Malaysia is a Southeast Asian country bordering Thailand in the north and Singapore in the south. The country consists of 13 states and three federal territories. Kuala Lumpur is one of the three federal territories in Malaysia. Schools in Kuala Lumpur are made up of government or public schools, public schools and international schools. The language of instruction in public schools is the official language of Malaysia, Malay. Mandarin and Tamil are the languages of instruction at vernacular schools. On the other hand, international schools in Malaysia use English as its language of instruction.