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Life At UM

By joining UM, you’ll become a member of Malaysia’s first university, with over 100 years of research excellence. Here, you’ll be part of a dynamic and supportive community with opportunities to develop your career as we believe in empowering life-long learners. We prioritize diversity and inclusion, and we welcome talents from all corners of the world to join us.

If you appreciate excellence, history, and growth, UM is the place to be.



Our Rankings Speak for Themselves

  • Top 100 university in the world (QS World Ranking)
  • Top 10 university in Asia (QS Asian University Ranking)
  • #32 in the World’s Most Sustainable University in UI Greenmetric World University Rankings (UIGM 2021)
  • Top 140 in all five broad subject areas in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2022 (see below)

Our Experts

Our researchers are recognized as experts in their areas, with many having received prestigious awards at the national and international level.


Our Campus

Nestled in a 902-acre campus surrounded by nature, UM is the only public university centrally located in Kuala Lumpur - perfect for those who want to enjoy the convenience of a city and the tranquility of a green campus. UM offers easy access to malls, cafes & restaurants, schools, and accommodation. Within campus, we have a variety of indoor and outdoor sports facilities including an Olympic size pool, jogging tracks across campus, kayaks at the varsity lake, and many more.

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Last Update: 18/07/2022