Program Details

Discover the growing influence of Southeast Asia’s economy to the global market while studying in Malaysia, China, and Singapore.
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Fall Semester, Spring Break

Program Overview

Program Description:

Develop new perspectives on global economic integration and trade while studying in Malaysia, China, and Singapore.

Long a leader in Islamic banking, Malaysia continues to play a defining role in the global financial sector. Malaysia’s Islamic banking model, based on a specific set of ethical standards and regulations, will help you more deeply understand the ethics of banking and finance in general. The juxtaposition of positions and perspectives at the local, regional, and global scales will help you understand technical financial instruments and the tensions inherent in the management of money and financial systems. You’ll also learn about Malaysia’s dynamic role in the expansion of halal management practices in the regional and global economy.

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Program Reviews

Overall Rating


Based on 2 Reviews

  • UnforgettableExperience

    Unfortunately, my semester was canceled early due to COVID-19. But that doesn't mean that I still had a blast in Malaysia! The academics focus on international trade, language, and culture. For the language, I took Mandarin Chinese and took advantage

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • The first cohort

    SIT Malaysia and China was an experience in watching how eastern principles develop a western, global economy. The development of my understanding of Islamic finance in a country that is paving the road for its use in the mainstream economy while still

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend