At Multimedia University (MMU), it is renowned for being an excellent higher education institution in an effort to produce newer generations of leaders and quality workers.
Other than that, the Institution has also paved for opportunities in building course programmes that can later contribute to the emerging high-tech ICT industry of the country which is consistent to the Silicon Valley-Stanford model in the United States.
Students that participate in the bustling university life at MMU Cyberjaya can also obtain invaluable experience at becoming creators of modern technology and not merely consumers.
In Malaysia, there are three MMU campuses with the first built in Melaka, then in Cyberjaya and Johor.
The institution first started as a catalyst in conducting research projects and development projects as well as preserving a close tie with the industry through consistent cooperation activities.
At present, after many years of modification to its system, it hosts up to 13 research centres that focus on specific niche areas such as nanotechnology, micro systems, biometrics, virtual reality, microwave, and telecommunication, engineering, photonics, advanced robotics, and business.a
Why Choose MMU
MMU enters the rankings as the 34th best university in the ASEAN region and is listed among the top few universities in Malaysia.
This is the first time that MMU has qualified to enter the THE rankings.
QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
Multimedia University falls within the Top 200 QS Asia University Ranking 2020 due to our holistic education and excellent academic reputation.
The awards, also known as the People’s Choice Awards, recognises brand building as an integral business investment and is measured by consumer preference.
The Putra Brand Awards is organised by the Association of Accredited Advertising Agents Malaysia (4As).
It is the only brand awards in Malaysia endorsed by Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE) and supported by the Branding Association of Malaysia (BAM), the Malaysian Advertisers Association (MAA), and the Media Specialists Association (MSA)
The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) awarded eight universities and five polytechnics with the Premier Digital Tech University and Preferred Digital Tech Polytechnic status respectively.
MMU stood among seven other universities in awarding the status, together with Universiti Malaya, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi Mara, Tunku Abdul Rahman University College, Sunway University, Taylor’s University and Asia Pacific University. MMU further fortified its position as the Premier Digital Tech Institution when the university is continuously recognised as one of the senior institutes in Premier Digital Tech which was accorded by the Ministry of Higher Education and Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)
Theatre & Multi-Purpose Hall
MMU Mini Stadium
Average tuition fees per year & living costs per year
Tuition fees: RM 20,700 to RM 25,200
Application fees: RM 280
Living costs: USD 359 per month
Accommodation costs: RM 210 to RM 900 (on-campus) / RM 210 to RM 3,000 (off-campus)
Minimum TOEFL Score
Minimum IELTS Score
PBT – 550 iBT – 80
PBT – 580 iBT – 92
PBT – 580 iBT – 92
Minimum CGPA of 2/4 in High School, Secondary School or A – level.
For Engineering, Physics, Chemistry and Maths compulsory in High School.
Minimum CGPA of 2.5 /4 or equivalent in a Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
Minimum CGPA of 2-2.5 /4 in a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related field is acceptable if accompanied by a 5-year work experience in a related field
Minimum CGPA of 2.75 /4 or equivalent in a Master’s degree in a related field.
Minimum CGPA of 2-2.75 /4 in a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a related field is acceptable if accompanied by a 5-year work experience in a related field
There are primarily two kinds of accommodation available for the students of MMU.
Although the application procedure for the On-Campus Accommodation is available for all students, priority is given to the fresh undergraduates.
There are four 5-storey hostel blocks; with 250 rooms in each block for twin sharing and triple sharing.
The facilities provided to the students in the room include Beds with mattresses, Book shelves, Wardrobe, Curtain, Free Internet, Study table and chair and Fan.
Hostel facilities include:
Common bathroom and washing room
24 hours security
Off – Campus
Some off-campus accommodation is available within 5-10 minutes of walking distance from MMU. These accommodations are available in Cyberjaya, Melaka and Johor.
Each of these units consists of 3 – 4 rooms, which can accommodate 3 – 8 people.
The amenities provided to the students are:
Study tables and chairs
Beds without mattresses
24-hour internet connection