There will always be several reasons why study abroad aspirants choose to study and stay in a particular study destination, and for the same students, Malaysia is known to be an education centre which provides good quality education at an affordable cost. The country is filled with friendly people, diverse traditions and rich cultures. It was reported that there were more than 90,000 foreign students in Malaysia in the last year and Malaysia has become the 11th most sought after country for tertiary education amongst international students.

Through this article let us understand why Malaysia has got popular amongst the international students.

The Reputed Universities
Malaysia's domestic universities are fast in racing up with Singapore, Hong Kong, China in terms of quality of education. The University Malaya which is located in the capital of Kuala Lumpur is known for its computer science courses, education and engineering programmes. There are encompasses 20 public universities, 41 private universities and several other university colleges, training centres, language centres and international branch campuses to study in Malaysia.

Check out the top Universities preferred by International Students:
• University of Nottingham
• Swinburne University
• Taylor's University
• SEGi University Group (5 campus)
• Heriot-Watt University (Malaysia Campus)
• Westminster International College (Malaysia Campus)
• Manipal International University, Malaysia (only UG programs)
• Sunway Le Cordon Bleu (Renowned hospitality school)
• Berjaya University College of Hospitality, Kuala Lumpur

The Courses to consider in Malaysia
Course in the field of Arts, Social Science and Humanities, Engineering, Sciences is offered at the universities in Malaysia. You can take up the course of your choice. The quality of study in Malaysia is not compromised. Some of the courses commonly preferred by the international students are-

• Bachelor of Psychology with Management
• Bachelor of Construction Project Management
• BE Chemical
• BSc Computer Science
• Master of Construction Project Management
• Master of Business Management
• Master of Management by Research

Get an US, UK and Australian degree at Malaysia
The growing partnerships of Malaysia with universities of other countries is a major part of Malaysia's state investment in higher education. Many foreign universities, mainly Australian and British universities, have branch campuses in Malaysia. For example, 2 of the top 100 universities in the world have their branch campuses in Malaysia; Monash University (Australia) and the University of Nottingham (UK).

Cost of Studying and Living in Malaysia
The tuition fees in Malaysia varies depending upon the University are and course you choose. The fees are comparatively low at public universities. An average, of MYR 7,000 per year for a bachelor’s degree and around MYR 11,000 per year for Master’s degrees. The tuition fees for Private and foreign institutions is higher, especially for professional subjects such as medicine. In comparison with the other tourist destinations like America and the UK the cost of living in Malaysia is low. It is recommended that you budget for between MYR 13,000 and MYR 20,000 per year.

Now we know why Malaysia has become a popular study destination in recent days. To get further information regarding the overseas education at Malaysia, you can visit the best study abroad consultants in Nagpur. Here you will get complete assistance for course, university selection, loan assistance and Visa assistance as well. So, get going and explore the option to pursue a degree in Malaysia.
All the Best!

Author's Bio: 

I am an overseas education consultant, having ten plus years of experience in Study Abroad Consultancy. I am interested in writing articles on careers and education abroad for students wishing to study abroad.