International Student Support

Taylor's International Student Experience (ISE) promotes the well-being and social interaction of international students. It eases their transition into a multicultural and diverse learning environment.

International Student Experience aims to provide comprehensive and well-planned services to all international students, which include effective student support services and compliance with governance and regulatory requirements.

Taylor's University International Student Council

Taylor's University International Student Council (TUISC) represents the international student community at Taylor’s University. It serves as an intermediary to voice the needs and issues of all the international students.

TUISC strives to encourage integration by initiating various events on leadership and cultural understanding amongst 3,000 international students from over 80 countries worldwide.

World Fest

World Fest, an annual major event at Taylor’s University, brings together ethnicities and cultures from across the globe on a common platform to embrace our respective uniqueness. As the Lakeside Campus is reputed as a melting pot of world cultures with local and international students from various walks of life, this event is a celebration of the students’ diversity, equality and unity as world citizens at Taylor’s.

International Clubs and Societies

  • Taylor’s University African Society
  • Taylor’s University Bangladeshi Society
  • Taylor’s University China Society
  • Taylor’s University Indian Society
  • Taylor’s University Indonesia Society
  • Taylor’s University Kazakhstani Society
  • Taylor’s University Korean Society
  • Taylor’s University Maldivian Society
  • Taylor’s University Mauritian Society
  • Taylor’s University Pakistani Society
  • Taylor’s University Sri Lankan Society

BBC KL Familiarization Trips

BBC organises KL Fun Trips for all new international students every intake! BBC Student Leaders bring the students on a fun day out in the City to experience the sights and sounds of Kuala Lumpur.

BBC Timeouts

BBC organises many different outings throughout the year especially for the International Students of Taylor’s University. Some previous outings include: FRIM (Forestry Research Institute of Malaysia) Canopy Walk, Batu Caves, Skytrex Adventure Park, Paintballing, Laser-tagging, Putrajaya Hot Air Balloon Fiesta, Bon Odori, Concerts and more.

Global Ambassadors

Global Ambassadors are student leaders who receive new international exchange students and short mobility participants to the Lakeside Campus, and assist them in their integration into university life. As an extension of Student Affairs, the Global Ambassadors exchange views and outlooks, first-hand experiences and practical advice on student life to all new international students including exchange students. Global Ambassadors are groomed and trained to immerse and engage with the University’s stakeholders and embark on local cultural and lifestyle experiences alongside these target groups.

Exchange Engagement Programme (EEP)

Exchange Engagement Programme (EEP) is a social and cultural integration programme specifically designed for inbound Exchange Students at Taylor’s University, and aimed at easing their transition into a new campus, city and country. Through EEP, the Exchange Students are exposed to all that the University has to offer from homestays and community service to professional development opportunities.

International Office Functions:

  • Facilitates students’ admission into Taylor’s University
  • Liaison with Education Malaysia Global Services (EMGS), Documentation approval for Immigration Malaysia, Student Pass and Visa.
  • Provide information and advice to international students on all matters related to student pass and Visa.
  • Areas of Focus