Minglebox Education News - malaysiaguide http://www.minglebox.com/news Education News and Views that you can use. en-us Mon, 25 Jun 2018 02:31:34 GMT Mon, 25 Jun 2018 02:31:34 GMT http://www.minglebox.com/rss Minglebox Feed Generator contact@minglebox.com contact@minglebox.com 5 Minglebox Education News 142 18 http://www.minglebox.com/news http://www.minglebox.com/images/global/logo-of-minglebox.gif <![CDATA[Cost of Living in Malaysia]]> Aside from affordable tuition fees, another great reason to study in Malaysia is the relatively low cost of living. Kuala Lumpur has been ranked one of the least expensive cities in the world to live in. Whether you choose to live on or off campus, you will find that it is quite possible to live very comfortably within a budget of USD5,000 per year. To give you an indication, here’s a breakdown of living costs for students in Malaysia: Accommodation – Your average monthly rental for a single room on a twin-sharing basis could be between USD100 and USD150, depending on..

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Sat, 04 May 2013 06:24:58 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853e65da1f013e6e3702e92b22
<![CDATA[Why Study in Malaysia?]]> A large number of students across the world are now choosing Malaysia as their preferred study destination. Currently, more than 100,000 international students are pursuing an array of courses from various institutions in Malaysia. The reasons why a large number of students prefer to pursue their higher education from Malaysia are mentioned below: Globally Recognized Qualifications: Malaysia collaborates with top universities across the world for offering globally recognized degrees to international students. Australian, New Zealand, U.S. and U.K. universities partner with Malaysian..

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Sat, 04 May 2013 05:44:28 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853e65da1f013e6e11ee81049d
<![CDATA[Academic Year and Education System]]> Academic Year – The academic year differs from one institution to another. Each university has its own timetable, but generally, the year is split into three semesters/trimesters of 12 weeks each, with a two-week break during the semester and a longer six-week break in the middle of the year. The university year generally begins in late February or early March and ends in October. Most courses are ‘full year’ courses, but some courses can be completed in just one semester. It’s sometimes possible to start university in July. Classes are held Monday to..

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Sat, 04 May 2013 05:51:19 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853e65da1f013e6e18340e0b3e
<![CDATA[Visa Requirements]]> According to the rules and regulations of the Malaysian Immigration Department, all international students (full-time and foreign exchange students) are required to have a valid Student Pass in order to study in Malaysia. The government agencies responsible are the Malaysian Immigration Department and the overseas Malaysian diplomatic missions (i.e. Malaysian High Commission, Consulates or Embassies). Visa requirements for a foreign student are simple and straightforward. Before you can begin your studies you must apply for a Student Pass. This application is made by your chosen..

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Sat, 04 May 2013 06:40:31 GMT data-0001-fdbffe853e65da1f013e6e453f6738fd
<![CDATA[Air Travel to Malaysia]]> You may enter Malaysia via land, sea or air. Two Malaysian airlines, Malaysia Airlines and Air Asia, ensure accessibility through direct or transit flights from most parts of the world. A host of other international airlines also offer flight services to Malaysia. There are five international airports in Malaysia: three in Peninsular Malaysia, one in Sabah and one in Sarawak. Kuala Lumpur International Airport – Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) is one of Asia's major aviation hubs and is a destination in itself. It is located at the top of the southern corridor..

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