Many of you want to study abroad and wish to study in one of the best universities in the world. However, not all of you are aware of how competitive the entry requirements are and the oppressive pressure to maintain one’s academic performance during your studies. Another factor to consider is also the tuition fees. Well, top universities are not famous for being easy or economical. Luckily, there are other alternatives out there for you without jeopardizing on the quality of education delivered.
1. Branch Campus University
Did you know, you can study and graduate from universities in the UK and Australia for a fraction of the cost? Yes, that is possible. Malaysia is home to several branch campuses but the best known ones are University of Nottingham from the UK and Monash University from Australia. Tuition fees of the same program at Monash University in Malaysia and University of Nottingham Malaysia are about 60% lower compared to if you were to study in Australia or UK.
Well, what do you look for when it comes to choosing your study destination?
Internationally recognized degrees
Malaysia is home to several branch campuses of universities from other countries such as UK’s University of Nottingham and Australia’s Monash University. This means you will be able to take the same program as in the main campus in UK or Australia for a fraction of the cost!
Various Malaysian institutions also offer programs from foreign universities terming it as 3+0 program – 3 years of studies in Malaysia and you will receive a UK or Australian degree. If you wish to transfer over for the 2nd or last year, you can do so as well.
In fact, Malaysian education itself is so established that hundreds of universities worldwide accept students from Malaysia. You could do a pre-university, a diploma or even a bachelor’s degree in Malaysia and go on to complete your degree or masters in Australia, China, Canada, Hong Kong, UK, USA and many more!