Open University Malaysia is the seventh Malaysian private university. It is owned by the Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operations. The main campus of this university is located in Jalan Tun Ismail Kuala Lumpur.
However, there is also a learning centre located in Pontian. This centre focuses on a higher education which can be taken as a part-time. These courses are open to everyone who wishes to get a better education.
From Kuala Lumpur, one can drive towards Pontian by taking the Kuala Lumpur – Seremban Expressway. Then one can take exit number 247 heading for Simpang Renggam/Benut/Pontian. By taking route 96 one should be able to see signage that will lead to Open University Malaysia. The distance between Kuala Lumpur and the University is around 310 kilometres. The driving time will take around 3 hours and 26 minutes.
There is bus terminal nearby to Open University Malaysia. Therefore it is easy to get there via bus. From Kuala Lumpur, one can take a bus from Terminal Bersepadu Selatan. There is a bus that goes directly to Pontian Johor. The bus will stop at the Pontian Bus Terminal. There are several bus companies that make their way there too. Some of them are Mayang Sari, S&S and many more. The fare is around RM 26 to RM 28 per way.
Kukup Island is one of the largest uninhabited mangrove islands in the world. There are many unique plants and animal habiting this island. One can come here to see the magnificent view of the island using the observation tower built there. There are packages offered to those who wish to come here. There is package where guest may tour the island with a boat. Visitors can also visit the fishing village nearby the island.
This hotel is only 0.94 kilometres away from the Open University Malaysia. Therefore if the visitor has a family member in the university, this is a suitable hotel to stay at as it is very near to the university. It is also less than 1 kilometre from the Pontian Bus Terminal, therefore, it is easy to reach if one were to come via bus. They also have 24-hour front desk who is available to assist their guests. They offer great comfort and service to their guests. This is definitely a hotel to choose if one wants a comfortable hotel.
This hotel is only 0.08 kilometres from the university. It is only walking distance to the university. This is definitely the most suitable hotel to stay at if one were to go to the university. This hotel is also suitable for those who are under budget for their accommodation. The hotel has entertaining facilities that will be able to make the guest occupied. There is Wifi at the hotel as well.
This is a house that is rented out for those who wish to visit this area. This homestay is very near to the Open University Malaysia with a distance of 0.03 kilometres only. The house has 2 bedrooms, therefore, it may accommodate a large party. Although it can accommodate a large number of people, it is still very affordable. They also welcome long-term stay. They have prepared great facilities in this homestay to make the stay feels like home.
This is another homestay in the area. It is 14 kilometres away from the Open University Malaysia. It is a place that ensures comfort but with an affordable price. The homestay also offers great services as well. They also welcome long-term stay at this homestay. It is the most suitable place.