COVID-19 (novel coronavirus) advice

The outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) has evolved rapidly since first being detected in Wuhan, in the Hubei Province of China in December 2019 and has now become a global pandemic and a public health emergency of international concern.

Much is happening across the world to contain its spread, including here in Malaysia and Sarawak, and the situation is still extremely fluid. Curtin Malaysia continues to follow Malaysian Federal Government and Sarawak State Government advice to protect the health and safety of our community.

This page provides key information and advice for the Curtin Malaysia community and other stakeholders. We encourage you to check this page frequently for updated information.

Updated 26 June 2020 (Friday)

FAQs Contacts for Enquiries

Curtin Malaysia Campus shut down until end of MCO

In compliance with the current Recovery Movement Control Order (RMCO) being imposed by the Government across Malaysia, the Curtin Malaysia Campus is shut down for the duration of the MCO. The current sixth phase of the MCO is in force until 31 August 2020.

Click on the image for more details on campus shutdown.

Updates and enquiries

Curtin Malaysia is supporting staff and students affected by the travel bans or who must undergo self-quarantine.

We understand that members of the Curtin Malaysia community are concerned about this situation. Our Critical Incident Group chaired by Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Simon Leunig includes expertise from across the campus. The Group is monitoring the situation and the advice from Government as part of developing Curtin Malaysia’s response to the novel coronavirus. We will continue to update staff and students as new information becomes available, and take actions to protect the health and wellbeing of our community.


Learn more about COVID-19

The following sites provide up-to-date information about the COVID-19:



More information

Call our Security Hotlines at 085-630081 or 085-630082 if you need urgent help.

Contact our Health Centre at 085-630100 ext. 2782 / 2383 for medical advice or assistance.

For assistance from our Student Services Department or International Division, contact 085-630100 ext. 2569 / 2565 or email student.services@curtin.edu.my or id@curtin.edu.my, respectively.

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