About the Universities

Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE)

Manipal Academy of Higher Education got the deemed university status in 1993, the seeds for its magnificent growth were sown way back in 1953 with the setting up of the flagship Kasturba Medical College on what was then a barren hilltop. In the process, MAHE has created some of the country’s best institutes/schools across several diverse streams like medicine, dentistry, nursing, engineering, pharmacy, hotel management, allied health, architecture and design, communication etc. MAHE has 16 undergraduate programs, 25 programs for both Masters and Doctoral research in all streams of Engineering and Sciences under 18 different departments. Moreover, MAHE also has collaborative research programs in association with premier research laboratories and institutes in India and abroad. These opportunities has geared to meet the same demanding standards to create great professionals and citizens by inspiring them in many ways.
For more, please visit www.manipal.edu

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is a leading research university in Malaysia, which also well known as a world-renowned centre of learning and research. It also known as as a strategic gesture to portray the status of UPM as a centre of higher education capable of providing various fields of studies, including medicine and health science, economics and management, engineering, food science and technology, educational studies, design and architecture, computer science and information technology etc. Up-to-date, a total of 11 research cluster, 91 research programme and 241 research group across various disciplines has been established in UPM. These programmes also offered outbound scholars to postgraduate students to expose research experiences at other reputable universities overseas for building professional networks. On top of that, UPM is highly committed to the discovery of knowledge, which facilitates national development in the new millennium.
For more, please visit www.upm.edu.my

Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech)

Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech) was originally founded as a private institution called the Meiji College of Technology (MCT) became a national university and was renamed the Kyushu Institute of Technology in 1949. The new Faculty of Computer Science and Systems Engineering (1986) and Graduate School of Life Science and Systems Engineering (2000) were founded in addition to the already established Faculty of Engineering. Research in Master Programme in Kyutech offers advanced specialization of various engineering field included information science center, instrumental analysis, spacecraft environment interaction engineering, biomedical informatics, power electronic, socio-robotic syntheses, eco-fitting technology and etc. Kyutech also offers variety of opportunities for international collaborations and attachments for enhanced competitiveness in education and research capabilities. For more than 100 years, KIT has produced world-leading professional engineers and contributed to industrial development in Japan and abroad through research and development for creating new technologies.
For more, please visit www.lsse.kyutech.ac.jp

Universiti Malaya (UM)

Universiti Malaya (UM) is the premier university in Malaysia, first established in 1957. Its 750-acres campus lies within the heart of Kuala Lumpur city and this strategic location is truly an advantage for international academic staff and visitors. UM is a comprehensive, intensive research university with more than 34,000 students and 2,000 academic staff (both local and international) across 17 faculties, from arts and humanities to science, engineering, and medicine. As with any reputable university, UM collaborates with the other universities and industries locally and abroad to share and capitalise on leading-edge research carried out by its researchers. Over 200 programmes are offered in UM, covering the whole spectrum of learning from Arts, Sciences, and Humanities. UM has achieved top 150 in 5 broad subject areas. Universiti Malaya leads all the universities in Malaysia with 32 listed subjects. UM is also granted the self-accredited educational institutions by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) since 2009. Our academic programmes are recognized world-wide including a number of courses that are accredited by international accreditation bodies such as Washington Accord (Engineering), and The Association of MBA (AMBA). Since 2002, the University of Malaya has maintained the MS ISO 9001:2000 certification, being the first Malaysian public higher education institution to receive a comprehensive certification for all its academic processes. With more than 500 international collaborative partners UM offered prestigious opportunities for its students whether through Student Mobility Programmes, Dual Degree, or Joint Research.
For more, please visit www.um.edu.my

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)

Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is the largest comprehensive university in Malaysia providing innovative education with state-of-the-art infrastructure and technology within reach at its 34 campuses, 4 colleges of studies, 13 faculties, and 9 academic centres all over the country. UiTM offers over 500 academic programmes at Foundation, Pre-Diploma, Diploma, Bachelor’s, Master’s, and PhD levels, as well as Professional Programmes. It continues to expand access to higher education, playing its role in nation-building by unleashing potentials and shaping the future. Amongst its long list of recent accolades, UiTM is ranked 104th in the QS Asia University Rankings 2023, placed 651–700 in the QS World University Rankings 2023, and was ranked 361-380 for QS World University Rankings: Sustainability 2023 and 4th in Malaysia. Moreover, UiTM was in the 101-200th position in the Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2022 and is the proud recipient of the 3G SDGs Championship Award 2022. In June 2022, UiTM received the Reader’s Digest Trusted Brand Gold Award for the 12th time in the public university category and for the first time, UiTM was bestowed The BrandLaureate BestBrands Awards 2022 – the Nation’s Pride Higher Education. The university ranked 128th in the UI GreenMetric (UIGM) World University Rankings 2021 and won gold for the Best International Print-Ads at the QS APPLE Creative Awards 2020. With over 900,000 alumni in science, technology, humanities, and entrepreneurship, UiTM offers opportunities to shape leaders at national, industry, and global levels and is well poised to become a globally renowned university by 2025.
For more, please visit www.uitm.edu.my