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Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

Universiti Malaysia Sabah

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS)

Institution Details

Type of Institution

Public University

Population Size

Large

International Students

15%

overview

Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) is an institution of higher education that produces human resources, experts and professionals in a variety of fields with the focus on the quality of graduates, quality of institutions, and quality of the overall system.

With the vision to strive to be an innovative university of global standing, UMS strives to achieve academic excellence and international recognition through its attention to learning and teaching, research and publications, social services and balance in knowledge specialization.

The university also prioritizes the personal growth of its students, resulting in greater innovation and productivity for the benefit of society and the nation as a whole. UMS is committed to education transformation to fulfill the core aspirations outlined in the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015–2025 (Higher Education) in preparing Malaysia’s youth to thrive in the complex and ever-changing future.

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Programmes Offered

Accounting

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Accounting with Honours

Banking

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Business with Honours (Financial Management and Banking)

Chemical Engineering

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Chemical Engineering)

Civil Engineering

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Civil Engineering)

Economics

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Economics with Honours (Planning & Development Economics)

Electrical and Electronic Engineering

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Electrical & Electronic Engineering)

Entrepreneurship

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Business with Honours (Entrepreneurship)

Finance

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Economics with Honours (Financial Economics)

Hospitality Management

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Business with Honours (Hotel Management)

Marketing

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Business with Honours (Marketing)

Mathematics & Statistics

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Science with Honours (Mathematics with Economy)

Mechanical Engineering

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Engineering with Honours (Mechanical Engineering)

Sciences

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Science with Honours (Industrial Chemistry)

Bachelor of Science with Honours (Industrial Physics)

Tourism

In Employability Ratings

Bachelor of Business with Honours (Tourism Management)

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Why Study With Us

1
Industry Partnership
Our course programmes offer our students to engage with industry players via industry placement/ internship programmes. We are keen to produce talents for the demand of industry with the relationship with the industry players.
2
Interactive learning environment
In UMS, our practical and theoretical interaction based learning environment offers the students to apply various soft skills, such as social and communication skills, leadership and teamwork, critical thinking with the practice of problem solving on theories, as well as managerial and entrepreneurial skills.
3
Professional Staff
Our teaching staff are experienced professionals from various disciplines and industries. With their vast experiences in teaching, we are committed to provide our students with quality learning. Furthermore, students are also encouraged to join research and innovation projects and activities, particularly on those related to the university niches
4
Collaboration with International Universities around the world
We are affiliated with various global universities on providing programme courses to our students with the same quality as international level. Our students are able to explore a wider view towards the field of study with the programmes offered from the collaboration with the partnered universities. 

Additional Information

Accommodation

Available

Scholarship

Available

Study Abroad Program

Available

Main Campus

Sabah

Branch Campus

Sabah

Frequently Asked Questions

UMS is located at the land below the wind, Sabah. With Mount Kinabalu and the South China Sea as its background, UMS is often considered as among the most beautiful campuses in Southeast Asia.

UMS now operates at three campuses. The main campus is located in Teluk Sepanggar, facing the South China Sea, about 14 kilometres from the Kota Kinabalu International Airport. Its second campus, UMS-Labuan International Campus, was established in May 1999 in the Federal Territory of Labuan which is home to the School of Informatics Science and the School of International Business and Finance. The third campus was established in Sandakan, Sabah on 4 May 2006 offering courses for the School of Sustainable Agriculture.

UMS is a comprehensive university offering courses from Bachelors to Doctorate degrees in Science and Humanities.

There are 10 faculties and 4 research institutes in UMS.

UMS aims for a conducive campus which is suitable for teaching and learning activities. Among the facilities provided are residential colleges, library, chancellor hall, cafeterias, sports complex, mosque, galleries, museums and transportation services.

In UMS, we have 2 intakes for the year:-

  1. February
  2. September

Other Accolades

Institution Details

Type of Institution

Public University

Population Size

Large

International Students

15%

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Additional Information

Accommodation

Available

Scholarship

Available

Study Abroad Program

Available

Main Campus

Sabah

Branch Campus

Sabah