Raffles University Iskandar (RUI) is a comprehensive, multi-faculty, private university founded in 2012 and based in Johor in Malaysia. It has built a reputation for providing superior opportunities for young people to reach their full potential and develop themselves into successful professionals and job leaders.
RUI is the only private institution in the State of Johor, approved by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education, accredited to issue university bachelor degrees in Design. RUI also offers comprehensive undergraduate and postgraduate degree programs in business and social sciences, including Education and Psychology. All programs at RUI are fully certified by the Malaysian Government.
RUI is part of the Raffles Education Corporation (REC), the largest provider of higher education in the Asia-Pacific Region.
High quality lecturers for UK, USA, Australia, Denmark, Malaysia and many other countries
Competitive costs and the most affordable living prices in Malaysia
An office designated to assist international students
Various programs in the fields of Business, Design and Social Sciences
All programs have a focus on the job market
Most programs include internships and practical / industrial training
Special features for all programs
Excellent student: faculty ratio. Small class sizes, providing better lecturer-student contact
Highly qualified faculty employ from all over the world
Flexible study options
Well-equipped computer laboratories
Attractive scholarships for eligible students
The temporary campus at Raffles University Iskandar is located in a strategic location amidst the bustling trade, shopping and administrative center of Johor Bahru. Only 1 km from the Johor Bahru Immigration Complex and a short drive to Singapore via the causeway. It is located in Menara Kotaraya, which is next to the Ansar Tower, and is connected to Puteri Pacific Johor Bahru Hotel and Persada Johor Convention Center. Plaza City Square, Landmark Tower and Kotaraya Bus Station are within walking distance of our campus.
RUI will be relocated back to a new campus, located on 65 hectares of land in the EduCity Zone in the prestigious Iskandar Malaysia in the near future. The strategic location of RUI in Iskandar places the university in a safe and fast developing area with high potential for economic, social and cultural development. Students can expect a vibrant and dynamic educational learning experience that will see them transform into world-class professionals.
A computer lab with computers running Windows and iOS platforms; Designated computers also have design, photo-editing, and engineering support for the software installed on those computers.
Spacious classrooms and lecture theaters.
A vast library with an impressive collection of books, periodicals and journals for students to refer to and study.
A student lounge, which gives students the freedom to relax with their friends!
RUI is accessible from Sultan Ismail Airport (Senai International Airport), located approximately 35 kilometers from Johor Bahru. RUI is also reachable via Singapore. The university is 45 kilometers from Changi Airport, Singapore.
The campus is within walking distance of the JB Sentral train station on Jalan Tun Abdul Razak and Jalan Jim Quee. It is linked to CIQ and City Square by pedestrians on the overpass. Regular bus services also connect the campus with the rest of the city.