Universiti Malaysia Pahang

country rank  14
world rank  2152

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University Overview

Established in 2002, Universiti Malaysia Pahang (University of Malaysia, Pahang) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the small city of Kuantan (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Pahang. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Pekan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia), Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 16 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this Malaysian higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name University of Malaysia, Pahang
Acronym UMP
Founded 2002
Motto Engineering Technology Creativity

University Location

Address Lebuhraya Tun Razak
Kuantan (population range: 250,000-499,999)
26300 Pahang
Malaysia
T +60 (9) 549 2501
F +60 (9) 549 3199
Other locations Pekan

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 70-80%
Admission Office Lebuhraya Tun Razak
Kuantan 26300
+60 (9) 5492501

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universiti Malaysia Pahang's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi


Year of first Accreditation
2004

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018