University of Wollongong Malaysia KDU

Shah Alam, Malaysia

University Detail

The University of Wollongong was ranked #196 in the QS Global World University Rankings 2021.

Campus setting Urban
Living cost USD 288/Month
Student population Medium (1,001 to 10,000)
International students 10%
Institution type Private

About Campus

UOW Malaysia KDU is part of the University of Wollongong Australia. In 2018, KDU Malaysia entered into a partnership with UOW Global Enterprises and changed the name of the university to reflect its connection with the University of Wollongong Australia’s global network.


The university is committed to being a leading university in providing higher tertiary education with a combination of internationally recognised programmes and a personalized approach of KDU’s 36 years of teaching experience. By providing an international platform for students to develop and grow, UOW has created various opportunities for graduates to succeed in their careers around the world.


With connections to key industry leaders such as Canon, Astro, CIMB, Nestle, Siemens and more, the university provides a pathway for students to gain real-life industry experience and further their development to emerge as leaders in their own right.

Campus Information

UOW has several branches. The UOW KDU Penang campus is located at Jalan Anson, whilst the second branch at Batu Kawan. Lastly, its newly moved flagship campus at Utropolis, Glenmarie.


The university is a tobacco smoke-free campus with a 16.3 green footprint. Equipped with naturally-ventilated courtyards and fitted with energy-efficient centralised chilled water air-conditioning, the campus takes the effort to maintain its Green Building Index (GBI) certification through an Advanced Building Management System with energy-efficient light fittings, demand-controlled ventilation, rain-water harvesting system, and more.



Student accommodation is provided on campus at its flagship campus at Utropolis, Glenmarie. The student accommodation has 7 levels that can accommodate 612 students and covers both male and female wings. There is a convenience store on campus as well. The diverse community on campus grounds encourages a vibrant student life and allows interaction between different cultures from various parts of the world.


Accommodation facilities include:

• 2-minutes away from the Academic Block ​

• 292 single rooms ​

• 160 twin-sharing rooms ​


For more information, please contact [email protected].