Contributing to the building of a
sustainable international
education sector

utility-emailutility-printutility-pdfContact usChange to standard fontChange to large font
Malaysia map
Malaysia image
  • Capital Kuala Lumpur
  • Official Languages Malay
  • Population 29.6 million
  • International tertiary students 63,530 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 17,001
  • Australian share (percentage) 27 percent

Malaysia education market profile

News and opportunities

Malaysian techincal college seeks partner to deliver academic and skills programs in engineering, business and infrastructureMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, May 19, 2015Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Opportunities | Transnational education
An academic and technical college in Kuala Lumpur is seeking partners to deliver various programs in engineering, business and infrastructure. Potential collaboration includes articulation arrangement ...
Launch of new Malaysia Higher Education Blueprint 2015–2025MIP subscribers only
Monday, April 27, 2015Updates | Higher education
A new higher education blueprint, released by the Malaysian Ministry of Education, seeks to drive the sector toward excellence. The blueprint focuses on developing entrepreneurship, elevating the stat ...
Enhancing provider mobility in cross-border higher education across Asia-PacificMIP subscribers only
Thursday, April 16, 2015Updates | Higher education | Transnational education
A workshop in Hanoi has explored research findings about enhancing provider mobility in cross-border higher education in the APEC region. The workshop was organised by the Department of Foreign Affair ...
Australia losing higher education market share to UK and Ireland in MalaysiaMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, April 07, 2015Higher education
The latest statistics from the Malaysian Ministry of Education showed a decline in the number of Malaysian students going to Australia for higher education studies in 2013. The UK and Ireland have ove ...
Malaysian college seeks partner to deliver hospitality and hotel management programsMIP subscribers only
Thursday, March 26, 2015Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Opportunities | Transnational education
A local college in Johor Bahru is seeking Australian partners to deliver hospitality and/or hotel management programs. Interested providers looking at diversifying their collaboration portfolio beyond ...

Market Information Package

The Market Information Package (MIP) provides market intelligence, opportunities, analysis and student data to support Australia’s international education sector.

About the Market Information Package

twitter-bird-light-bgs.pngFollow us @Austrade_Ed

International student data

Market profiles

More markets

  • Future Unlimited

    Future Unlimited logo

    The Future Unlimited brand has been created for Australian education, training, marketing and promotion agencies.

    Find out how to use the brand

  • How Austrade can help

    Austrade provides services to support the international engagement strategies of Australian education providers.

    Austrade Services

  • AIE 2025

    Austrade is working with the international education sector, including non-traditional players, to develop AIE 2025, a long-term market development plan for the next decade.

    Read more about AIE 2025

Site Information

Austrade makes no warranty, express or implied as to the fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy or usefulness of any information contained in this document. Any consequential loss or damage suffered as a result of reliance on this information is the sole responsibility of the user.