Terengganu is situated in north-eastern Peninsular Malaysia and is endowed with a wealth of charming and refreshing natural landscapes. Kuala Terengganu, its capital and the largest city in Terengganu, stands on the bank of the Terengganu river. Terengganu has beaches, exotic islands, lush virgin tropical jungle, quaint fishing villages, dazzling waterfalls and many, many more. The beaches and its islands such as Redang, Kapas, Perhentian are renowned for activities such as beach-combing, sea sports, fishing and boat-making.
Colleges and universities found in Terengganu are:
- PTPL Kuala Terengganu
- Universiti Darul Iman Malaysia (UDM)
- University Malaysia Terengganu (UMT)
- Akademi Laut Malaysia (ALAM) Caw. Terengganu
- Institut Teknologi Petronas (INSTEP)