University of Malaysia, Sarawak: Statistics

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#2651 of 14,160In the World
#823 of 5,829In Asia
#13 of 45In Malaysia
#519 of 1,191For Virology
Top50%For 16 other topics

Quick Review

Enrollment
7,500
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Malay;English
Acceptance rate
78%*

* The University of Malaysia, Sarawak is among the institutions that don't provide data on acceptance rates. This might happen because a university has programs where an applicant only needs to meet admission requirements to enroll and doesn't necessarily competes with others.

We estimate the above acceptance rate based on admission statistics of closely-ranked nearby universities with similar research profiles that do publish such data.

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Admissions RequirementsMalaysian Certificate of Education (SPM) or equivalent with a good pass in Bahasa Melayu, and a pass in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or equivalent, with passes in 2 subjects with grade E and 2 subjects with grade R or equivalent, or a pass in Matriculation Programme in local Malaysian Universities
Academic CalendarJuly to June (July - October; November-March; April-June)
Enrollment7,500
Full time employee1,250
Student:staff ratio6:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
4,956
Citations
63,884

University of Malaysia, Sarawak majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
1,202 / 10,535
Biology
878 / 20,403
Medicine
831 / 18,890
Computer Science
763 / 5,228
Environmental Science
729 / 15,283
Chemistry
723 / 8,506
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
629 / 8,333
Business
627 / 7,581
Physics
545 / 5,741
Materials Science
495 / 5,654
Economics
318 / 3,408
Psychology
301 / 3,226
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
275 / 1,304
Ecology
223 / 10,040
Mathematics
210 / 1,556
Demography
207 / 5,890
Geography and Cartography
206 / 1,864
Art & Design
169 / 1,119
Botany
149 / 1,841
Zoology
133 / 1,825
Environmental Management
131 / 2,930
Marketing
131 / 3,104
Chemical Engineering
117 / 2,736
Surgery
113 / 793
Social Psychology
100 / 1,526
Renewable Energy Engineering
98 / 1,376
Virology
96 / 10,320
Management Information Systems
95 / 1,055
Sociology
95 / 600
Computer Networking
91 / 315
Finance
91 / 604
Development Studies
89 / 1,460
Investment Banking and Stock trading
86 / 599
Political Science
86 / 367
Math Teachers
81 / 646
Computer Vision
80 / 298
Communications and Public Relations
76 / 724
Public Health
74 / 2,128
Health Science
69 / 461
Radiochemistry
68 / 686

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199551
199667
199797
19981523
19992446
20003791
200135144
200225212
200333371
200432412
200548482
200681574
200778797
20081221019
20091581614
20102082036
20112302527
20122493249
20132953940
20143364697
20153234870
20163634799
20175365151
20184625476
20194756476
20205528618

Tuition

International studetns1,450.00- 2,350.00, depending on programmes (MYR)
Local studetnsMaster, 1,050.00-1,650.00 per semester (MYR)

The University of Malaysia, Sarawak has financial aid programs.

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+++
Bachelor's DegreeAccountancy, Animal Husbandry, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Cognitive Sciences, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Engineering, Finance, Fine Arts, Medicine, Natural Resources, Nursing, Performing Arts, Psychology, Social Sciences
Master's DegreeAnthropology, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Cognitive Sciences, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Human Resources, Indigenous Studies, Information Technology, Medicine, Natural Resources, Orthopaedics, Performing Arts, Political Sciences, Public Health, Social Sciences, Soil Management, Southeast Asian Studies, Surgery, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Water Management
Doctor' s DegreeAnthropology, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Cognitive Sciences, Community Health, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Management, Environmental Studies, Ethnology, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Human Resources, Indigenous Studies, Information Technology, Medicine, Natural Resources, Orthopaedics, Performing Arts, Political Sciences, Public Health, Social Sciences, Soil Management, Southeast Asian Studies, Surgery, Technology, Telecommunications Engineering, Water Management

General info

Alternative namesUNIMAS
Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Founded1992
AccreditationMalaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA); Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE)
MottoKontemporari dan Berpandangan Jauh
Contemporary and forward looking
Colorsblue, yellow, red
Affiliations and membershipsAssociation of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Location and Contacts

AddressJalan Datuk Mohd Musa
Kota Samarahan, Sarawak, 94300
Malaysia
Phone+60 (82) 581000
Fax+60 (82) 665113

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