Announcement to International Students Travelling Back to Malaysia


Hebahan Permohonan Kemasukan Pelajar Antarabangsa

Attention to International Students Who are Currently Abroad and Planning to Return to Malaysia. Pursuant to the recent announcement by the Malaysia Government on returning to Malaysia during the Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO), USM active international students need to apply by following these steps:

1. Complete the USM form using your USM student email account at

2. Complete the EMGS form at

Please read the forms thoroughly before submitting your application. Only USM student visa/pass holders are allowed to apply. Dependents may NOT travel along during this time.

Check the latest Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), guidelines and information at the EMGS website link here:

Should you require further information, please contact any member of the USM International Students Society (USMi) Exco. We wish you a safe travel and journey. Take care and be safe.

Kind regards, IMCC USM

SOP for USM International Students

USM International Students who are planning to return to USM is now required to apply to EMGS for approval to enter Malaysia from October onwards. Please read in detail especially on requirements for COVID19 testing (ONLY PCR test is accepted) as well as pre-departure and arrival arrangements.

Please fill in the Travel Authorisation Form for student entry at this link:

We will also be sharing with you a comprehensive SOP and FAQ document from MOHE for your reference.

USM wishes you safe travels and be safe. Thank you