Malaysia, was ranked No.1 in the Best Healthcare in the World category of the 2019 International Living Annual Global Retirement Index and ranked top destination for medical tourism.
The pull factors including world-class healthcare, affordable treatment cost and friendly service has received medical demands from medical patients and medical tourists throughout the world namely ASEAN countries, Japan, Australia, UK, Middle East and also European countries.
Positioned to becoming ASEAN Regional Hub for Medical Tourism, Iskandar Malaysia aims to attract more medical expertise, enhancing various speciality areas such as heart care centre, eye care centre, orthopaedic centre, aged care centre, retirement village, and Obstetrics and Gynaecology specialist services and offers cost-competitive location for investors to set up offshore healthcare operations to create a complete medical ecosystem.
Iskandar Malaysia is poised to be the new education hub in Malaysia. Strategically located at the southern tip of Peninsular Malaysia, Iskandar Malaysia is ready to lure students from all over the world. Our significant projects in this sector include EduCity and Bandar Seri Alam which houses internationally renowned campuses from prestigious educational institutions.
|A.||Foreign Branch Campus|| |
|1.||Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMED)||www.newcastle.edu.my|
|2.||University of Southampton Malaysia (USoM)||www.southampton.edu.my|
|3.||University of Reading (UoRM)||www.reading.edu.my|
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|B||University/ University College/ College|| |
|3.||Universiti Kuala Lumpur Kampus Cawangan Malaysian Institute of Industrial Technology (UniKL – MITEC)||www. unikl.edu.my / www.mitec.unikl.edu.my|
|4.||Southern University College||www.southern.edu.my|
|6.||Netherlands Maritime Institute of Technology (NMIT)||www.nmit.edu.my|
|7.||Asia Metropolitan University||www.amu.edu.my|
|8.||Crescendo International College||www.crescendo.edu.my|
|9.||Cosmopoint College Johor Bharu (Previously known as : Kolej Teknologi Antarabangsa Cosmopoint Cawangan Johor Bahru)||www.cosmopoint.edu.my|
|10.||KPJ International College of Nursing and Health Sciences Johor Bahru Branch||www.kpjuc.edu.my|
|11.||Malaysia College of Hospitality & Management (previously known as KFCH International College Johor Bahrufirstname.lastname@example.org|
|12.||Olympia College Johor Bahru||www.olympia.edu.my|
|14.||Sunway College Johor Bahru||www.sunway.edu.my/jb|
|15.||Tunku Abdul Rahman University College Johor Branch Campus (Previously known as : Tunku Abdul Rahman College Johor Branch Campus)|
|A.||EduCity and Iskandar Puteri|| |
|1.||Marlborough College Malaysia||www.marlboroughcollegemalaysia.org|
|2.||Raffles American School||www.raffles-american-school.edu.my|
|3.||Sunway International School||www.sis.sunway.edu.my/iskandar/|
|4.|| Stellar International School||www.stellar.edu.my|
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|B.||Other Locations|| |
|5.||Austin Heights Private and International School||www.austinheights.edu.my|
|6.||Crescendo HELP International School||www.chis.edu.my|
|7.||Excelsior International School||www.eis.edu.my|
|8.||Fairview International School||www.fairview.edu.my|
|9.||Paragon International School||www.paragon.edu.my|
|10.||R.E.A.L Schools Johor Bahru Campus||www.realschools.edu.my|
|11.||Seri Omega International School||www.seriomega.edu.my|
|12.||Seri Utama International School||www.utama.edu.my|
|13.||Shattuck St Mary’s Forest City International School||www.ssm-fc.org|
|14.||Tenby International School||www.tenby.edu.my/setia-eco-gardens/|
|15.||Uniworld International School (previously known as Pegasus International school)||www.uniworld.edu.my|
Rest assured, Iskandar Malaysia is a safe and secure country to be in. Safety and security is of our prime importance for people and businesses residing in Iskandar Malaysia.
Several initiatives have been implemented under the Iskandar Malaysia Safety and Security Blueprint, that would increase investor confidence to Invest, Work, Live and Play in Iskandar Malaysia
Reach a policeman or ambulance
In an emergency, you may call our local police department, Polis DiRaja Malaysia (PDRM) or hospital at 999 or 112 from a mobile phone. You can still call this number even if your mobile phone is out of credit. The operator will ask you which service you need before connecting you to the police department.
You can also directly call the Johor Police Headquarters hotline at 07-2212 999 for emergencies or any enquiries or feedback.
The PDRM or medical officer will definitely asks you some questions, so be ready with some information in hand to get fast assistance. Be sure to always remember your address and your own mobile contact number. Stick it on your fridge or somewhere within reach if you are new to the neighbourhood.
Reach a fireman
In case of fire emergency, you may call the local Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba) at 994 or 112 from a mobile phone.
Iskandar Malaysia has been free from tragic natural disasters like earthquakes or volcanic eruptions. However, floods could occur during monsoon seasons, typically during the final months of the year. In case a disaster happens, you may contact the local Civil Defence at 991.