Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Ranking

country rank: 6
world rank: 1192

University Overview

A non-profit public higher-education institution founded in 1970, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia world ranking (The National University of Malaysia) is situated in a suburban environment in the city of Bangi (population range of 10,000-49,999 people), Selangor, Malaysia. Branch campuses for this school are also located in the following locations: Cheras is a district in Kuala Lumpur. Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia ranking (UKM), which is officially recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education), is a large (Enrollment range: 25,000-29,999 students) coeducational higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi. In several fields of study, the University of Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degree), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. This Malaysian higher-education school, which has been in operation for 50 years, has a selective admission process that is based on entrance exams as well as students’ previous academic records and grades. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. Students may take use of a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative support.

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Ranking

University Identity

Name Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

The National University of Malaysia
Acronym UKM
Founded 1970
Motto Mengilham Harapan, Mencipta Masa Depan Inspiring Futures, Nurturing Possibilities
Colours White, cyan, red, yellow and black

University Location

Address Jalan Reko Bangi 43600 Selangor Malaysia
Tel +60 (3) 8925 5555
Fax +60 (3) 8925 6484
Other locations Cheras, Kuala Lumpur

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Centre for Post-Graduate Management Bangi 43600 (3) 8921-4445

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 25,000-29,999
Academic Staff 2,000-2,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) ASEAN University Network (AUN) Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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