General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation NUM
Teachers 2,591
Students 27,388
Foreigners 11%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors White, cyan, red, yellow and black
Campus type Suburban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Mengilham Harapan, Mencipta Masa Depan
Accreditation
• Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• ASEAN University Network (AUN)
Rankings
World ranking409
Country ranking4
Academic Reputation242
Quality of teaching313
International Faculty199
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities179
Engineering and Technology150
Life Sciences and Medicine356
Natural Science365
Social Sciences and Management164
Cost of living in Kuala Lumpur, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation 138 276
Food 141 214
Transportation 19 43
Communications and utilities 59 54
Clothing 17 65
Sports and leisure 18 52
Accommodation in Kuala Lumpur, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre139
Shared room in city centre279
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre239
1 bedroom apartment in city centre458
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking409
QS World University Rankings313
Webometrics Ranking703
Alternative title
Chinese 马来西亚国民大学
ms Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Location on map - Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia or National University of Malaysia (NUM) - public higher education institution in Malaysia.

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia - Description

UKM today has expanded to twelve well-established faculties, four institutes and nine centres. In addition, UKM has established a private limited holding company known as UKM Holdings, which handles the commercial activity of UKM. UKM encompasses an academic community of 1,798 (181 professors; 326 associate professors; 1051 lecturers and 174 tutors and 66 teachers), supporting staff of more than 7500 and a student population of approximately 26,844. Currently, UKM has about 19,371 undergraduate students, and 7,473 postgraduate students of which 1018 are foreign students from 35 different countries. Since its establishment in 1970 up till 2002, the University has produced more than 104,057 graduates; 93,210 Bachelors, 10,115 Masters and 732 PhDs. UKM, though a brainchild of nationalistic fervour and aspirations, is very international in outlook without sacrificing its cherished culture and values.

Bachelor - Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

UKM today has expanded to 13 well-established faculties, 16 institutes and 18 centres. In addition, UKM has established a private limited holding company known as UKM Holdings, which handles the commercial activity of UKM. UKM encompasses an academic community of 2,890 (265 professors; 413 associate professors; 1974 lecturers and 115 tutors and 123 teachers), supporting staff of more than 3714 and a student population of approximately 26,844. Currently, UKM has about 19,371 undergraduate students, and 12,838 postgraduate students of which 3,347 are foreign students from 35 different countries. Since its establishment in 1970 up till 2011, the University has produced more than 146,417 graduates; 124,838 Bachelors, 19,688 Masters and 1891 PhDs. UKM has been chosen as one of the four research universities in Malaysia in 2006. Its areas of research were further consolidated and enhanced with the identification of eight niche areas. The main goal of the Transformation Programme is to place UKM in the community of leading research universities by 2018 whilst serving its national mandate. UKM aims at not just sustaining but also enhancing its level of excellence via its 2000-2020 (PS2020) Strategic Plan in line with its slogan, ‘Inspiring Futures, Nurturing Possibilities’.
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2181University of Malaya8,000 USD7,500 USD
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TitleCityBachelorMaster
2181University of MalayaKuala Lumpur8,000 USD7,500 USD
3302University of Science, MalaysiaTasek Glugor3,360 USD3,584 USD
4033Universiti Teknologi MalaysiaJohor Bahru851 USD1,232 USD
4195Universiti Putra MalaysiaKuala Lumpur4,480 USD3,808 USD
6076International Islamic University of MalaysiaKuala Lumpur1,000 USD1,000 USD