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Taylor’s University, The People’s Choice
A world-class leader in education, year after year.
Taylor’s University is a member of the Taylor’s Education Group, which also comprises Taylor’s College, Garden International School, Australian International School Malaysia, Sri Garden Schools, Nexus International School, Putrajaya and Nexus International School Singapore. Since its inception in 1969, Taylor’s has become one of Malaysia’s most successful and reputable private higher education institutions.
Taylor’s has continuously provided excellent services for its students in terms of diverse study options, relevant curriculum and teaching methods, ongoing partnerships with leading universities worldwide, strong industry linkages, up-to-date facilities and well-equipped campuses.
From foundation and diploma, to degree, post-graduate and professional programmes, Taylor’s University offers its students a myriad of study options. Students can choose to enroll in fields such as Architecture, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Quantity Surveying, Biosciences, Law, Business, Communications, Design, Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Arts, Medicine and Pharmacy, among others.
Taylor’s was also voted as the Most Popular Private College and/or University in Malaysia for a consecutive two years in 2008 and 2009, out of more than 100 other institutions. These results were based on the Malaysian Student Survey which surveyed close to 9,000 respondents aged 16 to 19.
The quality of the undergraduate teaching and learning at Taylor’s was acknowledged time and again when it garnered a ‘Tier 5: Excellent’ rating in the Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education (SETARA), by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia in 2009 and 2011. SETARA rating is conducted every 2 years and it measures the overall undergraduate teaching and learning quality of the institution at university level. Taylor’s has also received numerous recognitions locally and internationally from professional bodies such as the CDIO Initiative (Conceiving, Designing, Implementing, Operating), the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), Pacific Association of Quantity Surveyors (PAQS) and General Pharmaceutical Council UK (GPHC), to name a few.
In 2010, Taylor’s won the Putra Brand Award (Gold) in the Education & Learning category; another testament of its unwavering commitment to deliver the best in education. This recognition from the industry and 6,000 consumers who were involved in the online survey adds another feather in the cap for Taylor’s. Taylor’s University won the Gold Award again in 2011 and 2012, reinforcing Taylor’s reputation as the people’s choice.
Winning the Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Gold Award for two consecutive years - 2011 and 2012, an award that demonstrates true consumer trust through an independent survey, also illustrated Taylor’s solid place in the hearts of many Malaysians.
Taylor’s University was name the Best Brand in the Education category for Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts, at the BrandLaureates SMEs Chapter Awards 2011. Being awarded for its dedication and quality education in the field of hospitality, tourism and culinary arts under the Corporate Branding category serves as a great start for the year 2012 for Taylor's University.
The Taylor’s University Lakeside Campus received the prestigious PAM Gold Award in September 2011 from Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM), in Category 5 (Education), for its inspiring architecture and landscape. The PAM awards are the premier architecture awards in Malaysia, held bi-annually to recognise the best in architectural work around Malaysia.
Today, Taylor’s continues to play a strong role in developing Malaysia’s human resource capital, and boasts a 69,000-strong alumnus, many of whom have become leaders in their respective fields.
Taylor’s College Pre-U
A centre of excellence in Pre-University Studies
Pre-University education is a crucial time of preparation to lead students towards their university of choice and career path of their dreams. Therefore, receiving the best in Pre-University education is of paramount importance.
Established in 1969, Taylor's College provides uncompromised British, Australian, Canadian and international Pre-University education.
For over 40 years, Taylor’s College has been a centre of excellence in Pre-University Studies in Malaysia, renowned for its academic excellence and unbeatable track record in placing students in top universities around the world. Many Taylor’s students also pursue their tertiary education locally or through twinning programmes.
Having carved a name for itself as one of the largest pre-university centres in the world, Taylor’s College is a well-known pioneer and leading centre of Pre-University studies with the following recognitions:
- The first South Australian Matriculation programme in Malaysia, and today the largest South Australian Matriculation centre in the world.
- The biggest independent centre for Cambridge A Levels in the world, the largest in Malaysia and the first to be awarded the Cambridge International Fellowship Centre status.
- Pioneer of the Canadian Pre-University programme in Malaysia (1983).
- In 2009, Taylor’s College introduced the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IBDP) and is one of 11 IB World Schools in Malaysia.
Top students in Malaysia and the region have benefited from studying at Taylor’s College in a competitive environment that brings out each individual’s potential. Through the Taylor’s Graduate Capabilities (TGC) initiative, Taylor’s aims to produce leaders who are well-equipped with the necessary capabilities to start ahead and stay ahead as they progress into university and subsequently in their career.
Taylor’s College Subang Jaya was awarded the highest rating of ‘Tier 6: Outstanding’ in the College-Based Category on the Malaysian Quality Evaluation System for Private Colleges (MyQUEST) 2010/2011, by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE). In addition, the College also achieved a 6-star rating in another two cluster-based categories, namely ‘General Programmes’ and ‘International’. This award is a feather in a cap and a seal of excellence on the quality of our pre-university education.
Taylor’s College Pre-University programmes are available at two campuses: Taylor’s College Subang Jaya and Taylor’s College Sri Hartamas.
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