Twenty-five years of Monash Malaysia

Twenty-five years of Monash Malaysia

Celebrating alumni change makers

Monash Life | Thriving communities | 8 minute read

In 1998, Monash became the first foreign University to establish a campus in Malaysia, welcoming its inaugural cohort of 417 students and setting the stage for a remarkable journey of growth and global impact.

Today, Monash Malaysia has a student body of over 9,000, and is a hub of academic and research excellence in the ASEAN region and the world. As part of the Monash University ecosystem, Monash Malaysia graduates join an international community of over 460,000 alumni, expanding their opportunities and influence.

Students at Monash University Malaysia campus

In celebration of this landmark 25th anniversary, we’re highlighting the achievements of two Monash Malaysia alumni: Sikander Bizenjo, a tireless advocate for social change and Tricia Yeoh, a thought leader in transformative policy.

These exceptional individuals exemplify the power of a Monash education and demonstrate the many paths taken by graduates in making their mark on the world.

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