University of Malaya: Ranking & Review

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Kuala Lumpur Rank Malaysia Rank World Rank
1 4 615
Top 4%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment67,500
Academic calendarSemesters

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 namesUM
Universiti Malaya
Founded1905
MottoIlmu Punca Kemajuan
Knowledge is the Key to Success
AccreditationKementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities ACU
Association of Pacific Rim Universities APRU
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning ASAIHL
ASEAN University Network AUN
Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World FUIW
Colorsred, gold, blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Total FTE staff4,750
Student/staff ratio14
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Official Websiteum.edu.my
AddressPantai Valley
Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, 50603
Malaysia
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+60 (3) 7967 7022
Fax+60 (3) 7956 0027

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