Johor Bahru Campus

Expanding its reach to the south of Malaysia, Asia Metropolitan University established its 50 000 square-feet Johor Bahru campus.

The southern campus seeks to be close to the rapidly growing Iskandar regional economic zone while still providing a serene and conducive learning environment away from hectic traffic. The Johor Bahru campus hosts the medical degree programme and other related healthcare programmes which allows the university to leverage on its links with nearby public hospitals thus giving our students critical exposure and experience.

Among its’ many laboratories are the Multi-Disciplinary Lab 1, used mainly for Biochemistry, Microbiology and Pharmacology subjects, Multi-Disciplinary Lab 2 which is used during both, Anatomy and Pathology sessions and Multi-Disciplinary Lab 3 used for Physiology and other Pre-Clinical demonstrations. The campus also features its own Anatomy Museum which aids in the teaching and learning of the MBBS programme. The campus also has its very own, one-stop center, namely the Student Resource Centre which is equipped with the latest information technology solutions and updated resources to ease students’ study and research efforts.


Johor Bahru (commonly referred to as JB) is the southernmost city in Malaysia and is one of the largest cities in the country (2nd biggest) with more than 2.7 million inhabitants (including suburbs).

Johor is connected by two bridges with neighboring country Singapore. The city is an important industrial, tourism and commercial hub for southern Malaysia and one of the biggest industrial centers of the country. Nearly 16 million tourists visit the city annually. Senai International Airport is the airport of Johor Bahru. It is located northwest of the city; a 30-minute taxi ride takes you from the airport to Johor Bahru city center. Bus, train and car rental services are also available for commuting purposes.

Famous landmarks and attractions in Johor Bahru include Bangunan Sultan Ibrahim, Istana Besar, Sultan Iskandar Complex, Istana Bukit Serene and Istana Pasir Pelangi. To enjoy a fun day out you could consider shopping a one of the many shopping malls or you could visit the Johor Zoo or Danga Bay. Nature lovers may explore the eco-friendly Hutan Bandar (Jungle in the City) and a big reflexology exercise area exclusive for recreational purposes.