Information for International Students


This is a reference guide for international students and visitors from abroad. The information it contains will help you through the transition from your country to Malaysia, and, by setting out the opportunities and facilities available at the University of Malaya, should make your stay here both successful and enjoyable. 

If you have any queries we will be pleased to help in order to make your stay at the University of Malaya productive and enjoyable. The information contain in this website is also available as a handbook upon request or can be downloaded as pdf file.

About Malaysia

  1. Introduction
  2. Culture Shock
  3. Preparation
  4. Arriving in Malaysia
  5. Staying in Malaysia
  6. Life on campus
  7. Life in Malaysia
  8. Things to Do
  9. Bahasa Malaysia


The Occupational Medicine Clinic is a referral clinic for occupational diseases and is open on every Friday in University Malaya Medical Centre.