Student Accommodation 
in Dublin

In Dublin, there are a wide variety of accommodation options available. You can choose to live in on-campus accommodation, off-campus accommodation in a family home or in privately rented apartments and houses.

Cost depends on the students’ selection of the type of accommodation and location.

On-campus accommodation offers apartment-style living, with en-suite bedrooms, self-catering and fully equipped kitchens, washing machine, common room, gym and convenience facilities.

RCSI & UCD Malaysia Campus (RUMC) students and students from this region have lived and studied in Ireland many years and have an excellent reputation amongst providers of Irish accommodation. Malaysian and other international students are made extremely welcome.

RUMC will provide you with more information about accommodation options in Ireland following admission to the medical programme. You can explore RCSI campus accommodation here, and UCD campus accommodation here. If you have any questions regarding your accommodation options, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Student Accommodation in Penang

We understand how important it is for students to have comfortable
 accommodation at a reasonable price.

RCSI’s & UCD’s Penang campus has exclusively furnished rooms located on the island for students, just 7km from the campus. Accommodation consists of new, high-quality units of 3-storey terraced houses near Gelugor’s hilly landscape.

Shuttle transport is provided between the residence and campus.

Each unit has 6 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and 1 Standard Room on the Ground Floor with an adjacent bathroom.

Other amenities in-house include:

  • Water heaters for hot showers
  • Washing machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave oven
  • Kitchenette facilities
  • Common area to relax or gather with housemates and friends
  • Housekeeping services twice a month in common areas “(Living, Dining, Kitchen)
Bedroom amenities:

  • Single bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Desk and chair
  • Wi-Fi internet
  • Prepaid card for air-conditioning use

The surrounding area consists of :

  • Local shops, Eateries and a food court
  • Landscape park for relaxation and light activities
  • Clinics
  • ATM


Indictive monthly rates below will be billed on a 50 weeks payable in multiple instalments.

Each unit has 1 Standard Room, 3 Deluxe Rooms, 1 Junior Suite and 1 Master bedroom (twin-sharing available)

Room Type Location Rate (Approx. per month) Rate per week (50 week let)
Standard Room Ground Floor RM650.00 RM156
Deluxe Room 1st Floor and 2nd Floor RM800 RM192
Junior Suite with Balcony 1st Floor RM900 RM216
Master Bedroom with Balcony

(Twin-sharing option available)

2nd Floor RM500 pp (twin occupancy)

RM1,000 (single occupant)

RM120 – twin

RM240 – single

Rates are inclusive of utility bills (excluding air-conditioning in bedrooms by prepaid cards available for purchase)

There are numerous furnished 
apartments and houses in the vicinity of RUMC from which students can choose.

Most of the rented accommodation is located near bus stops and 
eateries. Our support team will assist students who need rented accommodation by 
providing names and contact details of reputable providers. Our team will also be able to advise you with regard to choosing the best location and property type.

For bookings and more information, please email Ms Nurul Fazrin: nurulfazrin@rcsiucd.edu.my