Nilai University

Overview

Nilai University was established in 1997 (as Nilai College) as a private institution. It received the upgrade to ‘university college’ in 2008 before receiving full university status in 2012. Nilai University offers Foundation courses, Degrees, and Postgraduate studies. Putra Nilai is a modern township strategically located 20 minutes from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport and 40 minutes from Kuala Lumpur city centre.With their consistently high achieving ratings from Quality Assurance Agencies, Nilai University as well as its partners put in their effort to ensure that the programmes that are made available and taught in the institution meet the required standards.

Since its establishment several years ago, Nilai University has attempted to build more from its first step as a pioneer for its 3+0 degree course programmes to create their own diplomas. These courses have been validated by leading universities in countries such as in the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Switzerland, and Canada. Through this collaboration, international students also recognise the value of the courses offered here and they make up approximately 40% of the student population.

Why Choose Nilai University

01

It was rated Tier-5 Excellent in the Setara 2013 ranking (Malaysian Qualifications Agency), and it scored 89 per cent for Teaching & Learning in the Setara 2017 ranking. The university is ranked 17th out of all private Malaysian universities in the Ministry of Higher Education’s 2015 Graduate Employability Tracer Study.

02

Nilai University was awarded the Industry Excellence (Education Sector) Award by the Malaysian External Trade Development Corporation, Ministry of Trade and Industry Malaysia.

03

Nilai University’s mission is to provide good education with an invaluable teaching and learning experience, where students are transformed into highly competent and adaptable professionals. It has a holistic approach, enabling students to sharpen their soft skills and be work-ready in their desired field.

University Facilities

  • Library

  • Indoor

  • Sports Complex

  • Nursing Skills Lab

  • Engineering

  • Lecture Theaters

  • Auditoriums

  • Food Court

  • Science Labs

Tuition Fees

Average Tuition Fees Per Year & Living Costs Per Year

Tuition fees

a) Undergraduate:

MYR 68,019

b) Postgraduate:

MYR 45,947

Application fees

RM700

Living costs

MYR 13,800

Accommodation cost

MYR 5,500

Entry Requirement

English Requirements

Minimum IELTS Score

  • Undergraduate: 4.0
  • Postgraduate: 5.0

Minimum TOEFL IBT

  • Undergraduate: 30
  • Postgraduate: 34

General Requirements

Diploma & Bachelor Programs

  • high school, secondary school or A-Level with minimum CGPA of 2.50 out of 4 or Pass
  • if you want to apply for engineering program must pass mathematics, physics and chemistry during high school

Master Programs

  • A Bachelor’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field
  • A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2 to 2.5 out of 4, in a related field can be accepted subject to a minimum of two (2) years working experience in relevant field

PHD programs

  • A Master’s degree with minimum CGPA of 2.75 out of 4 or equivalent, in a related field
  • A Master’s degree or equivalent with minimum CGPA 2 to 2.5 out of 4, in a related field can be accepted subject to a minimum of two (2) years working experience in relevant field

Accommodation

Halls of Residence

The halls of residence have single and twin-sharing rooms with a private balcony. Each floor is equipped with a common room and bathrooms. This is ideal for first year students who may be staying away from home for the first time as it gives you an opportunity to socialise and settle into life on campus.

Accommodation Amenities:

  • Single or Twin bed with mattress
  • Wardrobe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Study table and chair
  • Book shelf
  • Hot & Cold water dispenser at pantry area
  • Wi-Fi Hotspots

Coin operated washing and dryer machine

Apartments

The apartments are each made up of six to seven rooms and have a kitchenette for light cooking. This choice of accommodation is more private and is normally preferred by the seniors.

Accommodation Amenities:

  • Twin bed with mattress
  • Wardrobe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Study table and chair
  • Book shelf
  • Shared shower room with water heater
  • Hot & Cold water dispenser at pantry area
  • Wi-Fi Hotspots
  • Coin operated washing and dryer machine

Scholarships For International Students: Available

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University Location

No 1, Persiaran Universiti,
Putra Nilai, Bandar Baru Nilai,
71800 Nilai, Negeri Sembilan,
Malaysia.