Approved by the Malaysian government, Raffles University Iskandar (RUI) is a multi-faculty, comprehensive, self-accrediting university in Malaysia. Currently operating from our temporary premises in Johor Bahru, RUI will develop a new state-of-the-art campus, on a 65-acre plot of land in Iskandar Malaysia’s EduCity Zone by 2013.
RUI's parent company is Raffles Education Corporation (REC), the largest private education group in Asia Pacific. RUI provides high-quality undergraduate and postgraduate programs including: design & arts, business, education, and social science specialisations. Design students from Malaysia and around the world can study our Master of Design degree program as well as a range of bachelor's degrees, including fashion design, interior design and graphic design.
RUI’s vision is to be a leading private higher education provider in the Asia Pacific region in our discipline areas. This will be achieved through the excellence of curricula and the incubation of a creative, supportive, learning and research community. We aim to provide academic leadership and quality assurance to the REC group through quality research and quality learning and teaching.
- Master of Design
- Bachelor of Fashion Design (Hons)
- Bachelor of Fashion Business (Hons)
- Bachelor of Product Design (Hons)
- Bachelor of Interior Design (Hons)
- Bachelor of Graphic Design (Hons)
- Bachelor of Multimedia Design (Hons)
- Bachelor of Jewellery Design (Hons)
- Foundation in Liberal Arts
Intakes are in January, April, June and August.
2. Limkokwing University - World's First Creativity University
Courses / Programs
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology, located in Cyberjaya (approximately 50km south of Kuala Lumpur), Malaysia is a private creative university that provides foundation, diploma, degree & postgraduate courses in a range of fields including art & design, architecture, communications, business, multimedia, sound & music and information technology.
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology is part of a global network of campuses with 12 campuses in 8 countries including Malaysia, the United Kingdom, Indonesia (Jakarta & Bali), Cambodia, China, Botswana, Lesotho, and Swaziland. Today, students from 150 countries currently pursue their higher education in the University’s campuses worldwide. In its flagship campus in Kuala Lumpur, 65% of the entire student’s body are international students.
The highly-charged atmosphere of Limkokwing, complete with revolutionary business units and state-of-the-art equipments, is not lost on visitors. Cyberjaya’s most creative address is fully equipped with professional facilities in line with its industry-within-university practice.
- Graphic Design
- Visual Communication
- Product Design
- Fashion Design
- Industrial Design
- Creative Multimedia
- Games Art
- Games Design
- Creative Multimedia
- 2D/3D Animation
- Web Design
- Interactive Multimedia Design
- Digital Communication Design
- Digital Imaging & Illustration
- Architecture Design
- Interior Design
- Interior Architecture
- Urban Planning & Design
- Landscape Design
- Surface Design
- Textiles Design
3. ALFA International College, Subang Jaya
Courses / Programs
Since its establishment in 1998, ALFA College has been recognized as one of the foremost design colleges in Malaysia. ALFA students and graduates have consistently won top honors in nationwide competitions for their outstanding design work. While staying true to its origins as design academy, ALFA College expanded its diploma offering to include Early Childhood Education and Accounting. We are conveniently located in Subang Jaya -- 45 km (30 miles) south-west of Kuala Lumpur.
Course work is designed to teach industry best practices which provide graduate with a considerable advantage as they enter the job market. Local employers are discovering ALFA graduates to be standout professionals who are capable of performing jobs normally assigned to more senior team members.
ALFA College provides an exceptionally close-knit learning environment for its students. With a low student-to-lecturer ratio, students work very closely with lecturers while enjoying personalized attention and coaching.
The quality of its lecturers is a big reason why families choose ALFA College. ALFA lecturers are experienced, industry professionals concerned with the welfare of the individuals under their tutelage.
ALFA College recently launched its School of Education offering high quality diploma courses including:
- Diploma in Architecture
- Diploma in Interior Architecture
- Diploma in Graphic Design
- Diploma in Multimedia Design
- Diploma in Early Childhood Education
- Diploma in Accounting
The ALFA Experience offers an enriching pathway for young people en route to a creative and purposeful professional life. The training and experiences gained here will serve the successful graduate well throughout life.
4. Raffles International College
Courses / Programs
Raffles International College (formerly known as Raffles Design Institute) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia is part of the Raffles Education Corporation network of 28 across Asia Pacific. We offer advanced diploma courses and bachelor degree programs in interior design, fashion design, jewellery design, graphic design among others.
The first college started in Singapore in 1990 and to date, we have nurtured 300 award winners in various fields. Famous Malaysian names include, Jonathan Chen, Melinda Ooi, Venie Tees and many others.
Our unique emphasis on both academic theory and practical experience, coupled with state-of-the-art technology applications and opportunities to work with industry professionals, ensures that all our graduates are equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills that are demanded by employers worldwide. In addition, they also obtain a sound foundation for future advanced study.
We pride ourselves on nurturing many award-winning students who have shone in international competitions. We will continue to strive for excellence in delivering high-quality education and providing enriching learning experiences for our students. To us, this is Raffles and foremost.