Monash University Malaysia
Monash University Malaysia is a universitywide partner in Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia.
As Monash University Malaysia is a new partner, there are no student reports yet.
General information for exchange students
Semester I: last week of February - 3rd week of June
Orientation generally commences the last week of February for Semester I and the 3rd week of February for Semester II.
Exams take place in June for Semester I and in November for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
The GPA requirement at this university is 3.0. This is comparable to an average grade 7.0 or above at Utrecht University.
If you are selected to go to Monash keep in mind that you will have to meet the English Language Requirements. You don’t have to worry about this until after you have been selected by UU. The requirements are:
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
For language enthusiasts, the Malay Language is a non-credit earning unit, ideal for those who wish to learn the local language during their exchange in Malaysia
There are many comfortable and affordable accommodation options within walking distance to Monash University Malaysia. You may choose to live in on-campus or off-campus accommodation. Some options are the Sunway-managed residences and other student-friendly accommodation options. Find out more about your options on the website.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs are around 1500 RM per month. This is around 350 EUR. (Estimate from 2022).
You can find a more detailed breakdown of expenses here.
A normal full-time load at Monash is 24 credit points (four units/subjects), but 18 credit points (three units/subjects) is permitted. You cannot enroll in more than 24 credit points or less than 18 credit points per semester.
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
10 places per year
Monash University Malaysia is a new destination, so it is not known yet whether selection will be necessary.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.