Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is one of the leading research universities with a focus on agricultural sciences and its related fields. Now, the university offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the field of medicine, business, engineering and social sciences.
Around 4,524 international students have enrolled in UPM for undergraduate and graduate programs. UPM provides 85% graduate employability.
The university has 2 campuses located in Serdang (main campus) and Bintulu.
|Major Programs||Agriculture, Engineering, Development Studies, Pharmacy and Pharmacology, Education and Training, Architecture|
|Mode of Programs||Full time; Part time|
|Percentage of International students||18%|
|Student to Faculty Ratio||13:1|
|Admission Helpdesk||1800 22 5587 | firstname.lastname@example.org|
All basic amenities are provided with easy access such as common room, study room, kitchen, activity room and more.
Temporary dwelling for international students – RM 1,000 (per month)
Charges with equipment – RM 650 (per month)
Charges without equipment – RM 500 (per month)
About 100 apartments are available for the students living outside the campus. They are hardly 15 minutes away from the campus.
International students may apply at the official website of the university.
Application Fee – RM 265
Application Deadlines – September intake – May 31, February intake – October 30
Mentioned are the scholarships for international students along with the cost of living in Malaysia including tuition fee.
Scholarships – February intake
|IGSS (International Graduate Student Scholarship)||Depends upon the quality of application and funding availability|
|Postgraduate Scholarship Programme at University Putra Malaysia||Scholarship covers tuitions fees, books, living allowances and thesis allowance|
|The Partial Scholarship for UPM (Ph.D.)||Covers 30% tuition fee for full-time study|
|Tuition Fee (total course fee)||RM 9,000 to RM 22,500|
|Housing (per month)||RM 270 to RM 1,000|
|Other Expenses (monthly)||RM 300 to RM 400|
|Health Insurance (annually)||RM 400 to RM 500|
|Bachelors Tuition Fees||$3832.3|
|Post graduate Tuition Fees||$1098.68|