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Breakthrough your limits, learn the technology of tomorrow today

Computing is the catalyst field of the 21stcentury. It has become powerful extensions of human beings designed to augment intelligence, learning, communications and productivity.

Realising the significant roles of computing in the world today, KDU Penang being a pioneer in Information Technology (IT) education, has always been at the forefront by providing leadingedge learning with professional certifications in programming, database fundamentals, networking and IT security. The available programmes are Certificate in Information Technology, Diploma in Computer Studies, Diploma in Games Technology, 3+0 Bachelor of Science (Hons) Computing Studies with its university partner, Northumbria University, United Kingdom.

For the past 23 years, KDU Penang has been building strong partnerships with various universities as well as industry partners such as Oracle University, Microsoft Technology Associate and recently the EC-Council’s Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), to further enhance its students’ competitiveness in the workplace. With its good reputation and strong collaboration with the industry partners, KDU Penang has been appointed the only institution in Penang to offer Oracle authorised training for undergraduates. The Oracle course is part of the IT programme which focuses in providing flexible curriculum and schedules, relevant skills and practice, preparation for IT career advancement.

As a leading IT education provider, KDU Penang is also featuring the latest Cloud and Mobile Computing to cater for the needs of the 21st century. KDU Penang Information Technology is a nation-wide solution provider that steers social and scientific progresses. With its certificate, diploma and graduate programme ranked 5th nationally by MYQUEST 2012/2013, the department’s unconventional approach to IT education defining the innovative face of computing by intensifying the prospect of traditional computer science students through interdisciplinary programmes.

The IT Department has grown leaps and bounds over the years and still continuing its efforts to be at the forefront in IT education by providing industry-standard technology facilities like Lecture Halls, Lecture Theatres, Smart class-rooms, Multimedia labs, Games Lounge and Lab. Its Game Lab and Game Lounge which worth RM350,000 are new line of facilities which shows the commitment for KDU Penang towards making their IT and Game Design students more soughtafter for the industry.

Moving forward, the IT Department has also set up a research cluster which is facilitated by the qualified and experienced lecturers together with its students. This is yet-another attempt for KDU Penang to be ahead in IT education.

So, get a head start over the rest with professional IT certifications at KDU Penang and be one of its well-recognised industry-ready graduates. For more information, please visit us during our coming Open Days on 22 & 23 March 2014 from 10am to 6pm at KDU Penang campus. A RM400 fee waiver will be given out to those register on that day.

About KDU College Penang:
KDU College Penang is a member of the KDU Education Group, a fully integrated provider that offers quality education from primary and secondary, both local and international, through to undergraduate and post-graduate levels, as well as executive and professional development programmes. The KDU Education Group celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year, and is proud to have had 80,000 students since its inception, some of whom include corporate leaders, entrepreneurs and celebrities around the globe.

The KDU Education Group is the education arm of Paramount Corporation Berhad, a public company that is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Malaysia Securities Berhad and whose diversified business interests include property development and construction.