First City University College

First City University College

First City University College

First City University College, previously known as KBU International College, is a private higher education institution established by the First Nationwide Group, the owner and developer of the 1000 acres integrated township and commercial district of Bandar Utama in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Quality education has always been the hallmark of First City UC. The institution has a fine tradition of providing quality and affordable higher education to Malaysian and international students since its establishment in 1990.

With an exemplary track record of over 33 years in providing private higher education of high quality in Malaysia, First City UC’s graduates and alumni are now positioned globally as successful professionals, entrepreneurs, and industry award winners.

First City UC is ideally located in the vibrant and bustling township of Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya. The institution offers students with a 13-acre, full-fledged campus with on-campus accommodation and a modern and well-equipped Sports Centre.

First City University College has achieved a significant milestone by becoming one of the top-tier higher education institutions in Malaysia, receiving a "Competitive" rating in the SETARA 2022 assessment

First City University College, previously known as KBU International College, is a private higher education institution established by the First Nationwide Group, the owner and developer of the 1000 acres integrated township and commercial district of Bandar Utama in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Quality education has always been the hallmark of First City UC. The institution has a fine tradition of providing quality and affordable higher education to Malaysian and international students since its establishment in 1990.

With an exemplary track record of over 33 years in providing private higher education of high quality in Malaysia, First City UC’s graduates and alumni are now positioned globally as successful professionals, entrepreneurs, and industry award winners.

First City UC is ideally located in the vibrant and bustling township of Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya. The institution offers students with a 13-acre, full-fledged campus with on-campus accommodation and a modern and well-equipped Sports Centre.

First City University College has achieved a significant milestone by becoming one of the top-tier higher education institutions in Malaysia, receiving a "Competitive" rating in the SETARA 2022 assessment

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Key Information
icon Intake 2024/25
Foundation
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 20 May 2024
  • 17 Sep 2024

Diploma
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 04 Jun 2024
  • 07 Oct 2024

Degree
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 04 Jun 2024
  • 07 Oct 2024

Masters
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 20 May 2024
  • 17 Sep 2024

icon Year Established : 1990
icon Rankings
icon Intake 2024/25
Foundation
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 20 May 2024
  • 17 Sep 2024
Diploma
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 04 Jun 2024
  • 07 Oct 2024
Degree
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 04 Jun 2024
  • 07 Oct 2024
Masters
  • 22 Jan 2024
  • 20 May 2024
  • 17 Sep 2024
Strengths & Highlights
Why you should consider First City University College
Why you should consider
First City University College

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This is attested by collaboration with the following foreign higher education institutions:

  • The Anglia Ruskin University, UK: With a student population of 39,400, it is one of the largest universities in East England with multiple awards to its name.
  • Teesside University, UK: With a rich history of over 85 years in the field of tertiary education, this institution has had students from 100 nations passing through its doors.
  • Hotel and Tourism Management Institute, Switzerland: This institution is ranked 13th in the world in 2021 by QS World University Rankings for Hospitality & Leisure Management. It also ranks top ten for “Employer Reputation”.

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First City UC has a broad range of industry relevant Programmes to ensure graduate employability. Our students’ education and training are supported by the following:

  • Our state-of-the art laboratories, workshops, studios and IT Centre
  • Our strong links and collaborations with Industry, Trade Associations and Professional Bodies for student internship placements
  • Conducive eco-friendly purpose-built campus with student accommodation
  • Public exhibition of students’ work at 1Utama Shopping Centre

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First City University College campus is situated in the bustling township of Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya. So students get to enjoy:

  • Eco-Friendly Urban Campus - Green buildings with lush indoor soft-scaped areas, naturally lit and ventilated corridors and generous common areas for relaxation and interaction
  • Campus Safety and Security - This campus is designed and managed with safety and security in mind such as CCTV security surveillance system and 24/7 security check, patrols by Bandar Utama Auxilary Police Force
  • One Utama Shopping Centre - Malaysia’s largest shopping centre and ranked 7th largest in the world
  • Recreation Facilities - 9-hole golf course with Clubhouse, Olympic-size swimming pool, Tennis, Badminton, Futsal Courts etc
  • Public Transportation System & Connectivity - Mass Rapid Transport (MRT), buses, taxis and e-hailing service and 30-minute drive to Kuala Lumpur, capital city of Malaysia
  • Other Amenities - 4-5 Star hotels, Post Office and Police Station

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  • First City University College (First City UC) envisioned an exclusive environment where students could study, work, and live.
  • First City UC was established by the First Nationwide Group, the owner and developer of the Bandar Utama township and commercial district in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
  • The location of First City UC is in the bustling Bandar Utama City Centre (BUCC), which is home to many commercial and business entities as well as multinationals.
  • All programmes offered at First City UC cater to the needs of various business or commercial sectors in the vicinity of BUCC.
  • Graduates of First City UC can seek employment opportunities in the BUCC community, where there are many job openings.
  • First City UC students are also privileged to be part of the living community of Bandar Utama if they choose to remain there after graduation.
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