Manipal International University Malaysia, Nilai, Malaysia

Manipal International University (MIU) is a Malaysian, multidisciplinary university dedicated to addressing the human capital and developmental needs outlined in the 10th Malaysia Plan. It is through an innovative multidisciplinary programme that MIU plans to create an environment which will meet industry needs for professionals to sustain economic growth in this region.

Manipal Education and Malaysia have had a long relationship which has extended over 60 years. Students from Malaysia have studied at the top-ranked Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, India, and at Melaka-Manipal Medical College. The product of these institutes over the past five decades has been astounding: over 4,000 medical doctors in Malaysia have been groomed by Manipal Education. Now, MIU will further its scope of education by offering programmes in engineering, business and life sciences as part of an initial arrangement of programmes in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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In 1953, Dr. TMA Pai, a physician, educationist, banker and philanthropist, founded the Kasturba Medical College in Manipal, Karnataka, India. Since then, Manipal Group has pursued academic excellence while branching out across the globe. Dr. Pai is known as the creator of the most educational institutes in the world.

Today, Manipal in Education is recognized for its global institutes which have attracted over 30,000 students from India and 53 other countries. Manipal operates state-of-the-art, eco-friendly campuses in India, Nepal, Dubai and Malaysia, offering more than 300 courses in healthcare, engineering and management.

Manipal is committed to high-impact academic research through collaborations with various reputable institutes and industry players that ensure students are job-ready in sectors such as banking, retail, telecommunications, business process outsourcing (BPO), media and entertainment.


Manipal International University (MIU) moved into its permanent campus in Nilai, Negeri Sembilan in January 2013. The campus is built on a 140-acre property surrounded by green hills and adjacent to a picturesque lake. The campus is designed to provide the most conducive environment for students to excel.

The main administration building houses the Vice Chancellor’s office, the admissions office, and other student affairs and administration offices. The sprawling low-rise building is designed to blend with the campus environment. 

The large academic building overlooking the picturesque 9.5-acre lake is the School of Engineering, which will also be the temporary home to the School of Business and School of Life Sciences. When all development is completed, this building will serve as the focal point for nearly 10,000 engineering students. The U-shaped building -- joined at the center by a huge double arch symbolizing the iconic Manipal "M” -- will house all the engineering areas. 

The campus is being developed in phases over five years, with a student capacity of over 20,000 once it is completed. Situated in one of Malaysia’s most established university towns, Nilai offers a complete range of amenities catering to university living. The overall development includes a 1,000 seater amphitheater, sports complex, student centre and recreational facilities.


Manipal International University (MIU) is located in a well-established university town of Nilai. Other universities in the town are Nilai University, INTI International University and Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia.

Located just 40km from Kuala Lumpur, the town of Nilai is well-connected to Kuala Lumpur by train.


Student housing is available for all students at Desa Palma in Putra Nilai.

A unit of housing can be occupied by 5 persons.

The following facilities are available at Desa Palma:

  • Unlimited broadband access per apartment
  • Transportation 3 times a daily to and fro to Campus
  • Cleaning services twice weekly (apartment common area and toilets)
  • Utilities (electricity and water upto RM300 per apartment per month)
  • Unifi TV channel
  • 24-hour security
  • Covered parking
  • Clubhouse
  • Minimarket
  • Cafeteria


Awards conferred to Manipal University:

  1. IMC- RBNQ Award 2007 (modeled after MBNQA)

  2. International Asia Pacific Quality Award 2008

  3. FKCCI Export Excellence Award 2010, 2009, 2008

Awards conferred to Sikkim Manipal University:

  1. e-India Award 2009

  2. e-Rajasthan Award 2009


Application feeMYR500
Registration feeMYR300
Undergraduate average tuition feeMYR10000
Postgraduate average tuition feeMYR0
Other costs

Foundation Programmes Registration Fee 300 Student Welfare 200 Caution Fee(Refundable) 200 Total 800 Bachelor's Degree Programmes Registration Fee 500 Student Welfare 1,000 Caution Fee(Refundable) 500 Total 2,000


Intakes 2 intakes per year : January, June
Undergrad Students
Postgrad Students
Foreign StudentsNot available
Local StudentsNot available
Male StudentsNot available
Female StudentsNot available
StateNegeri Sembilan


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