MBBS in Malaysia Fee Structure

Planing to go to Malaysia for doing MBBS? Check out the fee structure for MBBS in Malaysia. ....

Zenab Aqueel Ahmad
Zenab Aqueel Ahmad

Aug 24, 2020 11:32:15


Are you planning to study MBBS from Malaysia? This article lists some of the top universities affiliated by MCI (Medical Council of India) and their fees structure for your help.


Asian Institute of Medical sciences and technology popularly known as AMIST University was established in 2001 under Private Higher Education Institutions Act 1996. AMIST got its university status by the Ministry of Higher Education in 2007. It is a private university that works on a non-profit basis. It has got the affiliation from APUCEN (Asia-Pacific university-community engagement network). This university has tie ups with universities in other countries like India, Pakistan, UK, and Japan. Currently, there are over 25000 students studying in AMIST. Now let's take a look at the fee structure of this university.


The tuition fee for this university is about 8 to 10 lakhs annually for 6 years of MBBS course excluding the accommodation cost that may go upto 8000 MYR that is around 1.5 to 2 lakhs\year. The accommodation cost includes 3 meals per day, laundry services with quad room sharing.


AMU established in 2000 is also a private university well known for its excellent quality of teaching. The university received a NAPEI (National Association of Private Educational Institution) award for education excellence university. It is a three star university. It consists of 4 faculties. The Medical faculty is situated in Johor Bahru campus. MBBS in this university is a 5 year programme approved by Malaysian Medical Council. Coming to the fees of this university.


This university charges about 77000 MYR per annum which makes about 13,80,276 INR. The living expenses are about 7300 MYR which makes 1,30,857 INR per annum for the hostels and if you choose to live on rent it may cost around 96,053 INR.




Also known as Cyberjaya University College of medical sciences is a top-class university established in 2005 offers a vast number of diploma courses, graduate and postgraduate courses in the field of medicine. It's a private university with 5-star ratings by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education for its teaching, facilities, employability, and technologies. Cyberjaya is also Malaysia's first smart city giving students a modern lifestyle.


The fee for this university goes upto 75,000 MYR that is 14,16,000 INR for a year in the 5 year MBBS course  The living costs upto 7500 MYR that is 1,34,000 INR which makes the university affordable for its quality education. 


The International Medical University (IMU) was established in 1992 it is one of the oldest and most reputed universities in Malaysia. It offers courses in the English language which attract a lot of international students. IMU is situated in Kuala Lumpur the capital of Malaysia and has spread its branches in countries like Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Ireland, UK. It is one of the leading private universities.


This medical university offers a 5 years MBBS course with the fee structure divided according to the semesters. There are a total of 10 semesters each costing around 54,350 MYR which makes a total of 5,43,500 MYR for the entire course. If you convert it into Indian rupees it would make around 9,74,260 INR per semester. The fee structure for this university varies for different branches situated in different countries; this particular information is for the branch situated in Kuala Lumpur. If you want to know more about fees in other branches of this university.



This school of medical science is a part of a well known Australian university Monash. JCSMHS was established in 2005. The first two batches of MBBS in 2005 and 2006 were transferred to Victoria, Australia. From February 2007 JCSMHS commenced taking admissions and was fully operational from the year 2009 in Subang Jaya, Malaysia. This college holds a strong international repute.


The fee of this college is a bit higher due to its better quality education and reputation. JCSMHS charges 1,12,000 MYR for one year ie. 20,07,657 INR. The fee for the accommodation and hostel charges will be soon updated.


Mahsa stands for Malaysian Allied Health Sciences Academy was founded in 2004 and received its university status in 2009. Mahsa university is situated in Petaling Jaya. This university has a tie-up with Northumbria university and health courses are offered in collaboration with this university. This private university is situated in Selangor. Within campus and off-campus housing facilities for international students


The fee for this institution is 89,200 MYR for the first year which gradually decreases to 86,300 MYR in the second year, 85,500 MYR in the third and fourth year, and 87,000 MYR in the final year which is approximately 15,00,000 INR for Indian students. 


This university located in Kuala Lumpur was founded in 1905 is one of the top 60 universities according to two international ranking agencies. It is also one of the oldest universities in the country with a very good quality education system and holds a good reputation worldwide. It offers a 6 years MBBS course with a very affordable tuition fee.


The fees of University of Malaya is about 26,000- 28,000 MYR for one year turns out 4,66,067- 5,01,900 INR per year which is affordable as compared to the other universities. 


Established in 1969 as the second university in the country was also known as the University of Penang. It is a well known local and international university holding the Accelerated Programme for Excellence (APEX) status in Malaysia. USM has three campuses Engineering, Health, and main campus. The Health campus is located in the Kubang Kerian in Kelantan.


The fee for this university for MBBS course is 19,200 MYR which is approximately 18.1 lakh INR per year. If you want hostel accommodation then it will cost a 96.6 K INR\year including the meals.  These are some of the well reputed universities to study MBBS from Malaysia if you wish to explore more of the universities here is a list for your help.


  1. Taylors University Malaysia

  2. SEGI University Malaysia

  3. Quest International University

  4. Perdana university, Malaysia

  5. Newcastle University Medicine

  6. Management and science University, Shah Alam campus

  7. Lincoln University College

  8. Royal College of medicine Perak

  9. Allianze University College of Medical Sciences

  10. International Islamic University Malaysia kulliyyah of Medicine

So for studying in a decent college in Malaysia students can expect their expenses to go somewhere between 80 lakh to 1.5 crore INR for 5 years including tuition, accommodation, and meals.

Also, note the universities are subject to change their fee structure every year the units are given above are in close proximity to correct. The fee may vary depending on the currency rates, the college and living conditions you wish to choose, the writer and the website are not responsible for these changes. We just wish to make it easier for you to pursue your dream and guide you to the best of universities in the world.

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