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From KDU Penang to your workplace

KDU Penang, the premier island city campus… giving you the opportunity to drive your own dreams. The newly renovated Smart Classroom equipped with the latest technology.
Date: 21 March 2014
Media Contact : Chan Lai Khay
Sr. Marketing Communications Executive

From KDU Penang to your workplace
Tertiary education is increasingly important in today’s world especially with the convergent impacts of globalisation. Corporate world has also become more competitive when professional knowledge and capabilities are much required in each individual to perform their duties. KDU Penang recognises the significance of education and has been playing its role for the past 22 years to provide fundamental knowledge and hands-on experiences to its students, guiding them in pursuing their dream careers.

International affiliation and worldwide articulation At KDU Penang, a wide range of internationally-recognized, industry-driven certificate, diploma and degree programmes are being offered. All these programmes are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and internationally affiliated with top universities around the globe including KEELE and Northumbria from the United Kingdom and IMI, Switzerland.

Over the years, through its worldwide articulation with the renowned foreign universities, KDU Penang has successfully placed its graduates in many universities around the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Germany, Switzerland, India, Singapore, China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. Thus, to embark a quality tertiary education from KDU Penang, you are rest assured to be accepted into renowned foreign universities with even greater global perspectives.

Quality Recognition
KDU Penang is an astute brand, winning scores of awards and recording multiple accreditations in recognition of its reputable academic programmes. KDU Penang won Silver in the Putra Brand Awards and was twice conferred 5-star College status in the Ministry Of Education MyQuest Rating Audit. It is also ISO 9001:2008-certified and all its programmes are accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA). In 2013, an independent International Quality Assurance Board consisting of renowned academic experts was set up to further evaluate and enhance the quality of its programmes.

Dynamic Learning Initiatives and multi-million ringgit state-of-art facilities
What sets KDU Penang apart from the rest is its one-of-its-kind "campus experience" that helps unleashes the true potential of the students. It advocates unique learning experience through practical simulations, outcome-based learning and experimental learning initiatives. Its purpose-built campus is equipped with the state-of-the-art facilities that include industry-standard 5-star kitchens, a recording studio, an art gallery and design studios, VLSI engineering labs, Games and Multimedia Computing Design Labs, Business Boardrooms and Lounge as well as a Mock Hotel Suites.

Industry-ready graduates for better career prospects
It is KDU Penang’s aim to produce industry-ready graduates for better career prospects and it has always been the College’s pride to have maintained a track record of 90% employability upon graduation. Its professionally-written syllabuses as well as internship placements in the industry, has helped strengthening the students’ marketability. It is an indisputable fact that students from KDU Penang are competent in showcasing their strengths in securing the jobs they wished for.

Outstanding Alumni Network
Ever since its inception in 1991, KDU Penang has proudly produced more than 18,000 alumni all over the world. Many of its students have successfully emerged as top students and gone on to excel in the various professions, bearing testaments to its standards of academic excellence. The College have a fairly large international student community which is made up of students from countries such as Thailand, Indonesia, Korea, China, Mongolia, Japan, Central Asia and Europe. Thus far, its international alumni consist of students from 48 countries around the world.

Being a premier educator in northern region of Malaysia, KDU Penang has never stopped cultivating generations by generations in order to create a knowledgeable society.

To know more about KDU Penang, visit the Star Education Fair 2014 on 29-30 March 2014, from 11am- 7pm at sPICE, Bayan Baru. 80 experienced academic staff and counsellors will be there to inspire you! For on the spot registration, students will be entitled for a RM400 fee waiver.

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.