No. 11A, First Floor, Jalan SS15/2A, 47500 Subang Jaya Selangor
+603-5612 7769

Malaysia ABP 2020

Continuing our efforts to bring international debating to Malaysia, MIDP, with the collaboration of Taylor’s College as a co-organiser has successfully won the right to host the Asia British Parliamentary Debating Championship (ABP) in 2020, under the name Malaysia ABP 2020.

The ABP is the largest intervarsity debating championship in the British Parliamentary format in Asia. Universities from all over Asia regularly attend ABP to chase the title of Asian Champion.

This right was secured after the bid to host was presented before the Asian British Parliamentary Debating Council during the 2019 edition of the competition in Yogyakarta, Indonesia.

Previous Editions of ABP

12009Chulalongkorn University, Thailand
22010Universiti Putra Malaysia, Malaysia
32011North South University, Bangladesh
42012Bina Nusantara University, Indonesia
52013Beihang University, China
62014Universiti Malaysia Sarawak, Malaysia
72015Asia Pacific University, Malaysia
82016Prasetiya Mulya University, Indonesia
92017National University of Singapore, Singapore
102018Diplomatic Academy of Vietnam, Vietnam
112019Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Details of Malaysia ABP 2020





Price for 1 minute


4 - 11 September 2020


British Parliamentary Format


Taylor's College

Participants of ABP

Every year, universities from all over Asia attend ABP for their passion in intellectual discourse. Universities that attend ABP are typically from China, India, Indonesia, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Japan, Philippines, Vietnam, Thailand, Myanmar, South Korea, Nepal, Cambodia, Singapore, Brunei, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macau, and many others. Universities that are expected to participate in Malaysia ABP 2020 includes, but are not limited to:

Refer to the Malaysia ABP 2020 Bid Deck here

Follow the official Facebook page of Malaysia ABP 2020 for constant updates here