Schools in Malaysia : Study Options in Malaysia at Pre-School, Primary and Secondary School levels

The web portal Schools in Malaysia serves as a guide for Malaysian parents and the international community in their search for education options in Malaysia. These options include private schools, international schools, public schools, kindergartens and enrichment centres from primary, secondary to post-secondary levels.

School in Malaysia, a useful online resource, also provides information on the Malaysian education system, scholarship listings and details about Who’s Who (prominent people) of the education industry. guides parents in their choice of the most suitable school and the right curriculum for their children aged 4 to 15. It contains information about:

  • The unique and dynamic pre-tertiary education structure and ECCE in Malaysia
  • Education pathways after UPSR and SPM
  • The Malaysia Education Blueprint 2013-2025
  • The various pre-tertiary schooling options (international schools, private schools, kindergartens or pre-schools, and public schools i.e. sekolah rendah, sekolah menengah, etc.)
  • The types of international curriculum offered in Malaysia (British curriculum, American curriculum, Australian curriculum, and Canadian curriculum).
  • The course finder (what to study) – a list of course details such as tuition fees, curriculum type, boarding facilities, entry requirements and duration of study.
  • The school finder lists where to study such as international schools, private schools, kindergartens or pre-school, public schools i.e. sekolah rendah, sekolah menengah, and learning centres.
  • The latest happening in Malaysian schools.
  • The scholarships available.

Highlights Latest Updates & Happenings

It All Adds Up: SJIS Scores Success In International Maths Olympiad

The results for the Singapore and Asian Schools Math Olympiad (SASMO) were recently released, with local private school St. Johns International School (SJIS) bagging a clutch of awards to add to their impressive maths trophy cabinet.

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OrphanCare Receives Much Needed Charity Proceeds From Da Vinci Creative Kids

During a gathering at OrphanCare Foundations office in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, on Thursday, 25th January, Da Vinci Creative Kids handed over a cheque worth RM 10,900 that were collected through Da Vinci Crafity Charity Workshop Craft for Kindness.

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Labuan International School: Registration is now open for all levels

Accepting private candidates for Cambridge Assessment and introducing IGCSE French as foreign language.

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New Education D-G Takes Over

DATUK Dr Amin Senin has been appointed the new Education director-general at the Education Ministry. He took over from Tan Sri Dr Khair Mohamad Yusof, who had served in civil service for over 35 years.

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Alice Smith School offers Sixth Form Scholarships

In conjunction with its 70th anniversary, the Alice Smith School, a not-for-profit educational foundation is pleased to offer full academic scholarships to study in the Sixth Form at the Secondary Campus in Seri Kembangan, Equine Park. The underlying aim of the Alice Smith School Scholarship is to benefit bright post-SPM Malaysian students with limited financial means by providing them with up to two and a half years of Sixth Form fees.

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Labuan International School Open Day 2017

Dates: 2017-11-04 to 2017-11-04
Admission registration and entrance examination begin from 9.00am to 4.00pm. Enjoy a special 50% Open Day discount on the entrance exam fee!

Asia Pacific Schools Open Day

Dates: 2016-09-24 to 2016-09-24

Asia Pacific Schools will be having Open Day on Saturday, 24th September 2016

Early Childhood Education Open Day

Dates: 2016-01-27 to 2016-01-27

The International School of Kuala Lumpur (ISKL) will be organizing an Early Childhood Education Open Day and would greatly appreciate publicity of this event in your announcement column. The International School of KualaLumpur is not for profit, parent-owned, parent governed School. Thank you. For more information, please visit:

Asia Pacific Schools Open Day

Dates: 2015-11-21 to 2015-11-21

Asia Pacific Schools will be having Open Day on 21st Nov 2015 with details as follow:

Date: Saturday, 21 November 2015

Time: 10am to 4pm
Venue: Asia Pacific Schools, Subang

Australian International School Malaysia Open Week

Dates: 2015-11-23 to 2015-11-28

Register for Open Week

23 - 28 Nov 2015

10am to 1pm

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