International Islamic University of Malaysia

4.1 out of 5 (195 ratings / 163 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)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (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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651 -50
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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

this is the best oppurtunity you are providing it is fully recommended from me
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

I have got good study experience and good communication skills. i have groomed my personality from zero to hundred this was my best part of my life becuase this level changed my self and enhanced my positive attitude toward everything and i wish to make me more perfect to enhance my skills so i can benefit my country to meet worlds criteria.

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Assalamualaikum and hello. My name is Adibah Aqeela Binti Zulkifly. Currently, I'm studying in the Foundation at International Islamic University Malaysia. My course is Bachelor of English Language and Literature. For the past months, I had studied at home as we're currently facing the pandemic of COVID-19. And I have never been to face-to-face classes. Most of my classes...

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Mufida Zuhrah Binti Zulhendri rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university teaches relevant information that is in sync with industry requirements

Kuala Lumpur, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

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