Sunway University provides higher education to meet the needs of the workforce to bring progress to the nation. The University is one of Malaysia's leading and recognised institution of higher learning backed by outstanding academic achievements. The Institution occupies 22 acres of prime land in the township of Sunway, Petaling Jaya and is fully equipped with academic, residential and sports facilities. The campus is among the largest and most modern of any private institutions in Malaysia. Sunway University offers diploma, , undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in a wide range of subject areas - business, computer technology, creative arts and communication, psychology, hospitality management, culinary arts and tourism. The academic staff members at Sunway University are up to date in their chosen areas of discipline and are actively involved in ongoing research based on their areas of expertise.
Sunway University offers its own degrees in partnership with Lancaster University, a Top 10 UK university. Other international partner institutions working in close collaboration with Sunway University include, Victoria University (Australia) and Le Cordon Bleu International (France).
Sunway University has over 12,000 students, where 30% of the total student population are international students from over 100 countries. Excellent on-campus accommodation is available to students. Students benefit from state-of-the-art university campus facilities in a safe and conducive study environment. The University is located in a the Sunway Resort City , which is a 30-minute leisure drive from Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia, and is a 40-minute drive from the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA).
Five Star Rating
In 2013 Sunway University was awarded a rating of “Excellent” in the national SETARA rating system that measures the quality of teaching and learning at the undergraduate level in universities and university colleges in Malaysia. This rating has placed Sunway University in the leading group of Malaysian public and private universities, on par with the foreign branch campuses and the best public and private universities in the country. The University is part of Sunway Group, which has earned many awards for its exemplary Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives, including the Prime Minister’s Corporate Social Responsibility Award in 2010.
- Over 40,000 students have successfully completed their studies at Sunway.
- Won Export Excellence Award (Services) three times by the Ministry of International Trade & Industry - year 2001, 2005 and 2009.
- MS ISO 9001:2000 Quality Management System for Tun Hussein Onn Library by SIRIM Malaysia
- Highest Enrolment of Foreign Students Award by the Private Education Department in 2003.
Lancaster University was established in the UK by Royal Charter in 1964, and enjoys a world-class reputation for its excellence in teaching, scholarship and research. Lancaster is ranked top 10 in the major UK league tables.
Le Cordon Bleu
Le Cordon Bleu is one of the most highly respected organisations in the world devoted to the culinary arts and hospitality. Founded in Paris, it has a prestigious history and is renowned as arguably the most distinguished culinary arts school in the world. It is an organisation which stands for expertise, innovation, tradition and refinement in the culinary arts and for world-class excellence in hospitality education.
Since 1987, Sunway College has been offering Australian University twinning and MBAs; professional accounting programme (CAT, ACCA, CFAB, ICAEW); and the widest choice of internationally recognised Pre-University foundation programmes to suit individual learning styles.