Top Medicine Universities in Malaysia 2023

Aspire to become a doctor? Check out these top medical universities in Malaysia according to QS World Rankings 2023.

Updated 23 Mar 2023



This list is based on the QS World University Rankings 2023. For the most recent ranking, click here.

It’s no surprise that medicine is one of the most popular degrees students gravitate towards. Not only is it a noble and high-paying profession, but the healthcare industry is also constantly growing and in need of medical professionals to fill in the gap of specialists in the field

If you aspire to become a doctor, consider pursuing your studies at these top universities that are ranked best for medicine based on the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2023.

University World Ranking 2023 (Medicine)
Monash University 40
Newcastle University 77
Universiti Malaya (UM) 128
Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) 251-300
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) 251-300
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) 301-350
Universiti Teknologi MARA - UiTM 451-500
Taylor's University 501-550
International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) 551-600
International Medical University 551-600
UCSI University 551-600
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia 601-650

Despite this, rankings shouldn’t be the main determinator of your university choices. It’s crucial that you consider other factors such as campus facilities, budget, and campus environment that’s conducive to enhancing your learning experience. Choose wisely!

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