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n Nursing Schools and Colleges in Malaysia (Kolej Kejururawatan Dan Kesihatan)

MAHSA College Sabah Campus

MAHSA College (MEDICAL AND ALLIED HEALTH SCIENCES COLLEGE) was established in 2004 with a noble objective of providing programmes in the field of Medical, Dental and allied health sciences to train health care professional needed for the health services in the public and private sector.

Pantai Institute of Health Science and Nursing

Established in 1993 to train nurses for 7 hospitals of the Pantai Group, the Institute has  a long-standing reputation in providing nursing education and training of a new generation of nurses and health professionals for Malaysia.

Kolej Kejururawatan Pusrawi

Nilam College of Nursing

Nilam College offers over 600 places of students' residence in a pleasant, secure, community atmosphere. Each spacious apartment unit is ideal for the student who wants to live in a friendly and supportive environment that encourages academic success

Subang Jaya Medical Centre School of Nursing

Subang Jaya Medical Centre is a subsidiary of the Sime Darby Group

Kolej Kejururawatan Hospital Tengku Ampuan Afzan

Malaysian Ministry of Health (kolej jururawat di malaysia)

This Government's basic Nursing Diploma course provides comprehensive preparation and sound foundation in health science, behavioral science, and nursing science  in 18 Training Institutions throughout  Malaysia

IMU International Medical University

A first choice private university for students pursuing medicine, pharmacy, nursing and postgraduate programmes in medical sciences and community health

Adventist College of Nursing

Hospital Fatimah Nursing School

Tun Tan Cheng Lock College of Nursing

UCSI School of Nursing

7 Paths to a Bachelor Degree in Malaysia

Distance Learning
External Degree Programmes
Degrees from Malaysia Private Universities

American and Australian Degree in Malaysia

  1. Kolej Yayasan UEM (formerly Kolej Matrikulasi Yayasan Saad)
  2. Southern College
  3. Kolej Laila Taib (Owned by Sarawak Government)

Saito College

Saito College is a small design school located in PJ (near the State Theater).

  Kolej Agama Sultan Zainal Abidin

Formally Kolej Agama Sultan Zainal Abidin
(English: Sultan Zainal Abidin Islamic College) or KUSZA on January 27, 1980 under the administration of the Terengganu Religious Affairs Department.

Now Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (English: Sultan Zainal Abidin University, Malaysia)

KUSZA was made a statutory body with the passing of the Enactment 31/1981 by the Dewan Undangan Negeri of Terengganu.

A permanent campus was built on a 350-acre (1.4 km2) site in Gong Badak, Kuala Terengganu and KUSZA began operating in the campus from January 1983.

The first program to be offered was a Diploma in Islamic Studies (Syariah) and has expanded to 23 different Diploma programs and 3 Advanced Diploma programs.

On January 1, 2007, KUSZA was upgraded into a full university and the number of programs and disciplines were extended.

TAJ International College - TIC

TPM College (TPM Academy)

TPM College (formerly known as TPM Academy) is a subsidiary of Technology Park Malaysia, a corporation set up to propel Malaysia into the Information Age. Technology Park Malaysia is one of the world's most advanced and comprehensive centres for research and development in knowledge-based industries.

TPM College (formerly known as TPM Academy) is a subsidiary of Technology Park Malaysia, a corporation set up to propel Malaysia into the Information Age. Technology Park Malaysia is one of the world’s most advanced and comprehensive centres for research and development in knowledge-based industries.

  Systematic College Johor Bahru

Systematic College

32nd Floor, Menara Landmark, Jln Ngee Heng
80000 Johor Bahru, Johor

Phone: 07-223 1872

  Kolej SAL Kuala Lumpur

SAL Group of Colleges (SAL) was founded in 1982

  SIT International College, Malaysia

SIT International College is one of the largest and most advanced private college in Malaysia

Sultan Alam Shah Islamic College
Twintech Sarawak College

Twintech College Sarawak is a pioneer private tertiary education in East Malaysia. Twintech College Sarawak which is just 20-minutes drive from the city centre is located in the serene and outskirts of Semariang, Kuching.

Kolej Tunku Kurshiah

Tunku Kurshiah College or Malay Girls College was established in 1947, sited at 2 1/2m Jalan Damansara, Kuala Lumpur. It was officially opened by Lady Gent, the wife of Sir Edward Gent, the Governor of Malayan Union.

Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar

A British style boarding school.

Kolej Tuanku Ja'afar has established itself over 20 years as a British-style, co-educational boarding school. With over 600 students from 11 to 19, KTJ offers a top-quality education with extensive facilities. Students at KTJ achieve high quality exam grades, while being able to undertake a wide range of sporting and extra-curricular activities.

Multimedia College (MMC)

previously known as Telekom Training College

Tunku Abdul Rahman College
Taylor's College

Taylor's College has been a centre of excellence in Pre-University (Pre-U) Studies, renowned for its academic excellence and unbeatable track record in placing students into top universities around the world.

Kolej Travex  - offers Courses in Tourism
1ST Floor, Plaza First Nationwide, 161 Jalan Tun HS Lee, 50000 Kuala Lumpur
Email: Website:
Tel: 03 20722673 (Hotline) Mr Wong/Ms Kavitha/Ms Chai
Ms Ong(019-3274339)/Ms Laura (017-6986279)
Registration Hr: Mon-Fri 9am-8pm, Sat 9am-4pm, Sun 10am-3pm
Kolej WIT

Wholly Owned By Kolej WIT Sdn Bhd (233505-P)
Main Campus : Jalan Banting, Off Jalan Pandamaran, 42000 Port Klang, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
Tel : (603)-3168 8859 Fax : (603)-3167 5046 E-Mail : /
Ipoh Campus : No 51, Jalan Tun Abdul Razak, 30100 Ipoh, Malaysia
Tel : (605)-(527 4069) Fax : (605)-(527 7664) E-Mail : /

 International College of Yayasan Melaka.

Kolej Yayasan Melaka

Kolej Yayasan Saad


Kolej Di Malaysia :

  1. Kolej Risda

  2. Victoria International College Malaysia

  3. KOLEJ YAYASAN SABAH, Kota Kinabalu

  4. EASTERN COLLEGE - KOLEJ  EASTERN : Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, Malaysia

  5. INTI College Sabah

  1. Kolej Chermai Jaya
  2. Canadian Education Centre Malaysia
  3. Disted-Stamford College
  4. Kolej Datu Patinggi Abang Haji Abdillah
  5. Excelpolitan International College
  6. Erican Education
  7. ELS Language Centre


  1. Kolej Antarabangsa Genting
  2. Institut Gemilang
  3. German Malaysian Institute
  4. Go Academy
  5. HELP Institute


  1. International Islamic University Malaysia
  2. International Islamic College
  3. INTI International College Penang
  4. INTI College Sarawak
  5. INTI College Subang Jaya
  6. Kolej Ibukota Kinabalu
  7. Institut Perkim-Goon College
  8. Academy IMA Mental Arithmetic
  9. Malaysia Institute of Integrative Media
  10. In-House Multimedia Training Center
  11. Intec College
  12. Inpens International College
  13. International House Malaysia
  14. Institut Jati
  15. Institut J & L
  16. Institut Kemajuan Ikhtisas Pahang College
  17. Kolej Universiti Kejuruteraan Utara Malaysia
  18. Kinabalu College
  19. KDU College Penang
  20. Kolej Komuniti Kepala Batas
  21. Kolej Komuniti Kuching
  22. Kemayan Advance Tertiary College
  23. Institut KTC
  24. Kojadi Institute
  25. Kolej Kasturi
  26. KBU International College
  27. KDU College Petaling Jaya
  28. Multimedia College
  1. Kolej Legenda
  2. Akademi Laut Malaysia
  3. Linton College
  4. Institut Latihan Kehakimam dan Perundangan
  5. Kolej Matrikulasi Labuan
  6. Kolej Matrikulasi Negeri Sembilan
  7. Kolej MARA Kulim


  1. Institut Mutiara Mopar
  2. Institut Megatech
  3. Mantissa Institute


  1. Metro Centre for Higher Learning
  2. Majlis Latihan Vokasional Kebangsaan
  3. Metropolitan College
  4. Nuplus Institute of Technology
  5. NIIT Malaysia
  6. New Era College
  7. Olympia College Malaysia
  8. Kolej Islam Pahang Sultan Ahmad Shah
  9. PIE College
  1. Kolej Profesional MARA Melaka
  2. Maktab Perguruan Sultan Abdul Halim


  1. Professional Advancement Achievement Centre
  2. Pacific College
  3. Institute of Public Relations Malaysia


  1. PRIME College


  1. Royal Military College
  2. Ranger College
  3. Regency Innovations
  4. Reliance College
  5. RIMA College
  6. Universiti Sains Malaysia



Polytechnics and community colleges are public-funded higher educational institutions that offer technical and vocational courses of study to upper-secondary school leavers, leading to the award of diploma and certificate qualifications.

Since 1 January 2005, these two groups of institutions have been managed by the Department of Polytechnic and Community College Education, Ministry of Higher Education.

The polytechnics and the community colleges offer offer technical and vocational courses to the school leavers with Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) qualifications.

Qualification Holders
who want technical and vocational training




Polytechnic education was introduced in Malaysia through the Colombo Plan in 1969 to produce quality manpower at the semi-professional level lo fulfill the needs of the public and private sectors in Malaysia.

The Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education is constantly upgrading the country's polytechnic system to meet the growing demand for skilled human capital.

 These polytechnics will provide more skilled semi-professionals in engineering, commerce and hospitality fields at Diploma and Certificate levels to meet the demand of the public and private sectors.

There are two intakes per year for SPM / SPM(V) students.

At each intake, polytechnics offer about 21,400 places to these groups of qualification holders. Polytechnics offer 24 Certificate courses, 45 Diploma courses in various disciplines and 12 bridging courses. It also offers courses for special needs (five special skills programes).


24 polytechnics with 83,000 full-time students.

By year 2010, it is projected to hove 27 polytechnics.

The teaching and learning process is conducted through lectures, tutorials and hands-on work including individual and group projects. Assessment is through course work and written examinations that are held at the end of each semester.

Besides these, each student is required to undergo industrial training for one semester. Industrial training helps expose students to the real working environment and provide opportunities for students to relate theoretical knowledge to practical understanding.

The training normally encompasses one semester, usually in Semester 3 at the Certificate Level and Semester 4 at the Diploma Level.
Quality education and training is ensured through commitment and total involvement of highly-qualified and well-trained teams of lecturers.




2 years

Semester Level
1 One
2 Two
3 Training
4 Three


3 years

Semester Level
1 One
2 Two
3 Three
4 Training
5 Four
6 Five


Programmes Offered.
The polytechnics offer full-time Certificate and Diploma courses in the fields of

1) engineering;
2) commerce,
3) tourism and hospitality;
4) visual communication,
5) information technology,
6) graphics,
7) industrial design and clothing
8) bridging courses for community college certificate holders.

Under the Department of Engineering, there are 'Special Skills Certificate' courses like
1) Civil Construction,
2) Hotel and Catering,
3) Fashion Design and Clothing,
4) Graphic Design, and
5) Mechanical Maintenance
which are for those who have completed Form 5 at Special Education School.

These courses are currently conducted in Bahasa Malaysia and English and have all been approved by the Public Services Department (PSD).


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Kolej dan Institut di malaysia

| List of Private Institutions of Higher Learning (IPTS) | List of Private Higher Educational Institutions (PHEIs)  | INDEX of education institution in Malaysia |

Malaysian Association of Private Colleges and Universities (MAPCU)

National Association of Private Educational Institutions (NAPEI)

Persatuan Kebangsaan Institusi Pengajian Tinggi Swasta Bumiputera Malaysia (PKIBM)

Malaysian private colleges pioneered in the provision of trans-national Bachelor's degree programmes only in the 1980s. These colleges  collaborate with reputable universities from countries like UK, USA, Australia, New Zealand, etc.

These unique collaborative Bachelor's degree programmes include :

1) 'advance standing' arrangement,

2) American degree credit transfer programme,

3) '2+1' twinning degree and

4) 3+0 franchised degree programme.

In 1998, the setting up of Monash University's branch campus in Malaysia, offering exactly the same degrees as the main campus located in Australia. Thereafter, 3 foreign university branch campuses such as The University of Nottingham were set up to offer degree programmes in Malaysia.

The presence of foreign university branch campuses in Malaysia since 1998 is another effort by Malaysia Government to be a pioneer in higher education in this region. Together with local private universities, many diverse range of Bachelor's degree programmes have created by private higher educational institutions (PHEIs) for students to choose from.

The flexibility of studying a Bachelor's degree is that students now have a wide choice of universities or colleges at a budget best suited to them as well as the mode of programme, such as 3+0, twinning degree, degree qualification awarded by a foreign university branch campus or a home-grown career relevant degree programme.

Private institutions provide 2 categories of higher education in Malaysia :

Malaysian Private Higher Educational Institutions
Private universities
Private colleges that offer twinning degree programmes
Foreign University Branch Campuses located in Malaysia

Private institutions of higher learning (IPTS) in Sabah offering certificate, pre-diploma, diploma and 2+1 degree courses

In Sabah a decline in enrolment in these IPTS because of  competition from Peninsula-based colleges and polytechnics, and overseas education institutions offering tertiary education.

Recent years there is  mushrooming of private colleges in Kota Kinabalu.

Students have a wider choice of universities and colleges locally and in the Peninsula.

Most parents prefer to send their children to Kuala Lumpur because of the mindset that Kuala Limpur is better in terms of educational facilities, academic staff and methodology.

TAR college of Sabah continues to attract students because of its competitive tuition fee, being subsidised by the Government by 50 per cent. Moreover, TAR College also offers loans at 0 per cent interest.

Cosmopoint's courses are more industry-based in the sense that coursework on a practical basis, which includes assessment test, takes up 60 per cent. The remaining 40 per cent is examination-based.

Stamford College is another larger private college in Kota Kinabalu.

Local Sabah students have preference for government-run public institutions of higher learning (IPTA), given the relatively cheaper fees and availability of scholarships and loans.

Scholarships are limited in private colleges.

But graduates from private colleges are more likely to get jobs because private courses are tailored to meet the State's manpower needs and conducted in English as the international language, so they are more prepared for the challenges of the labour market.

Advanced Management and Technology Centre (PTPL) academic programme is recognised by the Government. PTPL's students include Mara loanees and State scholarship holders. Student graduate with a diploma here can enter public universities such as Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS).

Student usually  first submit their applications to join public institutions of higher learning (IPTA) to a governing body called UPU for approval. Then wait for the result whether they are accepted or not. Only then will those who are rejected, decide to join private colleges.

Many students are dependent on scholarships or loans for tertiary education because their parents cannot afford to pay for tuition fees.

AMC School of Business

More and more government schools are offering STPM (Higher School Certificate) classes, which is equivalent to pre-university level. Secondly, students are taking advantage of government-sponsored courses in polytechnics, the Sabah Skills & Technology Centre (SSTC), and the Industrial Training Centre.

The emergence of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) in Kota Kinabalu has invariably drawn a large pool of students upon completion of upper secondary education.

Another contributory factor could be distance-learning programmes such as those offered by Open University Malaysia.

Kinabalu Commercial College is one of the longest established private college in Sabah.

Competition is very stiff from new colleges and foreign universities which have established branches in Malaysia to gain a share of the market.

The focus is on information technology (IT) and business administration courses. These courses are very popular with young people.

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Professional Regulatory Body
Professional & Semi Professional. Examination Bodies

Tawau Teacher's Training College

Colleges   in   Malaysia
(Kolej Di Malaysia)


Entry requirement :  
Degree or Relevant Work Experience MASTERS
Advanced/2nd Year Diploma or Relevant Work Experience DEGREE
Diploma or Relevant Work Experience ADVANCED DIPLOMA
School Leavers Certificate or Equivalent DIPLOMA
School Leavers Certificate or Equivalent FOUNDATION

AlmaCrest International College (ACIC) is a Private Higher Education Institution that provides tertiary education in the fields of Tourism and Business and registered under the Ministry of Higher Education since 16 March 2005.

    Nilai International University College

Complete a reputable British (Oxford Brookes University) or Australian (La Trobe University) degree entirely in Malaysia or pursue our internationally recognised diplomas and transfer your credits to any of our highly ranked partner universities in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Switzerland, United Kingdom and United States of America.


Tunku Abdul Rahman College (TARC)
Established on 24 February 1969 under the leadership of the Malaysian Chinese Association (MCA). The College was named after the late YTM Tunku Abdul Rahman Putra Al-Haj, the first Prime Minister of Malaysia and the Father of Malaysian Independence.
Tunku Abdul Rahman (TAR) College, Sabah Branch Campus

 SENTRAL Technology College Penang

Set up with  primary goal to make a contribution to the development of education in Malaysia by creating wider options for our students as they pursue their higher education.Sentral Technology college opened its doors to students on 1st January, 2002, marking a new educational beacon in the heart of George Town, Penang.

Education Tourism

A large number of foreigners have chosen to study in Malaysia due to its internationally recognized programmes, affiliations with foreign universities, highly qualified academic staff, affordable course fees and cost of living as well as the friendly and conducive environment. Apart from gaining academic qualifications, students will also be exposed to the country's fascinating cultural and natural heritage.

Stamford College

Stamford College is one of the largest and most respected private education groups in Asia. It has evolved from a small institute into a multi-disciplinary college in the model of a modern university with six campuses in six Malaysian cities.


Official web site of : Stamford College



Off Jalan Tun Sambanthan 4 Brickfields 50470 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia

Tel: +6(03) 2274-1851 Fax: +6(03) 2273-6102

A-Level (EdExcel)

Australian Matriculation (AUSMAT)

Early Childhood Studies

English Studies



Olympia College provide private higher education in Malaysia and is a member of the renowned Raffles Education Group.

Established in 1995 based on the philosophy of providing a wide range of quality educational opportunities at affordable costs. Supported by a team of highly qualified lecturers who foster conducive and an open learning environment, Olympia has since grown into a network of 6 campuses throughout Malaysia namely Kuala Lumpur (Headquarters), Petaling Jaya, Penang, Johor Bahru, Kuantan and Ipoh.


International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak

ICATS - International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak. Located at Tabuan Jaya Kuching. It was formely known as PPKS (Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak).


PTPL College

Address: Lot 22-27 Ruang Grace Square Jalan Pantai Sembulan, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, 88100, Malaysia
Tel: 608-8221977
Fax: 608-8241416

  Institut Sinaran

Institut Sinaran started in 1987 as Sabah Tshung Tsin  Pre-University Centre to provide affordable internationally recognized Pre-U qualification locally.

  Tafe College Seremban