IACT College
IACT College

IACT College

IACT学院

Last Updated: 2020-09-09 15:26:06
Type of Institution
Professional college
Areas of Program
Communication, Art & Design
Year of Establishment
1970
Founded Body/ Founder
Malaysian Advertisers Association (MAA); Association of Accredited Advertising Agents Malaysia (4As)
Leadership
Mr. Lawrence Chan (COO)
Campus
IACT College (Petaling Jaya)(Main Campus)
Student Number (local)
800
Student Number (international)
7
Number of Teaching Staff
40

Introduction

A CREATIVE COMMUNICATION SPECIALIST LIKE NO OTHER

There is no better way to excel in the creative industry than to be taught by the only creative communication specialist college in Malaysia. IACT College, also known as International Advertising, Communication and Technology College was founded in the 1970s by the Malaysian Advertisers Association (MAA) and the Association of Accredited Advertising Agents of Malaysia (4As), Malaysia’s largest advertising associations.

IACT College is a specialist college known and trusted by the industry to continuously provide an industry-relevant learning environment that mirrors current industry standards and practices. Coupled with a wholistic teaching method and curriculum, students not only excel in their studies but also develop useful life skills.

Taught and Trained by Industry Experts
IACT College ensures that our students have many opportunities to engage with industry leaders and are equipped with training that is relevant with industry best practices. Our team of lecturers comprises of industry experts and highly trained professionals in their respective fields.

Job-Ready Education
IACT College takes a very unique approach to the classroom. In order to make learning useful, it must be made practical. At IACT, this is done through project-based learning, where students immediately apply the theories they learn in projects with multinational and public-listed companies. This immediate application allows students to understand what it takes to succeed once they graduate.

Award Winning Creativity
Here at IACT College, we don’t teach creativity. We inspire creativity. Individuality is a trait we value and we will strive towards providing the perfect platform for you to showcase your talent. Our students have a track record of over 60 top industry awards in the past 5 years.

Achievement

Over 60 industry awards won in the last 5 years
Kancil 2018 - Best use of Cultural Insights (Gold)
Kancil 2018 - Young Kancil Awards (Gold)
2017 Scoolers Award - Best Art Direction (Gold)
2016 NCSM TV Commercial Competition (1st Prize)
2015 United Nation Creative Expressions Competition (1st Place)
2015 “Dragon Blade” Movie Poster Design Competition (Grand Prize)
2014 Shell FuelSave College Competition – 1st Place
2014 Shell FuelSave College Competition – Winner for most #SHELLPLEDGE
2014 8TV “Ultimate Song” short film award – 1st Place

Facility

Library/Resource Centre
Classroom
Lecture Theatre
Computer for Student
Internet
Cafeteria
Shop
Sports Facility
Recreation Facility
Student Hostel
Student Car Park
Wheelchair accessible
Other Professional Facility

Services

Security
Co-curricular Activities
Psychology Counseling & Guidance
Career Counseling & Guidance
Internship Placement Service
Further Study Placement Service
Job Placement Service

Specialty

Founded by the Malaysian Advertisers Association (MAA) and 4As
IACT College is the nation's premier creative communication college
96% of graduates secure a job in the creative communication industry within 6 months of graduation
95% of our lecturers are seasoned industry practitioners
The only college in Malaysia to receive accreditation from International Advertising Association, NY
70 industry collaborations in a year through Project-Based Learning

Programmes

艺术与设计类 Art & Design

BA (Hons) Advertising Design (3+0 in collaboration with University of Sunderland, UK)

Diploma in Graphic Design

传播类 Communication

BA (Hons) Media, Culture and Communication (3+0 in collaboration with University of Sunderland, UK)

Certificate in Communication Studies

Diploma in Broadcasting and Film

Diploma in Marketing and Advertising

Diploma in Mass Communication

Others

Foundation in Media Studies

Contact

IACT College (Petaling Jaya)

Address
VSQ @ PJ City Centre, Unit 13A-01, Block 2, Jalan Utara, Section 14, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Telephone