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International Islamic University of Malaysia

4.0 out of 5 (169 ratings / 142 reviews) Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
IIUM aims to become a leading international centre of educational excellence which seeks to restore the dynamic and progressive role of the Muslim Ummah in all branches of knowledge and intellectual discourse.

Master's Programmes

Education & Training (2)



Research Management Centre of the International Islamic University Malaysia was established by the University Senate in 1991. The main objective of its establishment was to promote and coordinate the research activities of the University

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University Ranking

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Housing services

  • Since the early years of its establishment, IIUM has practiced 100% accommodation for its full time undergraduate students. For postgraduate students, accommodation is provided based on availability of rooms. Priority is given to the non-Malaysian students, especially students from the newest intake.
  • Currently, IIUM has 16 mahallahs that accommodate about 14,000 students from various countries and cultures. Each mahallah is lead by a Principal and assisted by administrative staff and fellows. The staff concentrates on the administrative and maintenance needs of the mahallah, while the fellows focus on students' matters and activities.

Medical services

  • The IIUM Medical Centre was built based on the Private Funding Initiative  with 25-year concession agreement, on 27.8 acress of land, equipped with 350 beds for inpetiets and supported by more than 133 specialists.
  • It also includes the development of an undergraduate and postgraduate teaching hospital and tertiary referral centre, complementing the medical and allied health faculty provisions.

Student Reviews

Quality and morality combined
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

international islamic university of chittagong are the amazing university in chittagong division of bangladesh. here i am studied in pharmacy. this department is very good other depertments. here my lovely teachers are very helpful. they are qualityful. here labratory systems are good. labratory oppurtonity are very great. last of all this university is a wonderful campus.

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

University transformed us into rational logical and critical thinkers. Empowered us with conficence and gave insight into practical experiences. Now I want International exposure.

Protect health, safety and environment by reducing the use of hazardous solvents
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

1. Overall score is excellent in Ph.D. research (official result of last semester) 2. I’m doing research on new method development for amide drug synthesis where no need to use hazardous solvent and temperature. 3. Why do I select this research? Solvents are an unavoidable part of pharmaceutical and chemical synthesis, and they have been used since the inception of the...

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