International students

Malaysia is an exciting and affordable country to live in. With reasonable budget, you will be able to travel extensively in and around the region, enjoy delicious food and experience the best of Asia.

Living in Malaysia

From pristine beaches and lush jungles to the nightlife of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is never boring. Discover some of the exciting places and experiences you can take advantage of while living in Bandar Sunway, where our campus is located.

Cost of living

Malaysia is an affordable country, but you still need to create a realistic budget to enjoy your Monash Malaysia experience. To help you make a start, we’ve detailed some of the costs associated with daily life. Don’t forget to choose your accommodation, which include Monash-run apartments, before you arrive.

Before-you-leave checklist

Travelling overseas requires a lot of organisation, and we don’t want you to forget anything important. So, we’ve outlined all you need to do before arriving in Malaysia, which includes helping you get your student pass and medical insurance.

Airport arrival

Arriving in a new country can be daunting. Our advice will ensure you know exactly what to do from the moment your plane touches down.