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University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus

Decades of experience in providing international teaching
A broad range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes available from 20 different specialised schools
Consistently ranked Top 100 worldwide

#1. About University of Nottingham Malaysia

With its position as the first campus of a British university in Malaysia, University of Nottingham Malaysia has years of established history and excellence behind it. The Malaysian branch campus of the University of Nottingham, UK was founded in the year 2000 as a private university.

The University is situated in Semenyih, Selangor and is built on over 101 acres of land overlooking hills and greenery lands.

University of Nottingham Malaysia offers Foundation and Undergraduate Degrees, covering courses such as Engineering, Psychology and Business.

University of Nottingham Malaysia Ranking & Reputation

The university is placed 82nd in the world in the 2019 QS World University Rankings, which also ranks the university amongst the Top 100 in 2018 for ‘Economics and Econometrics’ and ‘Statistics and Operational Research’. It also enjoys the 149th rank in the world in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2019, as well as the ‘Tier 5: Excellent‘ rating by the Ministry of Higher Education (MQA SETARA 2017).

#2. Why Choose University of Nottingham Malaysia

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Nottingham Advantage

This gives an opportunity for students to stand out in 4 ways which are employability, skills, recognition and experience for your career development


Self-Accrediting University

The Ministry of Education (MOE) has granted the University of Nottingham Malaysia a Self-Accrediting Status due to its high standard quality education that they provide


Summer School

The University of Nottingham offers students the option to attend summer school and put their holidays to good use while making progress in their education

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#3. Location

A beautiful area spanning over 101 acres of land and beautiful green slopes, the grounds are intended to reflect the traits of University Park in the UK. As a self-contained and independent neighbourhood town inside a patio nursery environment, it is currently home to more than 5,000 students.

There is a cafeteria which serves international cuisines from Middle Eastern to Indian and vegetarian. There are also cafes around the university and also a book store which carries academic and educational material for students. An in-campus convenience store is also available for the convenience of students when needing any groceries.

Getting Around

  • Shuttle Buses: Buses linking the campus to the Kajang Railway station are available for free.
  • Public Transport: Taxi & KTM via Kajang Railway station.
  • Parking: Parking is available on campus, but is limited.

#.4. Accommodation

(a) On-campus accommodation

There is an on-campus accommodation where classrooms and other amenities are just a step away. There are multiple rooms you can choose from, such as single en-suite, shared en-suite, deluxe single, twin-sharing, quad-sharing with bathroom, and double-decker en-suite.

(b) Off-campus accommodation

There are 4 off-campus accommodation options, which are at Taman Tasik Semenyih, UniVillage, Tiara East and Tetris Apartments.

  • Taman Tasik Semenyih: Located behind the university, houses in this estate are more popular as there is a linked bridge and gate into the university.
  • UniVillage: Located opposite the main campus entrance. A cluster of food and retail outlets, as well as a gym and study areas, make it an ideal accommodation option.
  • Tiara East: Located 2km away from campus, it consists of several rows of terrace houses and apartments.
  • Tetris Apartments: Located 1.5km away from the university and is within the Semenyih Lake Country Club.

#5. University of Nottingham Malaysia Scholarships

Here are some of the scholarships offered by University of Nottingham Malaysia.

Name of ScholarshipStudy AreaKey HighlightsDeadline
Nottingham High Achievers Scholarship Arts, Engineering, Sciences, FIA, FIS, FIB, Education, Information Technology, Pharmacy- Open to all students applying for foundation and undergraduate programmes
- Up to 25% tuition fee waiver
- Merit scholarship with no interview required
Always Open
Nottingham Dean's Excellence Scholarship Arts, Business, Engineering, Sciences, Psychology, Education, Information Technology, Pharmacy- Up to 25% tuition fee waiver
- Awarded to top achieving students at the end of each academic year
Always Open

#6. Peek into the Life of a University of Nottingham Malaysia Student

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