Our Department

The International Student Office

The International Student Office is the focal point for Curtin Malaysia’s international students, drawn from over 45 countries all over the globe. We offer an extensive range of support services to ensure that our international visitors make the most of their time on campus and in the natural beauty of Miri and the surrounding area.


Acting as a home away from home, the International Student Office is here for you from the moment you arrive in Miri to help you get settled. We assist with airport reception, medical checks, insurance and opening a bank account to set you on your way. In addition, throughout the course of your stay, our staff will assist you with visa renewals, insurance claims and dealing with your day to day needs.

We also provide on campus transfer. Finally, the International Student Office hosts an exciting calendar of events focused on integrating internationals with the wider student body as well as promoting tourism within both Sarawak and Malaysia.

Please stop by our office between 8:30am and 4pm, Monday through Friday. Please note we are closed on weekends and public holidays.


Ms. Cherina Chiew (Manager, International Student Office)
Mr. Bradley Endes anak Kimun
(Senior Officer, International Student Office/International Student Management)
Mr. Russell Ng Wei Wern (Student Recruitment Officer, International Student Office)
Ms. Lydia Dibah anak Ngalih Inggol (Assistant, International Student Office/International Student Management)