Taylor’s University & Taylor's College
Taylor’s University & Taylor's College

Taylor’s University & Taylor's College


Last Updated: 2019-11-19 16:29:52
Type of Institution
Comprehensive university
Areas of Program
Architecture, Construction & Town Planning, Finance & Economics, Business Management, Education, Engineering Science & Technology, Computer & Information Technology, Humanities, Law & Social Sciences, Medical & Health, Communication, Art & Design, Life Sciences, Food, Beverage, Leisure & Tourism
Year of Establishment
Founded Body/ Founder
Taylor's University Sdn. Bhd. & Taylor's College Sdn. Bhd.
Prof. Michael Driscoll
Taylor's College(Main Campus), Taylor’s University
Student Number (local)
Student Number (international)
Number of Teaching Staff


Since its inception in 1969, Taylor’s has continuously provided excellent services for its students in terms of diverse study options, relevant curriculum and teaching methods, ongoing partnerships with leading universities worldwide, strong industry linkages, up-to-date facilities and well-equipped campuses. Taylor’s University offers a myriad of courses in tertiary education, from foundation and diploma, to degree, post-graduate and professional programmes. Students can choose to enroll in courses encompassing fields such as Medicine, Pharmacy, Biosciences, Architecture, Computer Science, Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Law, Business, Communications, Design, Hospitality, and Tourism & Culinary Arts.

The quality of the undergraduate teaching and learning at Taylor’s was acknowledged when it garnered a ‘Tier 5: Excellent’ rating in the Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education (SETARA) by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia in all four audit exercises. Taylor’s University is ranked at no. 150 in Asia in the QS Asia University Rankings 2018, and listed in the top 1 percent of universities in Asia. Taylor’s University was also awarded 5-Star rating in five (5) categories of the QS Stars Rating. Taylor’s University was also recognised as the number 21 university in the world for Hospitality & Leisure Management by QS World University Rankings by Subject 2018. These achievements are important milestones for Taylor’s, in line with its aim of becoming one of Asia’s leading universities.

Taylor’s has also received numerous recognitions locally and internationally from professional bodies such as the CDIO Initiative (Conceiving, Designing, Implementing, Operating), National Academy of Engineering in the USA and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) to name a few.

Taylor’s continues to play a strong role in developing Malaysia’s human resource capital, and boasts a 100,000-strong alumnus, many of whom have become leaders in their respective fields.


Top 2% of universities in the World based on QS World Ranking 2018/19
Top 1% of universities in the World for Employer Reputation based on QS World Ranking 2018/19
No. 1 private university (not link to GLC) in Malaysia for Academic Reputation
Youngest university in the WORLD to make it to TOP 100 universities under 50 years of age
1st and only Malaysian private university to enter the top 50 of the QS World University Ranking