KDU College Penang offers student accommodation in several double-storey houses and apartments scattered around the vicinity of the college. All these student houses and apartments are fully furnished and located within walking distance from the college. Types of room available are based on single, twin-sharing, triple-sharing or quadruple-sharing. For futher information, please click here.
The SSD compiles a list of private houses/rooms in the surrounding areas, which are available for rent to students. Students have a number of choices from which to choose, ranging from non-furnished to fully furnished rooms, family houses, bachelor houses and condominium units. The monthly rental charged depends on the type of room chosen (single occupancy, twin-sharing, triple-sharing or quadruple-sharing) and how well-furnished the room is. The SSD will assist students in search of suitable accommodation. However, please note that there is no guarantee that students will be able to secure a private room/house that matches their expectations and requirements within a day as it is subject to availability.
Applicants can obtain the Student Accommodation Brochure and Accommodation Application Form from the SSD. For further inquiries and clarification, please feel free to contact the Housing Office Executive at (604) 2266368 ext. 113 / 117 ; Fax to (604) 228 0054 or E-mail to email@example.com / firstname.lastname@example.org
Students are not guaranteed a placement until and unless being notified by Housing Office Executive.
All International Students are required to have a valid student pass during their course of study in Malaysia. KDU College Penang will apply for the student pass from the Malaysian Immigration Department on behalf of the students. All other matters such as endorsement and extension of student pass and entry visa will be done through the SSD.
While you work towards your diploma or degree, you must comply with the many rules and regulations of the Malaysian governing agencies. It is your responsibility to know and abide the regulations that apply to you. Please be sure to see the SSD personnel for clarification. The SSD personnel are prepared to help you understand Malaysian Immigration regulations and procedures.
BE CERTAIN TO ASK THE OFFICERS BEFORE YOU TAKE ANY ACTION WHICH MAY AFFECT YOUR LEGAL STANDING IN MALAYSIA.
(If a student, scholar, or family member violates an Immigration regulation, he or she may be ordered to leave the country before completing the academic programme.)
Things To Know:
IMPORTANT - Read our Pre-Departure Information Sheet carefully before exiting/re-entering Malaysia.
The SSD will arrange for airport pick-up from the Penang International Airport. Students will be met, assisted with luggage and driven to their accommodation. Flight information (Student's Name, Passport No., Departure From, Date, Flight Number and Arrival Time) must be received at least one week prior to arrival. All students are advised to fly direct to the Penang International Airport and not to transit at Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). Click here to download the form.
*Our staff will be waiting for you at the airport and assist you in making the entry clearance at the Immigration Control at Penang International Airport.
The SSD will assist you in changing currency and opening a local bank account after your student pass endorsed. You are advised to bring enough cash for your first few days' expenses. (USD200 is recommended)
It's only natural that you are concerned about finding that important job. The Student Placement Office will assist graduating students in finding employment while attending school and in their field of study following graduation. We are here to assist you by providing job listings, co-sponsoring business and educational career talks and offering job skills counseling. We will help you in every way to find job openings, but it is always up to you to follow through with the job-seeking process.
Some of the services we provide:
Career and Job Search Links
Follow these hyperlinks to find out what job opportunities are out there. Most are job search engines, while a few are websites that offer additional job search information.
DISCLAIMER: This page provides links to information provided by external services which are not in any way under the control of KDU College. The College cannot be held responsible for its content or accuracy.
If you aspire to further your studies overseas, The SSD University Placement Service can guide you in obtaining the necessary information such as:
For more information, please contact
We provide confidential and individual counseling for students to help lessen their stress so that they can make the most of their college experience here. We are committed to guide students to find solutions from a range of problems; be it educational, physical, financial, social or emotional problems
Consultation days: Tuesday & Thursday
Counsultation hour: 1.30pm to 4.30pm
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If you need an emergency first aid, please notify the lecturer in your class immediately. The lecturer will direct you to a staff who is trained in first-aid.
If you are injured on campus and a lecturer is not available, please contact the Student Service Department for First Aid assistance.
If you have an accident on campus that requires medical attention, it must be reported to the Student Service Department.