With just One Programme fee, you can gain Two Degrees, and study in Three Universities.

  • Collaboration between UM & the University of Wales, UK
  • Lecturers are well known experts of their chosen fields
  • Offers internationally recognised degrees accredited by MQA
  • Students enjoy affordable tuition fees
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About IUMW

International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW) was established based on a collaboration between the University of Malaya (UM) and the University of Wales, UK. Leveraging on both universities’ outstanding achievement, together with its own band of academicians, IUMW offers an array of undergraduate and postgraduate courses to international students, in a lush and strategic campus located in the heart of Kuala Lumpur.

What’s on Offer?

IUMW is the first university in the country that offers the Dual Award with credit transfer options for its programmes. Students get to study abroad at the United Kingdom for up to three years.

As part of the Dual Award arrangement, students get to spend one semester at the University of Wales without additional tuition fees. With just one semester in the UK students get to graduate with two degrees; one awarded by IUMW and the other awarded by the University of Wales.

Its internationally recognised degrees give students experience and good-quality education at an affordable price with access to UM's library and facilities in addition to visiting lecturers from University of Wales.

Affordable Education

IUMW offers affordable tuition fees and students have the opportunity to pursue their studies without having to worry about the increasing cost of tuition fee and cost of living.

Estimated Fees:

  • Foundation -RM 12,000
  • Degree – RM 40,000 – RM 60,000 depending on programme

Aid & Scholarships

PTPTN application services are available on campus. Students can also apply for MARA, MyBrain, and other financial assistance from a long list of study loans.

Campuses

In addition to IUMW, students can study at the attractive campuses of its parent universities, University of Wales Trinity Saint David (UWTSD) and UM. They are located in Carmarthen, Lampeter, Swansea, London, Cardiff, and Kuala Lumpur (KL), Malaysia’s national capital.

Easily Accessible

IUMW is seamlessly connected to the rest of the world through KL Sentral and the Kuala Lumpur International Airport. It takes approximately 30 to 33 minutes on the KLIA Ekspres to travel from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport 1 & 2 respectively to KL Sentral, Malaysia’s largest transit hub and Kuala Lumpur’s integrated rail transportation centre, which offers global connectivity and links all urban and suburban residential, commercial, and industrial areas.

To reach IUMW from KL Sentral, it only takes a quick switch to the KTM Komuter line, and a short trip to the Putra station, which is just three stops away. IUMW is just a short walk away after you have alighted from the Putra station!

Student Life

Students of IUMW enjoy a vibrant campus life. Different communities at IUMW provide students a wonderful experience in a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. Opportunities are provided for students to get to know each other and tutors to get to know students individually. This enables tutors to understand their students’ academic requirements and respond to them.

On Graduation

According to the Ministry of Higher Education’s Graduate Tracer Study, as of 8th February 2018, 94% of IUMW’s graduates were employed or enrolled in other academic programmes within six months after graduation.

IUMW celebrates CNY with Lion Dance

IUMW hosted a lion dance performance recently to celebrate the auspicious Chinese New Year with its staff, students, and stakeholders.

The Lion Dance is a form of traditional dance in Chinese and other Asian cultures in which performers mimic a lion's movements in a lion costume to bring good luck.

Lions toured the university premises along with loud rhythmic percussion sounds, ushering in good fortune to the university, students, and staff alike.

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English score required

Minimum IELTS score

Postgraduate

6.0

Undergraduate

5.0

Key facts and figures at International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW)

Student life in numbers

COSTS PER YEAR*
LIVING COSTS

RM13,840

AVERAGE PRIVATE RENT

RM5,375

AVERAGE TUITION FEE PER YEAR*

UNDERGRADUATE

RM18,280

POSTGRADUATE

RM16,620

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

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