This city has many amenities nearby, such as hospitals, universities, and schools. The following are some of the main hospitals here:
- Ar Medical Center. Ridzuan
- Hospital Fatimah
- Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun
- Ipoh Hospital Mosque
- KPJ Ipoh Specialist Hospital
- Pantai Hospital Ipoh
As for universities, there are Open University Malaysia, Perak College Of Medicine, Universiti Kuala Lumpur Royal College Of Medicine Perak, Universiti Kuala Lumpur Royal College Of Medicine Perak (Uni Kl Rcmp), Wawasan Open University, and Wawasan Open University (Ipoh Regional Centre). There are also some schools here, such as Sekolah Raja Perempuan Taayah, Sekolah Tuanku Abdul Rahman, Sk La Salle, Sk Marian Convent, and Sk Sri Kinta.