You can acquire a UK engineering degree in Malaysia through a 3+0 franchised programme at an estimated USD6000, whereas tuition fee for the same 3years degree programme at the host university in the UK is about $45000 or GBP30, 000.
Cost of living is low in Malaysia. The total expenditure for accommodation, food, transportation is estimated at $375.
Accommodation – You should estimate between $94 to $140 per month. Note that the rental will vary depending on the area, type of accommodation, facilities provided and of course, the number of people sharing the room.
Food – Food expenses is estimated at $4.2 for three meals per day, but if you should cook and share cooking expenses with friends, it would be cheaper.
Clothing – clothing expenses like ironing, washing, may cost up to $19 per month.
Transportation – $13 per month
Mobile phone bills – $17 per month
Books and other stationery – 24 per month
Medical – $16 per month
Tuition fees for Bachelor’s degree programme
Programme Tuition fees programme duration
Engineering $15,600-$18,700 4 years
Business $10,300-14,000 3 years
IT $11,000-$15,600 3 years
Hospitality and Tourism $11,000-18,700 3 years
Pharmacy $31,200-$43,700 4 years
Tuition fees for Master of Business Administration
Private universities $6,560-$9,375 [1-2 years]
Public universities $4,060-$7,810 [1-2 years]
Note that all the figures here are estimated and serve only as a guide.
Also, the fees are for the entire duration of the programme.