Ranking  604   6
Country Malaysia
City Kuala Lumpur
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $391-703 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1983
Abbreviation UIAM
Teachers 1,960
Students 24,218
Foreigners 22%
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Taman Ilmu dan Budi
• Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
World ranking604
Country ranking6
International Faculty271
International Students163
Ranking in world by sphere
Social Sciences and Management395
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking604
QS World University Rankings560
Cost of living in Kuala Lumpur
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.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
Alternative title
ml ഇൻറർനാഷനൽ ഇസ്‍ലാമിക് യൂനിവേഴ്‍സിറ്റി മലേഷ്യ
ms Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia
old International Islamic University of Malaysia
Location on map
International Islamic University Malaysia (UIAM) - public higher education institution in Malaysia. UIAM opened its doors in 1983. Studying at International Islamic University Malaysia has the advantages of both urban and rural life, in no small part thanks to being inside Kuala Lumpur.

University ranking. International Islamic University Malaysia is one of the best universities of Malaysia, ranking 6 in the national rating. International Islamic University Malaysia ranks 6 in the national rating of Malaysia, this impressive result was achieved in less then 40 years. International Islamic University Malaysia is considered to be one of the most prestigious universities on the planet, securing the place in the top 5% of the world’s best universities. According to the specialists, «Social Sciences and Management» is the strongest program of the university and ranks 395 in the world.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The admission process involves prior academic performance evaluation. The academic year consists of two semesters. 1,000 USD/год. The university also offers master’s programs that cost 1,000 USD per year. More information about tuition fees and admission requirements can be found on the official website of the university(http://www.iium.edu.my).

The composition of the university. International Islamic University Malaysia is a big educational institution, attended by more than 24 thousand students. The university accepts applications from foreign students. It is worth mentioning that every 5 student of the university came from abroad. The education is provided by more than 2000 teachers and professors. Foreign specialists are the majority of the academic staff. During studies the students have the opportunity to participate in the international exchange programs. You can meet the students by following the university on social media: Twitter, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UIAM. The students have access to the university’s library. It is worth noting that in addition to being a part of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), the university also has a membership in the Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) and Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW).

International Islamic University Malaysia - Official Description

The IIUM strength lies in its academic programmes, student and staff composition, human capital, and facilities. Being a pioneer University that promotes Islamization and Integration, IIUM offers integrated curriculums in all its academic programmes – sciences and non-sciences. The quality of academic programmes is of high standard and is guaranteed through accreditation by relevant professional bodies. Moreover, the efficiency and effectiveness in service delivery in the context of teaching and learning is maintained through various core processes certified by ISO9001:2000 quality management system. Apart from its high-standard academic programmes, the IIUM has well-structured co-curricular programmes and activities. In light of these strengths, the IIUM positions itself well in producing graduates of high ethical standards and with necessary skills required by the market, in line with the government’s emphasis on human capital embedded with needed social capital. With English (and Arabic in certain programmes) as a medium of instruction, IIUM students possess high levels of English proficiency. The market acceptance of IIUM programmes is reflected by high percentage of graduates employed at the time of convocation. Indeed, the programmes by IIUM are also internationally recognized. The IIUM has high percentage of academic staff with Ph.D. qualification and well-balanced distribution of research...

Universities related to International Islamic University Malaysia
Universities in this city
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
2181University of Malaya8,000 USD7,500 USD
4074National University of Malaysia1,000 USD1,000 USD
4185University Putra Malaysia4,823 USD4,099 USD
107912Sultan Idris University of Education7,500 USD7,500 USD
119013Open University Malaysia
Universities in this country
Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
2181University of MalayaKuala Lumpur8,000 USD7,500 USD
3302University of Science MalaysiaTasek Glugor3,617 USD3,858 USD
4023University of Technology MalaysiaJohor Bahru916 USD1,326 USD
4074National University of MalaysiaKuala Lumpur1,000 USD1,000 USD
4185University Putra MalaysiaKuala Lumpur4,823 USD4,099 USD