First City University College
Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
- 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. It is also rated 'Berdaya Saing (Competitive)' in the latest SETARA rating.
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
Industry-relevant programmes in collaboration with partner universities and professional institutions overseas to provide experiential learning
Highly Qualified Lecturers
Lecturers with notable academic and industry experience, many of whom are members of the relevant professional bodies and associations
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
Modern Eco-Friendly Urban Campus
Plenty of lush soft-scaped areas for relaxation and interaction
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.
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
Students can choose from a range of scholarships and financial aids catering to different needs and circumstances. Check out the options below.