The National University of Malaysia: Ranking & Review

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Top 5%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment27,500
Academic CalendarSemesters


Local students$500$6,250
International students$3,750$8,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+-++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+-++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+---
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+--
Engineering | IT+-++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+--

General info

Alternative namesUKM
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia
MottoMengilham Harapan, Mencipta Masa Depan
Inspiring Futures, Nurturing Possibilities
AccreditationKementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities ACU
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning ASAIHL
ASEAN University Network AUN
Open Education Consortium OEC
Academic structureFaculty of Health Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry
Faculty of Economics and Management
Faculty of Education
Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment
Graduate School of Business
Faculty of Information Science and Technology
Faculty of Islamic Studies
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty of Pharmacy
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities
Institute of Microengineering and Nanoelectronics
Institute of Environment and Development
Institute of Malaysian and International Studies
Institute of the Malay World and Civilization
UKM Medical Molecular Biology Institute
Institute of West Asian Studies
Institute of Islam Hadhari
Colorswhite, cyan, red, yellow, black
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio12
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

AddressJalan Reko
Bangi, Selangor, 43600
Urbanization levelSub-Urban
City population10,000 - 50,000
Phone+60 (3) 8925 5555
Fax+60 (3) 8925 6484

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