Enter Malaysia and begin your startup journey with MTEP

Land & Expand with MTEP

MTEP is a specially designed pass to attract tech startup entrepreneur, experience tech entrepreneur and investor to work or invest in tech industries in Malaysia. Malaysia offers 1-year pass for New Entrepreneurs and a 5-year pass for Established Entrepreneurs or Investors along with dependents.

Get your MTEP pass approved even before you LAND!

Targeted Sectors & Technology





Smart City


Cyber Security

Smart Mobility

Artificial Intelligence


Big Data Analytics

Internet of Things

(Non-qualifying activities)

Which One Are You?

Getting Your Pass

Submit Online Application

Approval Process

*(4 weeks)

Enter Malaysia

Passport Endorsement

Pass Issuance

*(1 week)

Note: Application approval is processed by MDEC and Issuance of Pass is by Malaysian Immigration office in Malaysia

*Upon complete document submission verified by MDEC

Download our MTEP FAQ HERE

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MDEC Contact Info

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) Sdn Bhd

2360 Persiaran APEC

63000 Cyberjaya

Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

1-800-88-8338 (within Malaysia)

+6 03 8315 3000 (International)

+6 03 8315 3115 (Fax)

Type MDEC ASK [your email address] [your inquiries] and send to 15888 or email to [email protected]

For Issuance of Pass:

eXpats Service Centre

2nd Floor, Prima 8, Block 3508

Jalan Teknokrat 6, Cyber 5

63000 Cyberjaya,

Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia

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