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Universiti Malaysia Perlis

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Established in 2001, the Universiti Malaysia Perlis (University of Malaysia Perlis) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Arau (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Perlis. This institution also has a branch campus in Kangar. Officially recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia), Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) is a large-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational Malaysian higher education institution. Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor's degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation), bachelor's degrees, master's degrees and doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study table below for further details. This 22-year-old Malaysian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. UniMAP also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Snapshot


Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Control Typepublic


Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Entity Typenon-profit


Universiti Malaysia Perlis' Size by Total Enrollmentlarge-sized


Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Selectivity by Acceptance Ratenot reported

University Identity

Name (English) University of Malaysia Perlis
Acronym UniMAP
Founded 2001
Motto Ilmu, Keikhlasan, Kecemerlangan
Knowledge, Sincerity, Excellence
Colours Blue, yellow and silver
Mascot Lion
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University Location

Address Rumah Universiti, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Kampus Kubang Gajah
01000 Perlis
Universiti Malaysia Perlis's location map and satellite view Location Map and Satellite View
Universiti Malaysia Perlis Phone Number +60 (4) 979 8008
Universiti Malaysia Perlis Fax Number +60 (4) 977 8422
Other locations Kangar

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Fields of Study / Degree Levels


What is the difference between comprehensive/generalist and specialized universities in terms of the range of fields of study they offer, degree levels available and academic and carreer paths pros and cons? Read our guide article about generalist and specialized universities to learn more.

Fields of Study and Degree Levels Matrix

The following Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Fields of Study/Degree Levels Matrix is divided into 6 main fields of study and 4 levels of degrees, from the lowest undergraduate degree to the highest postgraduate degree. This matrix aims to help quickly identify Universiti Malaysia Perlis's academic range and degree level offering.

Programs and Courses

Courses and Programs

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Tuition Fees


Yearly tuition fees refers to the amount of money that a student is charged by a University for one academic year of full-time study. Read our guide article about tuition fees and financial aid options to learn more.

Yearly Tuition Fees Range Matrix

This Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Tuition Fees Range Matrix is divided into 2 types of students, local and international students, and 2 degree levels, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, and aims to help students to have an approximate idea of the yearly tuition range they might expect to pay at Universiti Malaysia Perlis.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis: Tuition Fees Range Matrix

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
1,000-2,499 US$
(910-2,280 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)
2,500-4,999 US$
(2,280-4,555 Euro)

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Admission Information

uniRank publishes below some basic Universiti Malaysia Perlis's admission information.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Gender Admission Policy Gender Admission

This institution admits Men and Women (coed).

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Admission Selection Admission Selection

Has Universiti Malaysia Perlis a selective admission policy? Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic records and grades.

Acceptance Rate Admission Rate

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's acceptance rate range is not reported.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's International Students Admission International Students Admission

International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis has more than 500 international students.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Admission Office Admission Office

Student Admissions & Records Unit (International), Registrar Department, Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Tingkat 3, Bangunan KWSP, Jalan Bukit Lagi
Kangar 01000
(4) 979 7878 / (4) 979 7940

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Size and Profile


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Size and Profile

uniRank publishes below some major size and profile indicators for Universiti Malaysia Perlis.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Total Student Enrollment Student Enrollment

Universiti Malaysia Perlis has an enrollment range of 10,000-14,999 students making it a large-sized institution.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Total Faculty/Academic staff Academic Staff

This institution has a range of 800-899 academic employees (Faculty).

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Control Type Control Type

Universiti Malaysia Perlis is a public higher education institution.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Entity Type Entity Type

Universiti Malaysia Perlis is a non-profit higher education institution.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Campus Setting Campus Setting

This institution's main campus is located in a Suburban setting.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Academic Calendar Academic Calendar

This institution adopts a Semesters type of academic calendar.

Religious Affiliation

Universiti Malaysia Perlis does not have any religious affiliation.

Facilities and Services


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University Facilities

uniRank provides below an overview of Universiti Malaysia Perlis's main facilities:

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Library University Library

This institution has a physical Library. Visit Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Library

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Housing University Housing

This institution provides housing services such as on-campus residences or dormitories.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Sport Facilities/Activities Sport Facilities/Activities

This institution features sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.

University Services

uniRank provides below an overview of Universiti Malaysia Perlis's main services:

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Financial Aid Financial Aid

This institution offers one or more of the following financial aid for eligible students: scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid etc.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Study Abroad Study Abroad

This institution offers study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Distance Learning Distance Learning

This institution provides a distance learning mode for certain programs or courses.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Academic Counseling Academic Counseling

This institution offers students academic guidance and support to assist them in their academic pursuits.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Career Services Career Services

This institution offers career counseling, career assessments, job and internship postings, career events, alumni networking or other career-related services to assist students transition successfully from academic life to professional life.

Recognition and Accreditation


There are different types of legal recognition and quality assessment of higher education institutions around the world, depending on the country and its legal and higher education system... read our article about university accreditation and recognition to learn more.

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Recognition or Accreditation Institutional Recognition or Accreditation

Universiti Malaysia Perlis is legally recognized and/or institutionally accredited by: Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi

Year of first Recognition or Accreditation


Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universiti Malaysia Perlis's programmatic accreditations; feel free to submit any relevant missing specialized accreditations.

  • Engineering Accreditation Council Malaysia (EAC)

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Memberships and Affiliations


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Affiliations and Memberships

uniRank publishes the following list of the most important Universiti Malaysia Perlis's affiliations and memberships; feel free to submit any relevant missing higher education-related organizations this university is affiliated with.

  • Global U8 Consortium (GU8)
  • Asian University Presidents Forum (AUPF)
  • Malaysian Technical University Network (MTUN)
  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)

Academic Structure


Academic divisions can provide valuable insights into the range of fields of study and disciplines a University focuses on and the institution's level of specialization. Comprehensive or Generalist Universities typically offer a wide range of academic programs and have many academic divisions and subdivisions across different disciplines, while Specialized Universities tend to focus on a narrower range of programs within a specific field or industry and have fewer academic divisions and a simplified organizational structure. Read our guide article "Understanding Academic Divisions in Universities - Colleges, Faculties, Schools" to learn more about academic divisions and typical university organizational structures.

Academic Structure

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Social Media


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Social Media

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Facebook Facebook

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Facebook page Universiti Malaysia Perlis's official Facebook page

Twitter X (Twitter)


YouTube YouTube

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's YouTube channel Universiti Malaysia Perlis's official YouTube channel

Instagram Instagram

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's Instagram page Universiti Malaysia Perlis's official Instagram channel

LinkedIn LinkedIn

Universiti Malaysia Perlis's main LinkedIn profile

TikTok TikTok


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