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Living in Bandar Sunway


Monash University Malaysia is located in Bandar Sunway, a bustling township, higher education hub and popular meeting place, just 18 kilometres from Kuala Lumpur. It’s easy to get around and offers tantalising food and entertainment options and convenient access to health, banking and religious services.

Campus life is an opportunity to discover your potential, pursue your interests  and  make  lifelong friends, which you’re sure to do if you choose a Monash student community for your accommodation.

You can explore your interests beyond the classroom through a wide range of sports and recreation activities.

To  help  you get the most out of your time before and after class, the Monash University Student Association (MUSA) runs over 40 different clubs and societies -- from the sporting to the social, environmental and cultural -- and organises events and workshops  to  enrich  your university experience.

About Bandar Sunway

Bandar Sunway is in the state of Selangor, about 20 kilometres south west of the Malaysian capital of Kuala Lumpur and only minutes away from the city of Petaling. It’s a safe, secure and friendly place, where you’ll find students from all over the world enjoying university life.

The town has gained a reputation as Selangor’s higher education hub, with Monash Sunway and the nearby Sunway University attracting thousands of students to the area.

Its convenient location in the well populated Klang Valley, which includes KL, offers easy access to the  rest  of  Malaysia and South-East Asia via a modern network of highways, air links and other transport infrastructure.

Singapore is only 28 minutes away by plane and four hours by car, Thailand just one hour by plane and eight hours by car, and Kuala Lumpur International Airport and the Low-Cost  Carrier  Terminal,  an easy 45-minute drive.

Being so centrally located, you can  easily enjoy the benefits and diversity of living in Malaysia.

Kuala Lumpur

Malaysia’s capital city, and cultural, financial and economic centre, covers an area of 243 square kilometres and has a population of 1.6 million. Along with Bandar Sunway, it’s located in the Klang Valley, which is home to 7.2 million people and one of the fastest growing regions in Malaysia.

An exciting place that rarely sleeps, it’s loaded with enough nearby attractions to suit all tastes.