First City University College
First City University College

First City University College

万达大学学院

Last Updated: 2019-09-24 17:17:21
Type of Institution
Comprehensive university
Areas of Program
Finance & Economics, Business Management, Computer & Information Technology, Engineering Science & Technology, Art & Design, Food, Beverage, Leisure & Tourism, Literature, History & Languages, Communication
Year of Establishment
1990
Founded Body/ Founder
FIRST CITY CORPORATION SDN. BHD.
Leadership
Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Teo Chiang Liang
Campus
First City University College
Student Number (local)
1800
Student Number (international)
360
Number of Teaching Staff
120

Introduction

First City University College (formerly known as KBU International College) is a private institution of higher learning situated in Bandar Utama, known for offering industry relevant programmes with a prolific track record of producing highly-employable graduates, entrepreneurs and award-winners through its quality teaching and learning capabilities. It is achieved throughout the years by having on-board dedicated teaching staff with strong industry experience, collaborating with reputable overseas universities and well-established companies, and offering specially-designed courses at competitive fees. Our graduates have successfully gained employment in diverse fields all within a short period of time and in many instances, immediately upon their graduation.


Our permanent campus is designed to ensure a conducive learning and teaching environment, supported by state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. Emphasizing that education is not just about studying we have included both outdoor and indoor recreational facilities at the campus such as a football field, futsal, badminton, and basketball courts, table tennis tables, and even a dance studio. We also provide air-conditioned student accommodation with en-suite bathrooms which can accommodate more than 800 students within and across the road from the campus. First City UC’s students will have a holistic and wholesome experience of campus life in preparing for their future career.


For almost 30 years, First City UC has been leading the way in providing affordable, quality and industry relevant education for Malaysian and International students. First City UC offers a wide range of courses that meet the stringent requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) on quality and delivery of programmes. First City UC also collaborates with reputable foreign universities. Such collaboration is important for bench marking First City UC’s standards and quality at an international level.

In order to provide higher rate of education opportunities to students, First City UC provides a host of scholarships and financial aids, for instance First City UC Founder's Scholarship & Office Bearer Scholarship, First City UC Bursary Award, First City UC Merit Scholarship, First Ccity UC UEC Scholarship, and First City UC Sport Scholarship.

Furthermore, First City UC provide various platforms for students to develop their skills, for instance "FCUC Innovation Day", organise by Faculty of Engineering and Computer, "Sequence", organise by Faculty of Design and Built Environment, "Hospitality Day" organise by Faculty of Business, Hospitality and Communication. All the events and showcases objective is to expose students to the industry standard and provide them with a real life experience.


First City University College has a proven track record of producing highly employable graduates, with many securing jobs even before graduation.
This stellar achievement should be credited to First City UC’s excellent and industry-relevant curricula as well as its team of dedicated lecturers equipped with years of teaching and industrial experience.

Achievement

Culinary Competition, Career Event in Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Kuala Lumpur - 2nd Runner Up
APU Junior & Senior Taekwondo Poomsae Invitation 2018 - Won 3 medals
24th Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) Furniture Design Competition (FDC) 2018 - Champio
Nottingham Ultimate Taekwondo Showdown (NUTS) 2018 - Bronze Sparring
Asia Pacific Interior Designer Award (APIDA) - Silver
Pulau Ketam International Art Festival - Grand Prize, Merit Prize and Judge Award
eGenting Bug Hunt 2016 - First Prize Award and Merit Award
Asia Pacific University Robotic Competition 2017 (APRoC 2017) - 1st runner up
Martial Arts Taekwondo Championship 2017 Tournament - Gold medal, Silver medal and Bronze medal