Synonymous with graduate employability and industry relevance, UCSI is a leading comprehensive private university in Malaysia which contributes to the pursuit and expansion of knowledge. Ranked in the top 300 in Asia, UCSI offers an eclectic range of industry-acclaimed programmes in medicine, pharmacy, engineering, applied science, business, IT, architecture, social science, music, tourism management, creative arts and design at its campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Kuching and Kuala Terengganu. UCSI is also rated in Tier 5 - the highest rating accorded to universities in Malaysia - in the 2013 Rating System for Malaysia Higher Education Institutions. UCSI's excellent record in teaching and learning is increasingly complemented by its solid research output. Staff and students contribute greatly to this effort and UCSI's top medical and engineering students have been selected to pursue intercalated research programmes at Harvard and Imperial College, respectively. Internationalisation is another core focus. UCSI collaborates with leading universities in the Ivy League, Russell Group, Universitas 21 and Australia's Group of Eight. Currently more than 10,000 students from more than 80 countries study at UCSI and the University stands out as a melting pot of culture and diversity. UCSI also collaborates with more than 2,400 leading companies around the world, opening doors for students and staff.