International Student-life

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. You can also contact the University of Malaya’s International Student Centre.

Welcome to Malaysia
Preparation
Arrival by Air
Immigration Control
Visa Requirement
Vaccination Requirements
Money
Travel from the Airports
Accommodation
Married Student
Medical Services
Electrical equipment
Travel within KL and beyond
Traffic rules
Food and drinks
Language
Telephones
Banking
Mails and Packages
The Weather
Your clothing
Social Customs in Malaysia
Culture Shock
Legal Advice