33 Best Medical schools in Malaysia

Below is the list of best universities in Malaysia ranked based on their research performance in Medicine. A graph of 650K citations received by 47.4K 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 Medicine

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

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

    National University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1970
  4. For Medicine

    Putra Malaysia University logo
    Enrollment
    27,500
    Founded
    1973
  5. For Medicine

    MARA University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    45,000
    Founded
    1956
  6. For Medicine

    International Medical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,500
    Founded
    1992
  7. For Medicine

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

    International Islamic University Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    22,500
    Founded
    1983
  9. For Medicine

    University of Malaysia, Sarawak logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1992
  10. For Medicine

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

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

    University of Kuala Lumpur logo
    Enrollment
    32,500
    Founded
    2002
  13. For Medicine

    Multimedia University logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    1996
  14. For Medicine

    Petronas Technology University logo
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1997
  15. For Medicine

    Darul Iman University, Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    2005
  16. For Medicine

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

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

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

    Tun Hussein Onn University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2000
  20. For Medicine

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

    Sunway University logo
    Founded
    1987
  22. For Medicine

    UCSI University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    1986
  23. For Medicine

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

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

    Technical University of Malaysia, Melaka logo
    Enrollment
    12,077
    Founded
    2000
  26. For Medicine

    Management and Science University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    12,500
    Founded
    2001
  27. For Medicine

    Islamic Science University of Malaysia logo
    Enrollment
    7,500
    Founded
    1998
  28. For Medicine

    National Defence University of Malaysia logo
    Founded
    1995
  29. For Medicine

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

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

    HELP University logo
    Enrollment
    5,920
    Male:Female
    55:45
    Founded
    1986
  32. For Medicine

    University of Selangor logo
    Enrollment
    5,312
    Founded
    1999
  33. For Medicine

    INTI International University logo
    Founded
    2010

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