Ranking  1059   10
Country Malaysia
City Kuching
Bachelor (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)5,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)612 USD/year.
Master (citizens)1,223 USD/year.
Cost of living $305-519 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1992
Abbreviation UNIMAS
Teachers 1,499
Students 7,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Bersifat Sezaman dan Berpandangan Jauh
• Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
World ranking1059
Country ranking10
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking1059
Cost of living in Kuching
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 61 110
Food 152 204
Transportation 13 52
Communications and utilities 50 48
Clothing 16 61
Sports and leisure 13 43
Accommodation in Kuching USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre62
Shared room in city centre111
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre138
1 bedroom apartment in city centre153
Alternative title
English University of Malaysia
old Universiti Malaysia Sarawak
Location on map
University of Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) - public higher education institution in Malaysia. UNIMAS was founded in 1992. Thanks to its quite favourable location inside Kuching, students can enjoy an active city life with a rural serenity.

University ranking. University of Malaysia Sarawak is undoubtedly a dream of many applicants, as it is in the top 20 universities of Malaysia. University of 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.

Application process and the cost of tuition. It is important to mention that the applicants are evaluated based on the previous academic performance. The academic year consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 5,000 USD. A master’s degree of UNIMAS will cost a student a significant sum of 5,000 USD per year. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. On the official website (http://www.unimas.my) of the university you can find a more accurate information regarding the tuition fees of different programs.

The composition of the university. Being a medium scale university, University of Malaysia teaches more than 7 thousand students. The education is provided by more than 1500 teachers and professors. 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, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of UNIMAS. There is a library on the campus. It is a part of the Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), and also a member of Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL).
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