Receive internationally acclaimed education with KDU Penang UC’s Dual Award programmes |

Receive internationally acclaimed education with KDU Penang UC’s Dual Award programmes

George Town, 1 September – KDU Penang University College (KDU Penang)’s collaborative academic partnership with University of Lincoln (UK) has developed a number of dual award undergraduate programmes in Accounting, Business Management, Computer Science and Information Systems. The University of Lincoln itself will validate the new programmes offered by KDU Penang. Within this academic partnership arrangement, students pursuing a KDU Penang University College degree also gain an internationally recognised UK degree award. Upcoming Dual Award programmes offered by KDU Penang include:

Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Business Management Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Computer and Network Technology Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) in Games Programming Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons)

Graduates will receive an academic transcript from both KDU and Lincoln. The Bachelor of Accountancy (Hons) programme is a comprehensive course which focuses on the core areas of accounting theories and practices in business. Students will be equipped with the essential knowledge and skills that not only match the highest standards of professional bodies like ACCA, but also meet the requirements and expectation of potential employers.

Students will also receive teaching from both local and international (visiting guest lecturers from the University of Lincoln) teaching staff. Furthermore, by completing a degree taught in English, students will further enhance their command of the language to meet the challenges of the professional workplace. After a minimum qualifying period of two semesters at KDU Penang, students have the option to pursue a period of study at the University of Lincoln in UK.

According to the National Student Survey, the Lincoln International Business School is ranked within the top 20 Accountancy programmes in the UK, while the School of Computer Science is currently in the top 20% of UK Computer Science Departments. It is also the highest ranked Computer Science department for all UK modern universities, according to the Sunday Times Good University Guide and Complete University Guide.

For more information on KDU Penang’s dual award programmes, call 04-238 6368 or visit