UNITAR International University

Johor Bahru, Johor, Malaysia

Quick Facts

  • UNITAR is named Employer’s Top Choice under Talentbank
  • One of the universities in Malaysia that offers PTPTN loan for Foundation
  • Rated 5-Star on Quacquarelli Symonds Rating for Online Learning
  • Rated 'Berdaya Maju (Viable)' in the latest SETARA rating

About UNITAR International University

Founded in 1997, UNITAR International University is a private university in Malaysia and is the first virtual university in Southeast Asia. The university offers various options for learning — face-to-face, online learning and customised learning. It is also a recognised APEL centre that provides working adults the convenience to get professional accreditation. 

Located at Jalan Bukit Timbalan, UNITAR Regional Centre Johor Bahru offers programmes in education, business administration and accounting. 

Its main campus is located in Petaling Jaya, Selangor. It also has branches located in various states throughout Malaysia (except Perlis and Penang).

UNITAR's Ranking & Reputation

UNITAR is rated 'Berdaya Maju (Viable)' in the latest SETARA rating. It is also recognised as the first university in Asia to receive a 5-star QS rating for Online Learning. Not to mention, they’re also the only company to hold a Platinum under the Education & Learning category for the Putra Brands Award.

Why Study at UNITAR International University


Affordable Education
UNITAR prioritises the B40 community and is also one of the universities in Malaysia that offers PTPTN loan for Foundation


Strong Industrial Partnership
With industrial partner with over 150+ GLC & MNC companies, UNITAR graduates are employer’s top choice under Talentbank


Quality Education
Rated 'Berdaya Maju (Viable)' in the latest SETARA rating

Campus Location

UNITAR Regional Centre Johor Bahru is located in Johor Bahru, Johor and can be easily accessed through major highways, buses and other forms of transport. Located within the city and next to the Singapore border entrance, the campus is within driving distance to many public amenities in Johor Bahru and Singapore. 

In addition to this campus, UNITAR also has a main campus in Petaling Jaya, Selangor as well as smaller campuses in every state except Perlis and Penang.