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 have lived and studied in Ireland for over 20 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 live in a comfortable residence at a reasonable price. RUMC has exclusively furnished rooms located on the island for students, just less than 7km from the campus. Our accommodation consists of new, high-quality units of 3.5-storey houses near Gelugor’s hilly landscape.

Shuttle transport is provided between the residence and campus.

Each unit has 5 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and 1 Standard Room on the Ground Floor with an adjacent bathroom.

Other amenities in-house include:

  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Kitchen with stovetop
  • Water dispenser
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi internet
  • Weekly housekeeping service in common areas (living lounge, dining, kitchen)

Bedroom amenities:

  • Queen bed
  • Single bed (twin room sharing)
  • Wardrobe
  • Study desk and chair
  • Shower water heater
  • Prepaid card for use of the air conditioner

The surrounding area consists of :

  • Local shops, eateries and a food court
  • Landscape park for relaxation and light activities
  • Medical clinic
  • Homestay/lodging

Indicative 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 TypeRental rates according to the duration of stay
Less than 1 monthSecurity Deposit1-3 monthsSecurity Deposit12months/1 year
Standard RoomRates will be calculated based on a case-to-case basisRM715RM715RM650RM650 per mth
Deluxe RoomRM880RM880RM800RM800 per mth
Junior Suite with BalconyRM990RM990RM900RM900 per mth
Master Bedroom with Balcony (Twin-sharing option available)RM550RM550 per month & per pax (twin occupancy)RM500RM500 per month & per pax (twin occupancy)
Master Bedroom with Balcony (Single Occupancy)RM1100RM1100 per mth (single occupant)RM1000RM1000 per mth (single occupant)

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

For bookings and more information on RUMC Accommodation, please email Ms Nurul Fazrin:

There are also 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 Student Affairs 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.