ACT Test Centers and Dates in Malaysia

By | March 17, 2019

Your search found 3 matches. The following is the full list of ACT testing locations in Malaysia among which you can pick one to take the exam. Please know that on the test day, test takers can use any 4-function, scientific, or graphing calculator. On the table below, you can also find all test dates through 2019.

ACT Testing Locations in Malaysia

2019-2020 ACT Test Dates in Malaysia

Test Date Registration Deadline
February 9, 2019 January 11, 2019
April 13, 2019 March 8, 2019
June 8, 2019 May 3, 2019
July 13, 2019 June 14, 2019
September 14, 2019 August 16, 2019
October 26, 2019 September 20, 2019
December 14, 2019 November 8, 2019
February 8, 2020 January 10, 2020
April 4, 2020 February 28, 2020
June 13, 2020 May 8, 2020
July 18, 2020 June 19, 2020

ACT Test Centers in Malaysia

City Center Name Center Code
Kuala Lumpur Selangor Intl School of Kuala Lumpur 867090
Nusajaya, Johor Marlborough College Malaysia 871190
Penang Dalat School 867080

ACT Test Centers and Dates in Malaysia

More about Malaysia

  • LOCALTIMEZONE: Latest statistics of population in the country of Malaysia, including languages spoken, urban population, birth rate, fertility rate and life expectancy for both men and women.

Business

Malaysia has experienced rapid economic development for decades. Based on economic policy measures taken at the end of the 1990s (targeted qualitative promotion of foreign investments, dismantling of trade tariffs, privatization of state-owned companies), the emerging country developed from an agricultural raw material supplier in the 1970s into a diversified industrial location and one of the world’s leading electronics exporters. The export-oriented market economy is controlled via five-year plans and the establishment of regional »development corridors«. The 10th Malaysia Plan (2011–16) focused on expanding the knowledge society and strengthening the service sector. The 11th Malaysia Plan (2016-20) aims to increase the prosperity of the population. Check thedresswizard to see Experience Authentic Asia in Malaysia.

Services contribute (2016) 55.7% to the gross domestic product (GDP), the industrial sector 35.7% and agriculture 8.6%. Only around 15% of the state revenues (2016) (around 40% in 2009) come from the state-owned oil and gas company PETRONAS. The gross national income (GNI) per resident was (2017) US $ 9,650. The economic growth is (2016) 4.2%, the unemployment rate 3.0%.

Foreign trade: Malaysia is strongly export-oriented and is committed to dismantling trade barriers. Free trade agreements exist with Japan, Pakistan, New Zealand, India, Chile, Australia and Turkey. Malaysia has mostly had a balanced trade balance in recent years (import value in 2016: US $ 168.4 billion, export value: US $ 189.4 billion). In terms of export goods, electronic goods (36.6%), crude oil, natural gas, chemical products and electrical engineering dominate. The most important trading partners are China, Singapore, the USA, Japan and Thailand.

Agriculture

Around a quarter of the total area is used for agriculture. The vast majority of the cultivated area is reserved for export crops. Malaysia is one of the world’s leading countries in rubber, palm oil and pepper production ; Coconut palm, cocoa and pineapple crops are also export-oriented. The domestic demand for food cannot be fully met in the country, inter alia. rice is introduced.

Forestry: In order to protect the endangered forests in their existence, the forestry use was restricted and the export of wood drastically reduced. There is an export ban for 16 tropical wood species.

Fisheries: Malaysia is an important fishing nation with its deep sea fishing and freshwater farming. Of the 2.6 million t of catches (2015), 546 600 t are aquaculture. However, shrimp farms in coastal areas are displacing ecologically important mangrove forests.

Service sector

The share of the service sector in the economy as a whole is steadily increasing. In addition to wholesalers and retailers, restaurants, banks, insurance companies and others. Telecommunications and logistics are becoming increasingly important.

Tourism: Malaysia offers very different travel destinations due to its ethnic, cultural and scenic diversity (tropical rainforest, nature parks, bathing beaches). In 2015, 25.7 million foreign guests came to Malaysia, around half of them from Singapore. Malaysia is deliberately expanding its high-quality, high-quality tourism, which, in addition to natural beauties, highlights the tropical beaches, luxury resorts and theme parks.

Industry

The manufacturing industry did not advance until the 1960s through the processing of agricultural and mining export products. The establishment of export-oriented industrial operations by foreign companies is particularly encouraged, especially high technology and capital-intensive production. The main industrial locations are the area around Kuala Lumpur and George Town on Pinang (Penang) with oil refineries and businesses in the motor vehicle, chemical, electrical, metal goods, textile, food and luxury goods industries.

Natural resources

The most important natural resources are oil and natural gas. Oil production, which began in 1970, is concentrated on the shelf areas of Sabah and Sarawak. Bauxite, hard coal, tin and iron ore are also mined.

Transportation

The traffic development in West Malaysia, especially on the coast, is much better than in East Malaysia. The rail network is around 1,850 km long. The road network (180,900 km) is concentrated on the west coast of the Malay Peninsula. Since 1994 there has been a north-south highway from the Thai border to Johor Baharu; in the south to Singapore. In Sarawak in particular, the larger rivers are still important for the movement of people and goods. There are well-developed flight and ferry connections between the two parts of the country. The most important seaports are Kelang, George Town, Johor Baharu and Kuantan in West Malaysia and Kota Kinabalu, Tawau, Sandakan and Bintulu in East Malaysia. A large part of the foreign trade goods take the route via Singapore. International airports are in Kuala Lumpur (Subang), George Town, Kota Kinabalu, Johor Baharu and Kuching. The leading airlines are Malaysia Airlines (MAS).