Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

# 158

QS World University Rankings

5+

QS stars

About Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) formerly known as Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was founded in 1971 through the merger of Faculty of Agriculture, University Malaya and Agriculture College in Serdang. The first three founder faculties were Faculty of…
Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science. UPM maintains its traditional role of education in focussing its tertiary level research on agriculture and its relevant areas. In early 80?s, UPM has expanded its scope by including science and technology into its areas of studies. In 1994, UPM aspired to be the University of the Next Millennium and in line with its vision, the name of Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was changed to Universiti Putra Malaysia by Malaysia?s Prime Minister, Dato? Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed on April 3, 1997.This is looked upon as a strategic move in preparing UPM as a versatile, higher learning institution that is in tandem with Malaysia?s dynamic technology.

University information

Total StudentsInternational studentsTotal faculty staff
16,556
UG Students- 61%
PG Students- 39%
7,225
UG Students- 28%
PG Students- 72%
2,165
Domestic Staff- 81%
International Staff- 19%

Tuition fees

International StudentĀ  Tuition Fees: N/A (Tuition Fee/year)

Rankings & Ratings

Rankings
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is one of the top universities in Seri Kembangan, Malaysia. It is ranked #158 in QS World University Rankings 2024.

#158

QS World University Rankings

#201-250

QS WUR Ranking By Subject

#=296

QS Sustainability Ranking

#4

Asian University Rankings – South Eastern Asia

Rankings Criteria

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Employer Reputation
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Faculty Student Ratio
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Citations per Faculty
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International Faculty Ratio
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International Students Ratio
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International Research Network
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Sustainability

Campus locations

Serdang Campus, Malaysia

Campus locations

Bintulu Campus, Malaysia

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