Top Private Universities & Colleges in Malaysia

Heriot-Watt University Malaysia

Don't miss this opportunity to Get a UK top ranked degree at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia! All of the programmes offered here at Heriot-Watt University Malaysia are identical to the ones offered in the UK and Dubai campuses.  Additionally, Heriot-Watt University Malaysia students have the choice to benefit from an international experience for part of their studies, joining students in Edinburgh or Dubai for part of their degree programme.

University of Nottingham Malaysia

The Best of British Education right here at the University of Nottingham Malaysia. Students can now get a UK top ranked degree. Established in 2000, the Malaysia Campus is a full and integral part of The University of Nottingham, UK. It is led by senior academic staff seconded from the University of Nottingham, UK who ensure that the standard of teaching is of the same high quality as its UK campuses. This means that students receive a genuine Nottingham education from day one.

Taylor's University Lakeside Campus

Taylor's University Lakeside Campus is a top ranked private university in Malaysia & has won numerous awards throughout its 50-year history. Taylor’s University is listed as the number 150th university in Asia according to the 2018 QS Asian University Ranking and has also been recognised as being in the top 1% universities in the whole of Asia.  Taylor’s University was awarded the Premier Digital Tech IHL status and is ranked 5 -Star (Excellent) rating in SETARA.

Taylor's College Lakeside Campus

Taylor's College is the Best College for Pre-University Programmes in Malaysia having produced top award-winners in the A-Levels & South Australian Matriculation (SAM) as well as placed them into top ranking universities globally.

UCSI University

UCSI University is ranked as the No. 1 Private University in Malaysia 2019 and in the Top 300 Universities in Asia in 2015 by the renown QS University Rankings. UCSI is one of the few Malaysian private universities to break into the 2015 and 2016 QS Asian University Rankings. Furthermore, UCSI University is ranked as Excellent or Tier 5 in the 2017 and SETARA 2013 rating system by MQA.

UCSI University Sarawak

Study at top ranked UCSI University's campus in Sarawak for the Foundation and Diploma courses to save on cost and then transfer to UCSI University in Kuala Lumpur for your Degree studies.

UCSI College

An affordable pathway into the degree programmes at UCSI University through the diploma courses at UCSI College. Students have access to top notch facilities and taught by experienced lecturers.

Asia Pacific University (APU)

Founded in 1993, Asia Pacific University (APU) is Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE and awarded 5-STAR Excellent Rating at SETARA 2017. APU was awarded 5-Star in four categories of the QS Stars Rating 2017. APU is also a  “Premier Digital Tech University” and has won hundreds of awards in the area of technology & business.

Asia Pacific University (APU)

Founded in 1993, Asia Pacific University (APU) is Rated No. 1 in Asia and Malaysia for MULTICULTURAL LEARNING EXPERIENCE and awarded 5-STAR Excellent Rating at SETARA 2017. APU was awarded 5-Star in four categories of the QS Stars Rating 2017. APU is also a  “Premier Digital Tech University” and has won hundreds of awards in the area of technology & business.

Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology (APIIT)

APIIT is rated as a 6-STAR institution by Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia, receiving 6-STARs in the overall COLLEGE-BASED RATING and INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SERVICES under the Malaysia Quality Evaluation System for Private Colleges (MyQUEST) 2014/2015 and APIIT is also among the Top 3 Institutions receiving multiple 6-STAR ratings.

MAHSA University

MAHSA University has been renowned in providing top healthcare courses since its inception in 2005. MAHSA has continuously taken pride in offering comprehensive teaching methods, highly-effective industry and clinical trainings as well as up-to-date student facilities at its new campus in Bandar Saujana Putra.

YTL International College of Hotel Management (YTL-ICHM)

At YTL International College of Hotel Management (YTL-ICHM), they believe in harnessing and nurturing talents by providing a well-balanced education.Learning first hand from industry experts and being located within a fully operating hotel, their campus is turned into a “live classroom”. Students can get Industry placements and job guaranteed at their affiliated YTL Hotels & Properties.

Multimedia University (MMU)

Multimedia University falls within the Top 200 QS Asia University Ranking 2018 due to their holistic education and excellent academic reputation. MMU is ranked Top 200 QS World University Ranking for Electrical & Electronic Engineering, 2015-2017 and Top 300 QS World University Ranking for Computer Science & Information Systems, 2017. It is also a Premier Digital Tech University and is Malaysian Firms Most Preferred IT Graduates Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific 2017.

Multimedia University (MMU) Cyberjaya

Sprawled over 140 acres and housing 28 academic and support buildings with sports facilities, the Cyberjaya campus is Multimedia University (MMU)’s second campus in Malaysia. MMU is a top ranked private university in Malaysia and has won hundreds of awards. 97% of Multimedia University (MMU) students are employed within six months of graduation*.

Multimedia University (MMU) Melaka

Having won hundreds of awards, Multimedia University (MMU) offers the best courses that’s affordable at its campus in Melaka. Students may apply for PTPTN Loan for the Foundation, Diploma & Degree courses at MMU.

Multimedia University (MMU) Johor

Located in EduCity, an educational hub initiated by the Iskandar Regional Development Authority in Iskandar Puteri, MMU’s Johor campus houses the Faculty of Cinematic Arts (FCA), which is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities. It is the third MMU campus and aims to transform Iskandar into a hub for the development of the creative industries for Malaysia and the Southeast Asian region.

Berjaya University College

Founded in 2009 by a successful self-made international entrepreneur named Tan Sri Dato’ Vincent Tan, BERJAYA University College of Hospitality embodies his legacy of success and tenacity in preparing you for a flourishing career in the Hospitality, Tourism, Culinary and Services industries – all areas in which the Berjaya Corporation Berhad has track records for success and international acclaim.

KDU Penang University College

KDU College Penang (KDU Penang) began her chapter when she opened her door to enrol the first batch of students in 1991. Since then, award-winning KDU Penang University College has grown by leaps and bounds offering a wide range of courses supported by excellent facilities.

KDU University College Utropolis Glenmarie

Established in 1983, and a pioneer in Malaysian private education, KDU was one of the first private colleges in Malaysia to have its own purpose-built campus. The institution, as KDU College then, was awarded the university college status in 2010 – a reflection of its quality programmes, and the growth of its international student population. Find out more about KDU University College new campus facilities at Utropolis Glenmarie and their courses.

KDU College

KDU College is situated along the Lebuhraya Damansara-Puchong highway, and the Damansara Jaya (DJ) Campus is a 5-storey building with state-of-the-art teaching and learning facilities. KDU has been continuously upgrading its facilities to provide a conducive and up-to-par teaching and learning environment for their students.

HELP University Subang 2 Campus

Ever since its founding in 1986 to provide affordable quality educational opportunities for Malaysians, HELP University has developed into the leading institution of higher learning in Malaysia. HELP University offers a wide range of MQA accredited courses at its new 23-acre campus at Subang 2.

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HELP University Damansara Heights Campus

HELP University is Ranked as Very Good or Tier 4 in the SETARA 2013 & SETARA 2011 by MQA. The top university rank achieved by HELP University affirms their commitment and position as one of the best universities in Malaysia. Students who prefer studying in Kuala Lumpur and the city life can choose HELP University Damansara Heights campus.

First City University College

First City University College (FCUC) is a private higher education institution established in 1990 by the First Nationwide Group.  First City University College has a purpose-designed, fully equipped campus with sports and recreational facilities, and located on a 13-acre site within Bandar Utama.

IACT College

IACT College is a specialised and dedicated talent prep-school for the creative communication industry in Malaysia that is known and trusted by the industry to continuously provide an industry relevant learning environment that mirrors current industry standards and practices.

Saito University College

With more than 20 years of experience, Saito University College is one of the best colleges for design in Malaysia with many award-winning students, highly experienced & qualified lecturers and having produced thousands of graduates highly in demand by the industry. Furthermore, Saito College achieved a 6 Star rating in the 2013 Malaysia Quality Evaluation System (MyQuest) which is the highest for colleges in Malaysia.

Point College

Led by industry leaders, Point College aims to set a new benchmark in the creative industry. It’s world-class education is differentiated by courses which optimises hands-on and experiential mode of delivery enabling students to learn from real life experiences whilst working on local and international projects.

Nilai University

Founded in 1996, Nilai University offers you the total student experience at their 105- acre campus which is ensconced in lush greenery, providing you with a peaceful environment ideal for your studies. Nilai University offers an excellent campus environment with top notch facilities to supports its affordable courses for Malaysian students

Reliance College

With over two decades of solid experience, Reliance College is the pioneer in the field of Tourism and Hospitality Education in Malaysia. Reliance College is backed by the largest tourism group in Malaysia since 1987, Reliance Travel Agency.

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