Nilai University

About Nilai University


One of Malaysia’s largest private education institutions, Nilai University attracts a lot of foreign students. Located 20 minutes away from Kuala Lumpur International Airport and about 40 minutes from the capital city Kuala Lumpur, the university boasts a modern, well-equipped campus and sports facilities as well as fully furnished student accommodations. The institution was one of the first in Malaysia to receive approval from the Ministry of Higher Education to run and produce its own pioneering degree programmes.Description: Description: SETARA-02SETARA-02



The university now offers Masters programme in Business Adminstration as well. Besides academics, Nilai has some interesting activities for students to join such as the Future Leaders Camp, Ribbon Project (a health awareness campaign) and the International Cultural Festival. Nilai University was awarded the Industry Excellence (Education Sector) Award by the Malaysian External Trade Development Corporation, Ministry of Trade and Industry Malaysia for its work with international universities and students. All of its programmes are approved by the Minstry of Education and accreditated by the Malaysian Qualificatiosn Agency (MQA). It is also rated Setara 5 / Excellent by the latter organization.


Institution Details


No 1, Persiaran Universiti,
Putra Nilai, 71800 Nilai,
Negeri Sembilan Darul Khusus, Malaysia

Phone: +606 850 2338
Fax: +606 850 2339

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News About Nilai University

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    Amidst reforming higher education systems, Malaysia’s private higher education is experiencing a setback. Recently, the Higher Education and Scientific Research Ministry of Yemen made a remark that Malaysian private universities were costly and of poor quality. This has led to their decision to put an end to new Yemeni government scholarships to private Malaysian universities

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    Time is of the Essence

    Prompt action essential for SPM students to ensure students make right decision regarding higher education route, says Nilai U President. “Do not waste any time after SPM! Students may feel that the hard work has already been done with the conclusion of the exams but it is only the beginning of their academic journey,” counsels

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    A flight to remember

    For someone who spends so much time in the water, it is perhaps strange that Ahmad Farhan Nor Azlan had his sights firmly fixed to the skies. Farhan is a national water polo player and his exploits in the pool were rewarded with an Extra Curricular Excellence scholarship from Nilai University (Nilai U) covering 100%

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    Nilai U – the choice for two YPPB scholars

    “The thing we like most about Nilai University is the environment. It is so peaceful and quiet. You can hear the birds chirping every morning,” says Siti Nurul Jannah Che Mat Nasir, who hails from Pasir Mas, Kelantan. Agreeing with this observation is fellow Kelantanese, Budiyati Murni Kamarudin, who says that the conditions at Nilai

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    Nilai U announces new financial aid schemes

    Nilai University launches two new financial aid schemes to benefit lower income households. “Nilai University (Nilai U) has always believed that deserving students should be given the opportunity to fulfil their potential through higher education,” says Datuk Dr Megat Burhainuddin Megat Abdul Rahman (Nilai U Vice-Chancellor). “Aside from various scholarship schemes which reward students with

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