Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia




NUMed has its own managed student accommodation which is truly multinational, multi-ethnic and multicultural.

The new accommodation is just a 10-minute drive from the campus, with free, regular transport provided. We provide transport not only between the accommodation and the campus, but also between the accommodation and the nearby facilities, including eateries, shopping centres, entertainment outlets and other recreational attractions.

Single student bedroom
Typical single bedroom - see more images in the Photographs tab


We offer high-quality self-catering apartments, arranged as a number of study-bedrooms sharing a central kitchen/living room and shower facilities.

The air-conditioned apartments also have wireless Internet access. There is a swimming pool and gymnasium on-site, to which all students staying in the accommodation have free access.

Each apartment is self-catering and is equipped with its own fridge, cooker and washing machine.

The NUMed Student Accommodation offers a partial cleaning service for public areas and kitchen. Students are responsible for cleaning their own study-bedrooms.

Each apartment houses up to four students.


These brand-new apartments are managed by NUMed and you can therefore expect a responsive and efficient service.

The apartments are within a gated community, with 24-hour, non-intrusive security.

Wardens from NUMed staff also live in the apartment block and can be called upon in case of an emergency.

Accommodation and Hospitality Services are committed to providing services and facilities that enhance your experience. You can be assured of our support and attention at all times.

Amenities and transport

Bukit Indah is just a five-minute drive from the accommodation. There is a free shuttle bus service between the accommodation and the local amenities.

The shuttle service operates from 07.00 – 22.00, seven days a week with a reduced service on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays throughout the academic year. It is a continuous service.

Accommodation brochure

Download a printable Accommodation brochure (PDF: 2139 KB).

Download a printable Accommodation terms and conditions brochure (PDF: 2388 KB)

Rooms & Prices

Whichever accommodation option you choose, you should book early. Rooms are limited and are allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Living area
Typical accommodation living area - see more images in the Photographs tab


Three types of bedroom are available:

  • single (sharing one bathroom per apartment)
  • twin bed (sharing an en suite bathroom)

See more pictures of the accommodation.

Pricing for 2018/19

In line with other high-quality student self-catering accommodation in Malaysia, we have indicative prices for the accommodation in 2018/19.

Foundation Certificate in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (FIS)

Single bedroom (shared bathroom)

RM14,280 per person based upon a full 44 week academic year 2018/19.

Twin bedroom (en suite bathroom)

RM11,220 per person based upon a full 44 week academic year 2018/19.


Single bedroom (shared bathroom)

RM10,640 per person based upon a full 38 week academic year 2018/19.

Twin bedroom (en suite bathroom)

RM8,360 per person based upon a full 38 week academic year 2018/19.

What is included

These costs are inclusive of Internet charges.

NUMed Student Accommodation will provide up to RM400 per apartment per month to cover electricity and water.

Any additional charges incurred will be billed to the apartment and the cost will be shared equally between the tenants.

Alternative accommodation

Alternatively, you may choose to stay at the student accommodation in EduCity, ie Student Village.

However, the Student Village only offers basic accommodation and is not managed by NUMed. Your contract would be between yourself and Education@Iskandar.

For further information about this option, email EduCity Accommodation Team.


There are many advantages to choosing University managed accommodation.

As your landlord, the University takes its responsibility seriously, endeavouring to provide a comfortable living environment suitable for both study and relaxation.

The University managed accommodation is safe and secure, with 24-hour, non-invasive security.

In our accommodation, you have the opportunity to meet people from diverse cultural and social backgrounds.

We have a transparent pricing structure inclusive of most fees, making it easier to budget. Internet access is free.

We are located close to major eateries, shopping centres and leisure activities.

All kitchens are equipped with large capacity fridges, cookers, stovetop burners and microwave oven.

Washing machine – each apartment is equipped with a washing machine, so no more queuing!

All students choosing to live at the University managed apartments have free access to the swimming pool and gym.

Our contracts cover the full academic year and include the Christmas and Easter vacation periods, so there is no need to empty your room when you go home for short visits.

As an undergraduate student, you have the option to extend your stay over the summer vacation.

Living area
Typical accommodation living area - see more images in the Photographs tab

Apply for a Room

To secure your place in NUMed Accommodation apply online using the form below. To apply you must be in receipt of an offer letter.


These are a few examples of our student accommodation facilities.

NUMed Malaysia's managed accommodation is situated just 10 minutes away from the campus. The following images illustrate our spacious, student residences, including rooms and recreation areas.

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