EduCity Iskandar Malaysia is a fully integrated education hub recognized as an Entry Point Project (EPP) under the National Key Economic Area (NKEA), which will play an integral part in the success of Malaysia’s Economic Transformation Programme. EduCity comprises universities and institutes of higher education, academia-industry action and R&D centers, student accommodations, as well as recreational and sports facilities. It is the first of its kind in Asia.
A catalyst development driven by Iskandar Investment via its subsidiary Education@ Iskandar Sdn Bhd, EduCity is expected to act as a feeder of talent to support the various economic activities of Iskandar Malaysia. Together with its Education partners — luminaries in Education from around the globe, EduCity will create a vibrant learning environment to groom future generations of leaders in Malaysia, Asia, and the world.
Students and staff in EduCity enjoying an integrated campus experience with ready access to shared amenities including International Students Village, the first block of apartments for student accommodation which can house up to 570 single students, 60 units of studio apartment for staff. A 12,000-seater stadium and sports complex housing sporting facilities of international tournament standards are ready to be used. Primary and secondary trust schools, aimed at nurturing young local minds to become Malaysia’s future leaders, are completed and ready to be handed over to the Ministry of Education.