Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Malaysia (Uia)
International Islamic University Malaysia (UIA),
IIUM is a unique university in Malaysia or on a broader plane of the world because of its inception English is used both as its medium of instruction and the language of its administration. Moreover, it also blends harmoniously modern and professional disciplines with traditional values and moral virtues. IIUM students are originated from more than 100 nations representing nearly all regions globally.
IIUM scours the entire world to recruit accomplished scholars for its academic faculties and its administrative divisions are manned by committed and dedicated professionals. IIUM has facilities which are kept up-to-date to the changing demands of the core business of the university such as teaching and learning as well as research and consultancy through generous support from the Malaysian Government.
IIUM has a vision to become a leading international centre of educational excellence which seeks to restore the dynamic and progressive role of the Muslim Ummah in all branches of knowledge and intellectual discourse.
IIUM has several campuses, facilities and institutions spread across several states of Malaysia, each with their own specialisations and purposes. Find out what and where these campuses are here:
- Gombak Campus – main campus
- Kuantan Campus
- Kuala Lumpur Campus
The main IIUM Campus is nestled in a valley in the rustic district of Gombak, a suburb of the capital city of Kuala Lumpur. This Garden of Knowledge and Virtue covers 700 acres, with elegant Islamic-style buildings surrounded by green-forested limestone hills, attracts avid photographers from among both locals and tourists.
This campus includes all the facilities that a modern community needs, including a mosque that can accommodate thousands, state-of-the-art sports complexes with Olympic-size swimming pools, a fully equipped library, a 24-hour medical clinic, a child-minding centre, banks, post offices, restaurants, bookshops and grocery stores. A fibre-optic backbone runs through the entire campus, facilitating instant communication from one corner of the campus to another.
IIUM also provides a wide variety of sports and recreational facilities and services across its campuses, in order to encourage productive and constructive leisure activities amongst its students.
Accessibility to Kuala Lumpur from the campus is made easy not only by efficient bus and taxi services, but also by a light rail station close to the campus.
2 buses travel to or through IIUM (UIA) :
- T201: UIA- Batu 5, GOMBAK
- T231: UIA- Jln. Melati 1/5, Kedai Motor