Virtual Exchange Programme 2021

Announcement: Temporary Cancellation of Physical Inbound Exchange of UKM Program for March 2021 Intake.

UKM has created the Virtual Exchange Programme through collaborative online international learning starting in October 2020. This initiative provides opportunities for students from partner universities to join a semester or an academic year (1 or 2-semester study). Without having to be in Malaysia, students still have the opportunity to attend classes and complete the program with experienced lecturers as well as be able to take home credit units for each course registered.

Lets exchange at UKM!

Requirements and Eligibility

➜ Registered as a full-time student at home university.
➜ Have completed at least two academic semesters at home university.
➜ Have good English proficiency in both speaking and writing.
➜ Must agree to abide by the rules and regulations of UKM or placement provider.
➜ Agrees to be responsible for the costs incurred.

Academic Calendar

Item Semester 1
(October Intake)
Semester 2
(March Intake)
Application Deadline 15th August 2020 13th February 2021
Registration 9th October 2020 22nd March 2021
Class Begins 12th October 2020
(14 weeks)
22nd March 2021
(14 weeks)
Mid-Semester Break 28th November 2020
(1 week)
8th May 2021
(1 week)
Final Examination 1st February 2021
(3 weeks)
12th July 2021
(3 weeks)

Application Procedures

1. Fill up the application form – Application For Non-Degree Programme.
2. UKM Global will do application review and clarification.
3. UKM Global will forward the application to the host faculty for their review and approval.
4. The offer letter will be issued out by the UKM Academic Department after the faculty’s approval.

Download UKM Factsheet 2021 (Inbound Programme)