Established in 2001, the primary objective of YPC International College is to offer affordable educational opportunities to all.
Through its strategic partnership with Yayasan Pendidikan Cheras, YPC International College adds a new dimension to educational social responsibility by providing scholarships and financial assistance to students, and free training for teachers and rewarding students who excel in examinations yearly.
YPC International College is committed to impart quality and excellence in education by providing students with the well-structured programmes in Business Information Technology, Accounting and Finance, Multimedia Computing, Business Management and e-Business Technology & Management. It aims to equip students with the most current knowledge and skills in business and information technology, to ensure that the future generations are well prepared to face the progressive and ever changing world of tomorrow.
Since 2005, YPC International College has collaborated with Liverpool John Moores University in United Kingdom to offer Bachelor's Degree programmes to students, and subsequently Masters' Degree programmes.
The college's campus in Cheras has a conducive study environment with dedicated facilities using the latest industry standard equipment. Its lecturers are professionally trained and supported by experienced tutors and a committed support staff.
YPC International College is unique in that it serves the community - it is not a "community college" but rather it is a college that serves the needs of the community. YPC International College aims to be "the champion of quality affordable education".
We aim to be a learning institution that meets the educational needs and expectation of the community and industry, using next generation tools and technology to face the challenges of the 21st century. In doing so, we have embedded our footprint in the Malaysian educational populace and set the benchmark as the "champion of quality affordable education".
With our motto "Now, everyone can study", our mission is to provide quality affordable educational opportunities to anybody who requires it through strategic partnership with Liverpool John Moores University; we have expanded the community of learning and knowledge to all stratum of society. We are a firm believer and fully subscribe to the notion that "education is the currency of the world".
YPC International College is yet another milestone in the plan of Yayasan Pendidikan Cheras to provide quality education at an affordable cost. We believe quality education to the critical masses is the formula for the success of a nation. Education is nation building and YPC International College is committed to this element of nation building.
YPC International College is a practical, career-focused educational institution. Our mission is to equip you with all the skills, knowledge and contacts you need to succeed in the real world - and to get you started in your career. We offer a personal, high quality service to meet your needs.
We have a wonderful study environments with dedicated facilities using the latest industry standard equipment. Our lecturers are professionally trained and supported by experienced tutors and a committed support staff.
At YPC International College, we are interested in how education helps our student's success in employment or business.
We chose the name "YPC International College" for our institution because information technology and the world wide web represent a restructuring technology that has transformed the world into a "global village" with instantaneous, two-way communication and a unique ability for anyone and everyone to participate and contribute.
We hope like many others, you will choose YPC International College as the pathway for your educational future.
Datuk Seri Syed Ali Alhabshee
YPC International College's degree programmes are in collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), in Liverpool UK, a university that is ranked as top 100 in The Times Higher Education World University Rankings of universities below 50 years. LJMU degrees are well received in the marketplace.
In April 2015, Kolej Teknologi YPC-iTWEB signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with LJMU that opened a new chapter of partnership of a direct pathway to a UK degree from its foundation programme. Beginning from September 2015, students who have successfully completed a one-year Foundation Programme at YPC International College will have the option of continuing a three-year degree programme at LJMU. They will be exempted from doing the A-level programme, and they do not need to apply through University & Colleges Admission Service (UCAS)
YPC International College's students who wish to further their three-year degree programme in the United Kingdom are able to choose from more than 19 Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science programmes from LJMU (See appendix #)
With its historical and cultural links to Malaysia, the UK has always been a preferred country of higher education. Liverpool, touted as the European Capital of Culture, is a safe and conducive city for living and studying. There are approximately 24,000 students living in the city that is accessible and within walking distance to many facilities.
YPC International College has a comprehensive pastoral care system where students are taken care of the moment they set foot in Liverpool. There would be pickups from airports and student's accommodations are available within the vicinity of the university. YPC International College counsellors would keep in constant contact with the students to ensure that they have moral, pastoral and education support.
Below are words from LJMU addressing to students studying at their partner organisations such as YPC International College.
“We would like to extend a warm welcome to Liverpool John Moores University. As a student studying on an LJMU programme in one of our partner organisations your learning experience has been approved by the University. We expect your educational experience to be equivalent to attending a programme of study here at the University. While your location will be different, the academic standards of your programme are expected to be equivalent. The University has in place a number of processes to ensure this for you and remains in close contact with your organisation throughout your programme.
You may be studying on a programme belonging to your institution with the opportunity to progress onto an LJMU programme. In this scenario the University has approved your organisation’s programme as equivalent to studying on a University programme. The decision as to which level of the University programme you will progress to have been approved by LJMU.
We work closely with your institution to ensure you have all the help you need to achieve your qualification. You will be introduced early in the academic year to your LJMU link tutor who works with your programme team. We are looking forward to seeing you achieve your qualification and attending, if possible, our graduation ceremony.
Your progression and success are very important to us so please remember that we’re here to assist you throughout your journey with us.”
YPC International College students who have successfully completed the YPC International College Foundation programmes will be accepted into the degree programmes in LJMU, United Kingdom as follow:
- Business and Accounting
- BSc (Hons) Accounting & Finance
- BA (Hons) Business & Public Relations
- BA (Hons) Business Management
- BA (Hons) Business Studies
- BA (Hons) Human Resource Management
- BA (Hons) Marketing
- BA (Hons) Events Management
- BA (Hons) Tourism & Leisure Management
- BSc (Hons) Psychology
- BSc (Hons) Maritime Business & Management
- BSc (Hons) Management, Transport & Logistics
- BSc (Hons) Nautical Science
- BSc (Hons) Computer Studies
- BSc (Hons) Computer Forensics
- BSc (Hons) Software Engineering
- BSc (Hons) Cyber Security
- Built Environment
- BSc (Hons) Construction Management
- BSc (Hons) Architectural Technology
- BSc (Hons) Quantity Surveying
- BSc (Hons) Building Surveying
- BSc (Hons) Real Estate Management & Business
Acceptance onto the LJMU awards is subject to achievement of the appropriate English Language entry criteria. This means a minimum of 40% in the Study Skills & Critical Thinking and English Proficiency modules and IELTS 6.0 or equivalent.
RECOGNITION & ACCREDITATION
YPC International College has received recognition and accreditation from Malaysian authorities, Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam(JPA) and Malaysian Qualification Agency(MQA) for the following programmes:
|List Of Courses
|Foundation in Business & Information Technology
|Foundation in Business
|Foundation in Science
|Diploma in Accountancy
|Diploma in Business Management
|Diploma in Creative Multimedia
|Diploma in E-Business Technology
|BSc(Hons) e-Business Technology and Management
|BSc(Hons) Information Technology and Multimedia Computing
(New Name: BSc(Hons) Multimedia Computing)
|BSc(Hons) Accounting and Finance
|BA(Hons) Business Management
JPA Website - https://app.mohe.gov.my/iktiraf/
( Go to "Semak Kelayakan". Look under Country "Malaysia" and Institution "Kolej Teknologi YPC-iTWEB, Cheras, Kuala Lumpur" )
MQA Website - http://www2.mqa.gov.my/mqr/
( Use keyword "YPC" in Name of Institution when searching )