995
  31. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    INTI International University logo
    Founded
    2010
  32. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    HELP University logo
    Enrollment
    5,920
    Male:Female
    55:45
    Founded
    1986
  33. For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

    University of Selangor logo
    Enrollment
    5,312
    Founded
    1999

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