International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW) is a mutual partnership between the University of Malaya and the transformed University of Wales / Trinity Saint David which has more than 200 years of combined academic experience. IUMW is the first university in South East Asia to be accepted as a member of the United Kingdom’s Higher Education Academy (HEA), a renowned British body for learning and teaching in higher education.
Leveraging on both universities’ outstanding achievement, together with their own band of academicians, IUMW offers an array of undergraduate and postgraduate courses to both local and international students. We aspire to be a comprehensive reserch-oriented university, recognised for its innovative teaching and learning, research, social services and education management.
The International University of Malaya-Wales student exchange programme provides students with the opportunity to study at the transformed University of Wales / Trinity Saint David. The flexibility and student mobility would encourage cross cultural exposure and promote more opportunities between Kuala Lumpur and Cardiff. IUMW offers the students’ experience of actually living and studying in the United Kingdom.
International University of Malaya-Wales provides the opportunity of a world class higher education at very competitive tuition fees with numerous options of popular courses. Students have the opportunity to get an international degree without having to worry about the increasing cost of tuition fee and cost of living.
Being in the heart of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur is the fastest growing city in this country with numerous places of attraction which varies from the traditional to urban living, from affordable to expensive. Also, affordable cost of living, and stable economic and social environment would be additional factors to make living and studying at IUMW more attractive.
With a composition of 70% international students, International University of Malaya-Wales offer cultural diversity. This can broaden your perspective and enhance inter-cultural communications and ensure you fit in the global world. Widespread use of the English language makes living and studying in Malaysia easier for students with a good command of the language in addition to conducive environment to learn English.
List of Programmes at International University of Malaya-Wales
Foundation in Arts
Foundation in Science
Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Design Technology **
Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Graphic and Multimedia Design **
Bachelor of Professional Communication (Hons)
Master of Arts (Professional Communication) **
Doctor of Philosophy (Professional Communication)
Faculty of Health and Social Science
Advanced Diploma in Orthopaedic Nursing *
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Psychology
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)
Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons)
Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Biotechnology **
Postgraduate Diploma in Internet Engineering
Master of Environmental Management **
Master of Mechanical Engineering **
Master of Science in Internet Engineering
Master of Science in Project Management
Master of Science in Sustainability
Doctor of Philosophy (Computer Science) *
Doctor of Philosophy (Project Management)
Faculty of Business and Law
Bachelor of Accounting (Hons)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons)
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Entrepreneurship
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Finance
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Human Resource
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in International Business
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Islamic Finance
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Management
Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) in Marketing
Master of Business Administration
Doctor of Philosophy (Business)
* Will be offered soon
** Currently applicable to Malaysian students
International University of Malaya-Wales Intake Calendar
The university has various intakes in a year. Details of intakes are here.
International University of Malaya-Wales Fee Structure
Fee structure for Malaysian students are here.
Fee structure for International students are here.
International University of Malaya-Wales Application Procedures
Step 1: Identify programme interested
Browse through the list of programmes being offered at IUMW, and read the minimum requirements too.
Step 2: Prepare supporting documents
Ensure that you have a softcopy on the following documents:
- Identity Card (front and back) / Passport
- Details of SPM / O-Level / SPMV results or UEC results.
- Results of STPM / Matriculation / A-Level / Diploma / Foundation.
- MUET / IELTS / TOEFL results.
- Transcript and completion of studies letter from the respective University / Institution.
Step 3: Self reminder
This offer will be considered null and void if the student provides incorrect information or inaccurate qualification.
Step 4: Apply online
Now you are ready to proceed with the online application. Please choose your category:
International University of Malaya-Wales Contact Details
International University of Malaya-Wales
Administration Wing, 1st Floor, Block A,
City Campus, Jalan Tun Ismail,
50480 Kuala Lumpur,
GPS: 3.160276. 101.691676
Phone: 1700-81-4869 (Hotline) / (603)-2617 3000