The International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) was established in 1983 by the Government of Malaysia and co-sponsored by a number of Muslim governments. Using English as a medium of instruction, the university currently serves as an institution of higher learning with international students from more than 90 countries.

The Faculty of Engineering was established in 1994, and is currently offering Bachelor, Master and PhD programs in the area of Communication, Computer and Information, Aerospace, Automotive, Biotechnology, Mechatronics, Manufacturing, and Materials engineering. Department of Science provides range of mathematical courses to other departments