Monash University Malaysia is the first foreign university in Malaysia that is located within Bandar Sunway’s township. They are also rated ‘excellent’ by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education.
Other Australian universities have struggled to compete in Asia, however Monash University Malaysia has returned a surplus since 2003, which is re-invested in the campus. The University has stated that it intends the campus to eventually hold around 10,000 students and that it will develop its research strengths to make it a research hub of South-East Asia.
With the newly launched Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) recently, there is a station right at Monash’s doorstep which is the SunU-Monash station. This is the station that provides Park ‘N’ Ride facilities. It also provides access to Sunway College, Sunway University and Sunway International School.
Hostelhunting.com has found 7 pretty amazing student accommodations around Monash University that you would really like to check out!
This luxurious condominium is tucked within Sunway South Quay, showcasing the height of exclusive verdant lakeside metropolis living. Enjoy the full advantage of space and openness in a picturesque setting of the sunlight, the landscape, the greenery and the water.
A’Marine Bandar Sunway is conveniently located within walking distance to Sunway/Monash universities, Sunway Medical Centre, Sunway Pyramid, BRT stations etc. There is also free shuttle service within Sunway Integrated Resort City which will be covering Sunway Pyramid, Sunway/Monash universities, Sunway Medical Centre & Sunway Lagoon entrance.
All their rooms are featured with their own distinct character. Room prices range between RM 700 – RM 1300 per month, depending on the size and the sharing terms.
Sunway Pyramid is one of the popular landmarks in Subang Jaya, and Indah Villa is located just 400m away . Students get to enjoy wide selection of retail outlets, restaurants and night life entertainments there.
Indah Villa Condo’s location is just beside Monash University, Sunway College Campus. From Indah Villa, it is easy access to Sunway lagoon Theme Park, Subang Jaya, Old Klang Road, Shah Alam, LDP Highway, NPE Highway & PLUS Highway.
Besides that, Sunway Medical Centre is positioned just a 4 minute drive away from Indah Villa and is also one of the most established medical institutions in the area.
Room prices range between RM 550 – RM 750 per month, depending on the size.
One Student Home PJS 9 (Landed House)
PJS 9 Subang Jaya is situated within the affluent township of UEP Subang Jaya. This area is a mixed of residential and commercial enclave which offers a wide variety of amenities which can be found along the neighbourhood of PJS 9.
Institutions in close proximity within PJS 9 includes Monash University, Taylor’s College, Sunway College and University, and INTI College.
PJS 9 Bandar Sunway is easily accessible via the LDP, NPE, Federal Highway and KESAS. Public transportation is also convenient as Lagoon BRT station within walking distance.
The area is full with conveniences such as internet cafés, banks, stationary shop, and the hippest coffee spots for all coffee addicts.
The rooms are fully furnished with study table and chair so that student gets to study in a comfortable environment. The house is Wi-Fi enabled and has air-conditioning. Everything is included in the rental fees.
Price range from RM550 – RM700.
Lagoon View Resort Condominium
Lagoon View is very popular among students and people who work in the schools and in the area as everything is within walking distance, from schools to malls to recreational hubs.
Lagoon View is situated between not more than 2 minutes walk from Monash university and Sunway University, which is across the road from Lagoon View, on its right and next to Sunway Extreme Park.
Facilities provided are swimming pool, gymnasium, tennis court, playground and of course, 24 hours security that make it safe for students especially female students who are going home late night.
As for their amenities, students can find many rows of shop lots housing various restaurants, workshops, saloons, clinics, banks, pharmacies, boutiques and more which are located just a 10 minutes short walk away from Lagoon View.
The price range starts from RM550 – RM1100 depending on the size of the rooms.
Nadayu Shoplot Hostel
The fancy Nadayu 28 has converted its ground floor to hostels for students because of its high demand to rent the residence. Located about 10 minutes walk away from Monash University and 3 minutes from Sunway University, its no wonder why their rooms are running out.
So why rent here? Its because of their fully furnished rooms with a little modern touch and new furniture. The rooms are installed with Wi-Fi and housekeeping services are provided. The utilities are fully included in the rental.
Males and females are separated in different units and the area will be guarded by security and there is 24-hour CCTV surveillance. Which is safe for all who is students staying there. Not only that, there are food stores and Cyber café just below!
Room priced at RM 800 per month.
The luxurious condominium located in the heart of Bandar Sunway. It is a mere 5-minutes’ walk to Monash University, Sunway University College, and Sunway International School.
With easy highway access and public transportation; inner city living experience is right at your doorstep. As for their facilities provided, it has one of its own meditation garden, or students can take a dip in its infinity pool with Jacuzzi or sweat it out on the tennis or squash courts, or throw a BBQ get-together or a cocktail party at its private function area!
Students also could obtain their daily necessities from the shop-houses nearby, or head to shopping malls such as Sunway Pyramid.
Room prices range between RM 950 – RM 1250 per month, depending on the size.
Nautica Lake Suites is another luxury condominium development, strategically located in Sunway South Quay of Bandar Sunway. It is also within a 2-minute Monash University, Sunway University College and Taylor’s University. While Sunway Medical Centre, Sime Darby Medical Centre Subang Jaya and Columbia Asia Hospital Puchong are within a few minutes’ drive from the condo.
Surrounded by a wide range of amenities Nautica is just in the neighbourhood area of popular hotspots such as Sunway Pyramid Shopping Centre, Syopz, Sunway Lagoon Theme Park, Extreme Park, Amphitheatre and recreational park.
All their rooms are designed by their own graphic designer to create comfortable environment for students to stay and study. Even their furniture are all selected by the owner with a modern, contemporary touch to it.
The owner also takes security and student safety as an important issue. Therefore all the accommodations are fully equipped with security cameras, swipe card access and security guards in each of the condominiums collectively, maintain a high level of security for all students.
Room rates will range between RM 550 – RM 1100. Students also have the option to rent the entire unit for RM4000 if they wish to stay with friends.