First City University College

Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia

Quick Facts

  • Affordable, quality education and lifestyle at one ideal location
  • Recognised as a University College by the Ministry of Higher Education in December 2014
  • Industry-relevant programmes that are accredited by MQA and relevant professional bodies and associations
     

About First City University College

First City University College, formerly known as KBU International College, is a private university college in Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor. Established in 1990, it was upgraded to the status of university college in December 2014.

First City UC offers a range of foundation, diploma, degree and postgraduate courses. Fields of study include design, engineering, computing, business, accounting, mass communication, hospitality and tourism management. 

First City UC has over 31 years of experience in producing award-winning and highly sought-after graduates. The campus, located in the bustling Bandar Utama, is built in the style of modern architecture and is complete with state-of-the-art facilities. 

First City University College Ranking & Reputation

First City UC has come a long way since its inception as a 4-storey shop known as Kolej Swasta Bandar Utama (KSBU). 

In 2014, it received the University College status from the Ministry of Higher Education. 

First City UC has also established partnerships with international institutions such as Anglia Ruskin University, UK and Hotel & Tourism Management Institute Switzerland.


Why Study at First City University College

quality-education

Quality Education
Industry-relevant programmes in collaboration with partner universities and professional institutions overseas to provide experiential learning

lecturers

Highly Qualified Lecturers
Lecturers with notable academic and industry experience, many of whom are members of the relevant professional bodies and associations

facilities

State-of-the-Art Facilities
Equipped with top-notch facilities for its various programmes such as design studio, precision protyping 3D printer, fashion studio broadcasting studio and electronic prototyping laboratory

eco-friendly-campus

Modern Eco-Friendly Urban Campus
Plenty of lush soft-scaped areas for relaxation and interaction


Campus Location

First City UC is strategically located in the centre of Petaling Jaya. It can be easily accessed through major highways, MRT, buses and other forms of public transport. Within its vicinity are various facilities and amenities, including the popular hotspot, 1Utama shopping mall. 


Courses Offered

First City UC is most well-known for its design and built environment programmes such as graphic design, interior architecture, furniture and product design, and fashion marketing. It also offers a variety of programmes including engineering, computing, business, accounting, mass communication, hospitality and tourism management. 

Here is the list of programmes you can pursue at First City UC.

  • Foundation in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Business Administration
  • Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Mass Communication
  • BA (Hons) Business Management
  • BA (Hons) Marketing
  • BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance
  • BBA (Hons) Hospitality Management
  • BA (Hons) Mass Communication
  • Foundation in Engineering, Science & Technology
  • Diploma in Electronic Engineering
  • Diploma in Mechatronics
  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Electronic Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering with Honours
  • Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Intelligent Systems) (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Information Systems (Hons) in Business Management
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Networking & Security) (Hons)
  • ​​Foundation in Art & Design
  • Diploma in Graphic Design
  • Diploma in Interior Design
  • BA (Hons) Graphic Design
  • BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design
  • BA (Hons) Furniture & Product Design
  • BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing

Featured programmes at First City University College

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

Foundation in Art & Design

Intake

Jan, May, Jul

Fees

RM14,000

Malaysia's leading art and design university college

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

Diploma in Graphic Design

Intake

Jan, May, Jul, Oct

Fees

RM34,440

Malaysia's leading art and design university college

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

Diploma in Interior Design

Intake

Jan, May, Jul, Oct

Fees

RM33,210

Malaysia's leading art and design university college

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

BA (Hons) Interior Architecture & Design

Intake

Feb, Jun, Jul, Sep

Fees

RM59,000

Malaysia's leading art and design university college

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

BA (Hons) Fashion Marketing

Intake

Feb, Jun, Jul, Sep

Fees

RM54,080

Malaysia's leading art and design university college


Scholarships

Students can choose from a range of scholarships and financial aids catering to different needs and circumstances. Check out the options below.

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

First City UC Merit Scholarship

Amount

Up to RM15,000 depending on programme

Study Level

Foundation, Diploma

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

First City UC UEC Scholarship

Amount

Up to 100% fee waiver

Study Level

Foundation, Diploma

First City University College

Bandar Utama, Selangor

First City UC Bursary Award

Amount

Up to RM 5,000 fee waiver

Study Level

Foundation, Diploma, Short Course