IN 1992, THE nation got its eighth university. Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) was incorporated in December 1992 and had its first intake in 1993. Unimas is located in Kota Samarahan, Kuching.
Today there are 20 public universities with at least one in each of the 13 states and Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur. The country’s premier university is Universiti Malaya, founded in 1905.