Study abroad in Kuala Lumpur at Universiti Putra Malaysia
Study abroad in Malaysia at one of the best universities in the country! Universiti Putra Malaysia and the thrilling metropolitan area of Kuala Lumpur offer an excellent environment for an engaging study abroad semester that is both academically rigorous and culturally engaging.
You can study abroad at Universiti Putra Malaysia for one or two semesters. It’s easy to apply and your study placement will be confirmed within a week.
On this page you’ll find out more about studies, semester dates, application deadlines, fees as well as instructions on how to apply.
Semester dates and application deadlines
|Semester 2 (Spring)||Semester 1 (Autumn)*|
|Semester dates||February 12 – June 17||September 10 – January 13|
|Orientation||February 9 – 11||September 7 – 8|
|Application period||ended September 30, 2017||ended April 30, 2018|
*All dates still tentative
2019 (all dates still tentative)
|Semester 2 (Spring)||Semester 1 (Autumn)|
|Semester dates||February 11 – June 23||September 9 – January 12|
|Orientation||within 2 weeks before the semester starts||within 2 weeks before the semester starts|
|Application period||open now until September 30, 2018||open now until April 30, 2019|
Studying abroad in Malaysia with Asia Exchange
Key facts about Universiti Putra Malaysia
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in Kuala Lumpur is ranked as the second-best university in Malaysia (Times Higher Education 2016) and acknowledged among the top 400 universities in the world (QS World Ranking, place 376). UPM is a public university, founded in 1931. It has 16 faculties and approximately 32 000 students. The university is located in the capital of Kuala Lumpur and is among the elite institutions in the city. Find out more about Universiti Putra Malaysia.
Putra International Centre
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor Darul Ehsan