Insurance requirements for studying in Malaysia as an exchange student or international intern

Insurance information for Malaysia

Studying in Malaysia is a great experience. But you want to make sure that you won’t run any risks. That’s why you need insurance in case anything unforeseen happens. Applying for the right insurance can be tricky, because you need to comply with the law and regulations of Malaysia. Your university might also have additional insurance requirements. We can help you with the right insurance for your situation, so your insurance is accepted by universities and immigration authorities in Malaysia.

If you already have insurance, have a second look, as it might not be enough. You must follow the criteria set by your university, local laws and regulations, and immigration laws.

What is typically missing in local or other insurances:

  • Additional medical costs
  • Repatriation
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

About Malaysia

Malaysia is ranked among the top 15 most popular destinations for international students by UNESCO. Malaysia’s popularity has been growing thanks to affordable accommodation and English-taught programmes, and the lack of language barriers; English is widely spoken in this Asian country.

Malaysia is also a safe and peaceful nation, so you won’t need to worry while going out and exploring the surroundings. In your free time, you can discover the local natural wonders and enjoy the laid-back, friendly Malaysian lifestyle.

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