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Published by Afterschool.my on May 22, 2021, 12:34 am
Are you someone who dreams of studying abroad? Are you aching for an international and prestigious education but are worried about the cost?
Well, Monash University Malaysia might be the institution for you! Opened in 1998, Monash University Malaysia is the first foreign university to be established in Malaysia. The institution is the Malaysian branch of Monash University, one of Australia's leading and high-ranked universities. They are ranked #64 out of more than 1500 universities listed in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021.
They offer a diverse option of programmes ranging from the fields of Arts & Social Sciences, Business, Engineering, Information Technology, Medicine & Health Sciences, Pharmacy and Science. These programmes are presented in the form of undergraduate and postgraduate, many of which have been highly ranked.
Their annual intake period is usually in February, July or October but it may differ depending on the program so have an idea of what you want to study and exactly when you want to begin your education.
It should also be noted that the tuition fees at Monash University Malaysia can vary depending on the program and can be pricey as a prestigious education. For example, in their department of Pharmacy and Pharmacology studies (which was ranked #2 in the world by The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021), a Bachelor of Pharmacy (Honours) degree costs annually RM53,025 for Malaysian students and RM59,996 for international students. While in their Civil and Structural Engineering program (that is ranked #15 by The QS World University Rankings by Subject 2021), a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (Honours) costs RM48,101 for Malaysian students and RM54,915 for international students.
Luckily, Monash University Malaysia offers an abundant number of undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships&bursaries for local and international students. Click on the following link to learn more:
Through studying in Monash University Malaysia, you will no doubt find yourself embarking on an intercultural adventure. As a global-branched university, you will be able to obtain a premium, internationally recognised degree for a more affordable fee. You will also have the option to study part of your degree at the Australian campuses or even go on a semester exchange to one of Monash’s 140 partner universities around the world with no additional tuition fees. The countries of the universities that have partnered with Monash University Malaysia expand across the United Kingdom, Europe, America, Asia and New Zealand. You will also be eligible to apply for one of the Monash Abroad Travel Scholarships to reduce the travelling fees. That sounds like an exciting bargain!
Provincially, Monash University Malaysia aims to provide the most vibrant, engaging space for both local and international students at the Malaysian campus through their exceptional facilities, accommodation in Sunway City and student clubs. Examples of student clubs are the Monash Radio Club, Monash Dance Fusion Club, Monash Animanga Build, etc.
It is no surprise that they are ranked #31 in Most International Universities In The World by Times Higher Education 2021. Consider exploring the available programmes now to be a part of this prestigious, intercultural institution.