Malaysia, 21st Jun 2023 – Kolej MDIS Malaysia at EduCity, Iskandar Johor, Malaysia: To stay ahead of the curve and meet the ever-changing demands of the current market, Kolej MDIS Malaysia offers a comprehensive range of industry-relevant and career-focused programmes since its establishment in 2014. As the second overseas campus of the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS), Kolej MDIS Malaysia provides a comprehensive and immersive learning experience. It is dedicated to fostering academic excellence and producing well-rounded graduates who can thrive in the global marketplace.
Kolej MDIS Malaysia offers accredited courses in various fields, including Business & Management, Accounting & Finance, Information Technology, Mass Communication, Tourism and Hospitality, at Certificate, Foundation, Diploma and Degree levels. Diploma programmes offered by the institution are all accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), and generally takes two years and five months to complete with three admissions each year in January, June and September.
The diploma programmes in Business and Management cover a wide range of specialisation, from accounting, finance, marketing to business management, all designed to equip students with practical skills and knowledge relevant to the modern business landscape. The Tourism and Hospitality diploma programmes provide students with a solid foundation in the industry’s key areas, including food and beverage management, hotel operations, and tourism planning and development.
The Media and Communication diploma programmes equip students with skills in digital media, journalism, public relations and advertising. The programme offers a balance between theoretical and practical learning, with an emphasis on hands-on experience and industry exposure. The Information Technology diploma programmes provide students with a strong foundation in computer science and technology, covering topics such as programming, software development and database management.
In addition, Kolej MDIS Malaysia has also established partnerships with reputable universities in the UK to offer globally recognised 3+0 Honours Degree programmes. Kolej MDIS Malaysia’s partnership with Bangor University and University of Sunderland allows students to earn a prestigious UK degree in Malaysia without having to travel overseas. It provides students with a world-class education equipping them with the necessary knowledge and skills, ensuring that they are well-prepared for the global workforce. The UK degree programmes at Kolej MDIS Malaysia are accredited by both Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) and UK’S Quality Assurance Accreditation (QAA).
Kolej MDIS Malaysia in collaboration with Bangor University offers Business and Management degree programmes such as Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Business Management, Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Marketing, Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Accounting and Finance and Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Banking and Finance. Bangor University is one of the UK’s oldest universities. With a long history of academic excellence, it is ranked in the top 40 in the UK for research, according to the Research Excellence Framework. Also, the university received 80% overall satisfaction for postgraduate research through the Research Excellence Framework period, according to the Higher Education Academy Postgraduate Researcher Experience Survey.
The University of Sunderland, another university partner of Kolej MDIS Malaysia offers the Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Media, Culture and Communication and Bachelor of Science (Honours) in International Tourism and Hospitality Management.
The University of Sunderland is internationally renowned for providing high-quality education and research across all degree programmes. It has a proven track record of providing quality experiences, having been ranked as a top 50 university in the Guardian University Guide 2023. In the QS World University Rankings 2023, the University of Sunderland received five stars for its outstanding facilities, inclusiveness, internationalism, employability, and teaching.
Kolej MDIS Malaysia’s partnership with Bangor University and the University of Sunderland, enables students to study international degree programmes of their preferred choice locally, whilst preparing them for the global workforce
Located in EduCity Iskandar, Johor, the institution is fully equipped to support the academic and extracurricular activities of its students. Spanning across 30 acres, the campus boasts cutting-edge infrastructure, complete with campus-wide Wi-Fi connectivity, fully furnished classrooms, lecture theatres, computer labs, multipurpose hall, an auditorium, sporting facilities, ample parking, 24/7 security, and a fully-fledged on-campus hostel. Students from MDIS campuses in Singapore, Uzbekistan, and Tajikistan can expect to engage in transnational education opportunities, as the institution has campuses situated in four different locations which provides students with a comprehensive global outlook.
Student, Cassandra Zoey Sebastian pursuing the Diploma in Mass Communication at the Kolej, had this to say about her experience: “The subjects that I learn is very impactful and the spectrum covered is very broad. This enables me to gain a depth of knowledge which prepares me well for my future job.”
In conclusion, Kolej MDIS Malaysia offers programmes designed to provide students with knowledge and skills that are in high demand by employers in a variety of industries. To ensure students are well-prepared to enter the workforce and make meaningful contributions to their chosen fields, it places a strong emphasis on practical learning and hands-on experience. The commitment of the institution to providing industry-relevant and career-focused programmes reflects its commitment to producing highly skilled graduates who can excel in a competitive job market.
For more information about Kolej MDIS Malaysia and its programmes, please visit their official website at www.mdis.edu.my.
Organization: Kolej MDIS Malaysia
Contact Person: Ms Sinita Chopra
Address: Kolej MDIS Malaysia, Persiaran Graduan, Kota Ilmu, 79200, Iskandar Puteri, Johor Darul Ta’zim, Malaysia
Release Id: 2106234248