Malaysia is a beautiful and diverse country with many highlights. The many different regions, each with their own characteristic features, make this country the perfect destination for all visitors. Malaysia is also a unique melting pot of races and religion comprising of Malaysia, Chinese, Indians and many other ethnic groups. Our diversity and multi ethnic groups make Malaysia a gastronomical paradise and home to hundreds of colorful festivals.
Malaysia comprises of three main ethnic groups: Malays, Chinese and Indians followed by other ethnic groups. Total population is 31 million.
Bahasa Melayu is the official language. However, English is widely spoken.
Malaysia is a tropical country. Temperatures fluctuate between 25 and 35 degrees during the year. Annual rainfall varies from 2000mm to 2500mm.
Islam is the official religion. Other faith and religions are practiced freely.
Transportation and Amenities
A Modern transportation system connects all the States in Peninsula Malaysia. Travelling within the city is very convenient with light rail system, buses and taxis. You will fill vital amenities readily available to cater for your needs and well-being.
Malaysia being multi-cultural has a wide variety of food from hawker fare to fine dining cuisines from around the world at affordable prices. Halal restaurants of all variety are also readily available.
As an international student, you will experience a student life in multi-cultural Malaysia. Studying in a multicultural environment and working with people from diverse background contributes immensely to broadening student’s perspective and this experience is invaluable in a rapid globalized economy.
To find out more about Malaysia, you can visit www.tourism.gov.my