Progress and advance at First

18 Dec 2018 / 10:43 H.

First City University College is a reputable education institution that has served the Malaysian education industry for almost three decades. It has produced award-winning and highly employable individuals who have graduated from foundation, diploma, degree and postgraduate programmes of various disciplines. The university college is also known for its “best of British education” - in its collaborations with reputable partner universities from the United Kingdom.

In line with its vision of empowering students to attain a global competitive edge, the university college has expanded its postgraduate programmes, via a postgraduate learning experience, designed to help students rise in their professional endeavours.

Working adults who aim to live up to the challenges and demands of today’s business world will find the MBA programme offered at First City University College attractive - offering the best in career and academic excellence. This programme is also designed to engage learners with broad business knowledge and various management skills, to rise in their managerial roles.

Said Kok Soon Yeh (pix) who graduated with a Distinction for the MBA in 2018: “ I found subjects like Project Management, Organisational Behaviour and Strategic Management, very useful to me. I am able to apply all the first-hand knowledge I learnt in my profession.”

Those in the design industry will find the Master of Design Management programme especially enticing as it is the first and only programme in Malaysia which combines academic study with creative and professional practice in a project-led curriculum that draws on a range of interdisciplinary perspectives from business and the arts. The programme is also crafted to enhance employability and employer-engagement, developing both transferable and industry-specific high level skills and knowledge and professional understanding of modern multi-disciplinary design and design management.

Two new master’s degree programmes under the Faculty of Engineering and Computing will be introduced in May 2019 - Master in Software Engineering and Master in Engineering Management. Students who enrol for the former will be able to develop technological problem-solving and entreprenuerial skills, identify technology trends, lead and manage software development, and materialise innovative ideas, while those of the latter can expect to gain understanding on complex business environments, incorporation of business and management skills, and mastering of technological problem-solving skills in engineering.

First City University College’s Centre for Postgraduate Studies provides an excellent environment for dedicated study. The eco-friendly urban campus in the modern township of Bandar Utama is well equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, conducive for effective learning and teaching approaches. Dedicated staff with strong industry experience are ready to guide students in achieving their dreams and becoming their best.

This December, the university college is open daily for registration. January intake is already in progress for foundation, diploma, degree and post-graduate programmes. Early bird registrants enjoy 50% off tuition fees (terms and conditions apply).

For more information on programmes, scholarships and incentives, call 03-7727 3200, visit the campus or the website -

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