KDU College Penang hits the ground running with RM2 million worth of scholarships at Star Education Fair 2015

KDU1: Our purposed-built campus equipped with industry-standard facilities. 
KDU2: Chef Chuah Lay Yen from KDU College’s School of Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts showing off her mouth-watering pralines prepared in KDU’s industry- standard kitchens. 
KDU3: Industry-standard recording equipment at KDU College prepares students for the real world. 
George Town – Do you want to be prepared for the real world working environment? Then visit KDU College Penang (KDU College)’s exhibition booth at the up-coming Star Education Fair 2015 and learn about how it offers students a real-world learning environment that best prepares them to take advantage of real-world opportunities. Students who register during the fair also enjoy RM1, 000 cash back upon successful enrolment for the March intake.

Plus you could be eligible for one of a myriad of scholarships worth RM2-million being awarded by KDU College’s different faculties and schools.

The first of these is being awarded by KDU’s Centre of Design Excellence (CODE), under the School of Arts and Social Sciences. The centre will be giving out scholarships of up to RM5, 000 to students enrolling for CODE programmes in the March intake.

KDU’s Hope Bursary, being awarded for the first time this year, will provide useful financial aid to students who find difficulty in financing their studies in KDU’s diploma and degree programmes. Students who meet the necessary requirements can enjoy 50% to 100% tuition fee subsidy for the programme they enrol in.

Other scholarships offered at the education fair include the High Achiever’s Scholarship, Sports Scholarship, Bursary Award, Suria Bursary Grant, Sibling Discounts and Teacher’s Child Financial Aid. Foreign students with excellent grades can take advantage of the International Bursary Award.

In keeping with KDU College’s parent company Paramount Education’s ethos of providing good quality, high value education and to support the spirit of nation building; these scholarships and bursaries allow high potential students to study at in a real-world environment, and gain invaluable exposure through KDU College’s strong industry linkages, to be industry-ready for the working world upon graduation.

KDU College is well-known for its high-quality education and superior employability of its graduates. It has twice been conferred an all-round 5-star college status by the Ministry of Education’s MyQUEST Audit 2010/2011 and 2012/2013.

KDU College partners with top-ranked universities – including Keele University and Northumbria University in the UK, as well as IMI University in Switzerland – to offer a wide range of internationally recognised, industry-driven programmes in state-of-the-art facilities within its purpose-built campus on Jalan Anson. At KDU College, students learn from industry experts and gain unique learning experiences through practical simulations, outcome-based learning, experiential learning initiatives and much more.

To find out more, visit KDU’s booth during The Star Education Fair 2015 on Saturday and Sunday 21st and 22nd March at the SPICE arena, Penang from 11am to 7pm.

Visit us at KDU Penang campus or call us at 04-2386368 for more details. Various scholarships and financial grants are also available for application.

About KDU College Penang

KDU College Penang is a member of Paramount Education, 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. Paramount Education celebrated its 30th Anniversary in 2013, and is proud to have had 80,000 students since its inception, some of whom include corporate leaders, entrepreneurs and celebrities around the globe.

Paramount Education 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 also include property development.

Issued by: KDU College Penang
For further information, please contact: Joe Chuah
Education Advisor
KDU College Penang
Telephone: 04-238 6213
Mobile: 017-3786408
Email: joe.chuah@kdupg.edu.my