Structure & Governance

The Malaysian government invited Monash University to open a campus in 1998. Through a long-standing partnership with the Sunway Group, the first foreign university campus in Malaysia was created at Bandar Sunway.

Now nearly two decades old, Monash University Malaysia is a model of transnational education, consists of approximately 7,500 students and 700 staff members.

Monash University Malaysia reporting lines


Tan Sri Dr. Lin See Yan


Board of Directors:

Professor Andrew Walker,

Pro Vice Chancellor & President, Monash University Malaysia

Mr. Ong Pan Yen,

Executive Director, Monash University Malaysia


Chief Executive Officer:

Professor Mahendhiran S Nair


Senior Manager:

Mr Daniel Lee Lih Wei

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