International Islamic University Malaysia

About IIUM : The International Islamic University Malaysia, also known as IIUM or UIAM, is a Public Institution of Higher Education (PIHE) in Malaysia. The university is sponsored by eight governments from the Organisation of the Islamic Conference (OIC). It is distinct from the International Islamic University Islamabad, Pakistan and International Islamic University Chittagong in Chittagong, Bangladesh.

 

International Islamic University Malaysia
International Islamic University Malaysia

 

Name in English Official Name in Malay Short Name Type Foundation Year
 International Islamic University Malaysia  Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia  IIUM/ UIAM  Public  1983

 

Location of   International Islamic University Malaysia ( IIUM Location): IIUM has several campuses, facilities and institutions spread across several states of Malaysia, each with their own specialisation.  Its main campus is located in Gombak, Selangor with its Centre for Foundation Studies situated in Petaling Jaya and Gambang, Pahang and its medical-centric branch in Kuantan, Pahang. IIUM also has two city campuses in Kuala Lumpur and will be opening a new campus in Bandar Universiti Pagoh.

Full Address of IIUM Main Campus: Jalan Gombak, 53100 Kuala Lumpur, Selangor, Malaysia.

 

Academic Requirement for admission in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) 
Bachelor Programs
  • At least three (3) principal passes in the General Certificate of Education ‘Advanced Level’ (GCE) ‘A’ Level Examination (UK Educational System) obtained in one sitting; OR
  • International Baccalaureate (IB) with a minimum of six (6) subjects obtained in one sitting; OR
  • Any other qualifications that are recognized by the Senate of the University as equivalent to the above

Note: Applicants to all undergraduate programmes must  have Mathematics subject (except for Bachelor of Arabic) and two other subjects in the intended field of study.

 

Master Programs  A Bachelor Degree with Honours (minimum 120 credit hours) with minimum CGPA of 3 out of 4  in relevant areas.
PHD Programs
  • A relevant Bachelor’s degree with good grades  or any other certificates recognised to be equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree and with relevant professional ecperience, AND
  • A relevant Master’s degree with good grades 

 

Language requirement for admission in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) : English and Arabic are the two primary languages used for instruction in the University, depending on the specific programme of study. All international students who are going to apply for programmes with English as medium of instruction in IIUM are required to have Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOFEL) or the test administered by the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) with the minimum required score below for different levels of study.

 

English Language Requirement for admission in International Islamic University Malaysia ( IIUM)
 Type of Program  Minimum Tofel Score Minimum Ielts Score
Bachelor   550  6
Master  550 6
PHD  550  6

 

NOTE: If you do not have above English language qualifications, you can sit for the IIUM English placement test (EPT) when you arrive in Malaysia. If you pass the placement test, you would have met the minimum English requirement (6 points) and start your study at International Islamic University Malaysia. However, if you have NOT passed the IIUM placement test, you may take up language proficiency courses at the University to fulfill the admission requirements. The pre-university language programme has 7 levels from level 0 to level 6. 

 

Fees of English Language Course in IIUM University
Duration Fees (in Ringgit Malaysia)
 7 weeks with 20-25 contact hours per week   2650

 

Note: Applicants who have graduated from universities that use English (or Arabic) as the medium of instruction in English (or Arabic) speaking countries or who has graduated from IIUM in a programme with English (or Arabic) as the medium of instruction are exempted from English (or Arabic) language requirement.

 

Intake Dates For Admission in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Intake Last date to apply for this intake (Closing Date)
September   1 June
February   1 November
June 1 March (Postgraduate)
Note: Application Received after the closing date will be processed for the following intake (Next Intake) 

 

Required documents: list of required documents for admission in IIUM and all Malaysian Universities, including English language institutes are available in this link.

 Accommodation at IIUM University: The student accomodation in IIUM is known as Mahallah, which is Arabic for ‘neighbourhood’.  IIUM has 16 Mahallahs that accommodate about 14,000 students from various countries and cultures. Each Mahallah is led by a Principal and assisted by administrative staff and fellows. The types of rooms at the Mahallah of IIUM  Gombak campus are listed in following table.

  

 Accommodation at IIUM University
Campus Type of room Rental  Features Details
  Gombak Quad room (with partition) 165 for undergraduate student Fully furnished 
 Twin Sharing (without partition) 190 for Undergraduate students Fully furnished 
Single room 360  for postgraduate students Fully furnished 
Single Executive 690
Single Executive  
/Attached bathroom
 Fully furnished

Note: Deposit for each type of accommodation is 3 times of rental, for example, if your rental is RM 500 per month, your deposit will be RM 1500 which is refundable when you want to vacate the room or apartment.

Rental: In Ringgit Malaysia Per Month 

  

Programs and cost of study in IIUM: The following tables show the programs and tuition fees for bachelor , master and PHD programs available in IIUM.

 NOTE: Tuition fees in the following tables are for 1 year, including registration fees, application fees, student visa, Medical Insurance and EMGS fees.

Interested to apply ? if you have any question about IIUM and interesting to apply for this university refer to contact us page and send us your requests, our counselors will reply you as soon as possible and help you to proceed for admission and student visa in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM). 

 

Bachelor Programs in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
 Program Duration  Fees (Ringgit Malaysia)
 In Year Per Year 
Faculty of Engineering
B.Eng in Biochemical-Biotechnology Engineering 4  15000
B.Eng in Electronics-Computer & Information Engineering  15000
B.Eng in Communications Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Mechatronics Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Aerospace Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Automotive Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Manufacturing Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Material Engineering 15000 
B.Eng in Civil Engineering 15000 
Faculty of Architecture & Environmental Design
 Bachelor of Science in Architectural Studies (BSc. Arch) 3  15300
 Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch)     15500 
 Bachelor of Applied Arts and Design (B.AAD)  15000
 Bachelor of Landscape Architecture (B.LA) 15000 
 Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (B.QS) 15000 
 Bachelor of Urban and Regional Planning (B.URP) 15000 
Faculty Of Law
Bachelor of Law(Hons.) – LL.B 4  11000
Bachelor of Law Shariah (Hons.) LL.B_S  11000
Faculty of Economics & Management Science
 Bachelor of Economics (B.Econs.)  4  9000
 Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)  9000
 Bachelor of Accounting (B.Acc.)  9000
 Bachelor of Science (Islamic Finance) (Hons)    9000
Faculty of Science
 Bachelor of Biotechnology (BSBT) 4  18000
 Bachelor of Mathematical Sciences (B.MathSc)  18000
 Bachelor of Applied Chemistry (BChem) 18000 
 Bachelor of Physics (BPhys) 18000 
 Bachelor of Plant Sciences (BPSc) 18000 
 Bachelor of Marine Science    18000 
Faculty of Education
 Bachelor of Education   4  8700
Islamic Revealed Knowledge & Human Science Programs
 Bachelor of Human Sciences in Communication 4  8700
 Bachelor of Human Sciences in English Language and Literature 8700 
Bachelor of Human Sciences in History & Civilization 8700 
 Bachelor of Human Sciences in Political Science 8700 
 Bachelor of Human Sciences in Psychology 8700 
 Bachelor of Human Sciences in Sociology & Anthropology 8700 
Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage in Arabic Language and Literature 8700 
 Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage in Islamic Jurisprudence 8700 
 Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage in Qur’an and Sunnah Studies 8700 
 Bachelor of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Heritage in Usul al-Din & Comparative Religion 8700 
Faculty of Medicine & HealthCare
 Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBBS)   5  41000
 Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS)   41000 
 Bachelor Of Nursing (Hons)    41000 
 Bachelor of Pharmacy   41000 
 Bachelor of Audiology (Hons)    15000
 Bachelor of Optometry (Hons)    15000
 Bachelor of Radiography and Diagnostic Imaging (Hons)    15000
 Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Hons)     15000
 Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons)   15000
Faculty Of Information & Communication Technology
 Bachelor of Information Technology (BIT) 3  8700
 Bachelor of Computer Science (BCS)  8700

  

Master and PHD Programs in International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM)
Program Duration Fees (Ringgit)
In Year Per Year
Faculty of Engineering
M.Sc in Mechanical Engineering 2  16000
M.Sc in Automotive Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Biomedical – Biotechnology Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Communication Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Computer and Information Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Electronics Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Manufacturing Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Material Engineering 2 16000 
M.Sc in Mechatronics Engineering 2 16000 
PhD in all Engineering Programs 3  12000
PhD in Manufacturing and Material Engineering 3  12000
PhD in Mechatronics Engineering 3  12000
Faculty of Architecture & Environmental Design
Master of Urban and Regional Planning 2  12500
Master of Science(Building Service Engineering) 2  12500
Master of Science(Built Environment) 3  12500
Faculty Of Law
 Master of Comparative Laws (MCL) 3  12500
 Doctor of Philoshopy (Laws) – Ph.D 3  12000
Faculty of Economics & Management Science
 Master of Economics 2  12500
 Master of Science in Accounting 2  12500
 Master of Science in Marketing 2 12500 
 Master of Science in Finance 2 12500 
 Master of Science in Islamic Banking and Finance (MIBF) 2 12500 
Doctor of Philosophy in Accounting 3  12000
Doctor of Philosophy in Economics 3  12000
Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration 3  12000
PHD in Islamic Banking and Finance 3  12000
Faculty of Science
 M.Sc in Biosciences 2 15000
 M.Sc in Biotechnology 2 15000 
 PhD in Biosciences 3  12000
 PhD in Biotechnology 3  12000
Faculty of Education
 Master of Education (via executive mode) 2  12500
 Master of Education Programme 2  12500
 PhD in Education 3  12000
 Doctoral Programme In Education (PH.D) 3  12000
Islamic Revealed Knowledge & Human Science Programs
 M.A in Arabic as a Second Language 2  11000
 M.A in Arabic Linguistic Studies 2  11000
 M.A in Arabic Literary Studies 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in Communication 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in English Language Studies 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in English Literary Studies 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in Applied Linguistics 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in History and Civilization 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in Political Science 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in Psychology 2 11000 
 M.HSc. in Sociology and Anthropology 2 11000 
 M.IRK in Fiqh and Usul al-Fiqh 2 11000 
 MIRKH in Qur’an and Sunnah Studies 2 11000 
 MIRKH in Usul al-Din and Comparative Religion 2 11000 
 PHD for all above programs is available 3  12000
Faculty Of Information & Communication Technology    
Master of Information Technology (by Coursework) 2  12500
Master of Library and Information Science (by Coursework) 2  12500
Mater of Information Technology (by Research) 2  10000
Master of Library and Information Science (by Coursework & Thesis) 2   10000
Master of Library and Information Science (by Research) 2  10000 
Master of Science in Computer Science (by Research) 2  10000 
Master Protective Security Management (MPSM) 2  10000 
Doctor of Philosophy in Information Technology 3  12000
Doctor of Philosophy in Library and Information Science 3  12000
Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science 3  12000
Faculty of Medicine & HealthCare
MMDSc in Anatomy (Non Clinical) 2  24500
MMDSc in Biochemistry (Non Clinical)  24500
MMDSc in Microbiology (Non Clinical) 24500 
MMDSc in Parasitology (Non Clinical) 24500 
MMDSc in Pharmacology (Non Clinical) 24500 
MMDSc in Physiology (Non Clinical)  24500
PhD in Anatomy 3  13500
PhD in Biochemistry  13500
PhD in Microbiology 13500 
PhD in Parasitology 13500 
PhD in Pharmacology 13500 
PhD in Physiology 13500 
Doctor of Philosophy in Biobehavioural Health Sciences 13500 
Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing 13500