EduCity Iskandar Malaysia, a first of its kind in Asia, comprises of prominent universities, institutes and R&D centers offering world class learning facilities. With a total projected student intake of 16,000 students by 2017.

Newcastle University is a leading medical school in the UK. NUMed campus was officially opened by Prince Andrew of the UK in 2011 and is currently operational.

Marlborough College is a premier co-educational boarding school in the UK for pupils aged from 5 to 18. MCM campus was officially opened in 2012 and is currently operational.

The University of Southampton is the Number One Mechanical Engineering College in the UK. USMC campus was officially opened in 2012 and is currently operational.

University of Reading is ranked in the top 1% among universities globally. UoRM opened its campus in Feb 2016 and is currently operational.

MMU offers a Cinematic Arts Degree course in collaboration with University of Southern California (USC), a globally acclaimed film school. Intake started January 2016 and MMU is currently operational.

NMIT, consisting of top maritime institutes in the Netherlands, offers diverse maritime programmes required for the growth of the trade and logistics sector in Iskandar. NMIT was officially opened in 2011 and is currently operational.

RUI, occupying 65 acres of land, offers comprehensive undergraduate and postgraduate programs in art, design, business, education and technology which are requisites for the economic and cultural developments in Iskandar. Currently operating from its temporary campus, construction of the main Medini campus is now ongoing.

MDIS, occupying 30 acres of land, offers tertiary courses from internationally accredited universities from France, United Kingdom and United States. Intake started in 2015 and currently operational.

JCIM, a sports management institute, offers comprehensive and advanced sports management masters and degrees to contribute to the growth of the regions sports industry