DISTED College

George Town, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia

Quick Facts

  • Premier non-profit college in Penang
  • Pioneer of pre-university programmes, especially A-Level and SACE International
  • Rated 5-Stars in the latest MyQUEST rating

About DISTED College

DISTED College is a premier not-for-profit private college owned by the Wawasan Education Foundation. Founded in 1985 as Penang’s very first private tertiary institution, DISTED is committed to providing education and training to young students to serve the needs of industry and community.

The college offers a wide range of high quality industry-relevant programmes, from Pre-University level to Bachelor Degrees, as well as Professional Qualifications in Business, Hospitality, Psychology, Computing & IT, Multimedia and Accounting.

At DISTED College, students can take part in a credit transfer programme to complete their studies at globally well-known universities in countries such as the UK, Australia and in the US. The college also offers access to a host of industry experts which form their Industry Advisory Panels. 

DISTED College Ranking & Reputation

Disted College is rated 5-Stars in the latest MyQUEST rating.


Why Study at DISTED College

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Dual Award Diploma Programmes
Along with DISTED’s Diploma, you can obtain an additional BTEC Higher National Diploma (UK-awarded) that’ll equip you with practical, real-world skills and knowledge to give you an edge over your peers!

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Approved & Accredited by MOHE and MQA
All programmes at DISTED are approved by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), so you can be assured of the quality of the courses and teaching

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Pioneer of Pre-University Programmes
DISTED has been successfully conducting the South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE International) programme since 1987; and the Cambridge A-Level programme since 1995


Campus Location

DISTED College’s main campus, the Yeap Chor Ee Heritage Campus, is located amongst the tree-lined Macalister Road in Penang. The campus is situated in the middle of the bustling city known for its metropolitan life and arts and culture. The YCE Campus  can be easily accessed via public transport and car.

DISTED also has another location hosting their School of Hospitality Management located at the Wawasan City Campus on China Street Ghaut within UNESCO World Heritage City of George Town.


Courses Offered

DISTED College offers a number of programmes in the Business, Hospitality, Computer Science, Engineering and Psychology fields. As a pioneer of pre-university programmes, it also offers popular courses such as A-Level and SACE International.

Featured programmes at DISTED College

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

Cambridge GCE A-Level (Science) (3 Subjects)

Intake

Jan, Mar, Jun, Jul, Sep

Fees

RM17,520

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

SACE International (Arts)

Intake

Jan, Mar, Jun, Jul, Aug

Fees

RM16,260

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

Diploma in Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Intake

Jan, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Oct

Fees

RM30,420

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

Diploma in Hotel Management

Intake

Jan, Apr, Jun, Jul, Aug, Oct

Fees

RM30,420

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

Bachelor of Psychology (Hons) with HELP University

Intake

Jan, May, Jul, Aug, Oct

Fees

RM56,148


Scholarships

DISTED offers its own scholarships for students showing promising academic and leadership potential. Check out some of the scholarships offered by DISTED College below.

DISTED College

George Town, Pulau Pinang

WEF/YCE Pre-University Studies/Diploma Merit Award

Amount

Up to 100% tuition fee waiver

Study Level

Pre-U, Foundation, Diploma

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

WEF/YCE Degree Merit Award

Amount

Up to RM8,000 tuition fee waiver

Study Level

Bachelor's Degree

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George Town, Pulau Pinang

DISTED-LYL Bursary Award

Amount

Up to RM9,000 tuition fee waiver

Study Level

Pre-U, Diploma